by Tom Austin | March 22, 2012 | Comments Off on How does your digital self reflect your personal self?
I’m at the Adobe Summit in Salt Lake City, listening to Biz Stone (co-founder of Twitter) talking about his digital self and I’m realizing I’m somewhat conflicted about the basic question: does my digital self, as reflected on Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, Linked-in and a host of other much smaller sites reflect me as a person?
To what extent can it? How should I separate my personal and professional? Will my professional followers, for example, on Twitter, understand my personal Tweets?
Is it possible to maintain enough separation between personnae so they don’t get confused yet not have so large a gulf that your digital self no longer reflects your personal self?
How do you deal with this?
Read Complimentary Relevant Research
Predicts 2017: Artificial Intelligence
Artificial intelligence is changing the way in which organizations innovate and communicate their processes, products and services. Practical...
View Relevant Webinars
The Mobile Scenario: Taking Mobility to the Next Level
The definition of "mobile" in the post-app era will involve new interactions such as bots and conversations, new devices such as wearables...
Comments or opinions expressed on this blog are those of the individual contributors only, and do not necessarily represent the views of Gartner, Inc. or its management. Readers may copy and redistribute blog postings on other blogs, or otherwise for private, non-commercial or journalistic purposes, with attribution to Gartner. This content may not be used for any other purposes in any other formats or media. The content on this blog is provided on an "as-is" basis. Gartner shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of the content or use of this blog.