18 Dec '11, 4pm

Why I love Twitter, and random thoughts on social media and sustainability via @MarcGunther

Hi, thanks for your post Marc. I got into social media seriously 18 months ago when I started using Twitter and blogging. I had been using LinkedIn for a while. I succumbed to Facebook a few months ago. Interestingly until I became an independent consultant, I never found the time in my coporate roles to engage. I just dind’t get it. Most of my ex-colleagues, executives in business and non-profits still limit themselves to an occasional look at LinkedIn. Like you, I have developped a passion for twitter- I find the community interested in sustainability, CSR and social innovation welcoming, friendly and generous in sharing information. I wrote a piece on my blog on why I believe executives should tweet http://www.strategies-direction.com/?p=162

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