Managing Risk in Social Media for Accountants


Social media is a powerful marketing tool for organisations but it is not without risk. These risks can have a major impact on you, your career and your organisation. And they can happen whether or not you are using social media.

This course is provided by a third party provider and the fee charged is exclusive of VAT

Venue details:  
Online EU, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
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Training ticket cost:  
3.50 Training Tickets accepted
CPD hours:  
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Product type:  
CPD online course
Category:, Practice and business improvement

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Course overview

Social media and risk

  • What is risk in social media?
  • Why is social media a problem?
  • What different types of risk are there?
  • Where can you find risk within an organisation?
  • What is social listening?

Process risk

  • Why consider the process risks?
  • What strategic risks should I be aware of?
  • What are the IT risks from social media?
  • What are the HR risks from social media?
  • What compliance risks are found in social media?

Asset and value risk

  • Why are asset risks important?
  • How can social media damage share prices?
  • What are the legal risks from social media?
  • Is social media a wasted investment?
  • What are the intellectual property risks?

Reputational risk

  • Why is corporate reputation so important?
  • Protecting reputations online
  • Avoiding social media campaign disasters
  • Managing customer comments in social media
  • External websites

Managing and mitigating risks

  • Auditing risks
  • Preparing for a crisis
  • Spotting a crisis
  • What to do in a crisis
  • Learning from a crisis