Social media has this really strange thing going where it can be incredibly useful and painfully unbearable all at the same time. I value social media, especially Twitter, as I place where I can:
- Take in necessary information for my job.
- Network and develop relationships with people in the industry.
- Point to where my work can be seen, heard or read.
- Interact with baseball fans.
- Make lame jokes.
That’s the good. The bad unfortunately is the reaction and comments you sometimes get from folks on social media. Somewhere along the way social media became a place where people felt they can just vent at you, curse at you and tell you how horrible or how dumb your opinions are. Continue reading “Thin Skinned: My Guidelines for Blocking, Muting and Unfollowing on Social Media”