Internet & Social Software

Social Media in the Workplace: Advice and Best Practices (Straight Talk)

In this report, James Boyan, an attorney with the New Jersey based law firm of Pashman Stein, explores current issues with the "social at work" scene. We'll learn about government regulation and oversight, as well as the current thinking on employer social media policies, to name just a few. By watching this report viewers will gain valuable insight into the issues "de jour" regarding social media in the work environment.

Track: Straight Talk
Straightforward explanations of key technologies and their business value

Learning Objectives:

After successfully completing this segment, you should be able to:
  • Understand why employers must continue to keep social media in the workplace on their radar;
  • Discuss the role and actions of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) and social media in the work environment;
  • Recognize the critical nature of employer social media policies and how best to enforce them.

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Speaker / Author:

Jim provides practical advice to clients on various federal, state, and local labor and employment laws. He has represented clients in state and federal courts and various administrative agencies. He has also defended clients in governmental audits and investigations.

Jim earned a B.A. in history from Colgate University, cum laude, and received a J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, from Seton Hall University School of Law, where he served as a Senior Editor of the Law Review. Following law school, he clerked for the Honorable Katharine S. Hayden, U.S.D.J., of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. Jim is admitted to the New Jersey and New York bars. Prior to joining Pashman Stein, Jim was a labor and employment attorney at Day Pitney LLP.

Software & Hardware Requirements:

  • 56k or Greater Internet Connection
  • Adobe Acrobat® Reader for the .pdf files
  • Adobe® Flash® Player 9 or higher
  • Modern DHTML Compatible Browser
  • Ram: 256 MB minimum
  • Sound card with speakers/headphones
  • Windows or Mac OS

Price (USD)

Standard Rate: $29.00
Subscribers: $29.00
Pillsbury U Online: $29.00
Metro State Univ: FREE


Course Code : WIT-1899

Course Level : N/A

Passing Grade : 70%
Format Type : eLearning

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