Finding your voice- in life and at work

  A couple of weeks ago, I was visiting my 15 month old grandson, Roudi. He had just started to say his first words and was so excited to try to communicate these with me. You could see the wonder in his eyes as he showed me his toys and was trying to voice their names. Everything is brand new in his eyes and it is a joy to behold and to watch him test out his new voice. So this got me...

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Social Media Myths Explored Through the Movies

    I love this blog post from blogger Andy Headworth and his SironaSays blog.  Thank you Andy, for permission to republish your post! ~Christine How famous film quotes highlight some social media myths The use of social media in the last 12 - 18 months has become a widespread tool in the business toolbox (although frustratingly scant in recruiting circles), and  has fostered...

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Social Media Snafus – Implications for HR

Oops!! When well-known organisations make big social media blunders, what can it mean for HR? Blogger Kyle Lagunas has something to say about that in the following guest post. He highlights some very public blunders that occurred in 2011 involving such well-known sources as Qantas, Ashton Kutcher and even the Red Cross.  What implications do you see for HR? ...

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Aligning Corporate and Employee Branding- IKEA nails it

  You've probably seen or heard about the IKEA recruitment video on YouTube.  It's making the rounds.  Thomas Otter, Research Vice President with Gartner Research, blogged about it recently and I liked what he had to say.  Now- what do YOU think?   ~Christine ...

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10 Principles of Employee Engagement

David Zinger is a sought after author, educator, coach, and consultant focused intently on employee engagement. We are delighted to have him share his "10 Principles of Employee Engagement" on the Impact People Practices blog.  ...

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