India, June 29 -- We are living in a world high on social media and social networking. Whether you know it or not, you could already be connected to the person who can and will give you your big break. And Facebook and Twitter have got lots to do with your dream job.

This is not just about candidates looking for jobs or top-notch contacts. It is a give-and-take situation. Social networking has also become more and more essential as a way for companies and recruiters to find the right talent. Leading companies like Accenture will be using social media to make as many as 40% of their hires in the next few years.

Social media can be used to boost one's job search as many businesses now embrace social media as part of their talent attractio...