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Kiama Independent
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Kiama Independent / Posted an hour ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 i
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
Greenwich Time / Posted an hour ago
up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 is to make sure we keep that spread of education going in the financial sector. Giving people tools is great. Teaching them how to use them and how they work is... Read more
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The News-Times
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 i
Are Millennials too Reliant on Technology to Fund Their Future?
The News-Times / Posted an hour ago
up with AOL discs we grabbed from Circuit City counters. Now our job for 2016 is to make sure we keep that spread of education going in the financial sector. Giving people tools is great. Teaching them how to use them and how they work is... Read more
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Business Wire
Citi Supports Teach Children to Save Campaign to Prepare Kids for Positive Financial FuturesWIRE)--For a 16th consecutive year, Citi is providing young students across the
Citi Supports Teach Children to Save Campaign to Prepare Kids for Positive Financial Futures
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
WIRE)--For a 16th consecutive year, Citi is providing young students across the country with basic financial education sessions as the bank supports American Bankers Association’s (ABA) annual Teach Children to Save campaign. The... Read more
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Western Advocate
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Western Advocate / Posted 10 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Western Advocate
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Western Advocate / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Kiama Independent / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Manning River Times
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Manning River Times / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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New Kerala
Consumer brands to launch women's online shopping festival - newkerala.com #56378vertical leaders with similar target audiences, to lower cost of acquisition wh
Consumer brands to launch women's online shopping festival - newkerala.com #56378
New Kerala / Posted 14 hours ago
vertical leaders with similar target audiences, to lower cost of acquisition while providing more choices to consumers, all in one destination. With each company deploying their own assets for the greater good of the collective, the... Read more
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The North West Star
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
The North West Star / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
The Border Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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The Courier
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
The Courier / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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The Young Witness
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what
Game of Thrones and piracy: Has the tide begun to turn?
The Young Witness / Posted 14 hours ago
three camps: those who believe the rights holders should be able to charge what they like for content; those who believe consumers should have to pay, but not through the nose; and those who believe all content is there for the taking. To get a... Read more
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Business Wire
CORRECTING and REPLACING CTA Names Industry Leaders to the 2016 CT Hall of Fameof Fame. The CT Hall of Fame, created in 2000, pays tribute to the leaders who
CORRECTING and REPLACING CTA Names Industry Leaders to the 2016 CT Hall of Fame
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
of Fame. The CT Hall of Fame, created in 2000, pays tribute to the leaders who have advanced innovation and developed a foundation for the consumer technologies we enjoy today and others still to come. “The CT Hall of Fame celebrates our rich... Read more
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Market Watch
Why it’s so hard for students to sue for-profit collegesarbitration clauses in the agreements student sign before enrolling, according
Why it’s so hard for students to sue for-profit colleges
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
arbitration clauses in the agreements student sign before enrolling, according to a study released Thursday by The Century Foundation, a left-leaning think tank. These provisions require that students bring any claims of wrongdoing to arbitration —... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Volunteer opportunitiesHub is a nonprofit that brings healthy, local foods from nearby farms to restau
Volunteer opportunities
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 2 days ago
Hub is a nonprofit that brings healthy, local foods from nearby farms to restaurants, retail stores, congregations, and consumers across Memphis. Volunteers will also be provided lunch during their shift. In order to be able to volunteer with... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostSamsung continued to expand its VR leadership with the announcement of the Gear
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 2 days ago
Samsung continued to expand its VR leadership with the announcement of the Gear 360 in February. Samsung Gear 360 lets consumers easily create, view and share their favorite experiences through 360-degree video and still image content. Samsung... Read more
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Business Wire
Dannon Announces Breakthrough Sweeping Commitment for Sustainable Agriculture, More Natural Ingredients and Greater TransparencyWIRE)--The nation’s leading yogurt maker, Dannon, today announced a pledge to i
