Corporate social media policies: The good, the mediocre, and the ugly

Monday - 7/12/2010, 1:25pm EDT

CNN's senior editor of Middle Eastern affairs, Octavia Nasr, was shown the door Wednesday after sending a tweet that expressed respect for the Shiite cleric Grand Ayatollah Mohammed Hussein Fadlallah. Despite a lengthy explanation of her 140 character foot-in-mouth, CNN brass stood by their decision. A new post from FastCompany wants to know, of all the corporate social media policies out there, which are intelligent and balanced, and which are draconian? Check out all the samples on their site.

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