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2014-07-23 08:36:47

nettime solutions releases innovative time and attendance data collection alternative SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- nettime solutions today announced the release of its latest time and attendance product, the stratustime web kiosk. This innovative new data collection product joins the company's other time tracking and labor management resources to fill a need for organizations seeking an efficient and cost-effective solution for employees to clock in and...

2014-07-23 08:20:53

- EPS Increase 16 Percent to $2.37 FALLS CHURCH, Va., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) reported second quarter 2014 net earnings increased 5 percent to $511 million, or $2.37 per diluted share, compared to $488 million, or $2.05 per diluted share, in the second quarter of 2013. Second quarter 2013 earnings included a $30 million charge principally related to "make-whole" premiums paid to redeem $850 million of senior notes, which reduced net earnings by...

2014-07-22 16:30:53

As Competition for IT Talent Heats Up Across Industries, Companies Must Think Beyond Traditional Technology Hubs and Skill Sets to Net Top Workers ARLINGTON, Va., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CEB (NYSE: CEB) the leading member-based advisory company, today announced that the US remains a global leader in IT job creation with nearly 440,000 IT jobs advertised across 2013. Based on the company's analysis, the rate of IT job creation through 2018 will actually be faster outside the Technology...

2014-07-22 16:27:34

CHICAGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Osteopathic Association's House of Delegates approved a policy recognizing that same-sex households need to have access to health insurance and health care, and supporting measures to eliminate discriminatory coverage. A study in Pediatrics found that children with same-sex parents are less likely to have private health insurance than children with married opposite-sex parents, particularly if they live in states that do...

2014-07-22 16:27:08

BROOKLYN, N.Y., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Lutheran HealthCare in Brooklyn, N.Y., has been named a finalist for the American Hospital Association's (AHA) inaugural Equity of Care Award for its efforts to reduce health care disparities and promote diversity within the organization's leadership and staff. The health system was honored July 21 at the Health Forum-AHA Leadership Summit in San Diego. To view the Digital Media Release, please click here:...

2014-07-22 16:26:47

COLUMBIA, Md., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc. (www.maximhealthcare.com), an established provider of home healthcare, medical staffing, and wellness services, has appointed Bart Kelly as its new vice president of human resources. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130925/PH86527LOGO In his newly appointed role, Kelly will lead the direction of human resources strategies focused on fulfilling Maxim's mission to be the employer, the provider, and the...

2014-07-22 16:22:13

Billionaire Icahn Still Prefers Fines to Medical Coverage for Locked-Out Steelworkers CANTON, Ohio, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Steelworkers (USW) today said that despite recent management changes at PSC Metals, a subsidiary of billionaire investor Carl Icahn's Icahn Enterprises (NASDAQ: IEP), the company still refuses to negotiate in good faith with the union or comply with the employer mandate provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA)....

2014-07-22 12:30:48

Keynote speakers include economist Robert Reich, corporate diversity leader Steve Pemberton, and best-selling author and social worker Brené Brown WASHINGTON, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) will host social workers from across the United States and around the world at its "Social Work: Courage, Hope and Leadership" national conference on July 23-26 in Washington, D.C. at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. The conference will...

2014-07-22 12:30:37

Leader of multi-year project to revolutionize company's business systems SAN DIEGO, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (NYSE: AHS), the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and largest provider of staffing services in the nation, has announced the promotion of Jeanette Sanchez to the role of Chief Information Officer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140721/128988 Since joining AMN in April 2013 as senior vice president of information...

2014-07-22 12:30:21

NSC calls on companies to take actions to combat the nation's fastest growing drug epidemic ITASCA, Ill., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The number of people overdosing from opioid prescription painkillers is staggering, killing 45 people each day. Twenty-three percent of the workforce has misused prescription painkillers, according to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health, making opioid use a serious threat to employee safety. Even when employees are taking opioid painkillers...


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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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