#YSTANDOUT a new generation of HR leaders

How to define our generation? How do we see ourselves and how do others describe our attitudes and personality? What a better way to answer these questions than on a Youtube video that would be posted on a couple of websites and Facebook pages? After all, that is how Generation Y communicates. We need to be constantly connected.  We want to demonstrate our creativeness,...

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HR Summit 2012- Ignite a Social Workplace with Impact99

  What started as a vision over a coffee a year ago in Vancouver is now an annual HR event like none other. We are just a few weeks away from unveiling the 2012 Impact99 website and launching registration. (You can get a sneak peak and sign up for the VIP list here)   So what is a "Social" workplace?  In a world where customers want to connect with the brands they like in a...

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Cultivating a digital mindset

Today I hosted a half day workshop with 16 savvy sales leaders and we talked about social media in the workplace. The same conversations came up that I hear all around me in the corporate world. Desire to generally engage but concerns around:...

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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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