Post Tagged with: "social media"

Why do “tolerant” people tend to delete others off their social media who do not share their views?

January 29, 2016 12:00 pm1 comment

Recently I have noticed a rather disturbing trend on social media platforms which seems to be especially prevalent on Facebook. I pride myself on being able to interact with almost anyone. In a near empty bar in some isolated location I am almost always the person who will approach the […]

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The anti-social behaviour derived from social media

October 29, 2014 4:30 pm1 comment
Kids obsessed with their computers rather than socialising with each other.

London is a city of ghosts. Texting ghosts, eyes downcast on a thwarted social media reality. Facebook friends, tweet me this tweet me that, link me up for that job of a lifetime opportunity, all the while walking past me. Come rain or shine, their mobile phones clutched tightly in […]

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Dealing with Problem Employees

January 28, 2014 5:00 pm0 comments
Dealing with Problem Employees

Finding the perfect employee can be difficult. There’s always a risk that they won’t be the right fit, but it’s a risk that all business owners must take. But what if you do hire a problem employee? How can you tell if your employee is stealing from the company, or […]

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Dear Advertisers (A poem)

January 19, 2014 3:17 pm0 comments
Dear Advertisers (A poem)

Dear Advertisers, I do not need to be told what is wrong with me I do not need to know that I am Fat, flat-chested, ugly, or unfashionable None of the products you can sell me Will erase the fact that I was painfully aware of all these things By […]

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Do as we say or we’ll take your post away

November 4, 2013 6:05 pm1 comment
Do as we say or we’ll take your post away

We have all felt it in one way or another. The pressure to conform to what is, socially, right or expected. This pressure can come from friends, family, the media. Look in any direction and I guarantee you will find someone telling you how you ‘should’ be acting. However, when […]

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U Want Me 2 Kill Him: A Film Review

October 15, 2013 8:22 pm0 comments
U Want Me 2 Kill Him: A Film Review

Every few years, a film comes out that acts as a cautionary tale about the anonymity of internet chat rooms and the inherent dangers that come with them. These films usually suck,  they explore the issue but never add anything interesting or insightful. It is that these films are works of […]

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How To Beat Facebook Blues

June 5, 2013 1:17 pm0 comments
How To Beat Facebook Blues

One of my New Year’s Resolutions this year was to spend much less time on Facebook.  For the first few weeks, as is the wont of many a resolution, things went swimmingly and I was barely on it at all.  Then I needed to connect with a couple of people […]

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Social Media Makes it Impossible For Us to Get Over an Ex

May 22, 2013 9:51 am0 comments
Social Media Makes it Impossible For Us to Get Over an Ex

  Long gone are the days when you could make a clean break from your dog of an ex and you would never see or hear their name (which is now a swear word) again. We could screw up the memories and toss them into the bin but unfortunately your […]

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