Social media is the norm nowadays both for personal and professional/business use. It is seen as a form of communicating – just like the spoken word, hand written or manual/sign language. Moreover, in a professional context – social media cuts right across organisations and their different departments – helping each to achieve their objectives. However, we still come across a number of myths that prevent some individuals and organisations from fully embracing it. And so, we have put together a list of 10 myths that we have encountered and, also more importantly, how to counter them.