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The top 10 HR accounts to follow on Twitter

You might think having a fantastic product is the number one priority for your business – but it’s no good selling a never-ending chocolate bar or unicorns without a brilliant team behind you to market and organise your business and get things done. HR is the unsung small business hero – so here are the top 10 UK HR twitter accounts to follow.


The biggest professional body for those working in the HR industry, this Twitter account is indispensable in helping you keep up to date with the latest news and developments.

2. Jo Dodds – @jododds

Jo is a friendly social media HR consultant – she provides handy advice and ways to get the most out of HR via social media.

3. XPertHR – @XPertHR

An online resource for employment law and HR good practice – great if you have a HR dilemma.

4. HR Grapevine – @HRGrapevine

One of the UK’s leading HR publications, tweeting the latest news in the HR sphere.

5. Keith Robinson – @SiteAdvisor

With 30 years of HR experience, and editing several HR magazines, Keith is a fountain of HR knowledge!

6. HR Companion – @hrcompanion

Tweeting advice and information on employment.

7. Andrew Spence – @AndySpence

Andrew states that his interests include “organisational change” and “working smarter” – if you want to shake up your HR strategy or look at things a different way, try giving him a follow.

8. Human Resources UK – @DiscussHRUK

As the name might suggest, this is a Twitter account which, well, discusses HR! They also tweet plenty of great guest posts.

9. Richard Lambert – @RichardLambert_

One of the most important parts of HR is keeping your employees happy – something the founder of Happy Staff, Happy Company knows all about.

10. Relocate Magazine – @relocatemag

Another one of the top HR mags out there, Relocate are ace at giving advice for difficult HR situations (such as relocating employees).


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