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Increasing employee engagement by using social media

Posted by on Sep 21, 2009 in Random

Several weeks ago I was invited to create a 3 minute video about the use of social media to engage employees. I did create the video however it’s guaranteed to give someone a seizure, my video editing skills need much improvement. It’s on my to do list to edit and improve so I don’t have a video for you to see, however I do have a detailed presentation in regards to this. When I started to work on this project I knew that there was a number of people that did not like their jobs however I was very surprised to find out the actual numbers. Only 29% of employees are engaged,...

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Geek Girl Bloggers

Posted by on Jun 5, 2009 in Random

I read a recent article about Women in the Open Source world which lead to this post. Being a geek I love to attend various geek related events. They usually tend to have a high ratio of men to women so it was very refreshing to find out that there are some really cool geek women out there that are making amazing contributions to open source.  Here are a few, check them out. Here is a list of some of these women. If you do know of any more do let me know. Chani is a Canadian programmer and student… for SoC 2008 she did widgets-on-the-screensaver, and for SoC 2006 she did oscar filetransfers...

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