What is Your Social Media Presence Saying About You?

In the world we live in today, image is everything.  Well, let’s hope it’s not everything.  But, first impressions are definitely very crucial! The term image can be defined as, “the general impression that a person, organization or product presents to the public.” 2015 defines ‘image’ in two simple words: social media.   The way in which we present ourselves to the public eye is now much more of a public event than ever before in history.  Thus, just as you methodically and carefully choose what words and photos to post to Facebook in your personal life, your professional image through the lens of social media is just as telling.  Time spent developing your professional image is time spent vying for the future job that you are seeking.  What better venue to highlight yourself professionally than LinkedIn? A business-oriented social networking site that many use to stay connected with clients, former colleagues, and so forth. [...]