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Study: Corporate social programs may lead employees to dehumanize

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Here’s an unintended result of corporate social responsibility programs: they can lead to workers dehumanizing the people they’re intended to help. That’s according to research by Gareth Craze, a doctoral student at Case Western Reserve University’s Brain, Mind and Consciousness Lab, ...

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Study: Lonely customers who lack empathy more likely to shop unethically

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Consumers’ loneliness may be a factor when they engage in unethical shopping behaviors, such as returning used items, according to new research form Binghamton University. “Someone may buy a big-screen TV for Super Bowl Sunday, only to return it on ...

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These are the 10 highest-paying jobs in America

According to USA Today, the top 10 highest paying jobs (median weekly earnings) in America are: 1. Chief executives ($2,296) 2. Architectural and engineering managers ($1,999) 3. Pharmacists ($1,923) 4. Physicians and surgeons ($1,918) 5. Lawyers ($1,901) 6. Aerospace engineers ...

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Instagram introduces ‘bully’ filter

In an effort to expand its online anti-bullying initiative, Instagram has launched a “bully” filter for its 800 million users. The filter will be used to weed out comments meant to harass or bully users. The filer will help the ...

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Business news roundup

More workers voluntarily quit their jobs in March. What does that mean for the labor market? REUTERS > Uber wants to try out flying taxis, perhaps as soon as 2020. USA TODAY > A small college’s endowment manager beat Harvard ...

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Real estate investments build wealth, credit

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If you love the idea of being a landlord, buying an investment property may be the wealth-building option for you. Real estate has earned its reputation as a sound investment that builds wealth and credit. Most people, however, don’t have ...

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These are the best value colleges

According to Forbes, the top 10 best value colleges for 2018 are: 1. University of California, Los Angeles 2. University of California, Berkley 3. Brigham Young University 4. University of California, Irvine 5. University of Washington, Seattle 6. Harvard University ...

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A number to know: Wage inequality

$10,000 According to the National Partnership for Women and Families, women lose $10,000 in wages a year because of the inequality in pay between men and women. READ COVERAGE IN CNN MONEY >

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Tech Talk: Facebook still losing teens

More Content Now Along with Facebook’s data breach controversy, the social media site continues to lose teen users. According to a new survey conducted by Piper Jaffray, 45 percent of teenagers said they have used Facebook in the past month ...

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Business news roundup

Credit card signatures are about to become a thing of the past. THE NEW YORK TIMES > How exactly does the pass-through deduction work? Nobody really knows. BLOOMBERG BUSINESSWEEK > The world’s largest airplane, built by a billionaire, is getting ...

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Tips in the final stretch of the tax season

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Nearly 1 in 3 taxpayers waits until April to file their return. Here are some tips to help make the final stretch of the tax season less daunting. Get organized. Keeping good records is the foundation for everything else because ...

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These 10 dead celebrities are the highest-paid

According to Forbes, the top 10 highest-paid dead celebrities in 2017 were: 1. Michael Jackson ($75 million) 2. Arnold Palmer ($40 million) 3. Charles Schulz ($38 million) 4. Elvis Presley ($35 million) 5. Bob Marley ($23 million) 6. Tom Petty ...

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