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Weekly topic: Brand Presence and Reflection at Year End

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2015: A Grey Year for Guatemalan Brands

Elizabeth Rojas critizises the conservative strategies of many brands and exhorts them to build a more emot… Read More
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Face to Face:Brand Presence and Reflection at Year End

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Vice Asked an Ashley Madison User if He’s Screwed After the Hack

Ashley Madison hack

By Scott Pierce on Vice, 27/07/2015 You probably heard that Ashley Madison, the online dating site for cheaters, was hacked last week by a group known as Impact Team. Since 2001, 37 million people have created accounts on Ashley Madison, and the hackers stole millions of those users’ personal data—including their names, addresses, credit card information, and specific kinks. So …

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Empire State Building Pays Tribute To Endangered Animals, Remembers Cecil The Lion

Empire State Building endangered species

03/08/2015 Via Huffpost Green: The iconic New York skyscraper came alive Saturday with images of some of the world’s most threatened creatures. Cecil the lion, a majestic black-maned beast who once roamed the woodlands of Zimbabwe’sHwange, was found dead last month on the outskirts of the national park. He had been killed by an American dentist for tens of thousands of dollars, …

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Poaching is bad for (everyone) business

Cecil the lion

By Luis Fernando Alejos Endangered wildlife is a cause dear to thousands of people around the world. Truth be told, this is ever more when bad things happen to helpless species. This was the case of Cecil the lion, the most recent of casualties related to “canned hunting” and poaching. As reported by Salon: Cecil, a beloved Zimbabwe lion, was …

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To slut-shame a fifth-grader

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23/07/2015 Via The Daily Dot (Emily Lindin): …I looked up just as the gym teacher, Mrs. Abbott, pulled an index card out of the stack, cleared her throat apprehensively, and read aloud: “When is it OK to have se…x?” She had realized the meaning of the question halfway through the last word, and she immediately looked as if she regretted …

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Meltdown At Gawker: 2 Top Editors Resign Following Controversy

dusk Soho New York rooftop

Via The Huffington Post: Two of Gawker’s top editors have resigned following a massive media storm that resulted in the outing of a Condé Nast executive and the subsequent removal of a story that received widespread condemnation. Tommy Craggs, executive editor of the site, and Max Read, editor-in-chief, sent letters to the staff of Gawker.com on Monday expressing their displeasure with a …

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“No one is immune. Money reveals us”.

Rapper Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson

14/07/2015 Via Mashable (Heidi Moore): It’s easy to make jokes about 50 Cent filing for bankruptcy — and some of them are even funny. But it’s worth a moment to consider the path of 50 Cent and remember that celebrities and sports stars frequently struggle with bankruptcy (or get near it), from MC Hammer and Rihanna to Mike Tyson and …

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The Corporate Consultant Working For Free To Kill The Boston Olympics

Boston sunset

02/07/2015 Via The Huffington Post: Raymond Howell can’t avoid the stories about his city’s efforts to host the Olympics. A prominent Boston corporate communications consultant, Howell keeps tabs on important business developments in the city below him from his seventh-floor office in a downtown Boston skyscraper. The games would transform Boston for three weeks, bringing hordes of international fans to …

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Obama’s Touching Reaction to the Supreme Court’s Gay Marriage Ruling

June 26 2015 SCOTUS ruling

27/06/2015 Via Mother Jones: President Obama welcomed Friday morning’s Supreme Court decision clearing the way for marriage equality across the nation, hailing it as a crowning moment in a long, sometimes bitter struggle for LGBT civil rights in America. “It’s a victory for the allies and friends and supporters who spent years and even decades working and praying for change to come,” …

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New $10 bill will be a major win for women leaders

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18/06/2015 Via Wired: The Treasury Department made history Wednesday with the announcement that a woman will grace the face of the new $10 bill. Just who that woman will be is up for public debate and will be announced by Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew later this year. All we have to say is: It’s about damn time. Over the last …

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