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How Your Social Media Obsession Can Become a Career [INFOGRAPHIC]
Posted on June 13th 2013
“I don’t even have any good skills…. You know, like nunchuk skills, bow hunting skills, computer hacking skills… Girls only want boyfriends who have great skills.” - Napoleon Dynamite
According to this infographic, 30% of businesses lack skilled-employees to realize their social media potential. That number is probably understated, although I don’t think that the raw user numbers from social networks are a compelling argument for social media employment or whether businesses should be on social. I think it does lay out the argument that there is plenty of potential around social media, though.
I’m curious to know your thoughts – is social media the profession of the future? Enough that someone should pursue a degree in the social media arts?