Top 52 #HumanResources Twitter Influencers

Jen Cohen Crompton

We are aimed at becoming an authority on business innovation and want to help you identify the top influencers so you can follow the latest trends, news and opinions of these influencers in the field of Human Resources.

We’ve already published some great lists of Twiter influencers in big data, cloud computing, analytics and enterprise mobility and we heard you wanted more. So, here is the list of Top 52 Human Resources Influencers on Twitter.

Note: Human Resources Twitter influencers were determined based on tweeted topics, influence as measured by Klout, number of followers, and number of tweets. Below are the “top” influencers at this time based on the combination of factors.

@hrbartender – Sharlyn Lauby
Workplace tips and advice served up in a friendly place. Corporate blog of @itmgroup by @sharlyn_lauby. Cheers! – South Florida –

@lruettimann – Laurie Ruettimann
Human Resources. Social Media. Cat Lady. Pixie of the Apocalypse. – Raleigh, NC –

@stelzner – Mark Stelzner
Leading HR consultant and strategic advisor. IA (@voiceofhr) and @jobangels founder. Determined runner. Traveling fool. – San Francisco, CA – i

@SHRM_Research – Society for Human Resource Management
SHRM provides original research on emerging workplace issues and their implications for the HR profession and business leaders. – Alexandria, VA –

@hrdotcom– dmcgrath
CEO of and mom of 5 – Toronto –

@thelance – Lance Hauden
Editor for Recovering HR/recruiting pro. Former Portland guy (Go Blazers!) and Wazzu alum (Go Cougs!). All about #SourceCon & #RIS12 – Seattle, WA –

@PHRSPHR – Nora Burns, SPHR
HR Pro (20+yrs!) Helping HR Professionals Prep for and Maintain PHR/SPHR Certification 140 Characters at a time. – Denver, CO –

@SHRMPress – SHRM Public Affairs
SHRM’s Public Affairs staff – Amy, Curtis, Ciara, Fred, Mary, Julie, Jenny, and Kate – Alexandria, VA –

@hrworldtoday – HR World Today
HR World Today is a complete reference guide aimed at employers and employees; one-stop destination to catch the latest buss on Human Resources. Follow Twitter! – Worldwide –

@HalogenSoftware – Halogen Software
Sharing and exchanging resources on HR, Performance and Talent Management. Tweets by Connie (^CC,) Melany (^MG), Maggie (^MP) & Vicki (^VF). –

@KurtKennedy – Kurt Kennedy
CEO/Kennedy Communications. I work with global companies to harness the power of an internal culture that’s aligned with their external customer promise. – Portland, OR; Burbank, CA –

@adowling – April Dowling
Wife, avid reader of anything that will hold my attention, perpetual student, geek, works in HR – Vestavia, AL –

@hrreview – HR Review
HR related news and analysis, blogs and much more. Towers Watson’s HR online publication of the year 2012 – London –

@effortlesshr – HR Software
We provide HR software solutions for small business – Tucson, AZ –

@Devoted2HR – Traci Deveau
Sales Director with Dovetail Software–20+ yrs experience in Human Resources, technology, and marketing. A true New Englander at heart–love all Boston teams! – Orlando, Fl –

@HRClubSyd – HR Club Sydney, Jessica Booth
This is a community for Human Resources Professionals in Sydney to network and learn from others in the field, also @JessicaBooth – Sydney, Australia –

@Peoplemgt – People Management
All the latest in Hr news and analysis – United Kingdom –

@oldshep – David Shepherd
XpertHR content and platform director – employment law, HR good practice, benchmarking, pay, benefits, labour market, all views my own – Highbury, London, UK –

@hrwhisperer – Heather Vogel
HR/OD guru who rehabilitates organizations and nurtures talent…and yes I’m a chock full of calm, assertive energy. – Tampa Bay, FL –

@SusanHeathfield – Susan Heathfield
HR expert, writer, consultant, cooking enthusiast, conservative. Love change, challenge, learning. Also, @aboutcomhr Notable, forward-thinking HR/blog: – Mid-Michigan –

@dailyhrtips – dailyhrtips
Daily Human Resources Tips – New York City –

@CourageHR – Guy Ellis
HR professional who is passion about changing the way we see ourselves in HR and the rike we can do. UK; global; HR Business Partner; HR transformation – England –

@BenBaran – Ben Baran
Ph.D., SPHR | Researcher, author, consultant. Organizational behavior, human resources, strategy. Management prof at Northern Kentucky University. – Cleveland/Akron, Cincinnati –

@hrlawyer – Diane Pfadenhauer
Employment Attorney, MBA Professor, Publisher, Author, Speaker, Blogger, and Solar Power Fan! – Northport, NY –

@hrconnections – HR CLive
Helping employers and jobseekers find each other! Tweet jobs, tips, & employment news. For #socialrecruiting news follow @recruitsocial – UK –

