Keeping your private life private with social media tips
Is your private life really private?
From Facebook to Twitter to FourSquare to Pinterest, most young people juggle multiple social media accounts. But with so many virtual persona to manage, keeping track of every photograph or status update can be a challenge — and that unflattering Saturday night mirror shot can easily get lost in the chaos of your archived photos.
It’s easy to dismiss silly photographs and uncouth status updates as harmless fun. Yet, according to various national surveys, failing to effectively monitor your online persona can lead to devastating consequences.
With so many employers and recruiters using Facebook and other social media profiles to evaluate candidates for employment, scrutinizing your social media presence is now more important than ever.