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By Jillian Stanphill, Business Writer Social media is no longer about the individual. Companies, conglomerates and corporations are starting to realize the impact their social media accounts can have on profits and marketing reach. These businesses can hire public relations personnel to utilize these social...

By Katelynn Padron, Business Writer A CEO’s opinion can make or break a company. Clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch (A&F) and fast food chain...

The Internet cookie has crumbled, and market researchers are scrambling for alternatives. This isn’t the kind of cookie you buy online and eat, it’s...

By Katelynn Padron, Business Writer Internet superpowers Google and Facebook are racing to supply Internet access to the unconnected world through balloons...

By Jillian Stanphill, Business Writer In the wake of the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death, sales of Nirvana’s music and merchandise are dominating...

By Andrea Adams, Guest Writer My world was flipped upside down this spring when I traveled with a group of business students to Nicaragua. Our goal was...

By Courtney Purdin, Guest Writer Whether you’re eating a peanut butter and jelly sandwich, a caesar salad or even sushi, chances are, the food you are...

By Jillian Stanphill, Business Writer While campus life presents plenty of distractions, it’s difficult to forget the high price of an education at  Pacific Lutheran University.  This pondering is quickly followed by the ever-looming, “Is it worth it?” as the dread of loans, hours of work and fear of the future comes to mind. These questions are not only at the...

By Zach Wittstruck, Guest Writer With creative beer and a welcoming environment, Wingman Brewers has found a home in the Tacoma community with Pacific...

By Jillian Stanphill, Business Writer The booming energy business has opened the door to a relatively new way of obtaining natural gas and oil — fracking. This...