Twitter‘s been getting a good bit of flack this week over the lack of female executives on its board, and we can’t imagine CEO Dick Costolo was too happy when this little stunt went viral from the company’s office today:
— Jill Wetzler (@JillWetzler) October 9, 2013
You’ll notice that quite a few Twitter employees both male and female registered their disapproval on their own service soon after it blew up via Valleywag, Business Insider and pretty much every other relevant blog this afternoon.
— Sara Boo (@doeg) October 9, 2013
— Nathan Taylor (@dijkstracula) October 9, 2013
Then it all devolved into a conversation about whether this was a joke and, if so, why anyone employed by Twitter would think it was a good idea.
The lesson here: nothing is private and anything can affect your company’s reputation, even when it happens in the office bathroom. If only Twitter weren’t so popular…