Social Networking Persuasive Essay

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Every day we wake up, and for most people, their first reaction is to pick up their phone, and go through each social networking sites and apps. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Myspace are just a few social networking sites that are accessed daily by people around the world. LinkedIn, Monster, Simply Hired, and Craigslist are some of the most popular sites when you’re currently job hunting. In today’s society, social networking can be both positive and negative. It is up to you how you decide to use it. Are you going to have fun and post personal, inappropriate photos and comments? Or are you going to take advantage of the opportunities technology and social networking has given us?
Myspace was one of the first social networking sites that was created to help friends keep in touch. As time went on, Myspace became a site to compete with your
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Many business, companies, and private offices, use social media to advertise what they are about, opportunities to become a part of their team, and job openings. Sites like LinkedIn, Monster, Simply Hired, and Craigslist, give updated job listings around your area. LinkedIn provides you with the opportunity to broaden your personal networking relationships to give you a foot in the door in any career field. Social networking has made job searching convenient. You can be almost anywhere and have access to internet which allows you to at any time of the day, access sites that allow you to research positions, companies and apply for those open positions. To make it even more captivating to consumers, sites have created an option to open personal accounts which saves your personal information, past employment history, and education history, to make the process of applying for positions that much more stress-free. As if social networking sites hasn’t already made the job search easy enough, some sites keep your resume open for recruiters to find

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