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Why Having a Strong Foundation of Writing Expertise Is Critical for a Successful Career

People regularly assume their writing skills are good enough to get by on. But data shows thats far from the truth: companies spend more than $3.1 billion on remedial writing training every year. Yik… [+6092 chars]... read more (Makealivingwriting.com)



Northern Trust Hires Stan Treger as Behavioral Insights Advisor

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS), a leading provider of financial services for institutions and affluent individuals, announced today that Stanislav (Stan) Treger has joined th… [+3934 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Westfall Technik Names Mark Gomulka CEO

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Board of Westfall Technik and Brian Jones, the companys founder, are pleased to announce that Mark Gomulka has assumed the position of CEO of Westfall Technik. Jones,… [+2561 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



SAB Biotherapeutics Announces SAB-185 Receives Positive DSMB Review and Advances to Phase 3 in NIH-Sponsored ACTIV-2 Trial for Treatment of COVID-19

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SAB Biotherapeutics (SAB), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company with a novel immunotherapy platform that produces specifically targeted, high-potency, fully-… [+9240 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



Bojangles Raises Over $818K for Folds of Honor, Awarding 163 Academic Scholarships to Families of Fallen or Disabled Service Members

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In May, Bojangles created a Camo Big Bo Box in honor of Military Appreciation Month and pledged $1 from every box sold to Folds of Honor, a not-for-profit organizati… [+3815 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



AECOM to provide architecture and engineering services for Kennedy Space Center and other NASA facilities

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the worlds trusted infrastructure consulting firm, today announced that it has been selected by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NAS… [+6896 chars]... read more (Business Wire)



MRO Solutions

Maintenance and repairs are certain to Sudden equipment breakdowns disturb the continuity in business operations. This leads to excess money drainage. By managing your MRO data management, company ca… [+904 chars]... read more (Visual.ly)



Video shows Missouri cops allowing their police dog to maul a black man

Missouri cops allowed a police dog to maul a black man they said had threatened to kill officers while being arrested earlier this week. Video shot by a passerby in the St. Louis suburb of Woodson T… [+4200 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



China's Central Bank Rules All Crypto Transactions Are Illegal

China's central bank on Friday said all financial transactions involving cryptocurrencies are illegal, sounding the death knell for the digital trade in China after a crackdown on the volatile curren… [+2666 chars]... read more (NDTV News)



Holly Willoughby goes makeup-free while enjoying a cuppa before working on next podcast episode

She recently launched a lifestyle website to rival Gwyneth Paltrow's Goop, which experts predict could make £1million a year. And on Friday, Holly Willoughby enjoyed a cuppa before working on her ne… [+6708 chars]... read more (Daily Mail)



Get Your Hands Dirty

You probably know how large companies recruit junior executives fresh from a college MBA program. The perception from the outsider is that these new MBAs are immediately given a beautiful office, inc… [+2739 chars]... read more (Veritusgroup.com)



What to know: Downtown Nashville developers pitch new plan for beleaguered Second Avenue

The Christmas Day bomb attack that wrecked a historic downtown block presented opportunities for developers and community leaders to make long-desired changes on the riverfront.  On Thursday, Hotel … [+7817 chars]... read more (Tennessean)



Business leaders including Thames Water and Nestle call for end of gas usage by 2035

Business giants, including Thames Water, Nestle, BT and the Co-op, have reportedly called for an end of gas usage by 2035, as a supply and pricing crisis grips the UK. It would allow the UK to champ… [+1418 chars]... read more (City A.M.)



What To Expect From IHS Markit’s Q3 Results?

UKRAINE - 2021/05/10: In this photo illustration the IHS Markit logo of a financial services company ... [+] is seen on a smartphone and a pc screen. (Photo Illustration by Pavlo Gonchar/SOPA Images/… [+11190 chars]... read more (Forbes)



Sony Pictures CEO Tony Vinciquerra Promises More Acquisitions

During the Bank Of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications and Entertainment Conference this month, Sony Pictures CEO Tony Vinciquerra spoke on the possibility of further Sony buyouts, and confir… [+1193 chars]... read more (Sankakucomplex.com)



