More Bad News on Our Privacy

As we have noted several times (see, for example, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6), the hacking and theft of people’s vital information remains quite rampant around the globe, despite some technological advances. To show how bad the situation is, consider this recent Russian example reported by Eric Auchaud for Reuters: “Hundreds of millions of […]

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Universum’s 2015 Top Employer Rankings: Part 2 — Global Students

Universum is the global leader in employer branding. Annually, it conducts student surveys to determine their ideal employers. In Part 1 of our two posts on these surveys, U.S. undergraduate and MBA business student surveys were highlighted. In Part 2, global/foreign students will be highlighted. The 2015 Universum World’s Most Attractive Employers– Business results are […]

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It’s Tough Doing Business in Russia

With a population of nearly 145 million, Russia is a desirable market for many companies. But government rules keep making this tougher. Let’s consider the recent decision of FedEx, UPS, and DHL to stop making deliveries to individuals in Russia due to tightened regulations. As reported by Andrew E. Kramer for the New York Times: […]

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What’s Hot Where: a Worldwide Guide to Social-Media Activity

   Click the image for the full story Facebook might rule in the U.S., but it’s barely made a dent in Russia or China. Meanwhile, men are more likely to log in to LinkedIn, while Twitter and Facebook skew female. Here, we break down more stats on the big sites by gender, location and age.

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