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  1. 1. Social Media: Is it more harmful than helpful? By: Rebecca Kappel, Travis Renton, and Jason Fisher
  2. 2. Introduction Paraskevi "Voula"Twitter was launched in March 2006 Papachristou
  3. 3. Cons Employers check potential employee’s backgrounds, including social media such as Facebook and Twitter It’s possible to be tracked through social media  (Gallagher)
  4. 4. Why Social Media is Bad
  5. 5. • Social Media is becoming increasingly addictive• Social Media accounts for 18% of time spent online.
  6. 6. Social Media sites own every photo you upload
  7. 7. Social Media can affect your academic performance A study found that Freshman students were spending almost 12 hours a day on social media accounts and that these high usage numbers were associated with lower GPA’s.
  8. 8. Pros Express yourself! Connect with friends across the country and the globe
  9. 9. Why Social Media Is Good
  10. 10. Social Media as a Job Recruiting Tool.
  11. 11. Social Media as an Interviewing Medium
  12. 12. Social Media as a Way to Branch Out
  13. 13. In Conclusion
  14. 14. ConclusionRemember…Be aware of whatyou share!
  15. 15.  Pictures Works Cited  Twitter Logo Redesigned. 2012. Graphic. The Inspiration RoomWeb. 15 Apr 2013.  Nesbitt, Andy. Voula Papachristou bitter and upset over Olympic ban. 2012. Photograph. USA TodayWeb. 15 Apr 2013.  Keller , Jared. How The CIA Uses Social Media to Track How People Feel. 2011. Graphic. The AtlanticWeb. 15 Apr 2013.  Jobs, AOL. What Employers Wish You’d Learned In College. 2012. Photograph. GlassdoorWeb. 15 Apr 2013.  Jemimas Journal. 2012. Photograph. WordpressWeb. 15 Apr 2013.  Crum, Chris. Murders Organized Using Facebook Murder Victims Names Found on Facebook Hit List. 2010. Graphic. WebProNewsWeb. 15 Apr 2013. Verbal Citations  Keown, Tim. "Voula Papachristou leaps into infamy." ESPN. (2012): n. page. Web. 15 Apr. 2013. <http://espn.go.com/olympics/summer/2012/story/_/id/8205097/voula- papachristou-leaps-infamy>.  Kaiser, Tiffany. "Indiana High School Student Expelled for Tweeting Foul Language, Says it Wasnt Posted at School." Daily Tech. (2012): n. page. Web. 15 Apr. 2013. <http://www.dailytech.com/Indiana High School Student Expelled for Tweeting Foul Language Says it Wasnt Posted at School/article24322.htm>.  Gallagher, Ryan. "Software that tracks people on social media created by defence firm." Guardian. (2013): n. page. Web. 15 Apr. 2013. <http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/feb/10/software-tracks-social-media-defence>.
  16. 16. Works Cited cont. Suciu, Peter. "Social Media Linked to Poor Academic Performance." Redorbit. N.p., 11 Apr. 2013. Web. 12 Apr. 2013. Henderson, J. Maureen. "3 Reasons You Should Quit Social Media In 2013." Forbes. Forbes Magazine, 29 Dec. 2012. Web. 12 Apr. 2013. Black, Tiffany. "How to Use Twitter as a Recruiting Tool." Inc.com. N.p., 19 May 2010. Web. 12 Apr. 2013. Horovitz, Bruce. "Tweets, Not Resumes, Are Trending #icymi." USA Today. Gannett, 17 Feb. 2013. Web. 15 Apr. 2013.

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