Think before you post, especially if you’re looking for a job. Seems like common sense, doesn’t it? Yet despite all the advice and warnings to be cautious with social media, job applicants continue to get burned by their online profiles.
Read the piece in its entirety here: Hey Job Applicants, Time to Stop the Social-Media Sabotage.
Afterwards, learn how to scan and delete your old, embarrassing posts from your social networking site: "Get rid of digital clutter".
And you will also want to read this post that I discovered on the Time magazine website: "Facebook Etiquette: Avoid These 5 Common Mistakes".
- "A Facebook conversation that illustrates the perils of copying and pasting status messages, or sharing links, without studying closely those messages or links"