Beware the ides of March.
- Julius Caesar , Act I, scene i.
2,056 years ago, Julius Caesar was assassinated. To mark
that occasion two years ago, I wrote that employers should be wary of the types of problem
employees within their organizations . That lesson rings as true today as it
Facebook, blogs, Twitter, on-line petitions - Social
media is leveling the public relations playing field. Gone are the days
when big business controlled the media. Today, a disgruntled employee can
fight back using social media. Using these new tools, former "water
cooler" complaints can...