From Facebook to Instagram, Twitter to TikTok, mainstream social media platforms are designed to keep you logged in and engaging with the platform for as long as possible.
We all know how easy it is to pop on to one of our social media accounts for a quick check in and find yourself still flicking through the newsfeed an hour later.
When that happens, it can leave you feeling disappointed, frustrated and unproductive. As a busy business owner who is stretched thin and time poor there might be a generous helping of guilt for “wasting time” thrown into the mix as well.
If you’re going to use social media productively and keep your sanity in tact then this has got to change.
The first step is to recognize that social media is designed that way; it’s not your fault but you can take back control….