Dannon Announces Breakthrough Sweeping Commitment for Sustainable Agriculture, More Natural Ingredients and Greater Transparency
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
WIRE)--The nation’s leading yogurt maker, Dannon, today announced a pledge to its farmers, retail customers and consumers to further improve sustainable agriculture practices for its milk supply, to increase transparency for its... Read more
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Business Wire
APWG Receives Contribution From craigslist Charitable Fund to Prevent Online CrimeAPWG directors are thankful to the craigslist Charitable Fund for contributing
APWG Receives Contribution From craigslist Charitable Fund to Prevent Online Crime
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
APWG directors are thankful to the craigslist Charitable Fund for contributing to our work in scientific research, education and data sharing to prevent cybercrime from harming businesses and individuals”, said APWG Secretary General and... Read more
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TechCrunch
How social entrepreneurship is making a difference in the worldby several organizations, one of which is Piramal Sarvajal. Founded in 2008 by
How social entrepreneurship is making a difference in the world
TechCrunch / Posted 4 days ago
by several organizations, one of which is Piramal Sarvajal. Founded in 2008 by Anand Shah and seeded by the Piramal Foundation, Sarvajal means “water for all” in Sanskrit. This social enterprise designs and deploys innovative solutions to... Read more
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Search Engine Land
The complicated local path to purchase: 7 marketing tasks to do yourself and 7 to outsourceToday’s consumers have lots of options to find local businesses, and they use t
The complicated local path to purchase: 7 marketing tasks to do yourself and 7 to outsource
Search Engine Land / Posted 4 days ago
Today’s consumers have lots of options to find local businesses, and they use them all. There’s no fixed path to purchase — customers each travel a different route through their favorite apps, media and websites to find and select where they will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Competition As a Fetish - Why Universities Need to Escape the TrapThis article is a foundation essay. These are longer than usual and take a wide
Competition As a Fetish - Why Universities Need to Escape the Trap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
This article is a foundation essay. These are longer than usual and take a wider look at a key issue affecting society. Competition has colonised our world. Everywhere we go and every step we take, we hear the siren call of competition. Higher... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Elizabeth Hovde: With Bernie Sanders, it's freebies for everyoneline up top said Bernie would make the wealthy pay, raise the minimum wage to a
Elizabeth Hovde: With Bernie Sanders, it's freebies for everyone
OregonLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
line up top said Bernie would make the wealthy pay, raise the minimum wage to a living wage and ensure tuition-free higher education. On that last promise/bribe, Sanders is clearly not worried about increasing the number of people who go to college... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Tupper schools adopt budget, come in under tax capperception, Bower said the tax cap is not a flat 2 percent increase; rather if
Tupper schools adopt budget, come in under tax cap
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
perception, Bower said the tax cap is not a flat 2 percent increase; rather if the Consumer Price Index, the prices paid by consumers for a representative basket of goods and services, falls under two percent, the tax cap can fall considerably... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brush up on financial literacytags. Indeed, some studies suggest that financial literacy among adults is jus
Brush up on financial literacy
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
tags. Indeed, some studies suggest that financial literacy among adults is just not up to par. In 2012, the FINRA Investor Education Foundation found that only 42 percent of Massachusetts residents could pass a five-question financial literacy... Read more
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Business Wire
Fifth Third Bancorp 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, “Building Bridges” Now Availablecommunity commitment and outlines progress made on improving lives and making a
Fifth Third Bancorp 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, “Building Bridges” Now Available
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
community commitment and outlines progress made on improving lives and making a difference in the way the Company serves: Consumers Connecting consumers to necessary products and services, especially financial education, is one of the ways Fifth... Read more
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TheStreet.com
The vast majority of students feel unready to pay back their student loansyoung adults are struggling more than older generations with basic money manage
The vast majority of students feel unready to pay back their student loans
TheStreet.com / Posted 7 days ago
young adults are struggling more than older generations with basic money management skills and overall financial literacy." Consumers from the Greatest Generation were never confronted with the temptations of interest only mortgages, HELOCs, online... Read more
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Hospitality Net
China Business Travel Market Overtakes United States as Global Leader in Business Travel Spendmarket in the world. This is one of the key findings from the GBTA BTI™ Outlook
China Business Travel Market Overtakes United States as Global Leader in Business Travel Spend
Hospitality Net / Posted 7 days ago
