Apple employee rants about Apple in private Facebook profile, gets fired

Posted on December 5, 2011


Reminder: You might have your social media profiles set to private but your posts will get out anyway. Samuel Crisp learned that today when the reported “Genius” of the Norwich Apple Store in the United Kingdom was fired after ranting on his Facebook page about his iPhone and various apps. His profile was set to private but one of his friends forwarded the rants to Apple executives. A UK tribunal ruled that Apple could fire Crisp for not following the social media policy on negative comments regarding the company.

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