UN migration agency urges Facebook to combat human traffickers – The Property Gazette

The UN’s International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday called out social media giants, notably Facebook, for failing to combat smugglers using the platform to lure West African migrants. Leonard Doyle, spokesman for the IOM, told a briefing in Geneva that social media was giving “a turbocharged communication channel to criminals, smugglers, traffickers and exploiters.” Read more: UN: EU cooperation with Libya has led to ‘unimaginable horrors’ for … Continue reading UN migration agency urges Facebook to combat human traffickers – The Property Gazette

How Instagram Stories Endorse Your Online Business Approach 2017 – Social Worx – Instagram Marketing Agency

There is not an iota, Instagram and its business leveraging tools & features are consistently influencing the digital market and the businesses with online marketing approach. Nonetheless, several people with local business or with targeted customers prefer conventional techniques of marketing which are effective but with limitations, for instance, potential business leads, global exposure, more revenue, etc. Let’s check out how Instagram can grow the … Continue reading How Instagram Stories Endorse Your Online Business Approach 2017 – Social Worx – Instagram Marketing Agency

CATS looking at Uber, Lyft-type services as part of overall improvements to the Baton Rouge transit agency | News

Could Uber factor into the future of city buses? Over the past several months, the Capital Area Transit System has been intensely focused on building four hubs and planning express routes between them. Two hubs are at the former Earl K. Long Hospital and the Cortana Mall. The others will eventually be permanently placed somewhere downtown and in the medical district. Early next year, express … Continue reading CATS looking at Uber, Lyft-type services as part of overall improvements to the Baton Rouge transit agency | News

Local workforce agency braces for loss of up to 500 Symantec jobs in Springfield | Local

SPRINGFIELD — Local workforce officials are mobilizing to handle the loss of up to 500 jobs by the end of March at Symantec’s Springfield campus, as the magnitude of the company’s pending layoffs came into focus Friday. But they and local tech industry officials predict that many of the terminated Symantec ­workers will be able to find new jobs in the Eugene-Springfield area. “There are … Continue reading Local workforce agency braces for loss of up to 500 Symantec jobs in Springfield | Local

Local workforce agency braces for loss of up to 500 Symantec jobs in Springfield | Business

SPRINGFIELD — Local workforce officials are mobilizing to handle the loss of up to 500 jobs by the end of March at Symantec’s Springfield campus, as the magnitude of the company’s pending layoffs came into focus Friday. But they and local tech industry officials predict that many of the terminated Symantec ­workers will be able to find new jobs in the Eugene-Springfield area. “There are … Continue reading Local workforce agency braces for loss of up to 500 Symantec jobs in Springfield | Business