AM/PM Session - 19 December 2017 - Losing a job because of a social media post
We read the story of a woman who lost her job because of a post she made on Facebook:
Vocabulary Top 10:
work (his/her) way up - to achieve a better position within the organization you work for
all dressed up - to put on or wear formal clothes
elated - very happy and excited
summon - to order (someone) to come to a place
demotion - to change the rank or position of (someone) to a lower or less important one
from the word go - from the beginning
signed off - to be told to stop doing your work or a similar activity for a period of time for a specific reason
blossom - to change, grow, and develop fully
sack - (verb) to dismiss someone from a job
chaplain - a priest or other Christian religious leader who performs religious services for a private group (such as a prison, hospital, school, etc) or military group (such as the army)
Do you think she should have lost her job?
Does your workplace have strict rules about what you can post on social media about your work?