posted on | written by Caroline Heywood
Karl Henry is one of Ireland’s most recognisable personal trainers. Having enjoyed working with him on numerous occasions, including most recently on The Flahavan’s 2 Minute Office Oats campaign, we caught up with him to find out how he likes to get social on his down time.....
How do you like your news in the morning?
Independent.ieapp in the morning as well sometimes on social media with links to the news!
Broadsheet or tabloid?
Laptop, smartphone or tablet?
Favourite social media channel?
Oh hard one! Twitter or Instagram, but probably Twitter
To Tweet or not to Tweet?
Tweet!!! Especially my Sunday lists as they generate 600-800 likes
What’s the story... Instagram or Snapchat?
No coffee table is complete without a copy of…. (newspaper, magazine, book, other etc.)
Book, I love books!
What advice can you offer aspiring influencers?
Get a qualification in whatever you are hoping to influence!
‘Like’ (what are your favourite things on/about social media eg. influencers, filters, media outlets etc.)
I like the fact that news is instant and also the ability to gauge people's opinions instantly!
‘Dislike’ (pet peeves on social media)
Filtered photographs, misleading people, and getting tagged in posts that I have no involvement in
What trend do you see taking off in your industry/social media over the next 12 months?
I think we have already seen it - it's the return to taking advice from qualified actual experts in the field
What will your Facebook status read in 5 years' time?
And most importantly.... Most used emoji?
"Smaller agencies are fuelling change. All of us here are innovating and this conference is a great example of that… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…