The other flip side. Is all it takes is someone to tag you in a bunch of photos that are funny to be taken out of context even if they are innocent. Like demotivate pics or some dumb polictical view etc etc[/quote]
You can always “untag” yourself from those.
Half of the interview battle is in the preparation. That INCLUDES dusting your life for incriminating fingerprints and burying your skeletons as deep inside your closet as you reasonably can.
The question then is: do you want strangers and acquaintances to think you’re funny and cool more than you want to be successful?[/quote]
Listen, if you can find a way to justify this, feel free.
To me it’s a ridiculous overstepping of boundaries.
Yes, I “restrict” facebook to the 300 people on that list because I don’t work for or with ANY of them.
If my account is on Public, go to town as an employer. But mine has the highest amount of protections, I don’t use my real name or location and every single piece of information on there is false.
You want to check it out as an employer anyway? Fuck you. No way.