May 21, 2010

Facebook faux pas costs waitress her job

Posted in Social Media in the Workplace, Uncategorized tagged , , , , , , , , at 10:05 am by Tom Jacobson

What happens when an employer discovers that an employee, on her off-duty time, posted on Facebook some derogatory comments about the employer and the employer’s customers?  It cost this waitress her job.  To read the full story from the Charlotte, NC Observer, visit

The legal implications of social media in the workplace will be addressed at the Seventh Annual West Central Minnesota Employment Law Update on June 10 in Alexandria, MN.  For more information on the seminar, visit


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