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Do businesses need to think about e-business models?

The advancement of the internet is creating constant change in how marketing can attract more customers. It is important for businesses to adapt to these changes in order to retain sales. 827 more words

Internet Marketing

10 Best and Worst Deals at Wal-Mart

Wal-Mart has earned its reputation as a money-saving store by offering low prices on just about everything from car accessories to canned goods. And while no one will doubt Wal-Mart is a great place to save money, that doesn’t mean some items can’t be found elsewhere for less. 1,605 more words

Consumers

Wal-Mart cutting back on hours for workers at some stores

NEW YORK (AP) — Wal-Mart says it is asking some stores to schedule workers for fewer hours, although it says the directive is only being given to stores that are assigning more hours than they were expected to. 306 more words

News

These 7 Household Names Make a Killing Off of the Prison-Industrial Complex

US Uncut

Once slavery was abolished in 1865, manufacturers scrambled to find other sources of cheap labor—and because the 13thamendment banned slavery (except as punishment for crimes), they didn’t have to look too far. 560 more words

News

Wal-Mart Cuts Some Workers’ Hours After Pay Raise Boosts Costs

Bloomberg: Wal-Mart Stores Inc., in the midst of spending $1 billion to raise employees’ wages and give them extra training, has been cutting the number of hours some of them work in a bid to keep costs in check. 756 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

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Now that I work in Downtown Columbus I’ve explored places I’ve never been. Although I’ve been here for 23 years!

One evening after work I walked over to a cute local bar called… 59 more words

Fashion

Good OM Reading: The Myth of the Ethical Supply Chain

The anti-sweatshop mania burst into the mainstream in the mid-90’s. Naked people chanted outside the opening of an Old Navy, Jennifer Love Hewitt led an anti-sweatshop protest, Kathie Lee Gifford cried in front of Congress. 348 more words

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