Jake from AppsLab left a link in the comments to my previous post, Lessons Learned. The link was to an article about Mark Jen, who was fired from Google after 11 days for blogging.
It got me curious as to what was out there, so below is a list of links that point to either "safe blogging" articles or those that were fired for blogging about their company.
Lessons Learned From Google Blogger Who Got Fired - 5 lessons here. #5 is, "Don't make the same mistake twice."
Of Blogging and Unemployment - a former Microsoft employee gets the sack.
Delta employee fired over blog sues company
Fired simply for having a blog
Beware if your blog is related to work
Have a blog, lose your job?
Avoid getting fired for blogging
Warning: Your clever little blog could get you fired
How to Blog Safely (About Work or Anything Else)
Or you can just google it.
Back to lessons learned, I'll speak with management or HR at my next company to see if they have guidelines. If not, I'll err on the cautious side and not mention anything.