market in the world. This is one of the key findings from the GBTA BTI™ Outlook – China 2016 H1, a report by the GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), sponsored by Visa, Inc. Revised... Read more
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Business Wire
China Business Travel Market Overtakes United States as Global Leader in Business Travel Spendmarket in the world. This is one of the key findings from the GBTA BTI™ Outlook
China Business Travel Market Overtakes United States as Global Leader in Business Travel Spend
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
market in the world. This is one of the key findings from the GBTA BTI™ Outlook – China 2016 H1, a report by the GBTA Foundation, the education and research arm of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), sponsored by Visa, Inc. Revised... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAhad babies and named them Jonathan and Jared Mattson, twin musicians who will p
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 8 days ago
had babies and named them Jonathan and Jared Mattson, twin musicians who will play a fundraising concert for the Cambria Education Foundation on Saturday, April 23, at the Hearst Ranch Warehouse in San Simeon (doors at 5 p.m.; 21-and-older; $35... Read more
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Business Wire
BET Networks is Harnessing the Power of More to Deliver More Premium Original Programming and Unforgettable Moments across More Platforms in 2016-2017 Fiscal Yearpowering the brand, and numerous monthly unique visitors across our websites an
BET Networks is Harnessing the Power of More to Deliver More Premium Original Programming and Unforgettable Moments across More Platforms in 2016-2017 Fiscal Year
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
powering the brand, and numerous monthly unique visitors across our websites and the BET NOW app, BET Networks captivates consumers wherever they choose to consume content. Where other networks court African American viewers some of the time, BET... Read more
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NJ Biz
All the news that's fit to ... be communicated: Jaffe and his group bring journalism skills to communications, PR worldwent on to win the World Series. Although Jaffe’s experience in old fashioned
All the news that's fit to ... be communicated: Jaffe and his group bring journalism skills to communications, PR world
NJ Biz / Posted 9 days ago
went on to win the World Series. Although Jaffe’s experience in old fashioned journalism and networking has given him a foundation for his second career, it’s been equally defined as a learning process. “We started as strictly a media relations... Read more
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Investopedia
Do Advisors Give Worse Advice to Women?about their finances – decisions that, in the past, were made for them, such as
Do Advisors Give Worse Advice to Women?
Investopedia / Posted 9 days ago
about their finances – decisions that, in the past, were made for them, such as how to invest their retirement savings. Consumers who are savvy enough to know what they don’t know about investing, and who can afford the fees, might sit down with... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Tips for National Financial Capability Monthskills. National Retirement Planning Week is a national effort led by the Nati
Tips for National Financial Capability Month
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 days ago
skills. National Retirement Planning Week is a national effort led by the National Retirement Planning Coalition to help consumers focus on their financial needs in retirement. Even if retirement may be a distant goal, it's never too early to... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans Living Paycheck to PaycheckSince 2013,the Federal Reserve Board has conducted a survey to “monitor the fin
The Secret Shame of Middle-Class Americans Living Paycheck to Paycheck
The Atlantic / Posted 10 days ago
Since 2013,the Federal Reserve Board has conducted a survey to “monitor the financial and economic status of American consumers.” Most of the data in the latest survey, frankly, are less than earth-shattering: 49 percent of part-time workers would... Read more
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Pilipino Star
So you want to be president? A close look at those who want to leadof former President Manuel Roxas) and Judy Araneta• Residence: 157 P. Tuazon, C
So you want to be president? A close look at those who want to lead
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
of former President Manuel Roxas) and Judy Araneta• Residence: 157 P. Tuazon, Cubao, Quezon City• Religion: Roman CatholicEDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT Mar Roxas at the University of Pennsylvania• Elementary: Ateneo de Manila University • Secondary:... Read more
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Daily News
FOOD for thoughton the recent developments in Sri Lanka’s food sector. Q: Please give us a bri
FOOD for thought
Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
on the recent developments in Sri Lanka’s food sector. Q: Please give us a brief background about yourself? A: I had my education at Mahinda College Galle and completed my B.Sc. in chemistry special at the University of Peradeniya in 1970 and... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Toni Ko's next fortune could be made in shadesthe company," Ko said of NYX. "I had no salary. I reinvested all of that revenu
Toni Ko's next fortune could be made in shades
Los Angeles Times / Posted 12 days ago
the company," Ko said of NYX. "I had no salary. I reinvested all of that revenue to help create a very strong financial foundation." She hired one full-time employee in her second year and four more in the third. That frugality extended to her... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Right to farm or right to harm?all eggs sold in the state to be cage free. The law had the unintended conseque
Right to farm or right to harm?
