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2010-06-22 08:18:00

MANCHESTER, England, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Business publisher Crain Communications Inc today announced the closing of Crain's Manchester Business, the first local weekly business journal to be published in the United Kingdom.

2010-06-16 12:00:00

BOSTON, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Digitas (www.digitas.com), a leading integrated brand agency, has been named one of the "Best Places to Work in Boston" in 2010 by the Boston Business Journal (BBJ).

2010-06-14 10:34:00

CHICAGO, June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Workforce Management, the leading business publication for workforce management and human resources professionals, announced it has hired Ron Alsop as editor. A longtime editor and columnist at the Wall Street Journal, Alsop is the author of eight books, including his latest, The Trophy Kids Grow Up: How the Millennial Generation Is Shaking Up the Workplace.

2010-06-11 12:11:00

CHICAGO, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- When we look back on the past five years in the business world, we see companies closing their doors, losing sales and downsizing. Rarely do we hear of companies revenues growing by nearly 300 percent.

2010-06-02 19:57:00

SYRACUSE, N.Y., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- John Favalo, Managing Partner for Group B2B at Eric Mower and Associates (EMA), received the prestigious G.D. Crain Award at the 2010 National Business Marketing Association (BMA) Conference on Wednesday in Chicago. The award is given in honor of G.D.

2010-04-13 08:30:00

DETROIT, April 13 /PRNewswire/ -- A nationwide survey of business executives by Crain Communications Inc about the recent federal health care reform law has found that a majority of U.S.

2010-04-05 11:34:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Donlen Corporation, North America's fastest growing fleet leasing and management company, announced that for the second year in a row it has been named to Crain's Chicago Business 20 Best Places to Work in Chicago 2010. Recognized for their focus on communication, Donlen implemented several new initiatives this year.

2010-03-19 15:08:00

AUSTIN, Texas, March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- RCR Wireless News has expanded its news outlet sources with the launch of RCR Local Market News and RCR Unplugged.

2010-03-03 10:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Workforce Management, the leading business publication for workforce management and human resources professionals, is moving its headquarters to Chicago, effective mid-summer 2010.

2010-02-19 15:24:00

DETROIT, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Here are details of two major stories in the upcoming February 22 issue of Automotive News. Reporters Donna Harris and Amy Wilson reveal that the worst of the crisis in retail automotive financing has passed.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.