Ryan Holmes in Harvard Business Review ~ Fired for Insider Tweeting: Compliance in the Social Media Era

By Sam Milbrath | 2 years ago | Strategy | 3 Comments

…ns, need to know the rules of the road,” Langford says. Next comes technology.  In the financial industry, FINRA compliance guidelines dictate that firms should archive all employee business communications for at least three years.  Other industries also follow this golden standard.  Specialized compliance solutions like Global Relay enable companies to automatically record all social media use, filing it away in searchable, cloud-based servers….

Social Media Compliance From HootSuite Enterprise ~ HootGuide

By Sam Milbrath | 2 years ago | 2 Comments

…nancial service professionals, HootSuite has partnered with Global Relay to provide a comprehensive social media compliance solution. Our free HootGuide ‘Social Media Compliance’ [Updated: March 15 2013] is designed to help your financial institution employ best practices for social engagement while maintaining high standards on compliance and security. Find out how HootSuite Social Compliance can help financial professionals tap into HootSuite…

Social Media Security & Compliance in Financial Services ~ HootSuite University Lecture Series

By Allie Russell | 2 years ago | Strategy | No Comments

…rage social media within their organization. HootSuite University is pleased to host Social Media Security & Compliance in Financial Services with Amy McIlwain, Founder and President of Financial Social Media. Make friends with your compliance officer, and learn how to remain compliant on social media. Start by exploring the social media essentials – the what and why of social media for financial professionals – then delve into real examples…

Business Executives’ Top 3 Social Media Concerns

By Hootsuite | 6 months ago | No Comments

…nd brand reputation. Companies need to find a way to arm their employees with the proper social media skills. 3. Compliance Recognized as the third most broadly shared concern, regulatory compliance as it relates to social media is a challenge for business executives, largely due to the risk of noncompliance. A company found to be out of compliance can be subject to penalty fees and bad press. It can be difficult to near impossible to recover. To…

Prevent Social Media Catastrophes ~ Secure your Online Profiles

By Matt Foulger | 2 years ago | Strategy | 3 Comments

…ing social education programs must be in place to keep both employees and executives aware of all relevant legal compliance issues. Earlier this year, the CFO of clothing retailer Francesca’s carelessly hinted at undisclosed earnings numbers in a Tweet. He found himself out of a job, while other CFOs sought clarification of social media compliance policies. Lesson learned? Your security and compliance policies should be completely aligned,…