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Video: Protect your personal privacy at work

If you're laid off or leave your employer for another opportunity, you should take steps to ensure your own personal security. Bill Detwiler shares a few guidelines for personal security that you should follow, whether you're thinking about leaving or not.

In last week's IT Dojo video, I talked about employment transition security and the vulnerabilities that can surface when employees leave a company — willingly or unwillingly. But, the employer isn't the only one who needs to be careful. If you're laid off or leave your employer for another opportunity, you should take steps to ensure your own personal security. In this IT Dojo video, I'll share a few guidelines for personal security that you should be following at the office, whether you're thinking about leaving or not.

For those of you who prefer text to video, you can click the Transcript link that appears below the video player window or you can also read Chad Perrin's article, "10 tips for personal security when you leave an employer," on which this video is based.

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About Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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