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2014-07-28 23:00:15

A leading proposal to temporarily fix the looming insolvency of the Social Security disability trust fund by reallocating payroll taxes has virtually no support among seniors, according to a new poll by The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 A leading proposal to temporarily fix the looming insolvency of the Social Security disability trust fund by reallocating payroll taxes has virtually no support among seniors, according to a new poll by The Senior...

2014-07-28 20:25:54

BOSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hays Companies of Boston is pleased to announce Melissa Tobler is one of four individuals to date to receive the Validation Institute's Advanced Certification on Critical Outcomes Report Analysis. Intel-GE Care Innovations(TM) launched the Validation Institute to "challenge the status quo of typical healthcare research design principles, with the goal of positively impacting how the industry establishes credibility over time, but also ultimately...

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2014-07-28 12:31:25

Service members stationed in California and Texas who are transitioning from the military are now eligible for the Microsoft Software & Systems Academy. REDMOND, Wash., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. on Monday announced that its Microsoft Software & Systems Academy (MSSA), a 16-week program that provides IT training to eligible U.S. active-duty transitioning service members, is now operating at Camp Pendleton in California and Fort Hood in Texas. The program was first...

2014-07-28 12:28:49

St. Jude is one of 15 recipients honored for supporting military personnel MEMPHIS, Tenn., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has been named one of 15 recipients of the Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award from the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR) of the Department of Defense. The award is the highest honor given by the U.S. government to employers for their exceptional support of employees who serve in the...

2014-07-28 12:25:43

Sweeney to Receive Meany-Kirkland Worker Rights Lifetime Achievement Award WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The AFL-CIO HITWIRE today released a story on John J. Sweeney, President Emeritus of the AFL-CIO and currently chairman of the AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust. The article details Sweeney's five decades in the labor movement, including his battles to secure a living wage for janitors and other service workers, and fights on behalf of minorities and women...

2014-07-28 12:21:13

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense (DoD) office, announced today 15 recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest honor DoD gives to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees. "I'm honored to announce the recipients of the 2014 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award," said Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel. "Guardsmen and Reservists...

2014-07-28 10:03:34

Drexel University Being unemployed increases your risk of death, but recessions decrease it. Sound paradoxical? Researchers thought so too. While previous studies of individuals have shown that employees who lose their jobs have a higher mortality rate, more comprehensive studies have shown, unexpectedly, that population mortality actually declines as unemployment rates increase. The research community has often rejected one of these effects because it conflicted with the other, so...

2014-07-28 08:34:32

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Custom Innovations LLC launched U Interview Me, an app for the iPhone that enables employers to interview candidates over video (patent pending). U Interview Me makes it easier for employers to interview qualified candidates. Employers can invite candidates to interview, what's unique about U Interview Me is that candidates can request an interview. Typical job-posting services put all the difficult tasks on the employer and charge...

2014-07-28 08:34:08

Freelancer marketplace and management technology provider to showcase world's first freelancer management solution that allows enterprises to engage, manage and pay private networks of IT field service independent contractors BOSTON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OnForce, a leader in technology-enabled workforce management, today announced that it will exhibit at CompTIA ChannelCon 2014, the premier partnering and training event for information technology vendors, distributors and channel...

2014-07-28 08:33:58

LONDON, July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Disruptive technology revolutionizing the GBP50 billion global mobility industry MOVE Guides today publicly announced the Talent Mobility Cloud, the first ever cloud-based application for the GBP50 billion global relocation and talent management industry. The Talent Mobility Cloud is a transformational HR technology that brings together companies, vendors and MOVE Advocates to support all types of mobile employees - new hire...


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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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