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Social networking can be a great tool to help us connect with family or friends that weve somehow lost touch with It can be the one thing that helps us to get to know someone better However can you imagine having to go to the hospital and possibly never coming out all for social networking Or developing a social anxiety disorder due to the overuse of Facebook I never really thought about these things happening until a few weeks ago Unfortunately it does happen How many of you have a Facebook or twitter account Im sure quite a few of you do Facebook and Twitter can be very beneficial to many of us Businesses even use them as a way to promote their businesses But it can also harm you in a social sense and a physical sense I did some research on regarding social networking and what I found was pretty interesting I mean dont get me wrong I have both Facebook and twitter I even have a gaming accountor two Social networking continues to be the most popular form of communication throughout the world Although it may be very useful to us it can also affect us negatively Social networking sites can cause both beneficial and harmful effects on young adults I will start by identifying some of the benefits of social networking Social networking can be very useful to us in many ways such as social mobility Granovetter used evidence from a survey of job seekers He asked people who had found a job through contacts how often they saw the person that had helped them with their job56 saw their contacts only occasionally and 28 saw them rarely slanting strongly toward the weak end of the spectrum Nearly half of these job contacts were made with only one network implying a very close network Strong ties of connections can help you to find a job but under certain conditions sometimes
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