Business Briefs for Sept. 27, 2015

Business Briefs for Sept. 27, 2015
The Greater Baton Rouge Society for Human Resource Management is accepting nominations until Oct. 23 for a program recognizing diversity programs and initiatives in the area. Individuals and businesses can nominate an employer or a company with a …
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Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)
The School of Human Resource Education and Workforce Development announces the availability of a full-time faculty position in Workforce Development. Position … Apply online and view a more detailed ad at: www.lsusystemcareers.lsu.edu. Position # …
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Business briefing, Sunday, May 4

Business briefing, Sunday, May 4
… chief financial officer; Dean Grossmann, vice president and sales lead; Deon MacMillan, chief human resources officer; Mike Miller, vice president and risk management lead; Elizabeth Uriyo, vice president and research, quality and technical …
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2014 Global Agenda for Economic Freedom
Ariel Cohen, PhD, is Senior Research Fellow in Russian and Eurasian Studies and International Energy Policy in the Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy at The Heritage Foundation. …. Regarding investment, then …
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BUSINESS IN BRIEF 13/1

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 13/1
According to State management agencies, the positive growth will facilitate development of the equity market in the following years, support capital mobilization and equitization of State-owned enterprises. The nation's public … The province was also …
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Sri Lanka and the Philippines discuss collaboration
Minister of Foreign Employment Promotion and Welfare Dilan Perera met with his counterpart, Secretary Labour and Employment Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz of the Philippines on Monday 6 January in Manila. The areas for collaboration discussed at the …
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Thuraya names new head of HR, support operations
“I am pleased to welcome Al-Shareef to Thuraya,” said Halawi. “His experience in improving employee relations and developing cohesive HR policies is a strong asset for Thuraya as we focus on recruitment, employee engagement development, and talent …
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RVCC offers new certificate programs geared toward small business owners

RVCC offers new certificate programs geared toward small business owners
Topics include starting a business, loan package development, record keeping and QuickBooks, marketing, legal and human resource issues, insurance, driving traffic to your website, using social media and developing a business plan. For more information …
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HRD and IT Services to host classes
HRD and IT Services to host classes. Professional development and technology training classes for MSU staff and faculty are being held this fall by Human Resources Development and IT Services. Programs and classes focus on topics such as interpersonal …
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Your Comments on civil service test lawsuit: 'Imagine if they did that for
They hired human resources expert David P. Jones of Growth Ventures Inc. to review the tests. The lawyers … These should be the topics that are addressed in the school systems, because evidently they are not taught correctly in high school. How would …
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BUSINESS IN BRIEF 14/6

BUSINESS IN BRIEF 14/6
He added that he hopes the city can learn from the UK's experience in science research, financial and urban development. TCIE Vietnam automobile factory debuts in Da Nang. TCIE Vietnam Co. Ltd—a member …. A representative of the Republic of Korea …
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ChicagoQuest: Teaching with games in Chicago's Cabrini-Green
It was the sound of students learning by playing a game. Not a sophisticated game, mind you, just a simple game of war using playing cards to create random, negative numbers. But for 15 minutes, they got more repetitions solving arithmetic in their …
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The right attitude for success
… and repair the “blind spots” all of us develop over time. This concept is now taught in B-Schools and in almost all management development programs for improving self-awareness. It is, however, alarming to note that many experienced executives lose …
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Address to New Zealand National Fieldays
This is not nice futuristic theory I am describing – some type of 'Ted Talk' for thinking farmers. … It covers six broad policy areas: Export Markets, Infrastructure, Natural Resources, Skilled and Safe workplaces, innovation, capital markets …
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Number crunch: how bosses try to turn you into code – Business Review Weekly

Number crunch: how bosses try to turn you into code – Business Review Weekly
Bersin's example shows some of the promise of talent analytics – where employers crunch data drawn from human resources databases and online tests to that they can recruit people who have the best chance of success, and also to make sure that people …
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Industry experts share success stories, resources in Medway
Local and state officials, business owners and representatives from regional agencies gathered at Restaurant 45 for the Economic Development Committee's inaugural business workshop to network and discuss the resources available to companies like Cybex …
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What's happening today in the north valley
893-5433. Weekly. Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. "Infinity and Beyond: Humanity's Quest to Explore Space" draws from scientific discovery and anthropological understandings to explore the first human observations of the skies to …
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Tapping the genius of nature – News
Biomimicry Oregon's parent network, Biomimicry 3.8, is named for what practitioners consider the 3.8 billion-year-old research and development laboratory all around us. By comparison, says Biomimicry … "Every organism on the planet faces the same …
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