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Danny Sparko: Heavyweight Consumer's Champion

“No legal constraints too complex. No acts of violence too extreme”

 

Dear Danny

I’m a 21 year old female graduate who has just secured my dream job working in a biscuit factory in Dublin in The Republic Of Ireland. 458 more words

Humour

Truth in advertising + Dove

You may recall this, from Advertising Standards Canada, as featured on here in greenwashing (1) back in April 2011

You may also vaguely recall this, though we are all (I hope) way too young to actively remember it first-hand: 550 more words

Beauty And Ethics

The Importance Of Online Reputation Management

Reputation Management helps companies and businesses to build their standing and status online. In this world of internet technology, consumers are increasingly making the use of online services to buy goods; therefore, it has become imperative for companies to create an online presence, and reach out to a wide network of customers. 298 more words

Customer Feedback

It's all our fault we're fat!

We all seem to believe what we hear when the food industry points to individual responsibility for why obesity has suddenly increased – over shooting the number of those hungry in the world. 371 more words

Healthy Diets

'Poor Doors' Are Only the Tip of the Affordable Housing Iceberg

http://www.alternet.org/civil-liberties/poor-doors-are-only-tip-affordable-housing-iceberg 

On the western shores of the Hudson River, where Riverside Park tapers into a strip of bike lane and busy highway, a row of glass behemoths punctuates the skyline. 2,071 more words

Civil Rights

Lets Complain about Poor Customer Service.

I have travelled quite a bit around the world and have been in circumstances when I had to ask for help in foreign countries, the different level of customer service received in these countries was impressive to me but completely natural to them. 586 more words

Business Customer Service

Refusing Service To Gay Couples - Is It Justifiable?

Lately there have been several cases in the US and in the UK involving¬†service being refused to gay customers, and I’d like to explore this a little bit. 1,128 more words

Social Issues