NAACP CEO on 'Stop Hate for Profit' campaign: Facebook should be useful for targeting ads, not hate

“We’re simply asking them to ensure that people are safe and our democracy is protected,” NAACP CEO Derrick Johnson said ahead of a meeting with Facebook top brass.
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SmileDirectClub Looks Beyond Direct-to-Consumer Marketing

Harvard Business School professor Len Schlesinger and RSE Ventures Co-founder Matt Higgins discuss why direct-to-consumer channel businesses, like teledentistry company SmileDirectClub, must implement a strategy that moves them beyond DTC in order to thrive – and how to make that change. This episode is based on the Harvard Business School case, “SmileDirectClub: Better is Better.”
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Will the Facebook advertising boycott force the social media giant to change? Not likely

“Do I think that the current crisis is one that potentially dooms Facebook? The answer is no,” says Harvard Business School professor David Yoffie. But, says Yoffie, “the longer-term danger to Facebook is that Mark’s position on content curation is ultimately going to seriously impact the brand.”
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Tech workers are opening their wallets to beat Trump even with stock prices soaring and profits near records

Silicon Valley has leaned left for decades, but heading into the 2020 election, the disparity between donations to Democrats and Republicans has never been greater.
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