20 Jun '11, 3am

You Are What You Tweet: {From the editor: This guest post by John Friedman, was originally published on Vault’...

{From the editor: This guest post by John Friedman, was originally published on Vault’s CSR Blog: In Good Company . With the ballooning use of social media to market personal and product branding, comes responsibility. John reminds us that, “We are what we tweet.”} In light of the scandal around Congressman Weiner’s social media ‘activities’ which lead to his resignation, many are questioning why a high-ranking and prominent person would endanger his marriage and career in this way. Perhaps the more important lesson to take away from this situation is the powerful potential for social media to build, or destroy, a personal brand. Your social media presence is your personal brand. Like it or not people judge you by the clothes you wear, the clarity and authenticity with which you speak and, increasingly, the tweets, posts and photos you choose to share on line. The phenomen...

Full article: http://ecopreneurist.com/2011/06/19/you-are-what-you-tweet/

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