Geoff Webb joins Impact 99

BLOGGER SPOTLIGHT 2011 for Impact99This post features Geoff Webb and he's got a great message to share.  Who you are (the official version)? I am Geoff Webb and I am the owner and CEO of Radical Events.  We are a Recruitment and Social Media training/learning organization based out of Toronto, Canada. Who you are (the unofficial version)—3 things that are unique about you? Ah Three...

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99 Reasons impact99 makes sense for HR

Follow @followimpact99 99 days ago, a vision was born. To gather 99 senior HR executives in one place, for one day with some of North America's top Social Media experts... and see what could happen. IMPACT99 promises to be not just an event but a groundbreaking collaboration and ground shaker for Canadian HR. Today, we invite you to meet some of our Presenters, Coaches and Founders as we...

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Social Media & HR: What we can learn from Hyatt Hotels

In my continued search for innovative HR departments tapping into the OPPORTUNITY that comes from becoming more social and open I found the Facebook page for HYATT CAREERS. The man behind the page, which now boasts over 19,000 fans and counting is Randy Goldberg VP of Recruiting for Hyatt Hotels. For those of you not familiar with the Hyatt Hotel brand, here is a little snapshot....

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Social Media Leadership & the Vancouver Riots

I am embarrassed. I am in disbelief. I am mad. To see the absolute mayhem and destruction in Vancouver last night after the Vancouver Canucks lost the Stanley Cup Finals was nothing short of disgusting. For a city that just a few hours early was at its finest, we sure managed to turn that 2010 Olympic and 2011 Stanley Cup Playoff energy and buzz into ridicule and shame. Yet through the chaos,...

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4 Tools that changed how I work

Media and Technology has transformed HOW I work, not to mention the kind of work I do. It is new within 18-24 months for me, actually every single tool here is new within that timeframe for me and now it's the new NORMAL for me and my company Impact People Practices. Here are 5 things that have made me more productive and more connected. My hope is that you will leave this post inspired to try...

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