Eric South, Robert Half Technology
Business Etiquette: The New Rules in a Digital Age
Is it OK to friend your boss? Can an e-mail mistake jeopardize your career? There are many grey areas when it comes to communicating in the digital age. This presentation provides guidelines on digital protocols in the workplace, including LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter, as well as traditional communication tools such as e-mail. Find out what executives say about etiquette in the workplace, and learn how to tend to your network in just 5 minutes a day. Audiences will also gain a better insight into their social networking style through an engaging quiz.
Eric South is the metro market manager for Robert Half Technology and The Creative Group’s locations throughout the state of Tenn. Both premier providers in matching talents with the best companies, Robert Half Technology connects experienced project and full-time professionals for information technology departments and The Creative Group specializes in connecting employers with interactive, design, marketing, advertising and public relations talent. As a metro market manager, Eric focuses on business development while managing and training the region’s branches.
Eric holds over a decade of experience in technology; half of which has been with Robert Half. Since joining the RHT division in 2010 as a division director, he quickly advanced through various roles with increasing leadership. Previous experience also includes New Horizons CLC and Dell Inc. Eric is actively involved with professional organizations; he is the current President of the International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners local chapter and former vice president of the HDI Music City chapter. He is an alum of West Virginia University where he received his BA in political science and psychology.