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Collaborative Features in Google Drive

In 1996 Larry Page and Sergey Brin, both students at Stanford University, began collaborating on a search engine called BackRub.  More than a year later in Septeber 1997, Google.com is registered as a domain name. The name “Google” is a … Continue reading

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Staff Turnover among Behavioral Health Professionals

Webster’s dictionary defines employee turnover as “the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics conducts a monthly survey designed to … Continue reading

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Corporate Accountability and Responsibility

The Enron scandal became public in 2001 and was followed by a long list of corporations that conducted unethical and illegal activities that negatively impacted the lives of millions of shareholders.  Kenneth Lay, founder of Enron, developed a management team … Continue reading

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CEO Compensation

According to the Summary of Legislation Proposed, Enacted and under Discussion, prepared by the institute for Policy Studies, disproportionate salaries for executives first became a concern in the early 1980s, about the same time that deep cuts in the top … Continue reading

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Media as a Business

How can the news be fair and unbiased when, in the United States, news and media organizations are owned by for-profit organizations that are motivated by profit? In 2009, the top 10 media companies combined generated $59.9 billion in gross … Continue reading

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Basic Issues in Internet Privacy

            According to Baron, privacy issues associated with the internet range from the use of personal information provided to electronic business sites, to the use of Web bugs that record who visits personal Web pages (Baron, 2010, P 418). Web … Continue reading

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Christianity and Capitalism

            There is a bias within our American culture that seems to say that business men cannot be Christian and Christians cannot be business men. In a story written for the Huffington Post, Neroulias (2013) reports that a new survey … Continue reading

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