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  • Image by FreePixelsDesign
  • What was oncemade forsocializingwith friends….Image by
  • Has become a toolforImage by Nick Amoscato: Flickr View slide
  • When you take social computingand apply it to the workplace, youget:more of individualsmorebetter alignment of your businessprocessesImage by Detlef Schobert: Flickr View slide
  • Socially rooted tools lets uscollaborate among colleagues andexperts (that) we might nototherwise have access toImage by Megan Broeren: Flickr
  • With that said it is obvious thatonline networking is becomingincreasingly important in theworkplaceImage by Linkhed
  • 96% of employed Americans goonline/use email/own a cellphone.The are known as theWired and ReadyWorkersImage by Megan Morris: Flickr
  • 1/5 of wired workers arerequired to respond to work-related emails outside of work½ of Blackberry and PDA userssay the sameImage by Leon Lee: Flickr
  • What about networking forcontacts?Image by thetaxhaven: Flickr
  • “The most popular use of onlinetools by companies is to recruit andpotential employees”Image by U.S Navy: Flickr
  • In fact 56% of companies usesocial media to find candidatesImage by K Latham: Flickr
  • Which explains why LinkedIn nowhas more than 150 million users.Image by Shekhar Sabu: Flickr
  • 68% of employers have hiredcandidates based on favorableonline profilesImage by Calita Kabir: Flickr
  • Having a “walled garden” for asocial media presence is not longerfavourableImage by: Vancouver Lookout
  • “Establishing transparency,personal brand and authenticity,are the keys to success in todayscompetitive job search”Image by Jake Liefer: Flickr
  • From the workplace toschool, social media has becomean essential part of teamcommunicationImage by Australian Sports Commission
  • Schools, teachers and coachesare adapting and using whatsocial media has to offerImage by Ajari: Flickr
  • Google docs is about collaborativeplanning and writing, workingsimultaneously with other studentsImage by Daisy Christine
  • Sports teams use Facebook groupsto coordinate and communicateto kids and talk to kidsImage Taylor Michael: Flickr
  • Restaurants use it to enticediners.
  • Businesses dont just promoteproducts, but build followings.
  • The discussions often lead toactions,Image by: Ali de Bold: Flickr
  • We can conclude that social mediais for just forsocialization
  • It has infiltrated the workplace andbecome an essential part of ourjobsImage by: One Laptop per Child:Flickr
  • All images are under the creativecommons free to use/share/modifyagreement.Sources: Flickr & Google AdvancedImages
  • Sources••••••••