Archive: June 1st, 2011

Social Software Market Predicted to Grow at 38% Through 2014

Social Software Market Predicted to Grow at 38% Through 2014

IDC has provided a study on a useful topic, Determining the Value of Social Business ROI: Myths, Facts, and Potentially High Returns developed by Erin Traudt, Mary Wardley, Michael Fauscette, Dr. Natalie Petouhoff, Kathy Herrmann. It explores the criteria for validating enterprise social software purchases and social business transformation through return-on-investment (ROI) measurement.

LinkedIn Today is a Social News Product for Professionals

LinkedIn Today is a Social News Product for Professionals

At a press event Thursday at their headquarters in Mountain View, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner and SVP of Product Deep Nishar discussed the company’s product strategy. They covered a few previously released products, including LinkedIn InMaps and LinkedIn Signal. They also covered their new LinkedIn Today product.

Social Networks: New Hotbed for Hiring Discrimination Claims

Social Networks: New Hotbed for Hiring Discrimination Claims

CIO – Social networking websites are fast becoming a staple of corporate recruiting. Depending on which studies you read, anywhere from 39 to 65 percent of companies use social networking websites to identify and screen potential candidates for open positions.