I love social media. I use it daily. I’ve met so many great people and honestly learned a lot about being a better voice talent, blogger and entrepreneur from the content that my network shares on a daily basis.
The Black Hole
As wonderful as social media is, however, it does have a “dark side”, if you will. If you don’t have a social media strategy, and a little bit of accountability in place, it can become a black hole into which precious minutes and hours of your time can disappear forever!
Count The Cost
I came across this infographic on Twitter. It paints a very insightful picture into the true cost of social media, if you’re not careful about how you use it.
Just one more tweet. Just one more status update. Just one more minute. It’s happened to all of us. Only, one minute turns into five, and then ten and then an hour!
How many auditions do you miss? How many deadlines have you procrastinated on? How many emails build up in your inbox? How many invoices are you behind on?
Do you know when it’s time to pull the plug?