Keller Williams Certifies Associates in Social Media Compliance

Keller Williams Realty has certified its Hollywood Hills associates in social business best practices, with a new self-paced literacy and social media compliance training solution from Comply Socially.

“We’ve always been committed to providing associates with the best technology, training and coaching,” said Rick Dergan, CEO of Keller Williams Hollywood Hills. “By ensuring we’re all fluent in the effective, responsible use of social media for business, we’re also ensuring our clients will continue to have access to the best wealth-building opportunities.”

All Keller Williams Hollywood Hills associates will be certified in social media compliance using self-pace, on-demand courseware with integrated assessment and certification management tools from Comply Socially, which provides cloud-based professional development solutions to employers.

Areas covered in the Social Media Compliance Certification program include best practices for:

·         Posting on personal and company social networking profiles

·         Leveraging social media while maintaining client confidentiality

·         Responsible on-duty vs. off-duty social networking conduct

·         Ensuring physical security and safety for associates and clients

·         Compliance with FTC Disclosure Guidelines as well as Copyright and Intellectual Property Law

“By certifying their associates are compliant in social business best practices, Keller Williams is protecting their clients, their workforce and their fast growing brand,” said Eric Schwartzman, CEO of Comply Socially. “For realty brands, where reputations hinge on the actions employees, social media compliance certification has become a risk management necessity.”

About Keller Williams

Keller Williams Hollywood Hills is part of Keller Williams Realty, Inc., the largest real estate franchise company in North America, with approximately 700 offices and 100,000 associates in more than a dozen countries around the world.