Presentation on theme: "MPL Public Computer Center presents: Lou Naclerio Mahopac Public Library."— Presentation transcript:
MPL Public Computer Center presents: Lou Naclerio Mahopac Public Library
The information presented in this workshop, and handouts distributed as part of this workshop, are for instructional purposes only. The use of Social Media Networks is neither approved, nor condoned by the Mahopac Public Library.
Wikipedia social media is a shift in how people discover, read and share news, information and content…. transforming monologues (one to many) into dialogues (many to many)
Other people around the world Other co-workers around the world Other co-workers in your country Co-Workers Friends You Jim Mary Your manager Jims manager Susan John Helen Roberto Akira Chris Peter Frequent s Infrequent s Social Media
Social Networking Sites Media Sites Social Bookmarking Blogs & Podcasts Wikis & Communities Micro- blogging Facebook LinkedIn MySpace YouTube Flicker Picasa Delicious Digg StumbleUpon Wordpress Typepad Itunes podcasts Wikipedia Ideajams Twitter
41% of candidates posted information about them drinking or using drugs 40% of candidates posted provocative or inappropriate photographs or information 29% of candidates had poor communication skills Survey by Careerbuilder.com, surveying 3,169 hiring mgrs…
Google Yourself! What did you find?
Unfortunately, thats easier said than done! Google is not like a credit reporting agency, you cant ask them to correct or remove erroneous information.
What are your objectives? Finding a job? Getting reacquainted? Making a statement? Marketing your product? Lonely? Bored?
For Fun, Games and More Chat with friends and family on-line Play on-line games For Business Connect with co-workers Workplace networking Find a job Find Old Friends Whatever happened to? Reconnecting with the past
Marketing and Communications Microblogging Business Networking Breaking News and Getting Scoops Streamline Your Electronic Inboxes Finding a Job Games