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FDA Electronic Messaging Services Are Not Employee Tracking Tools

Does your supervisor monitor your computer activity?

Microsoft Lync
Microsoft Lync

I recently learned from another chapter president that some supervisors are using the Microsoft® Lync to monitor employee activity, particularly when the employee teleworks. Please note that FDA Staff Manual Guide (SMG) 3291.8, “Electronic Messaging Services,” clearly states that, “Microsoft Lync is not an employee tracking tool and should not be used as such.” [Section 5 C] Continue reading “FDA Electronic Messaging Services Are Not Employee Tracking Tools”