social media

January 4, 2016

Candidates: For the last time, beware of what you post!!

The need for caution on social media has become increasingly apparent the further we dive into today’s growing digital space. This is especially true when it […]
May 30, 2014

ELF 2014 Presentations Available For Download

It has been an absolute pleasure  to speak at the European Leadership Forum in Wisla Poland.  Digital and Social Media are ingrained into our daily lives. […]
March 19, 2014

The Trouble with “Omnichannel Recruiting”

Trendy Buzzwords Point to Same Communication Issues I recently came across an article being circulated among retail recruiters that showcases a flashy new buzzword – Omnichannel […]
November 5, 2013

Social Media WORST Practices, Part 1: OVERPOSTING

Recruiters, let me ask you a question: Why is it that any time I log on to LinkedIn, 15 of the last 17 posts seem be […]
August 6, 2013

Recruiting “Trends” Not Trends At All: Beware of Impractical Advice & Remember Effective Metrics

I recently read an article in Forbes that was of little real value to the recruiting community. The article, titled The 9 Hottest Trends in Corporate […]
May 28, 2013

Social Media and Engagement: It Starts with a Question!

An interesting question was raised at the European Leadership Forum today: Why do we mostly use social media to tell? Engagement starts with asking a question! […]
October 22, 2012

What Recruiters can learn from Zappos – The Phone IS a Social Medium!

Last week I had the pleasure of attending and speaking at the Recruiting Trends Conference in Las Vegas – well done to my friends at Recruiting […]
January 5, 2012

The Twitter Debate – Who owns your followers?

Since its launch in 2006, Twitter has become one of the most wildly talked about platforms for both corporate and third party recruiters.  Sites like, […]
November 17, 2010

Social Media: The Next Mid-Life Crisis?

In the past, we countered a mid-life crisis by buying a new sports car, changing a hairstyle or making-over our wardrobes. (When I turned 36 I […]