Online Social Networking How to find Immense Collaboration with Tools for Human Resources Presented by Sonja Plummer Morgan, MLIS Librarian for the City of Presque Isle and President for the Maine Library Association
What we hope to accomplish… Introduce online social networks Explore time saving social networking tools Connect traditional and modern precepts
What is Web 2.0? Websites are a one-way communication. Websites that emulate 2.0 are a two way—users can communicate with each other. Binny V A, freelance web developer in his Bin-Blog explains 2.0 in three levels http://www.bin-co.com/blog/2008/01/defining-web-20-at-3-levels/
Why Online Social Networks? Keeps you connected with other professionals Social networking tools can be used to share information, advertise events, publicize job opportunities, and connect with local and distant employees Professionals often underestimate the impact they can make in any online or local community.
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Resources that may help… http://hashtagsocialmedia.com/blog/category/human-resources
“You can't stay in your corner of the forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.” ~A.A. Milne Read more: http://www.gaia.com/quotes/topics/people#ixzz0TuSfaBPh Presentation will be available online at slideshare.net or by emailing Sonja at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 207.764.2571