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Navigating Social Media in the Workplace

March 3, 2011
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EST

Speakers: Jarad M. Lucan

March 3, 2011
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM EST


Stay ahead of the new challenges and opportunities social media presents by addressing them now! Social networking via online tools such as MySpace, Facebook and Twitter has exploded in popularity over the last few years. Despite this growth, employers have been slow to adopt and disseminate policies for appropriate usage of these websites exposing themselves to the risks such as harassment, dissemination of trade secret information and lost productivity. Purchase these reference materials and get the information you need to navigate the issues social media brings to the workplace. You will discover information to address liability issues but still be able take advantage of the opportunities social media may bring to your business. Benefits for You •Understand potential liability for employee comments •Discover the do’s and don’ts of monitoring employee use of social media •Protect yourself from potentially violating privacy issues •Get the tips you need to develop effective social media policies

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm Screening Applicants Using Social Media
Jarad M. Lucan
• Using Private Behavior for Employment Decisions
• Privacy Issues
• Potential Discrimination Claims
• Best Practices

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