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Full Disclosure: Olympic impact

  The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games have brought a lot of attention to Russia, specifically Sochi, over the past week. I recently came across an article in the International Business Times that aimed to forecast and analyze the economic impacts of this year’s Winter Olympics on the surrounding area of Sochi, Russia. The article…

Super Bowl savvy

In case you turned off the big game early this past Sunday, or aren’t a football fan, I want to be able to provide you with a recap of a memorable commercial from this past Sunday. In the spirit of marketing, I also want to provide you with a history of Super Bowl advertising.  …

Stock slang

I came across an article this week that shed light on the “alphabet soup of stocks.” Many stocks can be broken into categories that denote how they perform during various times of the year or business cycle periods. There are also slang terms that are used in the financial industry to describe and categorize stocks.…

Having social savvy

Advances in technology and media have created new and effective ways for us to communicate and foster relationships with each other. Emailing has become a prevalent tool in the business setting, as well as in the academic setting. Even more so, social media outlets such as Twitter and Facebook have seen increased use by companies.…