Secrecy in the Age of Social Media


Six Ways to Keep Trade Secrets and Sensitive Company Info Offline

In today’s “sharing” culture, employees are used to posting about the minutiae of their lives on social media — and that can mean bad news for your company. James Pooley shares tips to help ensure that your company’s sensitive data, proprietary information, and trade secrets aren’t inadvertently leaked on a social media feed.

You can be sure that most of your employees are active on social media. For younger ones, in fact, Facebooking, Instagramming, and Tweeting are as natural as breathing. But suppose an employee shared pictures of your … Read the rest