There's been an explosion of collaborative consumption -- web-powered sharing of cars, apartments, skills. Rachel Botsman explores the currency that makes systems like Airbnb and Taskrabbit work: trust, influence, and what she calls "reputation capital."
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Learn how social media is changing pre-hiring practices as well as employee monitoring.
Explore strategies and guidelines to develop and protect your digital reputation as an educator, trainer, or instructional designer, while still enjoying the benefits of popular social media tools such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Google+.
Job hunters should be thinking as much about their online persona as their interview attire. Here’s how to avoid being an online outcast.
If you are looking for a job, you need to be aware of your digital footprint – the information connected with your name online. Companies and recruiters routinely check search engine results to learn more about potential employees.
This is a round-up of Social media monitoring tools that will surely help you and your company to you reach your social media goals
Social Media Monitoring Tools not only helps you to check what people have to say about you or your company brand but they also help you analyze the ROI (return on investment), and the steps you need to take to improve your reputation and make your customers happy. In this article, I have compiled a large list of social media monitoring tools to help you reach your social media goals. Enjoy! Keep in mind that besides tools for monitoring your social media performance it is also important to connect your sites to sites like Facebook in an intelligent way.
There are many jobs to choose from within education, and a deep need for excellent people. This guide to the (not always simple) landscape of education careers should help you navigate the field and find the place where you fit best.
"In discussions about contemplative pedagogy a great deal of attention has been devoted to practical applications of mindfulness in the classroom (what we might call “mindfulness-based pedagogy”). The tendency in this approach is to view mindfulness as a type of technology that can be used to enhance the quality and effectiveness of the teaching and learning experience.
"While there are many wonderful benefits of this approach, it generally abstracts mindfulness from its historical roots as a practice aimed at moral and spiritual development. The purpose of this presentation is to recover the value of traditional meditation practice as a means of cultivating the capacities or virtues characteristic of the mindful teacher."
When recruiters – some of whom have these social media reference checks down to a science – look into your social media, they are looking at much more than just your character (and some of it is just downright scary)… (“@OhLordy1940s: 5 Ways...
This is a guest post by Kimberley Laws: One of your greatest assets, both personally and professionally, is your online reputation, but it is something that is(...) (RT @SocialMedia_pt How To Monitor Your Online Reputation Using Social Media