Social Media Recruiting, HR and the EEOC: What You Need to Know

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The recent EEOC hearings on social media in the workplace have the HR industry buzzing. Over the next few weeks, we’ll be sharing our analysis of the testimonies from these hearings and things you should take into consideration for social media recruiting. You can read the first post in this series here.

The EEOC knows social media is impacting the workplace. But does anyone know what “social media” really means and the rules surrounding how to and (how not to) do it?

In an attempt to shed some light on this rapidly changing area of HR, the EEOC held a public meeting on this matter in March 2014. Several expert panelists shared their thoughts, and you can find a link to the full information here.

Below are some of the key takeaways and social media issues every company should consider.

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