DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2013.12.007
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Michael Diercksen, Matthew DiPlacido, Diane Harvey, Susan M. Bosco

Abstract: This study examined the use of social media at work. Undergraduate students and professors were surveyed to try to find a generational relationship between the younger generation's view of using sites such as Facebook while working and how some participants from an older generation perceived it. We also examined the effects of Facebook outside of work and whether or not postings made there could jeopardize a position at work. The results from our survey and research conclude that social media is an increasing…

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