What it is: When taking pictures with your
smartphone, you may be unwittingly opening your
world to the
Important: Technology is wonderful!
We can explore the world from the privacy of our own homes. The benefit to having access to the life and times of
interesting people and their amazing discoveries requires responsibility. The Law of Polarity is in full swing.
The Problem: Technology that enables us to share our life with friends and family
can also put us at risk. Without understanding the extent to which you may be sharing, you and your kids are
vulnerable to evil-doers. Unfortunately, the ability to know everything can prevent you from knowing the
Two Tips This
Tip #1: Create a solid network
We need our
peeps! A strong and carefully selected group of like-minded people
help to filter out the noise of information overload so that you can recognize the wheat from the
Though the warning about this potential danger
was available a year ago, I missed it in the noise of all the voices vying for my attention. I’ve
posted over 150 pictures to Facebook in the past year, and though I’ve changed settings, it feels a bit like
closing the barn door knowing a few horses may have gotten lose anyway. Thanks to Keyuri Joshi, On The Ball Life and Parent
Coaching, I now know how to use the technology safely.
The tip for next week will detail steps for
carefully selecting the right groups to join. For now, here are a few of the Linkedin Groups supporting me in my various endeavors:
Tip #2: Update Your Smartphone
YouTube video to learn
how to update your Smartphone so that you can continue to share your world with the people in your life that
The Benefits: You are in
mind – Your able to use awesome technology knowing that you have help and resources that keep
you and your kids safe.
Camaraderie – Motherhood can be a lonely job if you’re disconnected and lack people
with whom to share and commiserate.
Influence – Our primary function is to powerfully influence our kids. You're better
equipped with the help of other parents. Bonus: It's the opportunity to extend
your influence beyond the borders of your yard as well.
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