Monthly Archives: December 2013

Role of Business According to the Social Responsibility Perspective

There are several business concepts of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), Baron reflects on two.  The first is Milton Friedman’s Profit Maximization.  Friedman’s views are based on the basic economic principle that the role of business within society is to “generate … Continue reading

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Staff Turnover among Behavioral Health Professionals

By Jerry Landers Webster’s dictionary defines employee turnover as “the ratio of the number of workers that had to be replaced in a given time period to the average number of workers.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics conducts a monthly … Continue reading

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Have We Lost the Human Connection?

Social media is an important tool for any business that wants to remain viable.  All of the big social media players—Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Pinterest—provide “brands a chance to interact directly and immediately with their customers” (Gleeson). Okay, so you … Continue reading

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Recovery Glass: An Enduring Symbol of Hope and Recovery

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), recovery from mental illness and substance use disorders is defined as “a process of change through which individuals improve their health and wellness, live a self-directed life, and strive … Continue reading

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