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Social Media for International Recruitment
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Hello all, I've been asked to put a presentation together for an international recruiters conference that will be held on our campus. They'd like me to talk about "social media." Since this is my…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alaina Wiens Feb 17, 2011.

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Bradjward replied to Alaina Wiens's discussion Social Media for International Recruitment
"Key Stats: - 70% of Facebook users are outside of the United States. - 76% of the over 1,000,000,000 daily YouTube views are outside of the United States. (Jan 2010, I've since read it's closer to 70% similar to FB) You could sift through…"
Feb 16, 2011
Alaina Wiens replied to Alaina Wiens's discussion Social Media for International Recruitment
"The presentation's next month. Don't be surprised if I pester you some more. :)"
Feb 16, 2011
Hariet Waffenschmidt replied to Alaina Wiens's discussion Social Media for International Recruitment
"No problem. :-) Let me know how it went!"
Feb 16, 2011
Alaina Wiens posted a discussion

Social Media for International Recruitment

Hello all, I've been asked to put a presentation together for an international recruiters conference that will be held on our campus. They'd like me to talk about "social media." Since this is my only parameter, I'd like to at least tailor the presentation to their purposes and make the case for using social media in international recruitment efforts. Sadly, this is not something that is done strategically on our own campus. We have international recruiters and we encourage them to utilize the…See More
Feb 16, 2011
Alaina Wiens replied to John Jackson's discussion Facebook places
"FYI - Our tax exemption documentation did not work. My claim was denied. Back to the drawing board!"
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Alaina Wiens left a comment for Mark Greenfield
"I should have known I'd find you here. You've been very helpful since the eduWeb conference. I'm looking forward to familiarizing myself with this new resource."
Sep 14, 2010
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Employer?
University of Michigan-Flint
Website:
http://www.umflint.edu
Find me on Twitter at:
http://twitter.com/UMFlint_Alaina
List three areas of expertise or specialization.
Social Media, Writing, Editing
What department or office are you in?
University Relations
Primary Job Responsibility
Social Media Strategy
Number of students at your institution
8000+

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At 3:55pm on September 14, 2010, Mark Greenfield said…
Glad I can be of help. FYI - we started this site almost 3 years ago and it continues to grow. We now have over 3,400 members from 60 countries. I'm hoping this continues to be an active community for higher ed web professionals.
At 2:23pm on September 14, 2010, Mark Greenfield said…
Welcome to UWEBD! I think you will find this site a valuable resource. Let me know if you have any questions. I look forward to your contributions.
 
 
 

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