TITLE

Bosses with x-ray eyes

AUTHOR(S)
Piller, Charles
PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
Macworld;Jul1993, Vol. 10 Issue 7, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the use of computer technology in monitoring of employees. Reasons; Possible negative effects; Possible legislative relief. INSETS: Job seeker beware: Electronic hurdles to employment.;A model employment-privacy policy.;To catch a spy: Is workplace E-mail private?;Electronic eavesdropping at work.
ACCESSION #
9307075567

 

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