• Sep 16
    2015
    New instant communications tools have made us much more productive, but have you considered their potential pitfalls? The bulk of today's job-related dialogue, thanks to the revolution IT started, happens between people with multiple tasks and deadlines who aren't face to face or even talking on the phone. In our hyper-connected, handheld-device-dominated world, a number of unavoidable truths affecting our personal and work-based relationships have emerged or taken on a ...
  • Aug 18
    2015
    An employee continually shares tweets during the workday that don’t paint our company in the best light. He also uses profanity in his tweets regularly. But he doesn’t indicate where he works in his Twitter bio. And the profanity and perspectives he shares are part of the “personal brand” he portrays online. From an HR perspective, what are my options? —Uncharted Waters, corporate communications director, financial services _______________________ Dear Uncharted ...