This question has stumped the greatest minds of the 21st century, or at least stumped your average coworker.
What you should share depends on the purpose of the account.
Is your account for connecting with family or coworkers? Here is where having separate personal and professional accounts comes into play. Part of the joy of some social media is connecting with family and friends, so, rather than sterilize your personal account(s), simply create separate professional versions.
(If this already sounds like too many accounts for you, consider parceling out the platforms. For example, keep Facebook for personal use and LinkedIn for professional use. Remember: there is no such thing as a non-professional LinkedIn.) [Read more…]