Category Archives: Social

Social Media & Copyright

This is one case where asking for permission is better than asking for forgiveness.

If it’s online, it’s fair game, right? Not so fast. People spend time and effort to create images, infographics, videos, blogs, etc, and it’s considered intellectual property. Stealing intellectual property, using it without permission, can bring hefty fines and legal fees. Here’s what you need to know. Continue reading

How I’ve Increased My LinkedIn Visibility

For our professional lives, LinkedIn is the place to be (which is why I’ll likely re-publish this there). I wanted to become more active and visible on LinkedIn, but I don’t have a lot of extra time to devote to it. This is a tactic that I’ve been using for a few months, and I like the results. Could I get better results doing something else? Maybe. This works for me because it allows one of my off-LinkedIn activities (reading, which I do a lot of) to positively impacts my LinkedIn visibility. Continue reading