Posts Tagged ‘Social Media’

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This post is for the staff of the Cooper River Bridge Run, and everyone who participated this past weekend. Or wished they could. Or avoided any travels downtown because of it. You get the idea. I’m disappointed in the PR from the Bridge Run since, and I have a compelling discovery to share  about their […]

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  When I heard Google+ was coming out with a social network to rival Facebook, I pretty much brushed if off as yet another attempt unlikely to dethrone the King and Master of Social Networking. After all, I reasoned, unless Facebook really screwed up – resulting in a mass exodus – or went under, why […]

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What a loaded question that has become! It’s one that came up for me recently when someone declared to me, very adamantly, that you cannot. When I ask people what they get out of their social media, the answers usually go something like this: “I have reconnected with people I haven’t seen in years, and […]

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My last Blog post was about the Maryland Department of Corrections story in which an officer re-applying for his job  was requested to surrender his Facebook log-in info as a precondition for employment.  The officer complied, albeit reluctantly. Shortly thereafter, the Maryland ACLU filed a formal complaint. This article is a recent update which offers an […]

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If you’ve been on Facebook in the last few days, you’ve probably heard a report about the Maryland Department of Correction’s controversial policy of asking job applicants to submit their Facebook passwords and log-in info to conduct background checks. This was prompted by the re-hire of a corrections officer who was told he needed to […]