Unmanaged employee use of e-mail and the Web can subject your organization to costly risks including litigation, regulatory investigations, and public embarrassment. Responsible organizations should deploy clearly written acceptable usage policies (AUPs) for e-mail and Web usage, supported by employee training and enforced by technology solutions. Find out how to develop and enforce e-mail and Web AUPs in your workplace.
clearly written rules, formal employee education, and proven technology solutions, U.S. employers can enhance productivity, cut costs, reduce (and in some cases eliminate) the likelihood of email- and web- related litigation, regulatory investigations, security breaches, and other electronic disasters. Not Just Words: Enforce Your Email and Web Acceptable Usage Policies is produced as a general best-practices guidebook with the understanding that neither the author, ePolicy Institute Executive Director