advertisement advertisement advertisement In 2010, Mariana Cole-Rivera, a caseworker at a nonprofit social services provider, knew there was a lot of complaining going on at her workplace. She posted a fairly innocuous Facebook message, “My fellow co-workers, how do you feel?” advertisement advertisement The answers, however, were far from innocuous: “Try doing my job. I have five programs.” “What the hell, we don’t have a life as is.” “I think we should give our paychecks to our clients so they can ‘pay’ the rent.” The upshot? Cole-Rivera and all the co-workers who participated in the social media thread were fired. But, in late 2012, that decision was overturned by the National Labor Relations board. But then there was the case of the angry bartender. This drink jockey hadn’t gotten a raise in five years and also took to Facebook to make his displeasure known. He called his … [Read more...] about If Your Employee Tweets About Hating Work, Can You Fire Him?