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Celebrating Twitition’s Third Birthday – Infographic

We’re celebrating the third birthday of our Twitter-based petition site, Twitition! Having been used by worldwide celebrities, international activists and worthwhile charities; it’s hard to believe this award-winning platform has only been around for three short years.

The mastermind of our very own Director of Search, Patrick Altoft; Twitition began as another fun office experiment to test the viral nature of social media; but soon turned into an powerful petitioning platform capable of reaching some of the most influential figures in the world.

Take a look at just a few of the highlights in Twitition’s short history below, and let’s look forward to what the next three years brings for this innovative social media tool…

Source: branded3.com

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Amazon Behind The Glamorous Storefront – Not So Glamorous – Infographic


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With $48.1 billion in net sales last year, Amazon is certainly the leading Internet retailer. But how does the company fare in other areas, such as employee satisfaction and corporate social responsibility?

Not so well, according to an infographic from MBAOnline, a website that curates business information from the top minds in the blogosphere.

In fact, Amazon seems to put saving money ahead of many other priorities. For example, on a 102-degree day in June 2011, 15 workers in an Amazon warehouse collapsed from the lack of air conditioning, six of whom needed to be rushed to the emergency room. And despite a $5 billion cash reserve, Amazon donates nothing to charities — if an employee wants to deduct a donation from his or her paycheck, he or she has to pay an additional fee…Read More

Source: Mashable.com