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Connectivity sting: How social media and the cloud enable team defections

Julian Parker and Vijay Rathour explore how to tackle team defections organised in social media and the cloud

14 September 2012

It is the stuff of nightmares. Your top dealmaker has just left and, with the rumour mill in overdrive, there are suggestions that the entire team is poised to beat their path to a new boutique practice, joined by a clutch of l?ongstanding clients.

While the evidence may not yet be available, there may be good reasons to take action. With the legal aspects expertly covered, identifying the digital evidence available is where too many firms continue to go wrong.

Managing workplace defections in the social media age is an increasingly complex challenge. The proliferation of ?new technologies and services – which has seen the blurring of hitherto private and professional personas – means that soc...

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