By Linda Lee

 By: Linda Lee
No joke! Unfriending a colleague on Facebook can now be considered workplace bullying.
The issue came to light when one women unfriended another after a workplace argument leading to the unfriended woman to become depressed. So she took matters to the company HR department which deemed it a form of ‘bullying’ in the workplace.
While I totally understand and do not in any way condone any form of bullying, I do disagree that having a Facebook ‘friend’ is a choice and un-friending someone in not bullying is any sense of the word. It’s not like a person gets a notification that says: “YOU have been UN-FRIENDED.”
So where do you draw the line as far as being PC in this ever-changing high-tech world we live in. If we cannot freely choose whom we wish to be friends with on our own social networking sites, I think that is totally crossing a line of freedom of choice.
Your thoughts?

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From 99.5 WYCD Detroit's Best Country

Guide: Little Caesars Arena Concert ScheduleMany of the top names in music have already booked dates at the new arena. Here are the music events booked at the arena so far.
Here’s What You Should Know About Little Caesars ArenaIf you are heading to Little Caesars Arena, you will want to bookmark this page.

Listen Live