8 Big MistakeNot Managing Your Social Networking

Don’t say anything online that you wouldn’t want plastered on a billboard with your face on it.

—Erin Bury

Social media is an extension of your brand. Be smart, realize that nothing is private, and know that what you post can be used in a court of law. On the flip side, if social media is used well, it is an effective way to make connections with business associates. Keep in mind that everything you put online will be there forever. This can affect your professional life, no matter your age when you posted something or how long ago you posted it.

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