Monthly Archives: June 2014
I was in conversation with an Intern recently and this how it went:
Me: Which area have you chosen for your intern-ship?
Her: Because I like it!
Me: What’s so great about recruitment? Doesn’t it get monotonous after a while?
Her: Yes, then I can shift in HR.
Me: What is HR according to you?
Her: Motivating employees by Performance Management, providing them incentives, perks, salaries etc.
Me: What else?
Me: Any non monetary ways to motivate employees you know of?
Me: You can take a minute to think.
Her: *still blank*; Don’t know!
Me: That’s HR!
Her: *surprised* !!!!!
Human Resource is a tough job, no doubts about that. You’ve to cater to so many employees at the same time. Moreover, the management thinks you are siding with employees and the employees tag you as management’s…
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140 Characters of magical world. Twitter has surely given HR Professionals a great place to connect, engage, learn and share with fellow Professionals. As a HR professional, one can gain immense knowledge by just joining various TweetChats, Webinars, Twangout etc. All one needs to have is a Twitter Account.
So Dear HR, Recruiters, Sourcers, do you have a Twitter Account!! If yes, lets take a look at some of the most amazing TweetChats that take place on Twitter. If you don’t have a Twitter Account, you are surely missing on a lot of action that is taking place on Twitter. So what are you waiting for, Open your Twitter Account Right now and follow these Hashtags.
1) #SourcingChat : This is the latest entrant in the world of TweetChats. Its also know as India’s first TweetChat for Sourcing Professionals. Its a great platform for all Talent Acquisition Professionals (Recruiters and Sourcers) to collaborate and share insights on Twitter. It happens on 1st Wed of every month.
2) #hrtrends: PlugHR sets up & runs HR department for companies for a fixed subscription bringing in the best HR practices,across sectors in 7 Indian Cities. They have Twitter Chats which Occurs every Thursday at 4:00pm IST
3) #indiahrchat : #IndiaHRchat is a monthly twitter chat aimed at creating conversation with/for the Indian HR community and those interested in the region. It occurs at 7 PM IST, 8.30 AM EST, 1.30 PM GMT on the last Wednesday of every month.
5) #IndiaHRLIVE – Is there a LIVE TV Channel for #HR Professionals!!! The answers is YES 🙂 @IndiaHRLive Broadcasts LIVE video interviews & Panel discussions twice a month on Tuesday’s 8 pm IST.
6) #Chrdx – This is also yet another TweetChat that involves chats on various HR related topics. It occurs last week of every month.
7) #TalkingMatters – This is People Matters Radio Show Talking Matters. You can join in First Friday of every month!
You can also check the power of some of these Tweetchats right here – http://ow.ly/xEoWl
So what are you waiting for X-MAS 😉 Go on, explore the amazing world of Twitter.