What would a potential employer find if they Googled you? Do you know how to use social media strategically to create an impressive digital footprint? Have you ever been concerned that you spend too much time on social media?
As eSmart week draws to a close, these are some of the questions you might like to ask yourself. Many of us will be aware of the ways in which social media can be used negatively, but there are also many ways to contribute positively online for the benefit of yourself and others.
QUT Library has developed Create a Better Online You. This is an online self assessment tool which allows you to reflect on the ways in which you use social media with regards to your career and employment, mental health and your online rights and responsibilities. You’ll be able to see how your responses compare to other students and receive some handy tips once you’ve completed each section.
For more information and advice on social media and how it relates to you as a student, check out our full suite of social media resources.