The Top 25 HR Pro’s on Twitter 14 Comments

by @jjbuss.

On Monday, the top 25 most influential list of recruiters on twitter was shared.  Leveraging wefollow, it’s time to spread the love to our HR Tweeps.  After all, they work just as hard as Recruiters!


The current list of the 25 most influential HR Professionals on twitter are:

  1. Sharlyn Lauby – @hrbartender
  2. Laurie Ruettimann – @lruettimann
  3. Mark Stelzner – @stelzner
  4. SHRM Research – @SHRM_Research
  5. Jennifer McClure – @CincyRecruiter
  6. Debbie McGrath – @dmcgrath
  7. Lance Haun – @thelance
  8. Nora Burns – @PHRSPH
  9. SHRM Public Affairs – @SHRMPA
  10. HR World Today – @hrworldtoday
  11. Halogen Software – @HalogenSoftware
  12. Kurt Kennedy – @KurtKennedy
  13. April Dowling – @adowling
  14. HR Review – @HRreview
  15. HR Software -@effortlesshr
  16. Traci Deveau – @Devoted2HR
  17. Jessica Booth – @HRClubsyd
  18. People Management – @PeopleMgt
  19. David Shepherd – @oldshep
  20. Heather Vogel – @hrwhisperer
  21. Susan Heathfield – @SusanHeathfield
  22. Daily HR Tips – @dailyhrtips
  23. Guy Ellis – @PeopleStuf
  24. Ben Baran – @BenBaran
  25. Diane Pfadenhauer – @hrlawyer

There were a few people who made both lists…  Creative tagging or they wear multiple hats.

Regardless, you’ll want to connect with these 25 HR Leaders!

About Jason Buss

Talent HQ’s creator and editor is Recruiting & Diversity Leader, Jason Buss. Talent HQ is a premier online news and information channel for the Recruiting and Human Resources community.

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  • Posted on: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010
  • This Post Has 14 Comments

    1. Any idea how this list was generated? A number of the tweeple had thousands but some just had hundreds of followers. I’ve got 21,000+ and have “HR” in my profile. See . I’d like to make whatever adjustments I need in order for people to more easily find me.

    2. Thanks for including me on this list Jason! I learn from many of the others on the list and well and also now have some new people to follow!

    3. Thank you so much for including Halogen and are thrilled to be included with this group. Definitely a few new ones for us to follow too!

    4. Jason – thank you so much for including HR Bartender. I’m honored! And, my congratulations to all of the other folks on the list.

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    8. Great list! Glad to see Traci Deveau on here — truly one of the nicest people on Twitter! Other great people too that I learn from.

    9. Traci says:

      Thank you so much Jason for including me on this list, it means a lot coming from you. Congratulations to all those listed, I’m honored to be among you.

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    11. Would love to make a list. But always good to find top ppl to follow!

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