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Should the use of social neworks be banned at work?

Do you think that the use of social networks such as Facebook be banned at work?
I personally think that there is no harm using social networks at work as long as they are used in a responsible manner.

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    Nov 30 2012: Social media is a form of communication and expression. Would you really chose to ban communication and expression?

    In our company (40,000 people), we encourage it! We even used an internal social media tool (Yammer) with great results. The CEO and senior leadership team is actively involved in it and it empower our employees to better serve our customers (we solved problems at very high speed using some form of crowd sourcing).

    Being cautious that abusing it (or anything) can have negative effects, but it's rather rare.

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