TITLE

Have a rant? Wipe that smile off the 'MyFace' generation

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Personnel Today;7/24/2007, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the popularity of blogging and social networking Web sites among employees and their irrelevance. It is viewed that social media Web sites such as Facebook and MySpace are totally useless and waste company's valuable time. It is viewed that there is no benefit for those who sign up these sites. It is commented that these people make public fools of themselves by revealing photos that remains on the Internet for everyone to see, thus bringing companies to disrepute.
ACCESSION #
26321648

 

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