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Survey Reveals Harassment A Common Part Of Online Life, Especially For Women

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Young adults, particularly young women, are the most common targets of online harassment, according to a new survey from Pew Research. Writing about the new survey – Maeve Duggan, a...

Latest Business ethics Stories

2014-10-28 12:35:05

VIENNA, Va., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Axiaware was chosen as a finalist for the National Capital Business Ethics Award for 2014. From a field of approximately 70+ Washington, DC-area nominees, judges selected Axiaware after a thorough review of the business. An award was formally presented by co-chairmen Liz Schwarzman and Scott Harding to Axiaware CEO Bradley Powell at the NCBEA Annual Awards Breakfast October 8 at the Ritz Carlton in McLean, Va....

2014-10-27 23:07:13

Wayne, NJ - Cardinal Components, Inc., a world leader in the manufacturing of programmable oscillators, is introducing a new product line of anti-counterfeit timing products and solutions for the electronics industry. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 Worried about counterfeiters? Cardinal Components, Inc., and its exclusive partner InfraTrac Inc., announce Lutracore® fingerprinting, a new method of safeguarding electronic components from counterfeiting using chemically coded fingerprints....

2014-10-23 23:12:30

GenSight's new discipline of strategic choice now extends to helping leading organizations optimize the allocation of limited resource to generate the greatest good for the environment, shareholders and communities. Naples, FL & Hampton UK (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 GenSight, a leading provider of Portfolio, Resource and Project Management solutions, today announced they have been added to the registry of the United Nations Global Compact. The UN Global Compact is a strategic...

2014-10-22 12:32:25

Marvin joins the ranks of other well-known and highly respected companies that exemplify ethical conduct in business WARROAD, Minn., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marvin Windows and Doors was awarded the 2014 American Business Ethics Award (ABEA) by the Foundation for Financial Service Professionals during an awards presentation on Tuesday in Warroad, Minnesota. Marvin was chosen as the winner in the large company category for exemplifying high standards of ethical conduct in the...

2014-10-21 12:27:31

Schoenberg Brings Significant Financial Services Industry Experience to MWW NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MWW (www.mww.com), one of the top-five global independent public relations firms, today announced that Nicole Schoenberg has joined MWW as senior vice president in the firm's Corporate Reputation practice. Schoenberg, who will be based in the New York office, brings both in-house and agency experience directing integrated communications programs for leading global...

2014-10-20 20:25:13

LONDON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- M&A, Competitor Positioning & New Market Opportunities Report DetailsThe global cyber security market is highly competitive and substantially fragmented. The 20 leading companies in the market are primarily US based IT and defence companies, with the rise of defence contractors one of the key recent developments in the market's competitive landscape. Leading US defence contractors have emerged as a powerful group in the market, primarily...

2014-10-16 12:26:06

Ebola Crisis Communications Planning (FREE WEBINAR) NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public relations professionals and the businesses they work for are suddenly thrust into the Ebola crisis. Some are touched by actual cases of Ebola, some are affected by their relationship to an Ebola case, and others are being forced to communicate to stakeholders because of hysteria. And all of this has happened since the first Ebola cases were brought to the United States in early...

2014-10-14 12:27:50

Third annual Detroit diversity event focuses on demographics in communications and business October 23 DETROIT, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Public relations and communications practitioners, scholars, academicians, students and others will gather for the third annual Ofield Dukes Diversity Summit. Presented by the Public Relations Society of America Detroit chapter (PRSA Detroit), the Summit will explore the challenges and opportunities presented by cross-generational differences in the...

2014-10-09 08:25:37

Southwire's chief executive tops CR Magazine's list of responsible corporate leaders NEW YORK, Oct. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Responsibility Magazine and the COMMIT!Forum are pleased to announce that Stuart Thorn, President and Chief Executive Officer of Southwire, has been named the 2014 Corporate Responsibility Lifetime Achievement Award winner. Mr. Thorn will accept his award tonight at the culmination of the 2014 COMMIT!Forum. CR Magazine's Lifetime Achievement Awards...

at&t cramming refunds
2014-10-09 04:56:05

Chuck Bednar for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online AT&T’s wireless business will pay $105 million in penalties and refunds as part of a settlement over charges the telecom company was unlawfully billing wireless customers with millions of dollars in bogus charges. The settlement, announced by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on Wednesday, will require AT&T Mobility LLC to pay $80 million to state and federal regulators so they can provide refunds to consumers who were...


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