Atkinson Answers: MBA Students’ Perspectives On Managing Personal and Professional Social Media Networks

“Not everyone is strictly a personal or professional connection. Anybody in your personal life can also be a professional connection. It’s important to understand that overlap.”—Colin Rice, Willamette University Atkinson Graduate School of Management, MBA Candidate 


Did you know that Internet users have an average of SEVEN social media accounts?

With so many different networks, it can be difficult to manage how we represent ourselves on each platform. However, as young business professionals who are currently applying for internships and jobs, it is crucial that we put some effort into how we conduct ourselves on social media.

To get a better idea of how students manage their personal and professional social media networks, we talked with some Willamette University Atkinson Graduate School of Management MBA candidates.

Do you want to learn more about how to manage your personal and professional social media networks? Read this article about four different strategies you can start implementing today!