Category Archives: facebook

Social Media In The Workplace

I have previously posted about the intersection of social media and the workplace.  Prior posts are here and here.  Recently, however, there has been a lot of buzz around how employers are attempting to obtain from employees or prospective employees … Continue reading

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Is Wisconsin’s War Just On Women?

Wisconsin’s Democrats have been claiming that Governor Scott Walker recently signed a law repealing Wisconsin’s Equal Pay Enforcement Act as part of Republican’s “war on women.”  I covered this issue in some prior posts (here and here) as the law … Continue reading

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Your Boss Is Big Brother

I can almost guarantee Noah Kravitz did not see this coming: Getting sued by his former employer for $340,000 because his former employer, PhoneDog, claimed his Twitter followers were a “trade secret.”  PhoneDog is a company that reviews mobile devices … Continue reading

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