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School yard punishment for Facebook Trolls

Over the past 10 years we have seen the evolution of the internet. Its earlier uses were for the location of businesses, restaurant or holiday destination; however as of late it is being used to communicate with others via social media sites such as Facebook and Twitter. Most social media accounts are only used for general communication between friends and family, but more and more we are seeing ‘trolls’ hiding behind a cowardice mask of anonymity while posting highly defamatory material, all Read more [...]
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Data Security

In today’s technologically driven world, do you ever take time to stop and ask yourself “Is my data safe?” The truth is that most people don’t. It would be fair to say that a lot of us are working under the assumption that we only get viruses by watching pornography on the internet or downloading pirated mp3’s from questionable sources. Although this is where the majority of Trojan horses hide away, this is certainly not the only way to become infected.   Most recently World of Warcraft, Read more [...]
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Work Place Investigations

Not every workplace incident is as serious or horrific as this: http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/8e00eda1133049f992b8980bdfe12456/CA--Seafood-Plant-Worker-Cooked   But, any serious incident that occurs in your workplace needs to be properly investigated. Regardless if it is bullying, sexual harassment, a dispute between employees, a breach of occupational health and safety, drug abuse or distribution, theft, fraud, or otherwise- all need to be properly investigated.   As a business Read more [...]
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Internet Related Crimes

In today’s world we are heavily reliant on technology. We use it to complete everyday tasks such as communication, travel directions, note taking and other multi-tasking activities. Specifically, the Internet is one technology that has taken off over the past decade. It is estimated that over 90 percent of the world’s population uses the Internet on a daily basis.   In previous decades we were unable to use the Internet to publish blogs, articles, press releases and other forms of written content. Read more [...]
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SEO and its marketing uses

In today’s world, we as consumers are constantly looking for a simplified way to find what we are in need of; whether it is in season clothing or professional services. As the internet has grown more and more prevalent we have seen the decline in usage of search tools such as the Yellow and White pages, newspapers and bulletin boards. These methods of advertising have now been replaced by magnates such as Google and Yahoo in the search engine industry, online shopping stores in the retail industry, Read more [...]
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Fraud in business

Fraud can seriously affect the solvency of a business.  If it goes undetected it will not only impact upon the business’s bottom line but also contribute to a negative culture amongst staff and possibly affect business credibility in the marketplace.   The greatest fraud risk to a business is the thought that fraud is not a threat at all.  A good business constantly reviews its policies, practices, and systems against internal and external threats.         It is vital that Read more [...]
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Whistleblower Line

Phoenix Global have released a new video on their Whistleblower/Concern line. See here for the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C4hHoGpv6vU&feature=player_embedded

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Criminal Defence

Phoenix Global have released a new video on Criminal Defence investigations. See here for the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=DvQKRgwIxPg

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Work Place Investigations

Phoenix Globa l have released a new video on Work Place investigations.

See here for the video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LBX45KUC9ww&feature=plcp

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