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2014-09-24 12:24:01

MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Consulting magazine has named global consulting firm Protiviti (www.protiviti.com) a recipient of the publication's inaugural Excellence in Social & Community Investment Award, which honors the positive impact consulting firms make in social and community causes. Protiviti was honored for its U.S. Intern Day of Service, an initiative designed to integrate Protiviti's summer internship program into the firm's overall commitment to...

2014-09-15 12:31:11

Companies still need to get their data security houses in order MENLO PARK, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In an era when cyber security threats are more common than ever, organizations continue to struggle to manage data securely, prepare for potential crisis scenarios, and defend against hacking and other cyber threats, according to findings from the 2014 IT Security and Privacy Survey (www.protiviti.com/ITsecuritysurvey) conducted by global consulting firm Protiviti...

2014-07-09 12:22:48

Protiviti technology and consulting services enable companies to develop and manage a risk-based, third-party anti-corruption program that helps companies identify and respond to a wide array of corruption and reputational risks MENLO PARK, Calif., July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, has released the Protiviti Governance Portal for Third-Party Anti-Corruption, enabling companies to develop and manage a risk-based, third-party anti-corruption...

2014-01-31 08:28:10

Brings strong IT banking expertise MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ed Page has joined the Chicago office of Protiviti (www.protiviti.com), a global consulting firm, as a managing director and as the firm's national financial services practice leader for its IT Consulting solution. During his career, Page has specialized in helping financial services organizations with business and technology management, core retail and commercial banking platforms, post-acquisition...

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Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'