A recent stir concerning the rights of American-based companies to request and receive passwords to the personal Facebook accounts of their employees or potential employees has caused waves across the online – and offline – community.
A spate of articles has examined the legal…Continue
"HR, social media and background checks" is the topic of the day when Jim Stroud interviews Jim Andrews, the Director of Client Services for Social Intelligence Corporation.
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Whether in the Temporary or the Permanent search industry meeting a lot of candidates is a critical success factor. Recruiters are sent hundreds of resumes weekly and dig into profiles on a regular basis. The information provided may come in several avenues, both public and private and the information is protected by a legislated privacy act accordingly. In Alberta and British Columbia this is often referred to as FOIPP Act (Freedom of Information and Privacy Protection Act), and is…Continue
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Social Recruiting news is reported by Jim Stroud. In this episode, Jim discusses LinkedIn's stellar performance as a company, Google as the most attractive employer and Facebook comments being indexed by search engines. Plus, Jim gives a shout out to the people of mobile recruiting camp.
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Facebook recently unveiled their new look. Love it or hate it, the changes are universal and many people are revealing more than they wanted in their status updates.
The new Facebook will now allow you to watch movies, listen to songs or read newspapers…Continue
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As a reminder, I founded JobsDirectUSA.com in 2008 as a direct result of my own job loss. JobsDirectUSA is a national workforce organization which connects workers throughout the United States with hiring companies and…Continue
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Over the past few weeks, Facebook has stayed in the news. While most companies would love the resultant free publicity, many of the stories have not been positively skewed. After introducing new platform changes designed to accelerate the adoption of the social web at their 3…Continue
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A few weeks ago during the 3rd annual developer conference, Facebook rolled out some important changes to their platform. Underlying all of these new changes is their vision for a more social web. While the social web has many potential benefits, the key consideration is, are these changes beneficial for Social Recruiting?
Opt-out vs. Opt-in
After their announcement, some members of Congress sent a…
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