@BillVick – Bill Vick
Warrior in the fight against Pulmonary Fibrosis. Former Executive Recruiter. Boomer advocate offering Career & Fitness tips. – USMC 2nd Force Recon alumni. – Plano, Texas –

@LearnSolMary – Mary Wilson
Career Coach, HR/OD Consultant, Trainer, Musician, Working to make world a better place. – Bethleham, PA –

@SteveBoese – Steve Boese
HCM Product Strategy at Oracle. Host o the HR Happy Hour Show Thursdays 8PM ET, Talent Management, recruiting, workforce. Views are my own and not my employer’s – Rochester, NY –

@hrmagazine – HR Magazine
Breaking daily news, blogs, forums, research, new thinking, best practice and strategic information. Towers Watson’s HR publication of the year 2012 and 2010. – United Kingdom –

@HRConnector – HR Connector
Helping HR connect on Twitter and bringing you key HR news. – Global

@TribeHR -TribeHR
The easiest way to manage your human resources! Tweets from the TribeHR crew. – Waterloo, ON –

@suemeisinger – Sue Meisinger
Columnist, speaker, former CEO of SHRM, passionate about the profession and HR professionals with a point of view. – Fairfax, VA & Cape Cod, MA

@theHRintrovert – Tim Gardner
Family, running, HR ideas, photographer, blogging all bring me energy. Solution oriented. Been in many sides of HR, including generalist and Org Effectiveness – Mariette, GA –

@TimSackett – Tim Sackett
Human Resource Pro, VP of HRU, Fistful of Talent Blogger; Dad of 3 boys and husband of Hall of Fame wise – Lansing, MI –

@StarrConspiracy – The Starr Conspiracy
News, guidance, marketing advice and opinions about HR professionals, vendors, technology, media, services, and more. – Fort Worth, TX –

@CheckPointHR – CheckPoint HR
Trusted ally in web-based HR Management for small to mid-sized companies Transforming Human Resource Spend into a Strategic Corporate Investment since 2001. – NJ, NY, PA, CT, DE –

@jjbuss – Jason Buss
VP of Recruiting Diversity | Social Networking | Marketing | Blogger | Social Media | Human Resources | HR | Recruiter – Minneapolis, MN –

@HRCamp – Human Resource Camp
Human Resources Camp offers advice, tips, news and resources to HR staff or anyone looking to hire employees for today’s workforce. – Chicago, IL

@AllaboutHR – The Latest PR News
Breaking HR and Personnel News plus comment from the HR Industry – London, UK –

@HRHero -HR Hero
Twittered by Tony Kessler, Managing Editor/News & Employers Counsel Network. Employment law info for HR and biz pros from law firms in all 50 states, DC, Canada – Brentwood, Tennessee –

@HRSpace – HR Space
Connecting the HR Community – Personnel Today’s social networking cite for HR folk – London –

@HRBuoy – Chris Frede
HR Generalist and Recruiting Manager in a corporate environment. HR Blogger, Mom to a 100lb chocolate lab. Boat at Lake of the Ozarks with my husband and dog! – St. Louis –

@sianharrington – Sian Harrington
Publisher and editor of HR magazine, columnist for The Grocer, 23 years of journalism experience. The views here are both professional and personal! – London –

@womenofhr – Women of HR
A community dedicated to the development of women in HR and Business. We’ve got your back. –

@davidpaulwoods – David Woods
Deputy editor of HR magazine, writing about all things work related…and my views are, of course, my own. – London –

@ThinkHRHotline – Think HR
We help employers save time and money by providing live expert guiance and trusted answers to solve challenging HR issues immediately. – National US HR Hotline Service –

@susanavello – Susan Avello
#SocialMedia Marketing, Training & Mgmt/Co-Founder #DiscoveringSocial for #jobseekers/#HR Blogger – Chicagoland –

@AMAnet – American Management
American Management Association is the world leader in management development, advancing your skills to boost your business success. – New York, NY –

@LeadershipAdvisor – William Powell
Engineering atmosphere via leadership, culture & engagement. Belief that business can be a force for good. Purveyor of unbridled exuberance. – Helsinki –

@SAP_Jarret – Jarret Pazahanick
SAP HCM Consultant, SAP Mentor, Managing Partner EIC Experts, HR Expert Author, ASUG News & CloudAve Author, SCN Moderator & Blogger, Husband & Father – Houston

@InFullBloomUS – Naomi Bloom
Leading independent voice/analyst/strategy consultant/thought leader in HR technology/HRO/talent management as Managing Partner at Bloom & Wallace – Southwest Florida – http://InFullBloom.US

About Jen Cohen Crompton

Jen Cohen Crompton is a SAP Blogging Correspondent reporting on big data, cloud computing, enterprise mobility, analytics, sports and tech, and anything else innovation-related. When she's not blogging, she can be caught marketing, using social media and/or presenting at conferences around the world. Disclosure: Jen is being compensated by SAP to produce a series of articles on the innovation topics covered on this site. The opinions reflected here are her own.