Coming in hot

Good morning. A former writer at the tech site Gizmodo stayed in the company’s Slack for months after he left the company by changing his name to "Slackbot" and switching his profile pic to that of the Slackbot photo — albeit with a frown and angry pair of eyebrows grafted on. 

While the writer said he didn’t read any internal channels and did it just to goof around with his old colleagues, it might not hurt to do a quick scan of your own company Slack for potential impostors or ghosts of layoffs past.

Today’s reading time is 6½ minutes.