8- This message will self destruct

Not another boring social media podcast! Thankfully not because this is WorkplaceYP and we don’t do boring. Coffee and triathlons, yes. Boring, no. Sit back and listen as Mike and John explore some of the next trends in the growing world of social media and how young professionals can related to each other.

Some notes to augment your experience

How do you produce relevant content
You never know when you may need votes or a following
It’s important to have a social presence for YPs
35.3 million users aged 25-34
Twitter is primary used by 18-24 year olds
Snapchat – Maybe we don’t need to archive everything we do
Post relevant content about what you are doing to build change
Snapchat is more personable
Use it as an expression of yourself – Your own personal channel
Snapchat is one of the only social media platform that can precisely track impressions
Produce consistent content on your social platforms
Pinterest expected to grow in 2016
Tumblr allows you to create massive amounts of content in one place
Get people talking

5 Takeaways

  1. Produce original content –
  2. Tell a story
  3. Always be consistent and authentic
  4. Integrate your messaging across all platforms
  5. Know who your audience is


Social Media Examiner — How to use Snapchat for Business
Mac’s List — How can Professionals use Snapchat
Social Media Week — How to Leverage Snapchat for your Personal Brand
REALTOR Magazine — How Millennials are using Snapchat
INC — 10 Snapchat Brands that are doing it right

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