Bauer Business Focus

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Bauer Business Focus

Social Media Privacy

Professor Bill Zahn with the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston says Apple’s recent privacy update sparked a Silicon Valley showdown with Facebook.


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Social Media And Social Movements

Social media is a powerful medium to organize and mobilize social movements. But to be successful in the use of social media, Professor Leiser Silva with the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston says organizers must frame messages beyond motivation and mobilization.


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Company Success and Political Views

What you eat, drink, wear and buy could be impacted by how you voted at the polls. Professor Kitty Wang with the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston says research shows a company’s projected political view can impact the sales of their products.


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Missing the Human Connection

Virtual happy hours and regular family video calls have become commonplace. But Professor Jaana Porra with the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston asks how does technology impact human connection?


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Everyday Experiences Among Black Professionals

New research is shining a light on the lives of Black professionals. Professor Curtis Wesley with the Bauer College of Business at the University of Houston explains what this new data has found.


Novia Chen
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Taxing Multinational Corporations

Media attention over the last several years highlights a general concern that some multinational corporations may not be paying their fair share when it comes to taxes.