Using Social Media as a Recruitment Channel

Social media is a new wave of internet usage that links everyone in “many to many” conversation using different tools. The most populated sector is the social networking tools like Facebook and Linkedin. Human Resource Managers are beginning to leverage on the large network of professional social network for recruitment and referral. In the near […]

The Impact of Social Media on Online Dating Portals, Dating Agency Owners and the Singles

The rise of social media and its growing impact have more bearing on businesses which operates on “online connectivity” especially the online dating sites. To avoid a long-drawn discussion, I summarise the different effects on online dating sites, dating agencies and the singles with the following: Online Dating Portal –       Online Dating sites need to […]

Become a fan of IdeasAndrew, the coach for Personal Branding, Public Relations and Social Media

Become a fan of IdeasAndrew, the coach for Personal Branding, Public Relations and Social Media – http://ow.ly/2LMzP a.       Social Networking 1.       Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=1081391088&ref=name 2.       Windows Live – beulahsg@hotmail.com b.      Business Networking 1.       Linkedin – http://sg.linkedin.com/in/ideasandrew 2.       Plaxo http://ideasandrew.myplaxo.com/ 3.       Ning – https://www.xing.com/profile/Andrew_Chow 4.       Skype – ideasandrew c.       Social Media Sharing 1.       Flickr Collection  – […]

People – 1st “P” of Persona Management

Be a People’ Person. Always strive to be a connector, not just ask for connection. Ask for testimonial from those you serve, but give it generously without being asked as well. Take stock of the people you already know very well: List of people who will help you even if you call them at 2am […]

Mine the Links for the real Gems

How you, the hiring manager, can use social-media networks to support your recruiting efforts and pick winners. – Brand yourself as an employer of choice – Look beyond the referral – Check status updates – Check for thought leadership – The power of networking – Narrowing your search – Targeting different levels – Forming alliances […]