Social Media: Managing Your Online Identity

This workshop will help students recognize the potential pitfalls and perks of their social media use. Topics covered: Developing professional social media content – what’s appropriate, what’s TMI, and how to clean up your online image; Professional outlets for personal expression – send the right message!; Using social media to your advantage by promoting your personality and creativity to a wider online network; Expanding your professional network through such outlets as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or blogging; Making a good impression 24/7 – know your privacy settings, limitations, and what comes up when you’re searched.

Tuesday, Feb. 4, 4:30-5:30 p.m., 408 Gumberg Library

Repeated Wednesday, April 2, 4:30-5:30 p.m.

Presenters: Jessica Smith and Coralyn McCauley – sponsored in partnership with Career Services