It is tempting to use public relations, marketing and ethics to limit free speech. In business, the goals are to serve customers and maximize profits for investors, and free expression may be seen as an obstacle.
You may not realize it but if you are engaged in social media you are building a reputation. In fact you are quite possibly building one that will last a lifetime.
Social media is intertwined as another method of communication. Employers need to review all their policies to see if and where social media considerations need to be made and published.
“The whole purpose is student safety,” district superintendent Richard Sheehan told CBS Los Angeles. “Basically, it just
Eating disorders are not lifestyle choices, they are mental disorders that if left untreated can cause serious health problems
Investigations into online inappropriate physician conduct will be up to the state boards. Online behavior from physicians and any other licensed health care professional should mimic their professional life offline. It's imperative that professional ethics is maintained online and offline.
There are some health care professionals who refuse to engage in social media, and there are others who have mastered it. And yet there are some who just don't understand it.
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But back in Memphis, the debate continues, and Gatewood's Facebook page has been removed. Munroe was reinstated at the school
In response, Lowe posted on Facebook, according to KWTV: At least 40 school districts nationwide have adopted social media
The need for having an internal social policy is simple: it reduces risk. In reality, the social policy is most likely a variation on other internal, employee documents. One advantage it does have is that it clearly states what behavior is allowed and forbidden in specific social channels.