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2013-07-09 23:17:26

eBay Inc.’s First Corporate Affairs Attorney to Lead oDesk Legal Function; Key Addition to oDesk Executive Team to Help Scale the Company’s Global Footprint REDWOOD CITY, CA (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 oDesk, the world’s largest online workplace, announced today that Brian Levey has joined the company as General Counsel, effective immediately. Levey will be responsible for providing strategic counsel by leveraging his proven expertise of establishing and scaling legal infrastructures for...

2013-07-08 23:22:38

Don’t make employees suffer through long daily commutes. A VoIP Gateway allows them to telecommute and work from home. Milwaukee, WI (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 With gas prices being as high as they are, commuting is not as practical for employees as it once was. A company could lose some of their most talented employees because they can’t afford to drive long distances to work. Something must be done to attract new employees and retain current ones that face long daily commutes. Telcom...

2013-06-21 23:03:32

Sustainable Job Creation Program Bringing Technology-Based Jobs to Local Communities WASHINGTON, DC (PRWEB) June 21, 2013 Link to Governor’s Proclamation Connected Nation this week is unveiling its innovative Digital Works (sm) program that is helping connect people to twenty-first century workforce opportunities while spurring community revitalization. Today, Connected Nation and its Connect Ohio subsidiary held the grand opening for the first Digital Works center, located in...

2013-06-20 23:04:11

LeadFerret, the free B2B data site, announced today the release of their fully searchable Outsourcing Companies Directory. Calabasas, CA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 LeadFerret users already enjoy free access to over 15+ million business contacts with complete information, including email addresses, social media links, and a robust set of search tools. Today LeadFerret announced the release of a specialized directory of professionals who work for companies that assist in outsourcing, which allows...

2013-06-16 23:01:40

Rate Digest is now allowing a sizable percentage of its employees to telecommute each week, decreasing their environmental impact by using less fuel. Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) June 16, 2013 Rate Digest is taking one more step toward going green by telecommuting a large fraction of their employees, saving money and the planet. They estimate that between their employees, there is a combined total of over 4,000 miles of commuting saved by using the internet instead of busy roads to get to...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'