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2013-07-02 23:00:38

Demand for accounting services remained relatively steady during the recession, as demand from clients involved in bankruptcies or corporate restructuring offset losses and as the economy slowly recovers, revenue from these countercyclical activities will wane; nevertheless, operators will pursue growth opportunities in niche fields in order to benefit from the new economic environment. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Accounting Services...

2013-06-20 23:17:55

Another certification achieved (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Telax Hosted Call Center announced today the completion of another successful certification: adding PCI certification to its existing SAS 70 Type II and a third-party review by KPMG to go above and beyond the industry norm. The PCI Data Security Standard is a complex security standard created to help protect consumer account data. The standard includes rigorous requirements for security management, policies, procedures, network...

Word of the Day
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).