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Social Media Essay

  • Submitted by: October01
  • on December 3, 2013
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 747 words

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Below is an essay on "Social Media" from Anti Essays, your source for research papers, essays, and term paper examples.

Social media has made an impact on people lives drastically; professionally and personally. There are quite a few advantages and disadvantages of social media and that goes hand-in-hand with our everyday lives as to who we are from those on the outside looking in. What can employers see on your social network profile?   Employers have dismissed quite a few of their employees due to inappropriate information or photos being posted on some of these social networking sites by those who supposed to represent their company in a positive manner. People have been denied work because of information found on social networking sites.   Will my instructor find me on Facebook? Students attending colleges and universities who have violated school conduct by posting inappropriate photos and posts indulging in the same acts. Social media has its positives and negatives, but thanks to social networking sites, meeting someone in person has become a thing of the past and social networking has connected people with similar interest and goals, but quite a few of those people begin to overpower themselves by posting inappropriate pictures or information onto their profile where others can see and openly judge. Social media has strengthen some existing relationship, create some new relationships and parted ways with a few relationships; negative and positive outcomes. A friend of mine whom is a school teacher, shared with me how she can’t seem to get through with some of students and how she overheard a few of them discussing different situations off a social networking site.   She thought about creating one but different one to send out the wrong message to her students or coworkers because she has a life outside of the school system that may not be in the best interest of her career. So, after a while of deliberating she found herself creating a profile on Facebook but kept in mind the goal she set out and the position she held daily. She was so pleased with her decision to become a...

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