Be careful of Facebook posts…

I have written before on the risks what you post on Facebook. People constantly take risks with what they post on Facebook and for that reason I think there is always a place for a further reminder. Recently the daughter of a US man took to Facebook boasting about her father’s settlement. The problem was

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Facebook – Friend or Foe?

I recently spoke to a group of school leavers about potential careers. One of the issues I discussed was the risk of Facebook to their future employment. Employers are catching onto the idea of using Facebook as a means to find out about potential employees. Potential employees need to be aware that what they put

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Facebook and Family Law

The internet and particularly Facebook is not merely a means of communication and social networking. For so many it defines almost every waking moment; what we’re doing, what we’re eating, where we’re going, where we’ve been, who we’re with, and how we feel about it. It is a place to vent, complain, gloat and brag.

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Bloggers Beware! (…and other users of technological modes of communication)

It is disturbing how many people are using blogs and other modes of technological communication such as Facebook to make comment about dissatisfaction with their bosses businesses. While the employee may not take it too seriously, the employer can suffer real damage to the company’s reputation and loss of business. Recently a distressed employer came

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