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Mile-high harrassment club

#EventprofReads: Week 72

Here’s this week’s #EventprofReads roundup, curated for you by The Guide to Events on Twitter and the Eventprofs London LinkedIn group. Please share with colleagues and add your comments. We hope you enjoy!  Here’s what we learned this week…

That the UK government plans to crackdown on Scottish Limited Partnerships, ‘used to launder $80bn Russian cash in 4 years’, from the BBC:

“…We remain fully committed to ensuring that SLPs engaged in criminal activity and those individuals and organisations who help facilitate that activity are held accountable for their actions.”

That 61% of UK business travellers break company travel policy, new research finds, in M&IT:

“…Only one third of UK respondents believe employers always have safety in mind when staff travel on business.”

That job hunting service Glassdoor has been bought by Japan’s Recruit for $1.2 billion, in TechCrunch:

“…it has information on more than 770,000 companies across 190 countries worldwide, including 40 million reviews covering company culture, CEO ratings, salary information and more.”

That AccorHotels will acquire Mövenpick in £411m cash deal, in M&IT:

“…Mövenpick … operates in 27 countries with 84 hotels (more than 20,000 rooms) and a particularly strong presence in Europe and the Middle East.”

And finally…that 68% of flight attendants have been sexually harassed, survey says, on CNN:

“…Eighteen percent of the survey respondents said they experienced physical sexual harassment within the last year, and of that group, 40% said it happened three or more times.”


Editor • 11th May 2018

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