The Secret Lives of Your Employees: Managing Social Media Risks in the Workplace
Date : 07 February 2019
Time : 01 : 00 PM EST
Duration : 90 Minutes
Chris DeVany is the founder and president of Pinnacle Performance Improvement Worldwide, a firm which focuses on management and organization development. Pinnacle’s clients include global organizations such as Visa International, Cadence Design Systems, Coca-Cola, Sprint, Microsoft, Aviva Insurance, Schlumberger and over 500 other organizations in 22 countries. He also has consulted government agencies from the United States, the Royal Government of Saudi Arabia, Canada, Cayman Islands, and the United Kingdom.
He has published numerous articles in the fields of surviving mergers and acquisitions, surviving change, project management, management, sales, team-building, leadership, ethics, customer service, diversity, and work-life balance, in publications ranging from ASTD/Performance In Practice to Customer Service Management. His book, “90 Days to a High-Performance Team”, published by McGraw Hill and often accompanied by in-person, facilitated instruction, has helped and continues to help thousands of executives, managers, and team leaders improve performance.
He has appeared hundreds of times on radio and television interview programs to discuss mergers and acquisitions (how to manage and survive them), project management, sales, customer service, effective workplace communication, management, handling rapid personal and organizational change and other topical business issues. He has served or is currently serving as a board member of the International Association of Facilitators, Sales and Marketing Executives International, American Management Association, American Society of Training and Development, Institute of Management Consultants, American Society of Association Executives, Meeting Professionals International and National Speakers Association. Chris is an award-winning Toastmaster’s International Competition speaker. He recently participated in the Fortune 500 Annual Management Forum as a speaker, panelist and seminar leader.
Chris has distinguished himself professionally by serving multiple corporations as manager and trainer of sales, operations, project management, IT, customer service and marketing professionals. Included among those business leaders are Prudential Insurance, Sprint, BayBank (now part of Bank of America), US Health Care and Marriott Corporation. He has assisted these organizations in mergers and acquisitions, facilitating post-merger and acquisition integration, developing project management, sales, customer service, and marketing strategies, organizing inbound and outbound call center programs, training and development of management and new hires, and fostering corporate growth through creative change and innovation initiatives.
Chris holds degrees in management studies and organizational behavior from Boston University. He has traveled to 22 countries and 47 states in the course of his career.
Learn how to avoid the legal risks associated with the use of social media in the workplace and how to develop and implement effective social media policies.
Most employers don't really want to know what their employees did last night, but they might find out on social media. This session will examine social media in the workplace and will address how to avoid legal risks associated with monitoring and disciplining employees for their social media use. This session will offer best practices for navigating employee privacy issues, employee conduct outside of work and the use of social media as part of the hiring process.
In order to function at maximum effectiveness, a manager must master critical communication skills, including active listening, the ability to receive and provide constructive feedback, to resolve conflicts and to coach and mentor.
By attending, you will understand how to even more effectively:
- How to comply with laws affecting employment, privacy and employee rights as they relate to social media in the workplace
- How to develop and implement policies that balance the needs of the employer and the rights of employees
- Best practices for mitigating risks that come from access to employee social media in the workplace
Would you like to be more certain that your social media policies are legally compliant?
Would you like to learn how to develop and implement policies which take both employer and employee rights into account?
Is it important for you to understand best practices for mitigating risks relating to social media and its’ use in the workplace?
If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, then come to listen and learn as Chris DeVany leads us all through those important topics, key questions and answers we all need to be able to address effectively to ensure workplace social media compliance.
Who Should Attend
- Senior Vice President
- Vice President
- Executive Director
- Managing Director
- Regional Vice President
- Area Supervisor
- Speaker: CHRIS DEVANY
- Webinar Code: CHDE-0017