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A Survival Guide to Parenting Teens by Joani Geltman

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cleaning up facebook and twitter posts

preparing your teen for the real world of jobs and college

Here's the Problem

The accessibility of complete and total strangers to anything you put out in the world of social media gives the proverbial “fly on the wall” metaphor a whole new meaning. Some of these total strangers are potential employers, college admissions officers, directors of internship programs; the list goes on. According to a Microsoft survey, close to 80 percent of employers check out prospective job applicants’ online profiles, and 70 percent have rejected candidates because profiles and posts contain unseemly language, photos, or ...

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