April 21, 2011 12:01 pm


Social media has influenced how we define professionalism in both positive and negative ways. Jeff Lail came on the show to discuss what it means to be professional while using social media tools. We discuss the potential for social media to aid someone in their job search. However, the idea of being “judged” for your social presence came up as a concern. Overall, it was a great show as we had a multitude of tweets at the #SAlive hashtag.

Weekly Challenge and Support
Brewer vetoes ‘Birther’ bill, guns on campus
In Regard to Rutgersfest
EduTweetups – Directory of #HigherEd tweetups, hashtags & twitter chats
#NASPACPA Consolidation Update
How I became a Student Affairs Professional

Additional Social Media + Professionalism Posts
The Intersection of Influence and Authenticity
Being Purposeful with Social Media
How I Use Social Media by Leslie Dare
How I use social media by Jeff Lail
How I (Don’t) Use Social Media

Unsolicited Shout-out of the Week
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