Accepting (Or Rejecting) LinkedIn Invites

I love connecting with new people online. I often make connections through Twitter (especially Tweet Chats), conversations in groups on LinkedIn, via comments sections on websites/blogs, I’ve met people via Periscope and Blab and recently discovered HipChat (how cool is that!? Thanks Melissa!). However one thing I don’t generally do is accept LinkedIn invites from people I … Continue reading Accepting (Or Rejecting) LinkedIn Invites

Hard Truth: I Would Judge You On Your Social Media Profile

Yup, let's face it. We've all done it. Sussed out that new work contact on LinkedIn or Twitter (maybe Google Circles... or not) and judged them a little. Unprofessional photo (Wearing tinsel in his hair? Really?!) Mistakes in the description of the copywriter job she had... wouldn't recommend her to anyone! A bio written in … Continue reading Hard Truth: I Would Judge You On Your Social Media Profile

Rethinking Your Assumptions about Social Media & Learning

Does your organisation have a Social Media Policy? A Technology Policy? A BYOD (bring your own device) Policy? A Policy for Creating Policies Policy? While (as someone who has worked in People & Culture for quite a while and is a bit of a Type A) I appreciate the value of a good policy which helps manage a … Continue reading Rethinking Your Assumptions about Social Media & Learning