Laurie Ruettimann on Deleting Your Social Footprint: Facebook 101

Laurie Ruettimann Laurie Ruettimann, Worldwide FOT

I read an article on Business Insider about deleting your Facebook Timeline, and I thought, “I’m smart. Job seekers might want to know more about this. I should give this a go.”

Turns out that none of this is easy (as articulated in the aforementioned article) and none of it is really worth it.

I followed the instructions. I used two browsers and two different programs that run two different kinds of scripts. I cleared my cache, restarted my computer, let the programs run all night long, and watched the whole thing fail.

Read the whole post over at The Cynical Girl (an FOT contributor blog). 



Laurie Ruettimann

Laurie Ruettimann is a former HR leader and an influential speaker, writer and marketing advisor. Her work has appeared in many mainstream print publications and major news media outlets. You can find her on twitter at @Lruettimann.