Social Media Crisis Prevention

Get practical skills to protect your reputation and your organization against a social media meltdown.
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8,352 students
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What is considered reckless misconduct on social media
Use social media without violating federal, state and local laws
Use social media without infringing on intellectual property rights
Identify your free speech rights, anti-discrimination and harassment and much more
Identify your free speech rights and anti-discrimination and harassment best practices
Understand the issues that could impact your physical security and safety


  • No prior knowledge of social media governance is required.


Did you know that name calling and character assassination on social media -- even if it's just your personal opinion -- can get you fired and cost hundreds of thousands of dollars in attorney’s fees and damages?

Do you know when it’s safe to share a copyrighted work online without the owner’s permission?

Did you know you can be fined up to $11,000 per incident for tweeting at work without making the required disclosures?

Are you aware of your privacy rights online, and the rights organization’s have to monitor other people’s social media use?

Avoid becoming the next social media meltdown by learning how to use social networks lawfully and responsibly.

Who this course is for:

  • This course for anyone who wants to use social media for work.

Course content

5 sections15 lectures41m total length
  • Intro to Social Media Crisis Prevention
  • What to Expect from this Course


Digital Marketing Consultant
Eric Schwartzman
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I am a digital transformation advisor and digital marketing consultant.

I help clients grow revenue online through B2B growth marketing initiatives using my own, proprietary organic growth framework.

I led the center for digital innovation at Howard Industries, a $1B B2B, launched 2 SaaS start-ups and did integrated marketing for entertainment, media and tech clients at one the world's largest PR Agencies.

I’m a best-selling author of Social Marketing to the Business Customer. Some of the organizations I've advised are Boeing, Cirque du Soleil, City National Bank, Hard Rock Casinos, Johnson & Johnson, Korn Ferry, Lucasfilm, US Dept. of Defense, US Dept. of State, Inter American Development Bank.

My complete library of self-paced, online digital marketing, compliance and security training courses have been taken by nearly a quarter million people worldwide on Udemy and at my own website.

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