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Smart Policies for Workplace Technology: Email, Blogs, Cell Phones & More

Smart Policies for Workplace Technology: Email, Blogs, Cell Phones & More

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by Lisa Guerin
     
 

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Keep your workplace safe -- create a sensible technology policy with this all-in-one-guide.

Sixty-eight percent of employees in the U.S. have sent emails that exposed their company to risk, and more than 229 million records have been taken from stolen business laptops or hacked business websites since 2005. It is no wonder, then, that technology dangers

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Keep your workplace safe -- create a sensible technology policy with this all-in-one-guide.

Sixty-eight percent of employees in the U.S. have sent emails that exposed their company to risk, and more than 229 million records have been taken from stolen business laptops or hacked business websites since 2005. It is no wonder, then, that technology dangers consistently rank number one on the list of employers' concerns.

v Every new device that promises to make our lives easier brings with it the risk of misuse -- whether accidental or intentional. That's why it's so important that any business that employs both people and computers create a safe and sensible policy for technologies in the workplace.

Smart Policies for Workplace Technologies provides the tools employers need to assess your current policies' effectiveness, along with information on how to draft or revise, then distribute and enforce your new customized policies.

Co-published with the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), Smart Policies for Workplace Technologies keeps your business safe, online and off.

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“The potential legal traps facing employers are well articulated in Smart Policies for Workplace Technologies” — Journal of High Technology Law, Suffolk University Law School

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781413313260
Publisher:
NOLO
Publication date:
02/17/2011
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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“The potential legal traps facing employers are well articulated in Smart Policies for Workplace Technologies” — Journal of High Technology Law, Suffolk University Law School

Meet the Author

Lisa Guerin, an editor and author specializing in employment law, is author or co-author of several Nolo books, including The Manager's Legal HandbookDealing with Problem EmployeesThe Essential Guide to Federal Employment LawsWorkplace InvestigationsCreate Your Own Employee Handbook, and Nolo's Guide to California Law. Guerin has practiced employment law in government, public interest, and private practice where she represented clients at all levels of state and federal courts and in agency proceedings. She is a graduate of Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California at Berkeley. Guerin's blog on lessons learned by employers and HR professionals on everything from hiring and firing to performance and discipline can be found at Nolo's Employment Law Blog.

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