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2014-05-27 12:37:14

"Managing Your Online Reputation with TripAdvisor" Teaches Best Practices and Strategies to Capitalize on a Hotel's Online Reputation NEWTON, Mass., May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- eCornell, Cornell University's subsidiary for online education, together with TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site*, today announced the release of a free reputation management course for the hospitality industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080902/TRIPADVISORLOGO "Managing Your Online Reputation...

2014-05-27 12:26:58

Part Innovation Academy, Part Incubator and Bootcamp, Three-Month Process is Designed to Introduce People to Makeable's Approach, Process and Team NEW YORK, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Makeable - a leading independent business, product and brand innovation company in New York - has announced the creation of a three-month program, "Make It or Break It!" The program provides the opportunity for entry-level designers and developers to become part of Makeable's innovative brand strategy...

2014-05-27 12:24:32

Certifications recognize the comprehensive transformation of PG&E's safety culture and asset management system SAN FRANCISCO, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced today that it has achieved two international certifications for best-in-class operational standards for its gas operations. PG&E is one of the first utilities in the world to hold both the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 55001: 2014 and Publicly...

2014-05-27 04:21:06

LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Get Gig Tickets, Not #gigenvy! The world's largest ticket marketplace StubHub UK [http://www.stubhub.co.uk ] has teamed up with some of Britain's biggest radio stations to bring fans a series of free 'secret gigs' this summer. eBay's secondary ticketing website has partnered with popular radio stations including Magic FM, Absolute Radio and Kiss FM to present the series of six intimate concerts,...

2014-05-22 16:22:26

CHICAGO, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, The Executives' Club of Chicago hosted its Annual Awards Luncheon with more than 700 business leaders in attendance. At this program, the winners of the Innovator of the Year, CIO of the Year and Corporate Citizen of the Year awards were announced. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120203/MM47327LOGO The Corporate Citizen of the Year recognizes an individual or company for outstanding contributions to the Chicagoland...

2014-05-22 12:29:56

While 83% Taking Vacations, Most Still Waiting to Book; Southwest Still a Favorite BOSTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Airfarewatchdog(TM), the most inclusive source of airfare deals, researched and verified by experts, today released the results of its 2014 Summer Travel Survey. Over 13,000 Airfarewatchdog subscribers responded to the poll, which indicated that most respondents plan to fly for vacation, but that 61% have yet to fully book their trips. Flying High -- 77% of the...

Displaying The American Flag
2014-05-22 08:42:52

From USA.gov There can be confusion and questions about how to properly wear and display the American flag, especially around the summer holidays of Memorial Day and July 4th when many people want to display a flag. Here is what the law says about using the American flag properly (PDF): - The flag should never touch anything beneath it, such as the ground, the floor, water or merchandise. - The flag should never be used as wearing apparel, bedding or drapery. It should never be...

2014-05-22 08:20:35

NEWTON, Mass., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRIP) today announced it has finalized the acquisition of lafourchette, an online restaurant booking platform with a network of more than 12,000 restaurant partners across Europe. The completion of this transaction represents TripAdvisor's first acquisition in the restaurant industry. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080902/TRIPADVISORLOGO lafourchette is the leading online and mobile reservation platform...

2014-05-21 12:29:30

May 31 - September 28, 2014 LOS ANGELES, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Annenberg Space for Photography today announced the lineup of speakers for their popular Iris Nights lecture series presented in conjunction with the upcoming exhibition, Country: Portraits of an American Sound. Country: Portraits of an American Sound uses historical and contemporary photographs to explore how images shape the public identity of country music performers and of the genre itself. Celebrated...

2014-05-21 08:34:30

Certificate of Excellence Celebrates Outstanding Hospitality Businesses Listed on World's Largest Travel Site NEWTON, Mass., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TripAdvisor(®), the world's largest travel site*, today announced the 2014 Certificate of Excellence award recipients. Nearly 58,000 U.S. hospitality businesses have been awarded this year. Now in its fourth year, the award celebrates hospitality excellence and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.