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2014-09-03 12:35:08

OTTAWA, Sept. 3, 2014 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mint has selected The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), the world's leading advisor on business strategy, to support the divestiture of its MintChip digital currency product. The selection of BCG was the result of an open, competitive procurement process. "The Mint's research and development efforts on MintChip have reached a stage where the project is ready to move to its natural next step of commercialization in the private sector,"...

2014-01-13 00:20:20

Regulatory Mandates, Changing Consumer Expectations, and Technological Advances Are Driving Increasing Innovation, According to New Research by The Boston Consulting Group DETROIT, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --The global automobile industry is entering a new golden era of innovation and advancement, and the ability to innovate in four key areas--power train, lightweight materials, connectivity, and active safety and assisted driving--will be a major factor in individual carmakers' success in...

2013-10-01 23:37:01

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Calgary and Area launch the Adopt-A-Match Campaign Calgary, AB (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 With the launch of the Adopt-A-Match Campaign your investment of $1800 ensures the presence of a mentor in a young person’s life for one year and could result in $32,400 in social return on investment for your community. A recent Boston Consulting Group (BCG) study revealed that donors can expect an $18 dollar return for every $1 invested in Big Brothers Big Sisters...

2011-08-03 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As policymakers and education practitioners across the U.S. seek innovative approaches to boost student achievement, particularly in K-12 education, a new report released today by The Boston Consulting Group reveals that a closed-loop instructional system is the most effective way to maximize technology's potential to improve learning and overall student outcomes. The report, Unleashing the Potential of Technology in Education, examines the role of...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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