If you’re going to be a ghostwriter, there are a few skills you need to have at the ready. Excellent writing skills are a no-brainer. The profession also requires more than a modicum of discretion, and an ability to check your ego at the door, as you will seldom be able to claim your work. And, oh yeah – you’ll need to be able to do impressions.
If you caught last week’s #SocialSpin post on hashtag hijacking, you’ll know that we’re covering comment moderation this week. Whether or not to moderate audience contributions is something that needs to be decided on a case-by-case basis, and this post is designed to help you figure out when, how, and if you should.
Trolls creep around the internet all the time. Some are very visible and some are not so obvious.
In any case...the "troll" will set arguments in motion, debate until their fingers are blue, or just right-out insult anyone for just about anything.
The more digital becomes ingrained in our lives, the more social sabotage and its unfortunate repercussions will as well. People have lost both potential and actual jobs due to social missteps, as employers tune into the warning signs that an employee could hurt their business with their online behavior – whether on or off the job. Think you’re immune? Let’s find out.