Don't Do Stupid Things on Social Media

This is a collection of news stories that showcase people who have done stupid things on social media, and the consequences of their actions. Learn from their mistakes. 

"Kevin O'Leary, an entrepreneur and panelist on the hit ABC show "Shark Tank," said he always looks up potentially employees online before hiring them.

"Every time I look at hiring somebody, I go and gather their digital footprint from every source I can get," O'Leary said. "We look at who they are online, and we actually hire them in our minds before we actually ever meet them. And so the interview process is to just prove what we have already assessed online."

"O'Leary warns that all the emails, texts, tweets, selfies and status updates we send out into the world can be career threatening." - Yahoo News