Thursday, June 2, 2016 Thursday, June 2, 2016. 07:45 - 09:15

“Please, NO more social media blunders!”

Presented by
Katy Wedderburn

How to avoid the pitfalls of social media use by employees

Employers increasingly need to be innovative in how they develop appropriate policies and recruitment procedures. More and more employees use digital means to spread the word about business, as well as their lives. Can they be kept distinct? Reckless use of social media by employees can significantly damage the employer’s brand.

Location : The Corinthian Club, Glasgow

The Communications Breakfast is a Creating Sparks initiative designed to provide a networking forum to help our clients share knowledge, learn from each other and do business together. Each month we have a guest speaker who presents on a topical communication related issue. The events are held in The Corinthian Club Glasgow on the first Thursday of every month. We look forward to welcoming businesses that we can network with and achieve mutual business growth.

"The Communications Breakfast has become an essential part of our Networking activities. The variety of high calibre speakers every month attracts a wide audience of business professionals, and it is precisely that group of people with whom we are seeking to engage." - David Flint (Partner, MacRoberts LLP)

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