Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Don't Do it Online!

With the upcoming FINRA examinations on the use of social media, there is a heightened awareness of the use of Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn for business purposes. But let us not forget the problems with your personal use of social media. 

While some of us may wish for an Internet delete button, it does not exist, and what you say and do online, even in a personal account, may come back to haunt you - professionally as well as personally.

Here is a reminder, and some suggestions, from LifeHacker - How You're Unknowingly Embarrassing Yourself Online (and How to Stop)