Tag: Social Media

How Self-Employment Is Changing the Working World

For a long time, traditional employment was all but the only option when it came to making money. Working for a corporation, regardless of the industry, was always regarded as the best way to maintain a consistent income and provide for yourself and others. Sure, there were people who struck out on their own, but Read More…

How to Use Your Twitter Account Safely and Successfully

With any social media platform, there’s the potential for danger. Whether dealing with threats or hatred from other users, trying to get a handle on what exactly is acceptable on social media, or keeping up to date on the platform’s actual official issues; there’s a lot to do. Nowhere is that more evident than on Read More…

4 Ways Social Media Can Easily Get You Fired

Social media has done some great things to modernize society. Nowadays, it’s easier to keep up with your friends and family, and you can get in contact with plenty of people that you would have otherwise lost to the ages. But there’s a dark side to social media as well. Employers can see your social Read More…

Your Online Identity Is a Modern-Day Resume — Here’s Why

When you go in to apply for a job, it’s considered general policy to create a resume and bring it with you. A resume stating past information relevant to the job you’re applying for is incredibly important to a hiring manager, so important that people often fine-tune their resumes over and over again to perfect Read More…

Most Common Mistakes in a Relationship

Whether you’ve never been in a relationship before or you’re just trying to make sure this most recent relationship last, you need to know some of the most common ways people mess up their relationships. Of course, plenty of things go into whether a relationship lasts. Only about 56% of people in the United States Read More…

Is Your Social Media Spying on You? How to Protect Yourself (and Still Find People)

Facebook’s invasion of privacy is unfolding to the knowledge of the public. People are starting to realize how their information and lives have been exploited for financial gain and dishonesty. Social media platforms and applications are seamlessly connected and are storing all of the information on your smartphone. That makes it easier than ever to Read More…

5 Ways to Spot Fake News

News services have been around for quite a long time, letting people all around the world know what’s going on quickly and efficiently. With the invention of the internet, that process has become even faster and more efficient! It’s great for people who need their news on demand, and it lets the news get to Read More…

How People Use Social Media to Enhance Their Relationships

Social media has changed the way we live life in the 21st century. From Facebook to Snapchat to Instagram, we often put our lives on full display — fine-tuned to how we want it, of course.  And with Facebook’s 2 billion monthly users at the end of 2017, more of us than ever are sharing Read More…

Four Ways Tech Has Changed Relationships — For Better or Worse

Technology has become commonplace in our modern era, and it has irrevocably changed the way we interact with each other. From Facebook to YouTube and everywhere else, technology has helped us in many ways, but it has also hurt people. An important part of technology’s impact on our lives also has to do with our Read More…

8 Ways to Find Someone’s Public Information on the Internet

In the twenty-first century, the Internet is everywhere. Desktops, laptops, cell phones, watches, almost any device has a version that you can connect to the Internet. With that innovation comes more of an openness about our lives — there are thousands of social media websites, and many people use more than one every day. They Read More…