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7 Communication Tips for the Office

7 Communication Tips for the Office

By Richard Weinberger, PhD, CPA Pic from google   Merriam-Webster dictionary defines communication as “The act or process of using words, sounds, signs, or behaviors to express or exchange information or…

5 Bad Job Interview Habits You Should Break Right Now

5 Bad Job Interview Habits You Should Break Right Now

By. Amanda Clark What’s the point of having a strong resume? Thinking long-term and big-picture, the goal is to get a job—but of course, there’s another step in the process. Before…

3 resume tips that help make a great first impression

3 resume tips that help make a great first impression

By. Debbie Messemer Debbie Messemer, managing partner at KPMG San FranciscoCourtesy of KPMG   Beyond the basics, here are the three most important things to include on your resume.   MPW…

Small business in the spotlight … Claudi & Fin

Small business in the spotlight … Claudi & Fin

By. Lottie O’Conor Two mums made frozen yoghurt lollies for their children when they couldn’t find a healthy alternative. Co-founder Lucy Woodhouse answers our questions Claudi & Fin co-founders Lucy Woodhouse…

If the GOP truly embraces small government, it can win

If the GOP truly embraces small government, it can win

By.  Jim Fossel In Augusta and Washington in recent days, we have seen leaders of what is supposed to be the party of small government fail to fight for that…

Veterans head from Ithaca to DC to visit memorials

Veterans head from Ithaca to DC to visit memorials

By. Kelsey O’Connor, koconnor@ithacajournal.com | @ijkoconnor Bob Nobles, a World War II veteran, and Gene Schmidt, a Marine Corps veteran, share stories on the bus trip to Washington, D.C.(Photo: TWIN TIERS…

The Nonprofit Where Society’s Forgotten Find Purpose: Baker Industries

The Nonprofit Where Society’s Forgotten Find Purpose: Baker Industries

By. Robin Spiess Student, Princeton University     I’m putting numbered stickers on packages of latex gloves. I run through the labels as quickly as I can to prove I’m not…

Veteran Employment Is Our #1 Priority

Veteran Employment Is Our #1 Priority

By. Geoff Cramer Founder, CEO, Futures Inc.   YouTube / Cisco   Earlier this year I spoke at a hiring event that was focused on helping transitioning service members — those…

How One Woman Found Herself After Losing Her Dream Job

How One Woman Found Herself After Losing Her Dream Job

Corel   Her career at a standstill, Lee Montgomery put her faith in something invisible, elusive and impossible to predict. (And broke only two toes.) By Lee Montgomery Last summer…

17 Reasons That Small Businesses In Detroit Are Thriving

17 Reasons That Small Businesses In Detroit Are Thriving

The Detroit Small Business Passport, created by Pure Detroit is offering discounts at select local businesses in the city. | Pure Detroit Facebook   When it comes to shopping local,…