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Is It Time You Made This Business Confession?

AnnaFarmery
We all drift. We don’t mean to, it just happens. Whether it is from our original intentions of why we set up our business, our intention to focus on our goals or even an early morning exercise routine. We are human, right?
Is It Time You Made This Business Confession?

5 Ways You're Scaring Off Candidates On Social Media

Lauren Riley
The likes of LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+ have made it a lot easier to find and approach candidates when you’re trying to fill a role, but how do you know when you’re taking social media too far?
5 Ways You're Scaring Off Candidates On Social Media

Social Media Policies and More: Managing Digital Era Risks

Courtney Hunt
You need to be prepared to manage the risks associated with operating in the digital era regardless of whether social media and other digital technologies are part of your organization’s strategic agenda. It is critical that you ensure your policies reflect digital era realities and that employees and managers understand not just the “new” rules, but also how “old” rules apply.
Social Media Policies and More: Managing Digital Era Risks

Employee Engagement: Fostering the Courage to Push Back

SueCockburn
The best leaders among us have learned to foster a culture where employees are not afraid to push back or share their thoughts, even though they may differ from those who they report to. These leaders look beyond the person and their imperfect approach to the feedback being given.
Employee Engagement: Fostering the Courage to Push Back

Evaluating Sales Candidates: See Her Walk the Walk, Not Just Talk the Talk

lbsalz
If you accept the premise that an interview is the ultimate sales call, then you would expect the candidate to be conducting her own needs analysis of the role – determining what you are looking for in the right candidate.
Evaluating Sales Candidates: See Her Walk the Walk, Not Just Talk the Talk

HR’s Critical Role In Social Business Transformation

Britopian
HR or OD (Organizational Development) plays a critical role to the success of social business transformation for many reasons. They have the ear of company leadership. They interact with employees at all levels and in every job function. They understand the structures of each organization they support.
HR’s Critical Role In Social Business Transformation

HR Role in Social Media Strategy

sandeemiller
HR needs to be involved in social media strategy. It helps them recruit the best talent. You also need their support to handle employee issues that can arise when you have social media.
HR Role in Social Media Strategy

Social Business Readiness: 5 Questions for Human Resources

Vanessa DiMauro
Organizations usually benefit when there are multiple intersections among staffers through social media. Human resources is in a position to facilitate these efforts and create useful applications and adoption of social media best practices throughout the organization.

How Investigators Can Make Friends with Social Media

isightsoftware
Social media sites can be used to assist in internal investigations. Social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have helped human resource professionals, insurance claims investigators and others when it comes to getting the facts during an investigation.