How To Effectively Manage Social Networking

February 28, 2011
Cater Source 2011 Conference & Tradeshow
The Cosmopolitan of Las VegasThe Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV 89109

Though social networking can greatly expand the connections between a company and its employees, customers and vendors, when improperly managed, it can also create an entirely new set of business and legal problems for managers and their companies.

This session examines the best and worst practices, with special emphasis on employment, HR and related legal issues. You’ll leave this session with a much better understanding of how to operate in ways that minimize the risks to your company of social networking. You will learn:

• Social media and networking: what is this new communication tool and how is it being used in the industry?

• Establishing & maintaining the employment brand: social media and networking as a tool in the employment arena.

• Policy and practice discussion and tips: risks and opportunities for social media/networking in employment.

• Best practices and the future state of social media and networking as tools for employers.