The Oklahoman / Posted 12 days ago
all eggs sold in the state to be cage free. The law had the unintended consequences of raising egg prices for state consumers and also made it difficult for most egg producers to sell their wares in California, Williams said. "I don't want... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Letters to the editorto be accepted into a religious order.) In response to this research, a grant
Letters to the editor
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 13 days ago
to be accepted into a religious order.) In response to this research, a grant of $2.55 million from the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation was secured to establish the National Fund for Catholic Religious Vocations to create a permanent solution to this... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Procter & Gamble’s West Virginia site and future employees readyinghere in West Virginia.” The West Virginia plant will allow P&G to closely acce
Procter & Gamble’s West Virginia site and future employees readying
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 13 days ago
here in West Virginia.” The West Virginia plant will allow P&G to closely access 80 percent of its retail customers and consumers on the east coast, within one day of transit from where the products are made. The closer proximity will reduce the... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia health insurers seek double digit premium increasesthat means the most they'll pay for a standard "Silver" Obamacare plan is $353
Virginia health insurers seek double digit premium increases
Daily Press / Posted 13 days ago
that means the most they'll pay for a standard "Silver" Obamacare plan is $353 a month, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. That amounts to about 45 percent of the insurer's actual premium this year, and would be an even larger share if... Read more
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The Auto Channel
UN Calls for Stop the Crash Safety Systems to be Fitted as Standardsecond-largest mobility club, the German ADAC is convinced that investing in ve
UN Calls for Stop the Crash Safety Systems to be Fitted as Standard
The Auto Channel / Posted 14 days ago
second-largest mobility club, the German ADAC is convinced that investing in vehicle technology and sound road safety education will increase road safety, saving many lives and ensuring national prosperity." Ola Bostrm, Senior Director of... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
The 30 most common jobs in Americaimportant industry in today’s America.” Although these occupations are common,
The 30 most common jobs in America
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 14 days ago
important industry in today’s America.” Although these occupations are common, they are by no means trivial. From sales to education, these industries and the workers within them are the foundation of a strong economic future. In order to... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
South Side News & Notes— Two local projects were selected to receive some of the $5 million in funding
South Side News & Notes
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 14 days ago
— Two local projects were selected to receive some of the $5 million in funding provided by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation as winners of the Knight Cities Challenge. Downtown Akron Innerbelt Bicycle Park by Jonathan Morschl was selected... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Master’s Degree in International Wine Management Grooms Future Leaders of Global Wine Industrywith the huge growth of the wine market in Mainland China, the need for wine pr
Master’s Degree in International Wine Management Grooms Future Leaders of Global Wine Industry
Hospitality Net / Posted 14 days ago
with the huge growth of the wine market in Mainland China, the need for wine professionals with advanced, specialised education and a global perspective continues to grow. "While being a key player in the vibrant global wine industry,"... Read more
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