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2014-08-07 16:26:42

Sponsorship by Michael Baker International will fund Scholarships and Workforce Development Programs POCONO, Pa., Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Dale Earnhardt Jr. and Hendrick Motorsports teamed with the National Guard Youth Foundation and sponsors Michael Baker International and DC Capital Partners to give racing fans more than an exciting win. Earnhardt, who serves as a spokesperson for the National Guard Youth Foundation, helped raise awareness and funds to help high...

2014-08-07 16:20:55

Final Local Rider Approved for Domestic Air Freight Company WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The final remaining contract rider between the Teamsters Express Division National Union Negotiating Committee and domestic air freight company AEI was approved this week, paving the way for the national contract between the parties to take effect. With the passage of the local rider, the national agreement is now fully ratified....

2014-08-07 12:28:28

Renaissance Dental's Top-Line Dental Insurance for Group and Individuals to Be Offered across the Country on Maxwell's Health as a Service Platform BOSTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Health (Maxwell) announced the inclusion of Renaissance Dental's leading suite of dental plans on its online private marketplace for employee benefits. Maxwell's marketplace will include Renaissance Dental group plans covering employees throughout the country. As a leading dental benefits...

2014-08-07 12:27:31

WSIA Selects MEDPlus Health Solutions To Define A New Innovative Approach To Workers' Compensation Hearing Healthcare SEATTLE, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MEDPlus Health Solutions, an industry leader in workers' compensation cost-containment, announced today they have been selected as the preferred vendor of hearing devices, supplies and services for the Washington Self-Insured Association as of July 1, 2014. WSIA is Washington's most trusted non-profit representative for...

2014-08-07 12:22:54

CANTON, Ohio, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that the members of USW Local 3610-02 have ratified a new, three-year agreement with PSC Metals, ending the company's lockout after six months. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO This week, the company's board of directors formally approved the contract, which includes economic and contract language improvements for the hourly workforce, and the USW withdrew unfair...

2014-08-07 12:21:26

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Spirit Airlines Flight Attendants, represented by the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA (AFA), today announced a tentative agreement with management on a new contract that includes immediate economic improvements, as well as protection of industry-leading healthcare and key quality of life provisions. The agreement, reached with the assistance of the National Mediation Board (NMB), would cover the nearly 1,400 Flight Attendants...

2014-08-07 08:29:49

Company's Subscriber Base Fastest Growing in the Fleet Management Industry DUBLIN and BOSTON, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS)-based mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes, today announced it has exceeded a milestone of 500,000 active vehicles under subscription, outpacing the competition. With more than 62 billion data points gathered for benchmarking and insights,...

2014-08-06 23:10:59

Report reveals 90 percent of medical sales job seekers are using mobile in their search. Alpharetta, GA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 A new report by MedReps.com (http://www.medreps.com/), a job board for medical sales representatives, revealed 90 percent of medical sales job seekers are using mobile devices in the search for their next jobs. Only two years ago, the annual Social and Mobile Report found just 77 percent used mobile devices, meaning the adoption rate for mobile technology among...

2014-08-06 23:10:53

Stay Staffed Services LLC, a leading supplier of web-based workforce management solutions, has been awarded an agreement with Premier, Inc., a leading healthcare improvement company. Stay Staffed will now offer preferential pricing and value-added services to all Premier alliance members in the form of VMS, MSP, RPO, and other workforce management solutions. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Stay Staffed Services, a national leader in healthcare workforce management solutions, has...

2014-08-06 23:10:38

The Independent Payroll Provider Association selects Apex Payroll's latest workforce management innovation to be showcased at their annual conference in Huntington Beach, CA. Roswell, GA (PRWEB) August 06, 2014 Apex Payroll, a trusted provider of comprehensive payroll, payroll tax, Human Resources, and timekeeping cloud based technology, today announced it has once again been selected to participate in the Independent Payroll Provider Association’s (IPPA) Vendor Tech Showcase in...


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2010-11-17 16:16:49

Captain Kathryn Hire is a NASA astronaut who has flown aboard two Space Shuttle missions. She was born Kathryn Patricia Hire on August 26, 1959 in Mobile, Alabama. She graduated from Murphy High School in 1977, and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and Management from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1981. After earning her Naval Flight Officer wings in October 1982, Hire she carried out worldwide airborne oceanographic research missions with Oceanographic Development...

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Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.