Indications are that the fastest growing membership to social networking sites is amongst the workforce population. With the ease of accessibility to the internet in the workplace, this growth has had a considerable impact on behaviour of employees.
This course looks at Facebook and employers considering not only the negative, but also the positive impacts of social networking technology for employers, the rights of employees, and how these 21st Century workplace issues can be managed.
On completion of this online course, you will gain an understanding of:
- the terminology associated with social networking
- the legal background applicable to the use of such technology in the workplace
- the risks in the workplace from use and misuse of social networking
- practical hints for dealing with problems caused by the use of Facebook and employees.