This module has come to an end. I am amazed that this module has changed my view towards the digital life, within just twelve days. I always thought that social media is just a place to stay connected with friends. Never would I expect that social media can have a great impact on our lives. […]Read more "FRUITFUL ENDING."
It is interesting to see that many of the peers created their own videos to make their blog post interesting. Therefore, I have also created for this reflection post. Many of the peers support open access as the advantages outweigh the disadvantages. However, there are also a number of the peers who disagree that content […]Read more "THUS, IT ALL DEPENDS…"
Have you ever search for an article online and realised that you have to pay a certain amount in order to have access to the whole essay? I believe every student has encountered that problem. So, did you pay to read that article? Personally, I would not want to waste that money. Why would I […]Read more "BENEFITS AND DRAWBACKS OF FREE-FORM CONTENT."
After reading through many of the peers’ blogs, it has definitely got me thinking a lot. Yi Ming asked a very thought-provoking question on his post which probed me. Is it ethical for companies to actually monitor their employees’ social media movement? You can read my argument to this question here. Many of the other […]Read more "HENCE, IS SOCIAL MEDIA A PLACE FOR FREE SPEECH?"
Years ago, it was newspaper who feeds us with news and events. Now, the internet has taken over its job. Social Media, such as Twitter, is reporting “LIVE” events, INSTANTLY. Even the journalists are collecting information through the internet. One offensive comment is able to ruin your life completely, in just a blink of an […]Read more "DUTY OF CARE."
Most of the peers have mentioned about the benefits of having a social media account such as LinkedIn to assist them in the career path. This explains how essential social media are in this 21st century. Many of them have also come up with certain key points that I did not manage to point out in […]Read more "THEREFORE, HOW DO WE STAY AUTHENTIC?"
Resume? BORING!!!! There are people who summarise their CVs through Twitter, in just 140 characters! (Silverman, R.E. & Weber, L., 2013) According to Social Recruiting Survey Results (Jobvite, 2014), 73% of recruiters have hired candidates through social media. What’s more! 79% of them are hired through LinkedIn! So do you have a LinkedIn account? If […]Read more "BE GENUINE TO YOURSELF"