Consequences for Careless Social Media Use in the Workplace
A 2016 report estimates there are 2.3 billion social media users. There is concern that too few companies are focusing on the risks associated with social media in the workplace. Employers must recognize the risks and take steps to effectively manage them.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
- Understand why employers are concerned about careless use of social media
- Explain if an employer can legally terminate an employee for their online behavior
- Identify actions labeled as careless use of social media
- Recognize the risks of social media and the ways to minimize these risks