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TechCrunch
The Interdependency Of Stanford And Silicon ValleyThere was a time when Stanford University was considered a second-rate engineer
The Interdependency Of Stanford And Silicon Valley
TechCrunch / Posted 10 hours ago
There was a time when Stanford University was considered a second-rate engineering school. It was the early 1940s, and the Department of Defense was pressed to assemble a top-secret team to understand and attack Germany’s radar system during World... Read more
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The Register
Fruity Firefox: Mozilla caves to Apple, unveils iOS-friendly browserTwo years after dramatically challenging Apple to open up iOS for its browser,
Fruity Firefox: Mozilla caves to Apple, unveils iOS-friendly browser
The Register / Posted 23 hours ago
Two years after dramatically challenging Apple to open up iOS for its browser, Mozilla has slipped out a fruity-friendly Firefox. It was briefly serving ex-Moz chief Gary Kovacs who in April 2013 said there’d be no Firefox for iPhones and iPads... Read more
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Business Wire
Companies Looking to Cut Cost & Complexity Out of Storage Infrastructure Drive Growth for New Storage Technologies in the Second Quarter, According to IDCFRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Total worldwide enterprise storage systems
Companies Looking to Cut Cost & Complexity Out of Storage Infrastructure Drive Growth for New Storage Technologies in the Second Quarter, According to IDC
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Total worldwide enterprise storage systems factory revenue grew 2.1% year over year to $8.8 billion during the second quarter of 2015 (2Q15), according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Amazon Firing Spree Follows Fire Phone FlopAmazon has given the boot to dozens of engineers who worked on its ill-fated Fi
Amazon Firing Spree Follows Fire Phone Flop
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted yesterday
Amazon has given the boot to dozens of engineers who worked on its ill-fated Fire Phone, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The purged staffers reportedly worked at Lab126, Amazon's secretive Silicon Valley-based hardware development... Read more
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CIO
How to make money from open source softwareLast month we looked at the argument that the open source business model is fla
How to make money from open source software
CIO / Posted 2 days ago
Last month we looked at the argument that the open source business model is flawed because selling maintenance and support subscriptions doesn't provide companies with enough revenue to differentiate their products from the underlying open source... Read more
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CNET
EU slaps Microsoft with $1.35 billion fineThis post was updated several times, most recently at 7:40 a.m. PST, with addit
EU slaps Microsoft with $1.35 billion fine
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
This post was updated several times, most recently at 7:40 a.m. PST, with additional reporting provided by CNET News.com's Dawn Kawamoto. European Union regulators on Wednesday fined Microsoft a record 899 million euros, or $1.35 billion, for... Read more
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Investopedia
World's Top 10 Serial EntrepreneursEntrepreneurs come up with new ideas and start businesses based on them. They f
World's Top 10 Serial Entrepreneurs
Investopedia / Posted 4 days ago
Entrepreneurs come up with new ideas and start businesses based on them. They forgo the security of a salaried job in order to run their own endeavor, assuming all the risk in hopes of great rewards (for more, see: Are You an Entrepreneur?). A serial... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Amazon Firing Spree Follows Fire Phone FlopAmazon has given the boot to dozens of engineers who worked on its ill-fated Fi
Amazon Firing Spree Follows Fire Phone Flop
E-Commerce Times / Posted 8 days ago
Amazon has given the boot to dozens of engineers who worked on its ill-fated Fire Phone, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The purged staffers reportedly worked at Lab126, Amazon's secretive Silicon Valley-based hardware development... Read more
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Mashable
If Carly Fiorina ran the U.S. the way she ran HP, we'd be doomedWhat's This?Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina gestures while spea
If Carly Fiorina ran the U.S. the way she ran HP, we'd be doomed
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
What's This?Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina gestures while speaking at the RedState Gathering, Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, in Atlanta. Image: David Goldman/Associated Press Sometimes, when I'm watching Carly Fiorina during her... Read more
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Business Wire
SirionLabs punta sempre più verso l’Europa con la nomina del veterano del sourcing Hartmut Jaeger a vicepresidente senior delle Vendite (Europa)FRANCOFORTE, Germania--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, fornitore di punta di prodo
SirionLabs punta sempre più verso l’Europa con la nomina del veterano del sourcing Hartmut Jaeger a vicepresidente senior delle Vendite (Europa)
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
FRANCOFORTE, Germania--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, fornitore di punta di prodotti a tecnologia avanzataper la gestione dei fornitori, ha annunciato oggi di avere accolto nei suoi ranghi il veterano del sourcing Hartmut Jaeger quale vicepresidente... Read more
