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Senate Races to Watch in 2016

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Control of the United States Senate is hanging in the balance and playing out in the shadows of the 2016 presidential race. When the new Senate convenes in January 2017, it will have to approve a slew of new nominations from the 45th president, including a highly coveted open seat on the Supreme Court, and also tackle an uncertain agenda put ...

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Senate Races to Watch in 2016

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Control of the United States Senate is hanging in the balance and playing out in the shadows of the 2016 presidential race. When the new Senate convenes in January 2017, it will have to approve a slew of new nominations from the 45th president, including a highly coveted open seat on the Supreme Court, and also tackle an uncertain agenda put ...

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Engaging employees in your CSR program

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Employees are prime ambassadors for your brand and are critical messengers for what you stand for and what you do. As a result, actively incorporating them into your CSR programs is critical for ensuring success. Additionally, engaged employees are typically more productive, more likely to stay with their employer and more customer focused – ...

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Co-written by Alex Mitchell and Alex Schulz History has shown time and time again that there is no such thing as absolute security. Apple’s recent scuffle with the FBI, a weeks-long battle over unlocking the iPhone of one of the San Bernardino attackers, seems to be offering society a not-so-subtle reminder of this valuable truth. It’s a ...

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VOX Global’s David Payne comments on FoxNews.com about the upcoming New York primary and Trump’s odds of winning the nomination “Cruz will be on familiar turf,” Payne said. “Consider that Cruz is likely to win a handful of the remaining winner-take-all states … coupled with proportional delegate wins for him and Kasich, this ...

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By: Melissa Lenker, Spring Intern, VOX Boston Image: Margaret Brett, Image Photo Bangladesh is one of the most densely populated countries on Earth. The country is plagued by numerous social, political, environmental and economic difficulties; a recent Human Rights Watch report suggests that nearly 20 million people are still drinking arsenic ...

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The GOP is headed for a floor fight in July

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David Payne comments for Washington, DC’s ABC-7 on the prohibitive likelihood that no GOP candidate will win 1,237 delegates. Cruz has a very narrow potential path to 1,237 delegates, what Payne described as the equivalent of “a mathematical meteor strike,” but he cannot pull it off with Kasich in the race. The Texas senator ...

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Something big happened at SXSW Interactive this year. I’m not talking about any flashy announcement or huge new inventions, but something bigger. It was subtle and persistent. A certainty of real change permeated some of the conference’s most interesting panels and discussions about the Next Big Thing in making our world a smaller place. Here ...

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VOX Global’s SXSW Book List

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Keep the SXSW excitement going and new ideas flowing by adding a few SXSW-approved books to your nightstand or Kindle. Here are a handful of recommendations compiled by the VOX Global team. The Third Wave by Steve Case Nashville. Baltimore. Pittsburgh. Expect to see cities like these to rival Silicon Valley as hubs for emerging tech companies, ...

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If you’ve ever sat in a strategy meeting with communications consultants you’ve probably experienced the moment when, about halfway through, someone interjects with, “This is all great guys. But what is the story we’re trying to tell here?” In the lexicon of PR jargon, this is right up there with, “It’ll be a sort of ‘choose your own ...

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Best Practices from SXSW

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After a quick scan of the South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive schedule, you may feel overwhelmed with the range of topics, from “Dirt, Drones and Data: The Future of Farming,” to “Social Activism: How to Ignite a Movement,” to “The Emerging Millennial Consensus on Tech Policy.” But, the VOX team had a plan, and we spread out across Austin to ...

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