Don’t Be the Stubborn “Old Guy” Who Won’t Keep Up with Technology!

Learn to tweet. Your boss expects it. You know the old guy who’s been at the company forever and still can’t figure out email? If you don’t get up to speed on social media in 2014, you’ll be that guy.

Moneypenny’s 2¢ Worth: Staying on top of, or even better, ahead of the social media tsunami is crucial for career stability and advancement for Baby Boomers. This is just one of 5 social media predictions by Fortune Tech for 2014. [pullquote]Senior (50+) workers cannot fall behind when it comes to adopting the latest technology, platforms, and software into their skill set.[/pullquote] With so many affordable online learning resources available (Lynda.com, CodeAcademy.com, HubSpot.com, etc.) there is no reason why the over 50 crowd or anyone else cannot at least keep up with the skills needed for continued career success.

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John Moneypenny is a Social Media Marketing Consultant in Denver, CO. He helps small businesses and entrepreneurs learn how to use Social Media Marketing to engage their clients, develop their brand, and increase profits.