Social media can help you create opportunities and have a positive impact as well.
Here are some examples of a positive social media impact.
- Social media can help you meet mentors to help guide your career or education goals.
- Social media can motivate you to strive for greatness.
- Social media can lead to more communication.
- Social media can be used to spread social awareness and kindness.
Here are some negative social media impact.
- Inappropriate photos or messages could affect you getting a new job or promotion.
- Communication skills tend to be laxed on social media and does not demonstrate one’s ability to communicate effectively.
- Social media can cause an employer to question your professionalism.
What can you do to make sure social media does not have a negative impact on your professional life?