Why Inc Has It Wrong About 23-Year-Olds

Inc.com is a good resource for business startups. Good, not great. Actually, not even close to great. It’s articles are still hunkered down by the “number-your-reasons” blogging hype of last year. Right now, 7 of its 10 most-viewed articles start with numbers. Yes, they’re getting viewed. No, we haven’t become such poor readers that we need everything to be in lists.

But that’s not why I’m writing. I’m writing about a different number. Twenty-three. Inc.com published an article recently “11 Reasons A 23-Year-Old Shouldn’t Run Your Social Media“.  It got posted on TimeBusiness too. It’s written by Hollis Thomases, who has a pretty impressive background in social media and marketing AND, yes you guessed it, is not a 23-year-old.

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