I consider myself to be rather proficient in the social networking world. But despite my early adoption, I would never have guessed the impact that social would have on our work lives, namely attracting talent. Today, social networking sites are among the top three most effective recruiting channels—immediately following career websites and employee referrals in…

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People are social beings, and socializing as a part of work is ubiquitous. It is not surprising, then, that a multi-billion dollar industry has arisen to facilitate online socializing in our fast-changing, mobile world. Yet three key assumptions underlying many current social media deployments in organizations jeopardize their success. First, the assumption that merely introducing…

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