Fired for gross misconduct

Just got dismissed for gross misconduct -taking a selfie at my work station and sending it to a former gf, things didn't go well with her, she sent the selfie to the company. I was a trader in this company. Where do I go from here?

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Comments (8)

  • Analyst 2 in IB-M&A
May 1, 2022 - 1:31am

Sorry but how did taking a selfie lead to you gettint fired? 

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  • Associate 1 in CorpDev
May 1, 2022 - 2:09am

Was your cock out next to the company logo or something? 

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May 1, 2022 - 5:57am
wesky, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Yes, photography policy on the trading floor. And my workstation has 5 screens all lit up [you can imagine, bloomberg filled screens/chats].

Just to add, dismissal reason states disclosure of confidential bank information to unauthorized person.

May 1, 2022 - 6:41am
kodi, what's your opinion? Comment below:

we had a similar case when a more junior person took a  "day in the life" picture for their facebook of a meeting room.
That image contained the strategy deck, colleagues' faces weren't blurred, room number was visible, etc

they were taken in by HR and the post was deleted, it was close to a dismissal.

May 1, 2022 - 8:02am
dafftt, what's your opinion? Comment below:

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