Tag Archives: Twitter

Why Hiring Based on Social Media Cred is the Way to Go?

  A recent article on Business Insider on Sarah Robb O’Hagan, the President of fitness chain Equinox, spurred my interest in writing this article. In the article Sarah says “she doesn’t care about your credentials. She wants to see your Twitter feed”. She … Continue reading

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Why Social Media Might be Killing your Business?

Why are you using social media? Is it because you think every other business out there is benefitting from something you’re not doing? Is it because you think your reputation is suffering? Or, do you even know? Social media is … Continue reading

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Why Social Media is Not the Answer to your Recruiting Problems

I love social media, it’s an amazingly fertile environment to interact, educate and propagate your raison-d’etre. The challenge is too many people in recruitment go crazy on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media forums without having a recruitment strategy. … Continue reading

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Social Media Predictions – The Good the Bad and the Ugly

This blog was a joint effort between Robert Caruso, CEO of BundlePost and myself. The original post is located at the BundlePost blog. It was a pleasure working with you Robert. ——————————————————————————————- Recently, I got into an interesting Twitter conversation with a friend of … Continue reading

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The Future of Social Media Recruitment

Social media continues to explode and provide additional venues for recruiters and corporations to source, attract, engage and recruit talent. Even though  pen and paper and a phone,  still for the most part beat out technology, social media is transforming … Continue reading

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Why Twitter Gets Recruitment and Your Company Sucks

Wow, it was so refreshing to see Twitter come out with a fun if dorky recruiting video. The people in recruiting and in that company get it. People want to work with a fun and successful company, not a bunch … Continue reading

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Twitter Marketing Magic, Swingers and Maren Hogan

Last night as I was catching up on Twitter, I came across a post by  @MarenHogan on #TCHAT where she made a hilarious tweet about social media swingers. As I have always admired the brilliance of Maren Hogan, I responded back … Continue reading

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15 Quick Tips for the Twitter Newbie or the Lost Twitter Soul

These tips seem really simple and they are. Doing them properly without venturing out into the land of “lack of tact” or “stupidity” is another. Stick to these simple tips and your life on Twitter will be so much easier. … Continue reading

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2011’s Top 5 Posts at AttackDefendDisrupt

Although I only started blogging in October of this past year, it’s been a bit of a whirlwind with some great support from my Twitter, LinkedIn and blog followers. Thank you. Here were my top 5 posts. 1. What I … Continue reading

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The Best Twitter Job Tools – Supercharge your Search

A question I often get asked is the following: “Is Twitter a good place for me to search for jobs? My answer is usually that it’s not the best at finding great new opportunities but that it is invaluable in … Continue reading

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