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2013-02-18 14:15:42

Given the huge investment and power of science and technology in the U.S. it is surprising that more attention isn't paid to the policy decisions that drive the enterprise, said Daniel Sarewitz, co-director of the Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes (CSPO) at Arizona State University. What appears to be missing from the equation, he added, is a focus on outcomes. Sarewitz was speaking at the 2013 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) annual meeting in Boston....

2013-01-15 23:01:20

New Fiscal Cliff Safety Net Service Helps Small Businesses Reduce Impact of New Tax Laws Southampton, PA (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 Zinman & Company PC, a top CPA firm, announces the addition of a new service to their Virtual Controllership Services (VCS) for small businesses who are concerned about the impact of recent “Fiscal Cliff” tax changes. New and current clients can now receive a Safety Net Checklist driven analysis designed to enhance their tax strategies, maintain...

2012-12-31 05:01:15

CyberAlert has named the first two not-for-profit organizations to receive 2013 media monitoring grants and extended the grant application deadline to 01/07/2013. Stratford, CT (PRWEB) December 30, 2012 CyberAlert today named the first two recipients of its 2013 public relations grants to not-for-profit organizations. The PR grants give recipients one year of free news and/or social media monitoring service. CyberAlert is now accepting applications for the 2013 PR Grants until January 7,...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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