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Business Wire
SirionLabs intensifie son activité européenne en nommant le vétéran de l'externalisation Hartmut Jaeger vice-président général des ventes (Europe)FRANCFORT, Allemagne--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, l'important fournisseur de p
SirionLabs intensifie son activité européenne en nommant le vétéran de l'externalisation Hartmut Jaeger vice-président général des ventes (Europe)
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
FRANCFORT, Allemagne--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, l'important fournisseur de produits technologiques de pointe axés sur la gestion des fournisseurs, a annoncé aujourd'hui que le vétéran de l'externalisation Hartmut Jaeger a rejoint la société en... Read more
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Business Wire
SirionLabs se centra más en Europa con el nombramiento del veterano en suministros Hartmut Jaeger como vicepresidente de ventas (Europa)FRANKFURT, Alemania--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, empresa líder de productos de
SirionLabs se centra más en Europa con el nombramiento del veterano en suministros Hartmut Jaeger como vicepresidente de ventas (Europa)
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
FRANKFURT, Alemania--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, empresa líder de productos de tecnología avanzada para la gestión de proveedores, ha anunciado hoy que el veterano en suministros Hartmut Jaeger se ha unido a la compañía como vicepresidente sénior de... Read more
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Business Wire
SirionLabs intensiveert focus op Europa met benoeming Hartmut JeagerFRANKFURT, Duitsland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, de toonaangevende aanbieder
SirionLabs intensiveert focus op Europa met benoeming Hartmut Jeager
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
FRANKFURT, Duitsland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, de toonaangevende aanbieder van geavanceerde technologie voor bevoorradingsbeheer, heeft vandaag bekendgemaakt dat Hartmut Jeager het bedrijf komt versterken als senior onderdirecteur van de afdeling... Read more
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Business Wire
SirionLabs stärkt das Europa-Geschäft mit Hartmut Jaeger als Senior Vice President, Sales (Europe)FRANKFURT AM MAIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, der führende Anbieter innovativ
SirionLabs stärkt das Europa-Geschäft mit Hartmut Jaeger als Senior Vice President, Sales (Europe)
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
FRANKFURT AM MAIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, der führende Anbieter innovativer SaaS-Lösungen für Vertrags- und Lieferantensteuerung hat heute angekündigt, dass Hartmut Jaeger als Senior Vice President den Vertrieb für SirionLabs in Europa... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tech oligarchs tightening their grip on DemocratsThe current state of the Republican Party may seem like a demolition derby, but
Tech oligarchs tightening their grip on Democrats
Orange County Register / Posted 13 days ago
The current state of the Republican Party may seem like a demolition derby, but there’s an equally fascinating, if less well-understood, conflict within the Democratic Party. In this case, the disruptive force is largely Silicon Valley, a natural... Read more
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iTNews
Windows Server 2016 preview debuts containersDeployed and managed by open source Docker tools. Microsoft's latest technical
Windows Server 2016 preview debuts containers
iTNews / Posted 16 days ago
Deployed and managed by open source Docker tools. Microsoft's latest technical preview of its forthcoming Windows Server 2016 operating system will provide containers for apps, created and managed with the open-source Docker set of... Read more
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Business Wire
SirionLabs Increases Europe Focus with Addition of Sourcing Veteran Hartmut Jaeger as Senior Vice President, Sales (Europe)FRANKFURT, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, the leading provider of advanc
SirionLabs Increases Europe Focus with Addition of Sourcing Veteran Hartmut Jaeger as Senior Vice President, Sales (Europe)
Business Wire / Posted 16 days ago
FRANKFURT, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SirionLabs, the leading provider of advanced supplier management technology products, today announced that sourcing veteran Hartmut Jaeger has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Sales (Europe). Hartmut... Read more
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The Register
OpenOffice project 'all but dead upstream' argues prominent userA prominent LibreOffice user has called for the Apache Foundation to retire Ope
OpenOffice project 'all but dead upstream' argues prominent user
The Register / Posted 16 days ago
A prominent LibreOffice user has called for the Apache Foundation to retire OpenOffice. Christian Schaller, a Red Hat Software Engineering Manager and GNOME developer, wrote an open letter to Apache saying that “the OpenOffice project is all but... Read more
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PhysOrg
Indian immigrants reach top ranks in US tech industryIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants reach top ranks in US tech industry
PhysOrg / Posted 16 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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The Telegraph
