Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Why we may get tired of social media: 5 reasons

Warning: these may make you laugh!
1. Too many passwords. We thought we already had enough passwords to remember with online banking.
2. Being ‘Facebooked’ by old college flames under the guise of ‘networking’ or ‘business’.
3. Self esteem and morale plummet as we realise we only have a handful of followers on twitter.
4. Everybody seems to be talking about how great LinkedIn is for networking. The only people we know on LinkedIn are our colleagues.
5. Our social workload is fast becoming another 40-hour-per-week occupation. However, it’s not paid.

Marco Greenberg - Meeting a force of PR Nature

I have this afternoon come out of a truly inspiring session at the International Association of Business Communicators World Conference in ...