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2014-07-24 12:29:25

PRINCETON, N.J., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the largest general building contractors in the United States, JE Dunn, has been recognized for its excellent employee engagement practices. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140724/130091 ORC International, a leading business intelligence firm with offices across the US, Europe and Asia Pacific, awarded the company its top prize for the US region as part of its annual employee engagement awards. The annual award, given to...

2014-07-24 12:27:26

LITTLE ROCK, Ark., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consistent with its commitment to enhancing enrollment options for both employers and employees -- and to making the enrollment process easier -- Transamerica Employee Benefits (www.transamericaemployeebenefits.com) will utilize the innovative technology of a leading, cloud-based provider of benefits administration, exchange, payroll, and HRIS solutions to employers. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140708/125366 Transamerica's...

2014-07-24 08:44:16

Made Up of 89% Women and Mostly Stay-At-Home Moms, Zirtual Hires Flex-Schedule Remote Employees DALLAS, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zirtual, an online service that matches busy professionals and entrepreneurs with vetted and trained U.S.-based virtual assistants, today announced that it will be actively hiring in Dallas. The company plans to employ an additional 300 people over the next year. Zirtual offers services from a nationwide network of Zirtual Assistants (ZAs) who perform...

2014-07-24 08:42:36

Never Stop Learning, Say Most CIOs Surveyed MENLO PARK, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What's the secret to a successful IT career? Half (50 percent) of chief information officers (CIOs) surveyed by Robert Half Technology said their best career advice for new grads entering the tech industry is to keep learning new skills and stay current in their field. Seventeen percent of respondents said they'd tell first-time job seekers to take any opportunity that will help them get a foot in...

2014-07-24 08:35:29

CHICAGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks.com announces the list of stocks featured in the Analyst Blog. Every day the Zacks Equity Research analysts discuss the latest news and events impacting stocks and the financial markets. Stocks recently featured in the blog include the Biogen Idec Inc. (Nasdaq:BIIB-Free Report), Roche Holding AG (OTC:RHHBY-Free Report), AbbVie Inc. (NYSE:ABBV-Free Report), AmSurg Corp. (Nasdaq:AMSG-Free Report) and Acadia Healthcare Company, Inc....

2014-07-24 08:35:21

Financial Stability Recognized with HM's Sixth Consecutive Year on List PITTSBURGH, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- HM Life Insurance Company, a member company of HM Insurance Group, has been named to Ward's 50(®) Top Performing Insurance Companies for 2014. This is the sixth consecutive year that HM has been ranked in this elite group selected from nearly 800 life-health companies nationally. "We are pleased to be recognized again for our financial stability," Matt Rhenish,...

2014-07-24 08:34:59

Popular retail chain adopts cloud-based solution to streamline benefits planning and management CHARLESTON, S.C., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Benefitfocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: BNFT), a leading provider of cloud-based benefits software solutions, today announced that Texas-based retail chain, ALCO Stores, Inc. has selected the Benefitfocus HR INTOUCH MARKETPLACE® to support benefits administration in response to the additional requirements imposed by the Affordable Care Act (ACA). By...

2014-07-24 08:30:33

Survey of more than 1,200 telecom professionals shows an industry upbeat about jobs, salaries and prospects. NEW YORK, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Light Reading (www.lightreading.com), the market-leading online community for the global communications sector, today announced the 2014 Telecom Industry Salary Survey. The report suggests that telecom industry employees are, in general, upbeat about their pay, current employment and future prospects....

2014-07-23 23:32:04

Lutheran Services in Iowa Upgrades to NOVAtime 4000 Time and Attendance / Workforce Management Solution; Benefits from Labor Costing Functionality Diamond Bar, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 NOVAtime Technology, Inc. (http://www.novatime.com), a leading provider of enterprise Time and Attendance / Workforce Management solutions, announced today that Lutheran Services in Iowa, a NOVAtime 3000 customer since 2007, has upgraded to NOVAtime 4000 STAR, the self-hosted, licensed version of...

2014-07-23 23:31:22

BlueVolt, the leading learning management system (LMS) for businesses in the service and manufacturing industries, is a 2014 Top 20 Workforce Development Provider as selected by TrainingIndustry.com. Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) July 22, 2014 BlueVolt, the leading learning management system (LMS) for businesses in the service and manufacturing industries, is a 2014 Top 20 Workforce Development Provider as selected by TrainingIndustry.com. This is the third straight year BlueVolt has made the...


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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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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