Allies help Obama plot his future(From top) President Obama, Eva Longoria and Vinod Khosla Washington, Aug. 17:
Allies help Obama plot his future
The Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
(From top) President Obama, Eva Longoria and Vinod Khosla Washington, Aug. 17: The dinner in the private upstairs dining room of the White House went so late that Reid Hoffman, the LinkedIn billionaire, finally suggested around midnight that... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Steven Spielberg 'to work on Obama legacy'President Barack Obama still has over a year until he finishes his job but it s
Steven Spielberg 'to work on Obama legacy'
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
President Barack Obama still has over a year until he finishes his job but it seems he is already planning his post-White House career. Reports in the US claim the politician has been receiving advice from Hollywood director Steven Spielberg on... Read more
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Business Standard India
Michael D Shear & Gardiner Harris: Obama plots life after presidencyThe US president is preparing for life after White House with fierce discipline
Michael D Shear & Gardiner Harris: Obama plots life after presidency
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
The US president is preparing for life after White House with fierce disciplineThe US president is preparing for life after White House with fierce disciplineThe dinner in the... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titans
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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The Daily Review
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titans
The Daily Review / Posted 18 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titans
Silicon Valley / Posted 18 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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The Mercury News
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are Silicon Valley's new titans
The Mercury News / Posted 18 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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thebee
Steven Spielberg 'To Work On Obama Legacy'President Barack Obama still has over a year until he finishes his job but it s
Steven Spielberg 'To Work On Obama Legacy'
thebee / Posted 18 days ago
President Barack Obama still has over a year until he finishes his job but it seems he is already planning his post-White House career. Reports in the US claim the politician has been receiving advice from Hollywood director Steven Spielberg on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama, Hollywood, and Silicon Valley are joining forcesREVEALED: How Obama and the leading lights of Hollywood and Silicon Valley are
Obama, Hollywood, and Silicon Valley are joining forces
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
REVEALED: How Obama and the leading lights of Hollywood and Silicon Valley are joining forces to fund his library and record-breaking legacy plans Obama has been meeting with high-profile people like Steven Spielberg and Jeffrey Katzenberg to map... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Indian immigrants are tech's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are tech's new titans
Oakland Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Indian immigrants are tech's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are tech's new titans
The Fremont Argus / Posted 19 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Indian immigrants are tech's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are tech's new titans
Inside Bay Area / Posted 19 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Indian immigrants are tech's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are tech's new titans
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 19 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Encina High grad, now multimillionaire, takes helm of Ducks Unlimited boardConservationist, entrepreneur and multimillionaire Paul Bonderson Jr. doesn’t f
Encina High grad, now multimillionaire, takes helm of Ducks Unlimited board
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
Conservationist, entrepreneur and multimillionaire Paul Bonderson Jr. doesn’t fit into the stereotypical box that most people have for hunters – Billy Bob who never left the backwoods. He assured me that most hunters he knows don’t. Bonderson, 63, a... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Yang: Rise of Asian American leaders in techWhen Google announced this week that it is reorganizing itself under a new pare
Yang: Rise of Asian American leaders in tech
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 21 days ago
When Google announced this week that it is reorganizing itself under a new parent company called Alphabet, reactions were fast and furious, ranging from shock at the unexpected move to amusement at the quizzically goofy name to praise for the... Read more
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CNN
Carly Fiorina: Hillary Clinton, name an accomplishmentCarly Fiorina is running for the Republican nomination for president of the Uni
Carly Fiorina: Hillary Clinton, name an accomplishment
CNN / Posted 22 days ago
Carly Fiorina is running for the Republican nomination for president of the United States. She was a candidate for the U.S. Senate in 2010 and CEO of Hewlett-Packard from 1999 to 2005. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely those of the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Fiorina: What Hillary Clinton isn't sayingThe next president of the United States must have a track record of accomplishm
