Social Media

Inter-coms keep us connected and real

We’re not really as social as we think. According to a new social media research report from Ventana Research, most organizations (59%) still actively prohibit social media usage. Also, HRxAnalysts recently published the 2012 Index of Social Technology in HR and Recruiting and the research report documents the ongoing shift in how organizations acquire and manage technology.… more Inter-coms keep us connected and real

#HRTechChat: Yes, you need another world of work Twitter chat

These kids today with their hashtag streams and news/content sharing and their Twitter chats and their rock and roll entrepreneurism… Right on. Maybe you old folk (like me) have a hard enough time even reading the newspaper online (unlike me), much less this blog or any other, keep in mind that according to this Facebook statistic… more #HRTechChat: Yes, you need another world of work Twitter chat

Like OccupyFacebook in Nondescript Building 4

The show of hands was clear. There were at least 20-30 people out of 250+ whose companies still block access to Facebook and other social networks. This revelation came literally at the nondescript interim Facebook headquarters at the end of day of ERE Media’s latest must-attend event, the Recruiting Innovation Summit. Facebook is a company that lives… more Like OccupyFacebook in Nondescript Building 4

Don’t burst those bubbles – they’re the real talent communities

Everybody keeps talking about the hot new social and mobile technologies and whether or not we’re in another bubble. Steve Blank, Marc Andreessen and a myriad of related tech pundits and economists are weighing in on the debate. I used to worry about bubbles and company valuations. But now? Bubbles make for much needed, truly… more Don’t burst those bubbles – they’re the real talent communities