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Independent Insurance Adjuster - Sams & Associates Announces Southern California Adjuster, J. Christopher
10/28/2014 2:17:40 PM
Independent Insurance Adjuster - Sams & Associates Announces Southern California Adjuster, J. Christopher   Sacramento, California, October 28, 2014 - Sams & Associates Inc., the leader in providing quality, consistency and timeliness in independent claims handling, announces the addition of J. Christopher as their new property adjuster. He is located in San …
Creativity To Reduce Racial Hatred
Creativity To Reduce Racial Hatred
10/25/2014 5:34:26 PM
With Islamic tensions at boiling point in many communities, now is the time for people to get in touch with their creative, intuitive right side of their brain. Right Brain expert and Creative Coach, Helen Joy said by simply learning how to draw, a lot of racial prejudice could be eliminated. “We live in a stressful, aggressive, blaming, largely left-brain society - …
NWC Fights Back Chamber of Commerce/KBR Attack on Whistleblowers at Supreme Court
10/22/2014 6:06:38 PM
Yesterday, the National Whistleblower Center filed a  “friend of court” brief  in  Kellogg Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. United States ex rel. Carter  before the U.S. Supreme Court.  The extensive brief delivers a full rebuttal of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (Chamber) and Kellogg Brown & Root’s (KBR) attack on the integrity of whistleblowers. The Chamber and its …
Chris Christie and Republicans Should Read this Minimum Wage Book
Chris Christie and Republicans Should Read this Minimum Wage Book
10/22/2014 6:05:51 PM
“I’m tired of hearing about the minimum wage,” Gov. Chris Christie (R-N.J.) said during an event at the Chamber of Commerce.   “I really am. I don’t think there’s a mother or a father sitting around the kitchen table tonight in America saying, ’You know, honey, if our son or daughter could just make a higher minimum wage, my God, all of our dreams would be realized.’ Is that …
Neste Oil to strengthen its commitment to respecting human and labor rights
10/22/2014 1:52:37 PM
Neste Oil has joined the United Nations Global Compact. Companies that participate in the UN initiative commit themselves to respecting a set of 10 principles covering human rights, labor rights, the environment, and combating corruption in their operations and strategy. Over 12,000 companies from more than 145 countries are currently part of the Global Compact, which is the …
Firm’s 50-Employee Milestone Underlines North West’s Vast Business Potential
Firm’s 50-Employee Milestone Underlines North West’s Vast Business Potential
10/17/2014 12:10:10 PM
Direct365, a local business based in Skelmersdale, recently hit the 50 employee mark, and shows no sign of slowing down throughout the rest of 2014 and into the future. Employing the 50th team member represented a significant milestone for Direct365, considering less than 5 years ago they were operating from a small office in Tarleton with fewer than 10 staff. Moving to …
IMF Mission Reaches Staff-Level Agreement on Completion of the Fifth Review Under the Stand-By Arrangement with Jordan
10/13/2014 11:10:54 AM
The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF’s Executive Board. Based on the preliminary findings of this mission, staff will prepare a report that, subject to management approval, will be presented to the IMF’s Executive Board for discussion and decision. An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission …
Dan Smith’s Bid for Chula Vista City Council Builds Momentum
Dan Smith’s Bid for Chula Vista City Council Builds Momentum
10/9/2014 9:42:03 AM
Dan Smith, a local business owner, attorney and entrepreneur, is set to challenge incumbent Patricia Aguilar for Chula Vista City Council Seat 2 in November.  Smith, a first-time candidate for public office, heads into the November showdown as the top vote-getter challenger in the June primary. “A strong grassroots efforts is the backbone of any good campaign,” said Smith. …
Canadian internal trade red tape a burden on half of SMEs
10/8/2014 8:21:22 AM
According to UPS Canada survey data released today, 48 per cent of small and medium-sized enterprises believe cross-provincial trade restrictions and red tape inhibit their business growth. Despite the hurdles, 73 per cent conducted business with customers or partners in other provinces. Recent discussions to modernize Canada’s internal trade would further enable the …
Downbeat Economic Forecasts Are Likely due to Increased Competition
Downbeat Economic Forecasts Are Likely due to Increased Competition
10/6/2014 5:19:08 AM
A steady increase in the number of professional contractors entering the marketplace in the United Kingdom is one of the main reasons behind an unexpectedly gloomy assessment of the overall economy in a recent study. Many of the contractors polled believe that the economy is still relatively strong, but the ratio of those who believe that a slowdown is on the cards is …
World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2015 to Address The New Global Context
10/3/2014 9:33:13 AM
2,500 leaders from business, government, international organizations, civil society, academia, media and the arts will convene in Davos-Klosters in January for the World Economic Forum’s 45th Annual Meeting The theme, The New Global Context, reflects the current period of profound political, economic, social and technological change Meeting will advance over 50 Forum-led …
IFC Forum Promotes Corporate Governance to Help Companies Improve Performance
10/3/2014 9:17:11 AM
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, together with the Central Bank of Azerbaijan and the Azerbaijan Bank Training Center, held a forum today promoting good corporate governance practices to boost investment and growth for Azerbaijani companies. The Corporate Governance Forum in Baku, organized by IFC’s Corporate Governance Program in Europe and Central Asia and supported …
Whistleblowers Blog Series: “Whistleblowers Are Key to the DOJ’s Ability to Protect the Taxpayers from Fraud”
10/2/2014 1:17:30 PM
A new installment of the  Whistleblowers  Blog’s  25 part series on the False Claims Act was published today.  “Whistleblowers Are Key to the DOJ’s Ability to Protect the Taxpayers from Fraud”  is the third post in this series.  The purpose of this series is to combat the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s well-financed and aggressive lobbying campaign to undermine America’s most …
The Commission for Environmental Cooperation releases its first-ever, multi-year examination of reported industrial pollution in North America
10/1/2014 2:16:43 PM
The latest edition of the  Taking Stock  report  details pollutant releases and transfers across the region from 2005 through 2010, with an in-depth review of releases from the pulp and paper industry. The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) has released a  comprehensive report  on the changing face of industrial pollution in North America, covering the years …
NAB Statement on Release of Incentive Auction Info Packages
10/1/2014 1:58:24 PM
In response to the FCC’s release of information packages for broadcast TV stations regarding participation in the broadcast spectrum incentive auction, the following statement can be attributed to NAB President and CEO Gordon Smith: "It is clear the FCC staff put a great deal of work into developing this piece on reverse auction pricing, which is a key component of the …
Tea Party President, Steve Eichler Endorses the Patriot Privacy Kit
9/30/2014 11:42:29 AM
The Patriot Privacy Kit is an eBook that is available for download from its parent website. The eBook is widely marketed these days and it is that it’s dedicated to all the things that relate to security and privacy. President of Tea Party, Steve Eichler endorses the Patriot Privacy kit in YouTube . With the Patriot Privacy Kit backed by a prominent public figure, Steve …

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