Fiorina: What Hillary Clinton isn't saying
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 22 days ago
The next president of the United States must have a track record of accomplishments and challenging the status quo. Throughout this campaign, I have repeatedly asked Hillary Clinton to name an accomplishment. She has yet to name one. Note: Flying is... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Indian immigrants are tech's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are tech's new titans
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Scott T. Carey dies; helped build Cornish & Carey into real estate powerhouseScott T. Carey, who helped build a family real estate company into a dominant p
Scott T. Carey dies; helped build Cornish & Carey into real estate powerhouse
The Fremont Argus / Posted 23 days ago
Scott T. Carey, who helped build a family real estate company into a dominant player in Silicon Valley commercial development, died Tuesday at home in Portola Valley after a brief illness. He was 82. Founded in 1935 by an uncle, Cornish & Carey was... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Scott T. Carey dies; helped build Cornish & Carey into real estate powerhouseScott T. Carey, who helped build a family real estate company into a dominant p
Scott T. Carey dies; helped build Cornish & Carey into real estate powerhouse
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 23 days ago
Scott T. Carey, who helped build a family real estate company into a dominant player in Silicon Valley commercial development, died Tuesday at home in Portola Valley after a brief illness. He was 82. Founded in 1935 by an uncle, Cornish & Carey was... Read more
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The Register
NetApp decreasing in mass as top exec exits for Catholic Uni roleNetApp’s SVP for Americas Sales and its president of US public sector sales, Ma
NetApp decreasing in mass as top exec exits for Catholic Uni role
The Register / Posted 23 days ago
NetApp’s SVP for Americas Sales and its president of US public sector sales, Mark Weber, has left the company, taking up a position at the Washington-based Catholic University of America, a higher education institution founded by the US... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Indian immigrants are tech's new titansIt's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and scien
Indian immigrants are tech's new titans
Los Angeles Times / Posted 24 days ago
It's no secret that parents in India urge their kids to excel in math and science, believing that it's the clearest path up the social ladder. But education is only part of the reason Indian immigrants are reaching the top executive ranks at major... Read more
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DMNews
Symantec Sells Veritas for 8 BillionShare this article: Symantec will use the proceeds to grow its profile in its
Symantec Sells Veritas for 8 Billion
DMNews / Posted 24 days ago
Share this article: Symantec will use the proceeds to grow its profile in its core security technology business. Symantec has announced an agreement to sell its Veritas data storage and recovery business to the Carlyle group, a private equity firm,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Google Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here's a look at Google, Inc. The name Google is a play on the word "
Google Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
(CNN) -- Here's a look at Google, Inc. The name Google is a play on the word "googol," a mathematical term referring to a 1 followed by 100 zeros (represented as 1 x 10100). They currently employ almost 50,000 people and are headquartered in... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Eric Schmidt Fast Facts(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Goog
Eric Schmidt Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 25 days ago
(CNN) -- Here is a look at the life of Eric Schmidt, executive chairman of Google. Personal: Birth date: April 27, 1955 Birth place: Washington, D.C. Birth name: Eric Emerson Schmidt Father: Wilson Schmidt, a professor Mother: Ellie... Read more
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Philly.com
Workplace mentoring boosts careers, skills and retentionInside corporations, mentorship programs are on the rise. To keep valued up-and
Workplace mentoring boosts careers, skills and retention
Philly.com / Posted 27 days ago
Inside corporations, mentorship programs are on the rise. To keep valued up-and-comers from taking jobs elsewhere, companies are dangling mentorship as the new corporate perk. They are supplementing the casual, spontaneous model with new formats... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
The Evening Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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York Daily Record
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
York Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Silicon Valley / Posted 28 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questionedPari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmak
Bay Area celebrity matchmaker's fundraising practices questioned
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 28 days ago
Pari Livermore of San Rafael, who has garnered national celebrity as a matchmaker for the well-heeled, forgoes a fee and instead asks her clients to donate to one of her favorite charities. The only problem is that one of those charities, Spotlight... Read more
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