Careless tweets can cost your job

Posts on the internet are no longer shrouded in secrecy, and with the amount of employees who frequent social media websites like Twitter, a small comment about another worker or colleague could potentially cost you your job.  Pro football players from Manchester United came under fire for making disparaging, and racist remarks against other players; their punishment was a hefty fine.

However, for those who aren’t millionaire athletes – a small criticism could be punished by work termination.  A worker from Apple made a small comment about the performance of his “Jesus Phone” and it ultimately cost him his job, in court.

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