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What should be included in social media guidelines?

What should be included in social media guidelines?

Here’s a rundown of core sections you should include in your social media guidelines.

  • Official accounts. Share the links to your company’s social media channels, and encourage employees to follow.
  • Disclosure and transparency.
  • Privacy.
  • Cyber safety.
  • Harassment.
  • Inclusivity.
  • Legal Considerations.
  • Do’s and don’ts.

Can an employer ask an employee to remove a Facebook post?

In general, employers have the power to fire employees for any lawful reason–including for what they post on social media. These include laws prohibiting discrimination and retaliation, and laws protecting whistleblowers and employees who complain about workplace conditions.

What are the three rules of posting on social media?

The recommended rules are as follows. One-third of your posts should be about promoting your books. One-third of your posts should be shared content and outside resources. One-third of your posts should be about personal brand and customer interaction.

How do you create guidelines?

Build one with these 6 simple steps:

  1. Kick off your brand style guide with a great brand story.
  2. Use logo guidelines to create a recognizable brand signature.
  3. Include your brand’s core color palette.
  4. Dictate your typography hierarchy.
  5. Define your brand voice.
  6. Specify the imagery and iconography that makes up your visual style.

Can employers fire you for Facebook posts?

Since California is an at-will employment state — and California Labor Code 2922 states that at-will employees “may be terminated at the will of either party on notice to the other” — employers can fire employees for anything, including their social media posts.

Why are there new rules for Facebook employees?

The changes follow a set of recent leaks from Workplace and the company’s weekly Q&As showing that employees have increased their criticism of the company’s policies.

Who is the CEO of the Facebook company?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday outlined to employees a new set of principles to guide debates and conversations within Workplace, the company’s internal social network. Zuckerberg said that Facebook will ensure all employees feel supported at work, especially the company’s Black community.

Can a full time Facebook employee work from home?

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announce that the company will allow all full-time employees to work from home if their jobs can be done remotely. This is a change from plans Facebook announced in May 2020 when the company said it would allow certain employees, notably the most senior and experienced employees, to request permanent remote work.

Is it safe to criticize your employer on Facebook?

Some Facebook posts by workers criticizing their employers are “protected concerted activity,” according to the National Labor Relations Board, which also found some company social-media guidelines overly broad. Is Facebook safe for workers? Imagine you referred to your supervisor as a “scumbag” in a Facebook post read by your coworkers.

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