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Using social media for talent managementDate: Oct 11, 2012
Like most business leaders, human resource managers are struggling to make sense of the social
media wave and find practical uses for the technology. Social was one of the hot topics of
discussion at the HR Technology Conference in Chicago -- along with cloud and mobile -- as numerous
vendors and analysts touted its potential to improve collaboration and recruitment.
In this video, Katherine Jones, director and principal analyst for HCM Technology at Bersin & Associates, explains the most promising applications of social media in talent management.