Social media is a double-edged sword; it can just as easily cut the one wielding it as it can cut the target. While it can be used as a platform to reach the masses easily for an organization, it can also be used to air out the dirty linen within an organization and quickly taint its image. Especially if it goes viral. The Irish rock star Bono become the latest famous personality to taste both double edges of the social media sword.
Bono founded the charity organization ONE, which has offices in Johannesburg. ONE aims at alleviating poverty and raise the people’s standards of living. Like any organization, ONE has a structure with managers, middle-level managers, and the regular staffers. The management of its running affairs follows a chain of command.
Last November, ex-staffer took to Twitter and aired out some of the managerial malpractices happening at the organization. Some of the staffers threatened to take legal action against the ONE for consistently failing to take disciplinary actions against some of its managers whom they accuse of bullying and sexual harassment.
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