Social media: employer encouragement and guidelines 2014

How does your employer encourage employees to use social media to share news and information about your work or your employer?

Social media: employer encouragement and guidelines 2014 This statistic presents information on the most common ways how employers encourage employees to use social media to share news and information about their employer in 2014. During the survey in 15 global markets, it was found that 42 percent of employers provided their employees with easy-to-understand guidelines for using social media.
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How does your employer encourage employees to use social media to share news and information about your work or your employer?

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Share of respondents
Provide readily accessible tools for employees to use in social media55%
Provide messages about the employer for employees to use in social media50%
Provide easy-to-understand guidelines to employees for using social media42%
Ask employees to stay alert to social media postings about the employer39%
Provide training for how to use social media properly37%
Provide access to social media at work35%
Provides updates about changes in social media so that employee can stay current on the latest tools and uses35%
Provide employees with one or more social media accounts to use13%
Share of respondents
Provide readily accessible tools for employees to use in social media55%
Provide messages about the employer for employees to use in social media50%
Provide easy-to-understand guidelines to employees for using social media42%
Ask employees to stay alert to social media postings about the employer39%
Provide training for how to use social media properly37%
Provide access to social media at work35%
Provides updates about changes in social media so that employee can stay current on the latest tools and uses35%
Provide employees with one or more social media accounts to use13%
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This statistic presents information on the most common ways how employers encourage employees to use social media to share news and information about their employer in 2014. During the survey in 15 global markets, it was found that 42 percent of employers provided their employees with easy-to-understand guidelines for using social media.
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