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Tesla monitored its employees on Facebook with help of PR firm during 2017 union push

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Tesla kept a close watch on some employees' social media moves as they attempted to form a union. The automaker paid MWW, a PR consultancy, to monitor an employee Facebook group and research union organizers on social media, CNBC reported.
30 days ago·Austin, United States

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Tesla reportedly hired a PR firm to monitor employees on Facebook | CNN Business

Tesla reportedly paid a consultancy firm to monitor employees' Facebook interactions when some workers wanted to form a union at the company's factory in Fremont, California.

1 month ago·Atlanta, United States
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CNBC

Tesla monitored its employees on Facebook with help of PR firm during 2017 union push

Records show that Tesla paid MWW PR to monitor workers online in 2017, including in a Tesla employee Facebook group. They paid special attention to organizers.

1 month ago·United States
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The Washington Post

Tesla used PR firm to track workers on Facebook during 2017 union push: report

The automaker hired a New York-based PR firm to monitor employee communications at a time when some Tesla workers wanted to form a union, according to a report in CNBC.

1 month ago·Washington, United States
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KVIA

Tesla reportedly hired a PR firm to monitor employees on Facebook

By Jordan Valinsky, CNN BusinessTesla reportedly paid a consultancy firm to monitor employees’ Facebook interactions when some workers wanted to form a union at the company’s factory in Fremont, California.CNBC cited invoices and “other documents” that reportedly showed MWW PR monitored employees’ discussions on the platform regarding the company’s labor practices and a sexual harassment lawsuit. MWW PR reportedly tracked employees’ conversation…

1 month ago
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WION

Elon Musk’s Tesla hired PR firm to monitor employees on Facebook: Report

The PR firm monitored the social media platform when some workers were trying to form a union at Teslas Fermont factory

30 days ago·Noida, India
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Business Insider

Tesla hired a PR firm to monitor an employee Facebook group amid unionization effort, report says

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been open about his disdain for unions, saying recently that the Democratic Party is "overly controlled by the unions."

1 month ago·United States
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