I don't intend to spend a lot of time talking about this on the show (which begins Friday at 6pm ET, 3pm PT on Talk1). I just wanted to mention why my Twitter account is set to private.
Social Media- Contributor to Life Happiness or Not
So where does social media stand in terms of enhancing our lives. Well, I guess that depends on how you use it. The latest statistics show that around 42% of online adults use multiple social networking sites. Perhaps not surprisingly, the majority of social media users are under the age of 30, although the number of older users is on the rise. Here are some great stats from Medical News Today:
Happiness Hangout with Lori Peters- How Social Media Impacts Your Life will explore how we keep social media in balance as to not over-do or over-use it in our personal and professional lives. Also we have lively discussion on using it to benefit ourselves and others as well as specifics about how to use Twitter to increase more happiness in our own and others' lives. Twitter Expert, Author and Social media Coach Gary Loper will guide us through this fascinating topic.