3 most interesting articles

http://blogs.denverpost.com/techknowbytes/2012/08/16/dish-network-ceo-calls-companys-title-americas-worst-company-ridiculous/6012/

I find it interesting as it is a national brand with a local office that many in the region are employed by.  I find it very frightening that a company that employs so many is so dismissing with employee reviews, which I would think would be akin to teaching reviews at colleges.

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/Dutch-vote-to-test-EU-popularity-in-tough-times-3850907.php

It is interesting to me that such a large amount of clout resides in such a small country, and how fragile the European Union has become in the face of the global recession.  Votes to strengthen the union have already failed in many countries, which slows down the progress of globalization, and promotes individual sovereignty.

http://www.mercurynews.com/business/ci_21467189/zuckerberg-says-no-plans-sell-his-facebook-shares

Oh how the mighty have fallen, Facebook brand equity severely damaged since going public must rely on conserving shares and keeping it from market.  Was it actually worth it for Facebook to go public in the first place?  Was it so necessary to have the revenue stream from public trading in a downed economy?

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