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Industry related topics in the realm of corporate culture, business, and the workplace.

Andrea Dawson3 months ago
What to Expect from Your Education and Career in Social Care
Like many possible fields of study in health care and management, social care is a widely varied set of individual jobs that make up a larger collective. Those interested in caring for others may be i...
David Wyld4 months ago
What Is an Advertisement Today?
Like most of you hard working Americans, I am not "that person" who gets to spend their day laying on the sofa with a Coke and a bag of Cheetos watching daytime TV. My life consists of much more than ...
What Is a Web-Based Call Center
In these days of unprecedented technological growth, things are moving faster than many of us can keep up. For years, some companies have been reluctant to embrace change, while others have been able ...
Creativity, Culture, and the Factory Mindset
Creativity, Cultural Shift, Labour, Factories Getting labeled as creative, there's a motivation or pressure to always be creative. If you draw, write, craft, it "must spread into other avenues." In so...
David Wyld4 months ago
One Word: Digital
Ah, sometimes the future can be captured in one word. Much like in the famous scene from the 1967 classic The Graduate when Dustin Hoffman's character, Ben Braddock, is famously given one word as myst...
Stephanie Murguia4 months ago
What Shows Up on a Background Check?
Background checks are a common practice when you are applying for a job or housing, but have you wondered what it actually looks like and what information may affect you? Legally, every time your back...
Michael DeNicola4 months ago
Why Does YouTube Allow Copyright Abuse?
It’s a question that has come up time and time again. Creators on YouTube have been in a battle for some time now over what is considered a real copyright claim and what is just some ridiculous attack...
Maddie Goody4 months ago
5 Things I Think Vocal Should Have
I feel like Vocal is a great and fun platform for writers who don't want to put in the expense of building a whole blog. That can cost money and time and the money is not guaranteed. Here at Vocal, we...
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Frank Zaccari5 months ago
Is Imagination More Important Than Intelligence?
Imagination versus intelligence! Which is more important? Is this a chicken or the egg argument where no one wins? OK, let’s look into this. I recently read that Albert Einstein is credited with the s...
Cato Conroy5 months ago
10 Ways MLMs Act like Cults
I was 19 years old when it happened to me. I was young, desperate for a job, and pretty much hard on luck. Then, a guy in a business suit offered me a job after hearing my difficulties in the job mark...
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Tobias Gillot5 months ago
Revitalizing Corporate Leadership for Sustainable Growth
Conventional wisdom says many startups fail within the first few years and people tend to agree with that. Keith Speights at the Motley Fool revealed data suggesting that half of all newly founded com...
Mama Mood5 months ago
Avon, Scam or Real Business? (2019)
Let me kick this off, I am an Avon Representative and I need to tell you a few things. I want you to know how much money you can realistically make. (Hint: It won't be much, especially in the beginnin...
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Tobias Gillot5 months ago
What Do Court Reporters Do?
You're watching an episode of a police or legal procedural. The court case is at a pivotal moment, and a single word is at issue. The judge asks for something to be read from the record. You're in cou...
David Wyld5 months ago
Dollar Store America
We are in the midst of not the much ballyhooed "retail apocalypse," but a real revolution in the way America shops. Online and offline—and indeed, often trying to merge the two channels into one - we ...
Jeremy Frommer6 months ago
Vocal's Position in Tomorrow's Digital Landscape
Having recently celebrated Vocal’s second anniversary as a platform, I realized that as our technology evolved so has our management group. Jerrick has matured into a cohesive and talented executive t...
David Wyld6 months ago
Yes, Someday We May Be Saying the Same Things About Amazon, Google, and Walmart!
“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." —George Santayana “History doesn't repeat itself but it often rhymes.” —Mark Twain "It's like deja-vu, all over again." —Yogi Berra Hum...
David Wyld6 months ago
It's All in One Name
Drive around the interstate highways of the South and you see a lot of one thing. No, we're not talking about McDonald's or truck stops, though there are certainly plenty of those at seemingly every e...
Nicola P. Young7 months ago
How Pure Growth Is Changing the Way Marketing Is Done, and What You Can Learn from It
The success of a product or company should never be limited by their ability to pay for expensive ads. This is the philosophy behind the guerilla marketing movement of the 90s, in which lead thinkers ...