By Jeff Pizzino, APR, Corporate Communications – While we often talk about fraud and corruption in government, there are cases from other industries. The world of capitalism is full of opportunities for individuals to defraud. Many take advantage of opportunities without thought of endangering others. One such case is the airline parts ...
August 11, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Jeff Pizzino, APR, Corporate Communications – Even in the ultra-conservative State of Utah, corruption is no stranger. Regardless of the political environment, corrupt officers and politicians find their way into positions of power where they can wield influence. Bribery and corruption in political office are the charges of the day, involving ...
July 28, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Brianne Burr, Marketing – Food is the substance of life; no one can live without it. Many people work in food services and in food production as a means to earn a living and to allow the rest of us to eat. In today’s economy, each job is valuable and should ...
July 18, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – Many cases of corrupt government officials have made the news in recent years. As such, it has become easier to place blame and point fingers when politics go awry. Corruption charges should not be taken lightly, and sometimes the innocent are taken ...
July 16, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Brianne Burr, Marketing – One of the worst places to see corruption is in governments where high-level positions affect a lot of people. Of course, these sorts of power positions are those that are most attractive to and most easily sought out by those who would be corrupt leaders. Governments ...
July 14, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – Corruption is rampant and prevalent in government. In politics, sometimes the desire for power is a greater incentive than integrity. For this reason, it’s especially important for government bodies to make efforts to stop anti-corruption. Anti-corruption plans at the national level can strengthen ...
July 9, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – As we interact with and learn from scientists, teachers, mentors, friends and family, each of us adopts ideologies we’ve been taught and experienced as well as assimilated over the course of our life. Without other frames of reference, we hold on to ...
July 7, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Jorge Luis Oceguera, Channel and Marketing Manager– One purpose of state governments and public organizations is to help local communities. Among other things, the people need tools and resources to improve their quality of living, whether it’s with training, classes, recreation, or other social or cultural activities. Government can have ...
July 4, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Russ Warner, VP Marketing & Operations – Corruption in government officials can lead to the downfall of an administration. Self-serving men and women cheat the system and the people out of dignity, trust, revenue, productivity and validity. Dealing with fraud, bribery and corruption in an appropriate way can be ...
July 2, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
By Jeff Pizzino, APR, Corporate Communications – The primary reason people rely upon a centralized government is for protection. As part of that protection as it relates to the appropriation and spending of tax dollars and finances, the people must be able to count on those in charge to maintain integrity. ...
June 20, 2014Jeff Pizzino, APR
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