Category Archives: Social Media

As job market competition increases, more and more employers turn to social media as part of their stringent hiring process or to monitor current employees. This ‘social screening’ allows employers to comb through your accounts and catch a glimpse of who you are outside the confines of a CV.  When used correctly, social media can help you to develop your brand, however cultivating a negative
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In the digital era, most successful businesses take advantage of their social media platform and prioritise it as a key way to drive their growth.  However, many businesses still expect fast results and neglect a long term social media marketing plan. Recently, Wetherspoons created a ‘blanket ban’ of all social media platforms.  The company’s move to shut Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts for its
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IN a digital world where we expect to be accessible and online all the time losing Wi-Fi can seem disastrous. During the recent winter storms we were in southern France being battered by gales in excess of 100 kilometres per hour. For three days we had no internet or mobile phone connection. Feeling cut off from the 21st century I quickly turned to newspapers, books, tv,
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