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Access of my work computer by other employees

Your coworkers' action may be considered "crossing the line of office etiquette" at most companies. But, the word "ethically" (as you wrote) would not likely be applied in this ...
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Applying to job postings that ask for personal information like address upfront

If you don't provide the minimum of at least a city, state, and zip code, here's what may occur: No zip code provided may render you unhirable because a company may be concerned about your commute ...
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Access of my work computer by other employees

In the words of the Late, Great R. Lee Ermy: Private Pyle, if there is one thing in this world that I hate, it is a unlocked footlocker, you know that, don't you?! If it wasn't for ... like you, ...
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Applying to job postings that ask for personal information like address upfront

If you don't trust the company, then don't apply for a job at the company. But, if you trust that company, and apply for a job at that company, then please give them your correct and full address. ...
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Access of my work computer by other employees

Unethical in most businesses unless they were directed to do so by someone with authority to make that decision -- your manager or the company security department. But this is likely to get closed as &...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

Headcount planning is a legitimate business need. Knowing that someone may be leaving lets the search for a replacement start sooner. Unless a manager directly promised not to share your concerns ...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

The breach of privacy is not really relevant. What’s relevant is that you hadn’t resigned at the time, so your area manager was lying about you. And because of the lying the company went from a 50% ...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

europe As others pointed out your privacy was not breached when the area manager informed your manager. Your privacy was breached when somehow the area manager found out. In Europe you can send them ...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

Anyways, somehow my area manager found out that i got offered the job and told my manager that I was resigning. This caused a lot of tension at work, escalating current issues to the point where I no ...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

So - there are some scenarios where you might have grounds to be annoyed. The most common one being: If you told your manager or area manager in confidence and they then blabbed that to everyone ...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

The real question about privacy is, how did they find out? If they hacked your email and found out about your offer that way, then maybe you have a case. That being said, you may now simply not resign,...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

So, did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my direct manager i was resigning before i had the option to decide if i wanted to accept the job and be able to tell themself? No. There's ...
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Did my area manager breach my privacy by telling my managers I’m resigning before I submitted my formal notice?

did my area manager breach my privacy ? What privacy? Planning how to deal with departing or (potentially departing) employees is normal company business as is the communication around this. There is ...
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Recruiter not disclosing where he got my phone number and resume from

Any time you post your resume online, assume that the information is going to be scraped and added to online databases that recruiters can pay to subscribe to. All that the recruiter knows is that ...
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