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Apollo Affiliated Funds Complete Simultaneous Acquisitions of Protection 1 and ASG Security

Protection 1, a leading, premier full-service business and home security company in the United States, today announced the close of its acquisition by funds...

5th Element Global Announces Acquisition of Location Based Services Provider Spectrum Management

5th Element Global announces its third acquisition in the past eighteen months with its recent purchase of the debt and equity position held by...
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Record-Breaking Attendance at the USS Foundation’s Charity Golf Tournament

  With 96 participants at this year’s Seventh Annual Charity Golf Tournament, the USS Foundation broke its own attendance record. Held on June 23 at...

Joint ORC Investigations

Organized retail crime (ORC) investigations are an important focus for eBay’s collaboration with retailers for the following reasons:Trust is eBay’s top priority. Without trust...

USS Foundation Seventh Annual Charity Golf Tournament Reaches Maximum Participation

The USS Foundation announced today that its Seventh Annual Charity Golf Tournament broke its own attendance record by securing the maximum number of participants...
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Mother’s Day/Father’s Day Retail Trends Revealed

Mother’s Day and Father’s Day represent peak spending periods in U.S. retail. In fact, Mother’s Day is the third biggest retail holiday with Father’s...
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Consumer Trends: Apple Pay Could Spell Trouble for CurrentC

Leading one of the latest consumer trends, Apple Pay, the mobile payment system from Apple, went live in late October 2014. The application lets...

Criminal Background Checks: Good in Theory, Problems in Practice

One of the longest held axioms in social science is, "The best predictor of future behavior is past behavior." Over the years many employers...
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Corporate Greed Versus Giving Back

You know (actually, you don't; that's why I'm writing this), sometimes I get unexpected responses to things I mention. A little tradition I have...
Planning, Implementing, and Justifying an Employment Screening Process

Planning, Implementing, and Justifying an Employment Screening Process

Many experts agree that “past behavior is the best predictor of future behavior.” For this reason if for no other, companies should be keenly...

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