Elias Between Two Worlds - Ep. 1 - Selfies
How many pictures of your child have you shared by the time they turned five? With the increasing use of social networks, even back in 2015 the average number was 973. Without giving it a second thought, parents often overshare information that cannot be controlled once it is published on social networks.
Think that selfies are something new? Think again. Leonardo da Vinci, Rembrandt and Vincent van Gogh are just some of the renowned painters who ’took’ their self-portraits hundreds of years ago. They didn’t need the technology of smart devices and social networks.
What did you dream of becoming when you were a kid? A doctor? A teacher? A pilot or an astronaut? A recent survey of 2000 parents of 11- to 16-year-olds shows that doctors (18%) are still number one on the dream job list. However, they are closely followed by social media influencers (17%) and more specifically, YouTubers (14%).