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Why Companies are Afraid of Social Media

"We don't do social media, because people might say bad things about us," the executive said. "If we have a Facebook page, people might leave negative comments on it."

"They're already saying bad things about you," I said. "Whether you're on it or not, people are complaining about you, and they're telling as many of their friends as they can."

The rest of the conversation went as expected. Reason after reason. Excuse after excuse. We're not on social media because. . .  we don't do social media because we. . . it's only for young people. . .

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