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Everything in Business is Personal: Scott Stratten on Business Ethics and Authentic Marketing

Scott Stratten spent the beginning of his career in the corporate world. There’s an old joke that the word “entrepreneur” is Latin for “bad employee,” and that was Scott – but despite that, he lasted two years in HR and two years as a national sales training manager teaching people to sell bubble wrap. “I…

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Celebrating the 100th episode of Chris Parker's Easy Prey Podcast.

100 Episodes of the Easy Prey Podcast

From his childhood in Southern California during the era when the PC was born, Chris Parker showed an interest in technology. Unsurprisingly, he has been connected to technology and the internet throughout his entire life. In 2000, he launched WhatIsMyIPAddress.com as a hobby project. It provided a way to solve a common tech problem at…

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Wellness Scams and How to Avoid Them with Natalia Petrzela

Wellness Scams and How to Avoid Them

Health, wellness, weight loss, and exercise are at the forefront of people’s minds in the new year. But just because someone looks good doesn’t mean that what they’re pitching will really work. They might end up being a wellness scam. See Wellness Scams and How to Avoid Them with Natalia Petrzela for a complete transcript…

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Staying Safe While Traveling Internationally

Traveling internationally can be an incredible experience or a long-lasting nightmare. Asher Fergusson has tips to keep your trip on the incredible side of the scale. See How to Travel Safely with Asher Fergusson for a complete transcript of the Easy Prey podcast episode. Asher grew up in Sydney, Australia. He received a scholarship to…

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Ben Taylor shares the secrets of call center scams.

The Secrets Behind Call Center Scams

Ben Taylor is a scambaiter. He makes videos about scams – how they work, what to watch out for, and the people behind them. He has engaged personally with multiple people working on call center scams, and he knows what happens behind the scenes. See Call Center Scams with Ben Taylor for the full transcript…

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Dr. Randall Magiera talks about cloud data security and answers the question, Is the cloud secure?

Cloud Data Security: Is “the Cloud” Secure?

Cloud technology and cloud computing are on the rise. With so much essential work being done “in the cloud,” it’s time to ask, “Is the cloud secure?” Dr. Randall Magiera, IT professional and cybersecurity professor, is here to talk about cloud data security. See How Secure is “In the Cloud?” with Randall Magiera for a…

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Ricardo Fayet has seen his fair share of freelance scams, and he has advice for how to counter them.

How to Identify Freelance Scams

As with anywhere money is involved, the world of freelancing is full of freelance scams. Whether you are a freelancer or work with them, it’s important to know what scams to watch out for and how to protect yourself. See Freelance Scams: Red Flags and Warning Signs with Ricardo Fayet for a complete transcript of…

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Fix Your Credit Here

Credit Repair Scams Alert: How to Improve Your Credit and Stay Safe.

A credit repair company is not in the business of reviving, improving or boosting your credit score. While your credit score might improve a bit with the help of a credit repair company, that’s not their goal.

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