Use of Social Media in the Workplace Archives - iHR Australia

2019 Expert Predictions

22/01/2019
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At iHR Australia some of our industry leading experts have taken the time to identify what they see as key points of focus for Human Resources Professionals for 2019. In a must read, our expert consultants and facilitators discuss a variety of topics, including:

Safety and Management
Mentally […]

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The Importance of Social Media Policies in the Workplace

19/06/2018
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With more than 15 million monthly Facebook users in Australia and an average of 35% of Australians using social media at work, the issue of social media and its role within the workplace is growing. As the boundaries between corporate life and private life become more blurred, employees […]

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End of Year Work Parties

End of Year Work Parties – Golden Rules for Employers

06/12/2017
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Investigation reports complied by iHR Australia’s investigators show that end of year work parties  increase the risk of inappropriate behaviour.

End of year functions are an important event to celebrate and to recognise the year’s efforts and achievements and opportunity to socialise with colleagues […]

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Father and son under face workplace consequences for allegedly offensive tweets

10/04/2017
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A father and son are experiencing workplace consequences for inappropriate use of social media, prompting discussion about the appropriate use of social media and the line between private opinions and workplace propriety. The father a farmer and former Labor Party candidate, has been forced to resign from a […]

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You abuse you lose: employee sacked for online bullying – the importance of responsible social media use

08/12/2015
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Writer, feminist and respected commentator Clementine Ford is “sick and tired” of the cyber-sexism and abusive trolling she experiences on a regular basis. And since perpetrators commonly act either by pseudonym or anonymously, they often get away scot-free.
Recently however, Ford was able to take action […]

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