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September 2017

  • SOCIAL MEDIA - THE BIGGEST WORKPLACE DISTRACTION by Lisa, posted on 26th Sep 2017 Fleximize released their findings in July 2017 of a study into workers procrastination habits and identified that the instant messaging app WhatsApp is the most distracting platform...
  • MONITORING EMPLOYEE COMMUNICATIONS by Lisa, posted on 12th Sep 2017 On 12th January 2016 The European Court of Human Rights (Fourth Section) heard the case of Barbulescu v Romania whereby a Romanian national, Mr Barbulescu, alleged that his employer's decision to terminate his contract had been based on a breach of his right to respect for his private life and correspondence and that the domestic courts had failed to protect his right; he relied on Article 8 of the Convention, which reads as follows: "1...