Would you give an employer access to your Facebook account?
Earlier this week, The Wall Street Journal (and countless other news outlets) published an Associated Press story about a New York City man who, during a job interview, was asked to provide his Facebook login credentials. The man refused and withdrew his application from the company.
The debate over whether or not a company has the right to request, or even demand, employees’ social networking usernames and passwords has sparked widespread debate over the course of the week. The story also struck a nerve with our staff.
Here's what they had to day on the issue.