We’ve talked before about how hot the theme of ‘innovation’ is. In the technology world, much of what’s filed under ‘innovation’ is related to cloud technology, or mobile, or ‘apps’. What isn’t so hot, in my observation, is technology that … Read more
There are technologies that transform an economy (railroads), and technologies that lead to an industry (and an economy) treading water (railroads.) HR technology is a transformative set of technologies, one I can’t wait to dig in to. The place to … Read more
Googling “social media policy” returns nearly 5 million hits – obviously a topic getting lots of attention. Modifying the search to “personal social media policy” reduces the hits by 99%. That’s relatively scant attention to how individuals could or should … Read more
Twitter is a powerful social networking tool that helps you brand yourself and grow your own community of followers. Just as with any professional or social network, everything you do on Twitter can have a positive or negative impact on … Read more
One that digs social media as THE engine driving recruiting, learning and organizational development.
And the other that does not.
That was pretty clear during last night’s #TChat about social media in the workplace. Some of you may … Read more
While many students and professionals have jumped into the blogosphere to share their POV with the world on different topics, industries and areas of interest, some out there are more hesitant to make the investment and commitment to full-time blogging.… Read more
I’ve recently gotten into the practice of managing, organizing and consulting for Twitter chats including #LBSchat, #TChat and others. Bear with me in this very straightforward methodology for creating a chat on Twitter.
A Definition: What’s a Twitter chat?
A … Read more
Today’s guest post is by our talented colleague and friend Karla Porter. Karla is the Director of Work Force Development and Human Resources for a chamber of business, industry and economic development agency in Pennsylvania and blogs about Human Capital … Read more
Being as passionate as I am about social media’s ever-growing role in the career search process, I proudly thank LinkedIn, one of my favorite social media networking tools, for helping me obtain my current position.
How I Found My Job … Read more
Crowdsourcing. It’s more than just a popular buzzword.
It’s a really useful community knowledge-sharing technique. Think of it as an open call for tasks, information or data collection – mostly through new media technology.
Often, a passionate, informed crowd can … Read more
With so much great advice out there about how to build one’s personal brand through blogging, Twitter, LinkedIn and other networks, it’s important not to forget how all of it applies to one’s Facebook activity.
Here are some top personal … Read more
When I started the career search process during the second year of my MBA program, I encountered a serious challenge. Having multiple talents, strengths and potential career paths, I was faced with the daunting task of having to identify and … Read more