Harvey Nash APAC Blog

Covering all industry sectors from board governance overviews to employment trends

About this blog

The Harvey Nash APAC blog includes a range of topics, covering all industry sectors from board governance overviews to employment trends in the region, including a 'How to' series that offers a range of insights from the APAC team based on frequently asked questions by clients and candidates.

2015 Archive

How to avoid career suicide online

By Albert Ellis, Group CEO, Harvey Nash Plc


When one is confronted with either an offensive remark or worse a boorish and unwelcome approach from someone you have never met before, there is a brief moment when you can choose how to react. There are the classic three (one at least is very British) responses; the stiff upper lip, an emotional outburst or a considered delayed reaction. Depending on your threshold, most would probably opt to avoid confrontation and brush the incident aside.