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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Four Critical Conversations that Maximize Employee Engagement & Performance

The role of managers and supervisors in the employee engagement process is vital. This is something we all know. Recently, a client asked me to outline some of the key conversations that need to occur between managers and supervisors and their teams. The initial list was huge but I was able to combine some ideas and eliminate others to come up with the four critical conversations I believe need...

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Susan Varty will be at Impact 99

Who you are (the official version)? Susan Varty, co-founder of Social Tactics, has been providing writing services, digital strategy, and technology advice to small businesses and corporate clients since 2006. With a strong background in enterprise software, she is a non-traditional marketer and power social media user/blogger. Susan also teaches business communications at Seneca College and is...

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