Did your mother ever tell you to choose your words wisely? I know mine did and it is a lesson that has stuck with to this day. It is a matter of making sure that what comes out of your mouth is exactly what you want to say and exactly how you want to say it. Words can be hurtful and when not chosen wisely can do lots of damage. At least that was what my mother was teaching me.
In today’s society with Facebook and Twitter and Blogging your words are no longer thrown into the air and lost a few moments later. Now the words are thrown onto the internet and are there FOREVER. Think about that for a moment. If somebody wanted to do research on your company and you posted a derogatory comment about a competitor or a product they will find it. There are no secrets on the internet.
I am writing about this today because while going through my Twitter feed I came across this tweet and it left me wondering how it ever left the keyboard of the person typing: