5 areas where social media shines

For HR, social tools can do plenty of heavy lifting
By Liz Bernier
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 01/28/2014

GETTING SOCIAL: A panel of five subject-matter experts spoke about social media at a recent Strategic Capability Network event in Toronto, sharing their organizations’ experiences with social media and presenting new ideas about using social tools in the HR function.

The jury is in on social media, particularly when it comes to the human resources function. But despite the many benefits, some HR professionals and C-suite leaders still need to be convinced to adopt these social tools and integrate them into day-to-day business practices.