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2 hrs ago | Forbes.com
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2 hrs ago | Business Journal
The turnover among the nation's chief executive officers kicked up a notch in August, as 119 CEOs announced their departures during the month, including one in Austin. The turnover among the nation's chief executive officers kicked up a notch in August, as 119 CEOs announced their departures during the month, including one in Austin.
3 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
MAXIMUS announced today that its Tax Credit and Employer Services division has formed a strategic alliance with iCIMS Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service talent acquisition software solutions. The alliance will allow human resource professionals to access electronic Work Opportunity Tax Credit pre-screening and /E-Verify management solutions from MAXIMUS through the iCIMS Talent Platform.
3 hrs ago | Fast Company
In all the talk about the tech about the mismatch between the projected number of STEM jobs and the U.S.-based talent to fill those positions, we're losing sight of another big skills gap that's right under our fingers every day. Ninety percent of all jobs in the next year will require information and communication technology skills, according to research by Capgemini.
3 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
Different production stages will be connected together in a functionary system using wireless technologies. Manufacturing process will become flexible and intelligent.
7 hrs ago | Alabama Live
Although one in five Americans now has a tattoo , a 2013 report by researcher Andrew Timming suggests visible body art continues to hold a stigma in offices across the world. But John A. Challenger, chief executive officer of employment consulting firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, said more companies are relaxing their tattoo policies and having ink might even be a prerequisite for some jobs.
8 hrs ago | Business Journal
Privia Chairman and CEO Jeff Butler and President Dave Rothenberg, seen here in 2012, will continue to lead the company after it received a $400 million infusion to expand nationally. Arlington-based Privia Health LLC is getting a $400 million infusion to expand nationally, the company announced Tuesday morning.
9 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media
As traditional business lines are crossed and the world becomes more connected, several emerging industries are on the brink of success. In addition to revolutionizing existing business practices, these developments will provide new avenues for growth in several mature markets.
10 hrs ago | Express India
Asia is the top destination for multinational corporations, with India being the leading country, followed by China and Malaysia, says a study by global management consulting firm AT Kearney. But the region faces challenges from increasing digitisation and automation, which could negate its cost competitiveness, cautioned the London-headquartered firm in its Global Services Location Index released today.
The enforcement of higher biofuel percentage blend mandates will spur use of solutions higher than the standard E10 ethanol blend, adding to biofuel demand. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Strategic Analysis of the Global Automotive Biofuels Market , finds that the market generated revenues of and created an ethanol blend wall, restraining the market from reaching its potential.
There's the old saying that "you're judged by the company that you keep." A close examination of Elise Stefanik's FEC disclosure filings reveals that she's received numerous contributions from controversial individuals, several of them being Washington D.C. lobbyists, many of them with connections to former Upper Hudson Valley Congressmen John Sweeney and the late Gerald "Jerry" Solomon , who were arguably once two of the most reprehensible, corrupt elected officials in the Northeast.
Two new research studies paint a bleak picture of mobile app privacy and security, putting the blame on developers in both cases. In one, the Global Privacy Enforcement Network faulted many aspects of mobile app privacy considerations, citing unclear policies on the use of personal information, hard-to-find privacy information, excessive requested permissions and more.
I am the co-founder of Real Time Macroeconomics LLC, a financial technology firm that provides real-time, high frequency macroeconomic indicators of inflation, home prices, and employment derived from aggregate webscraped microdata. I previously worked as a client portfolio management senior analyst at Goldman Sachs Asset Management in their Quantitative Investment Strategies group, focusing on liquid alternative investments.
CALGARY, Alberta and DENVER, Colorado, Sept. 15, 2014 -- For the second straight year, Long View has been positioned as one of the "Niche Players."
Boston EMS Field Training Officer James McCabe, EMT-B, with recruits Peter Janeliunas and Michael Mendes. Photo courtesy Boston EMS Recruits to the Rescue With one week left in their training, Boston EMT recruits Peter Janeliunas and Michael Mendes were running drills with field training officer James McCabe, EMT-B, near the Charles River.
15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the advanced filtration technology market, Frost & Sullivan is proud to present APATEQ with the 2014 European Technology Innovation Leadership Award. The wastewater treatment market is dominated by contaminant removal systems that are largely dependent on chemicals or enormous amounts of energy and APATEQ's novel integrated membrane system presents a breaking new ground in water filtration.
Verizon has announced plans to unveil a new Internet-based television service that will allow users to subscribe to and pay for only the channels they want to watch, various media outlets are reporting. Speaking at the Goldman Sachs investor conference on Thursday, Chief Executive Lowell McAdam said the new service is expected to premiere sometime next year and would eliminate the need for customers to pay for channels they never watch, the UPI news agency reported over the weekend.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 12:21 pm
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