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What has social media turned us into?

Social media has become a big part of our identity — most of us can’t live a day without it — and it’s easy to see that it affects us in both positive and negative ways.

Get connected to your future career

In an era where who you know determines where you’ll go, it becomes necessary to pull out all the stops and use all the tools possible to procure the job you need.

Nohomophobes: website goes viral exposing jarring casual homophobia

he word “faggot” has been tweeted nearly three million times since July 5. A new website from the University of Alberta’s Institute for Sexual Minority Studies & Services called tracks the tweets of people using the phrases “faggot,” “no homo,” “so gay” and “dyke” — all of which are tweeted well over 1,000 times

Drunk drivers use social media to evade police checkstops

When police services in Canada conducted their annual public crackdown on drunk drivers over the recent holidays, many social media users shared checkstop locations and blew police cover. Ontario’s Reduce Impaired Driving Everywhere, or RIDE, program was regularly sabotaged. Many Twitter users announced checkstop locations throughout late December using the hashtags #RIDE and #checkstop, which triggered

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Social media techniques job-seekers need to know

We all know someone whose Facebook profile picture is of them overindulging at last Friday's party and who, despite a solid resume, can't seem to get hired. But what about people who used their social media accounts intelligently and strategically to land the jobs of their dreams?

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