Monday, June 11, 2012

7 People You Should be Following on Twitter

So now that you are on Twitter you have probably followed coworkers, clients, and friends. But you may be interested in more then what your coworker did over the weekend.

Almost everyone has a Twitter account these days including legislators, celebrities, sports stars, scientists, and entrepreneurs as well as your next-door neighbor. To get funny, interesting, and insightful tweets you can follow any of these people.

Here are 7 interesting people that will get you started if you’re not sure whom to follow:

    Conan O’Brien: This talk-show host’s tweets are always entertaining, follow him @ConanOBrien. An example of the kind of wit you can find on his Twitter is: “I wonder if my car’s blind spot compensates with a heightened sense of touch and smell.”
    Marissa Mayer: You might not know Marissa Mayer, but if you like technology, she’s worth a follow. Mayer is the first female engineer at Google. If you would like some interesting tidbits about Google and a look at the life of a tech expert, follow @Marissamayer.
    Mike Massimino: Follow @Astro_Mike, if you want to get the inside scoop about NASA. Mike Massimino is an astronaut who recent made an appearance on The Big Bang Theory, which he then tweeted about.
    Rainn Wilson: Fans of NBC’s The Office know Rainn Wilson as beet farm owner and top salesman Dwight Schrute. He also runs one of the more entertaining Twitter feeds in existence at @Rainnwilson. An example of a recent Tweet: “If I had a bird, I would call it James VanDerBeak.”
    Ryan Penagos: Are you a comic book fan? If you are, you should follow @Agent_M. Penagos. This is Ryan Penagos’ Twitter; he is the editorial director of Marvel Comics. He’s a lively Tweeter, updating his followers about his favorite comics and new video games that are coming out.
    Barack Obama: You may or may not have voted for him but he is the Commander and Chief. Discover what’s on his mind on a daily bases @BarackObama.
    Bill Gates: You may not like Microsoft Windows, but you should still check out the Twitter feed of Bill Gates. The man has made an undeniable impact on the tech world. And today, he and his wife are devoting their time to important charitable causes.
    Also don't forget about our very own twitter account, @PremierTech.  Just click the twitter button on our homepage and start following us today!


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