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Wal-Mart’s Mexico Crisis: Main Street Goes Global

The New York Times has revealed evidence that Wal-Mart used widescale bribery in Mexico to win and expedite approvals for building stores and then covered up the illegality. While allegations have yet to be proven, Wal-Mart’s growing controversy provides important … Continue reading

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Three New Examples of Bad PR

Bad PR often comprises two components: The poorly received action of an organization. The poor communication surrounding the action. These three recent examples of bad PR have this duality in mind. JOHNSON & JOHNSON: The recall that finally broke the … Continue reading

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