Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday November 09, 2015

The Perils Of Getting Fired In The Digital Era

Have any of you ever been fired in this manner? I hear the stories all the time but I've never actually met anyone that has been fired on Facebook.

It’s an old office joke horrifically come to life: Your access card isn’t just malfunctioning; it is, in fact, hinting that you’re about to be let go. As companies search for ways to streamline processes, and do so within increasingly interconnected systemsآ—from HR to IT to communicationsآ—it’s more commonplace for employers to miss one important detail in a layoff: letting the affected employee know first.