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2011-04-20 09:00:00

EVANSTON, Ill., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in Mississippi fell 3.3% over the past twelve months according to the 2011 Mississippi Manufacturers Register®, an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL. MNI reports Mississippi lost 5,987 industrial jobs and 83 manufacturers between February 2010 and February 2011, a much smaller decline than the 9,661 industrial jobs and 164 plants MNI reported the state...

2011-04-13 11:00:00

EVANSTON, Ill., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in California changed little over the past twelve months, down just 1.1% according to the 2011 Directory of California Manufacturers®, an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL. MNI reports California lost 17,917 industrial jobs between February 2010 and February 2011, a much smaller decline than the nearly 80,000 jobs MNI reported the state lost over the...

2011-03-24 00:00:28

MoveThatBlock.com (Private), an Internet start-up company, today announced that visitors to the website will be able to search over 630,000 professional jobs across multiple disciplines and industries. The company, founded in September 2010, offers users a rich catalog of job postings that rivals Monster.com and Careerbuilder.com. "The jobs category on MoveThatBlock.com allows users to search for jobs in all states, and employers to post jobs for free. In addition, MoveThatBlock.com uses...

2011-03-23 04:06:00

NEW YORK, March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Food Bank For New York City -- the city's major hunger-relief organization working to end food poverty throughout the five boroughs -- announced today that multi-platinum, Grammy-Award winning singer/songwriter Sarah McLachlan, will donate her time and talents and 'sing for her supper,' and for everyone's delight, at the Food Bank For New York City's Ninth Annual Can-Do Awards Dinner on Thursday, April 7th, at Abigail Kirsch's Pier Sixty at Chelsea...

2011-02-21 11:15:00

EVANSTON, Ill., Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in Hawaii fell 1.1% over the past twelve months according to the 2011 Hawaii Manufacturers Directory, an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL. MNI reports Hawaii lost 255 industrial jobs between December 2009 and December 2010, less than half the loss MNI reported over the 2008-2009 survey period. Manufacturers' News reports Hawaii is now home to 1,200 manufacturers...

2011-02-05 00:00:50

Kathryn Troutman of the Resume-Place, the leading federal job search and resume writing firm, presents her views on President Obama's recent speech and the future of careers in the federal government. Kathryn has a positive outlook for the American job market in the next five years. Learn how you can advance your career, what you should study and tips for effectively building your resume. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) February 3, 2011 During his State of the Union Address, President Obama talked...

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2011-01-17 12:10:00

Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced on Monday that he will be taking another medical leave of absence, two years after a six-month sabbatical during which he received a liver transplant. Tim Cook, Apple's chief operating officer, will take over the company's day-to-day operations, just as he did during Jobs' last leave of absence. "At my request, the board of directors has granted me a medical leave of absence so I can focus on my health," Jobs told Apple employees in an internal memo. "I will...

2010-12-06 11:30:00

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- World music superstars lend their support to the latest release from USA For Africa titled We Are The World/United In Song, a digital compilation of 14 tracks featuring individual offerings from some of the genre's most compelling artists. As an added bonus the original recording of We Are The World is included on the compilation to mark the 25th Anniversary of the historic recording. Proceeds from this effort are going to assist Africa and...

2010-11-01 09:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- THE LOOK's Founder & CEO Alan Mruvka announced today that Television Celebrity and Fashion Icon Jillian Barberie Reynolds has joined THE LOOK's Fashion & Beauty Board of Advisors. Created for women, THE LOOK covers everything celebrity from fashion and beauty, to lifestyle and fitness. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100817/LA51430LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100817/LA51430LOGO) Barberie Reynolds has also...

2010-10-28 11:21:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines, through BlackAtlas.com, the first online travel community for people interested in Black culture, will host a private music, food and wine tasting for some of its lucky members next month. Registered users of BlackAtlas.com will have the opportunity to join Travel Expert-at-Large Nelson George and celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson on Nov. 15 for a preview of his eagerly-anticipated restaurant, Red Rooster Harlem. Award-winning chef and...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.