The Top 5 Longreads of the Week

This week, we’re sharing stories from Michael Azerrad, Matthew Shen Goodman, Lisa Wells, Daniel Wells, and Mary Kay McBrayer. Sign up to receive this list free every Friday in your inbox. Michael A… [+4617 chars]... read more (Longreads.com)



EmulationStation on Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

via PiMyLifeUp EmulationStation is a frontend for emulators, giving you a graphical interface for accessing all of your favorite games. It even features support for controllers, which allows you to … [+3120 chars]... read more (Adafruit.com)



The Labor Movement Is 'Woking' Itself to Death | Opinion

In hindsight, the biggest warning sign for the prospects of unionizing Amazon's Bessemer, Alabama, warehouse was, well, a sign: a large placard, posted by organizers outside the facility's entrance, … [+5232 chars]... read more (Newsweek)



12,600+ bidders register for US$57+ million Ritchie Bros. auction in Fort Worth, TX

Unprecedented demand continues to drive strong pricing across nearly all equipment categories FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Ritchie Bros.' latest Texas auction attracted 12,600+ o… [+3527 chars]... read more (PRNewswire)



BHP Group: Strike While The Iron Is Cold

Kevin Winter/Getty Images Entertainment It's hard to not focus on the inflation news. While the transitory narrative has taken center stage, the data continues to suggest the opposite. Investors are… [+6450 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



V.F. Corp: This 3% Yielding Dividend Aristocrat Could Be The Nike Of Tomorrow

BalkansCat/iStock Editorial via Getty Images This article was coproduced with Dividend Sensei. If you had invested $1,000 in Nike (NKE) in 1986 today you have more than $1 million, $406,000 adjust… [+51323 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



The Best Free Business Budget Templates

Whether youre a solopreneur or running a massive corporation, you need a business budget to understand where your money is coming from and going. A business budget template can help keep the numbers … [+7547 chars]... read more (Hubspot.com)



Hotchner's last novel returns to real-life inspiration

"Kissing the Wind" A novel by A.E. Hotchner Published by Anchor Books, 192 pages, $17 (paperback) By Dale Singer Special to the Post-Dispatch A.E. Hotchner is best known for Papa Hemingway, his … [+1263 chars]... read more (STLtoday.com)



This rural Alberta county has a first dose rate of only 45%. People who live there tell us why

In the small Alberta hamlet of Skiff, Cade Hollingsworth and two of his co-workers are on farmer time, lying on the ground next to a grain elevator, watching the clouds go by. They have some cleanin… [+9016 chars]... read more (CBC News)



3 Reasons to Buy Facebook, and 1 Reason to Sell

Mark Zuckerberg and his social media company Facebook(NASDAQ:FB) have come a long way from the origin story depicted in The Social Network, a fictionalized account of actual events that came out 11 y… [+5038 chars]... read more (Motley Fool)



Why Both Employee And Customer Satisfaction Matter To Your Bottom Line

Scott Klinger, SVP - Human Resources & Marketing at EarthLink. getty Who would you say is the most important part of your companys success: your employees or your customers? I believe both grea… [+6043 chars]... read more (Forbes)



Better Motivation Leads To Better Results

Career Coach, NGO president, TEDx speaker, Interviewed on The TODAY Show, Fulbright Scholar, Author, University professor. getty We are all familiar with the concept of a micromanager. Most everyon… [+3965 chars]... read more (Forbes)



Rio Tinto: A Dividend Powerhouse That Is Getting Interesting

nikitos77/iStock via Getty Images Rio Tinto (RIO) is a global mining leader with a generous dividend policy and stellar balance sheet. Its stock is looking increasingly interesting after its latest … [+6047 chars]... read more (Seeking Alpha)



NYC's cutthroat rental market - Noom users dish - TikTok stars' fav gym

It's the first weekend of fall, and we've got just the way to spend it: cozying up with some of our best reads spanning retail, real estate, travel, and more. This week, we're giving you a look insid… [+2836 chars]... read more (Business Insider)



Ransomware: Double The Trouble In 2021

Michael Sentonas is Chief Technology Officer at CrowdStrike. getty Without fail, ransomware has continued to be at the forefront of cybersecurity concerns in 2021. The 2020 CrowdStrike Global Secur… [+6554 chars]... read more (Forbes)