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Johann-Dietrich Woerner to be Director General of ESA
12/19/2014 12:20:46 PM
Today, the Council of the European Space Agency announced the appointment of Johann-Dietrich Woerner as the next Director General of ESA, for a period of four years starting on 1 July 2015. He will succeed Jean-Jacques Dordain, whose term of office ends on 30 June 2015. Mr Woerner is currently Chairman of the Executive Board of DLR, the German Aerospace Center. A full …
Warner Music Group Realigns Global Human Resources Team
12/18/2014 10:00:40 AM
Warner Music Group (WMG) today announced a reorganization of the company’s Human Resources division, including new senior level management appointments. The new structure aligns the existing HR functions with WMG’s strategic mission, and will help build a distinctive environment for WMG employees while evolving the company’s collective skill-set in an industry in …
Why Mars Hellas Is A Great Place To Work®
12/18/2014 9:26:06 AM
Mars Hellas’ Athens office has built a reputation as a top employer in the annual Great Place To Work® survey. For the third year running, Mars has risen up through the ranks in the ‘Best Work Place in medium size’ company category in Greece, now sitting in 4th position. The survey, conducted with the academic support of ALBA Graduate Business School, uses the Trust Index tool …
James A. Clifford Joins AMD as Senior Vice President of Global Operations
12/17/2014 12:45:51 PM
​ AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced James A. Clifford (69) has joined the company as senior vice president of Global Operations, reporting to President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su . Clifford will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of AMD’s end-to-end manufacturing and supply chain strategy. “We are thrilled to add James to AMD’s leadership team,” said Dr. Su. “His …
Andy Frawley named Chief Executive Officer of Epsilon
12/17/2014 11:07:22 AM
Epsilon , an Alliance Data (NYSE: ADS) company and the global leader in creating connections between people and brands, today announced that Andy Frawley has been named Chief Executive Officer of Epsilon. Andy, who joined the company in 2009 and most recently served as President of Epsilon, has been instrumental in the business’s growth and success. He will be responsible for …
Mercer acquires Denarius, a compensation and benefits survey and information products firm in Chile
12/17/2014 10:29:42 AM
Mercer announced today that it has acquired Denarius, a leading compensation and benefits survey and information products consulting firm based in Santiago, Chile. The acquisition further strengthens Mercer’s capabilities in Chile, building upon strong relationships the firm has with multinationals and expanding Mercer’s business with Chilean-based business organizations that …
What can employers and employees do to prevent noise induced hearing loss?
What can employers and employees do to prevent noise induced hearing loss?
12/17/2014 6:22:01 AM
Hearing loss affects over 9 million people here in the UK and is a cause of distress for many sufferers, especially if it has been caused by someone else’s negligence or an employer’s failure to implement the appropriate safety measures. If you have suffered hearing loss and you believe someone else is to blame, contact a member of our specialist team today.  The two most …
Texas IAQ Professionals Help Businesses & Families Recover from Smoke and Water Damage following a Fire
Texas IAQ Professionals Help Businesses & Families Recover from Smoke and Water Damage following a Fire
12/16/2014 5:00:07 PM
Recently, Austin’s KVUE broadcast a report about thirty seven people who were displaced from their homes after a fire at their apartment complex in Round Rock.  According to the report, sixteen units were destroyed or sustained water and smoke damage.   While homes and businesses can be completely destroyed by fires, in multi-tenant situations and when a fire is in close …
Former Employees of National Sporting Goods Store Sue Alleging Exposure to Mold
12/16/2014 2:59:24 PM
In November, The Louisiana Record published a report about two former employees of a national chain of sporting goods stores that allege they became sick after being exposed to mold at the retailer.  The store in question is located in Gretna and the lawsuit was filed at the 24th Judicial District Court.   According to the article, “The defendant is accused of failing to …
Ogilvy & Mather appoints Ben Richards to newly created role, Worldwide Chief Strategy Officer, leading business transformation
Ogilvy & Mather appoints Ben Richards to newly created role, Worldwide Chief Strategy Officer, leading business transformation
12/16/2014 11:46:44 AM
Ogilvy & Mather today named Ben Richards to the newly created role of Worldwide Chief Strategy Officer, leading business transformation. Richards, 35, will work alongside Worldwide Chairman and CEO Miles Young to lead strategy across all Ogilvy companies and offices globally to drive transformation for the network and its clients. He will also be elevated to the company’s …
Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Offers Excellent Opportunities to Earn Continuing Education Credits
Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Offers Excellent Opportunities to Earn Continuing Education Credits
12/16/2014 9:56:22 AM
The 2015 Northeast IAQ and Energy Conference will provide attendees with one of the best opportunities to increase their knowledge and network with their peers in the coming year.  In addition, it will offer a wide range of opportunities to earn continuing education and certification maintenance credits from a diverse range of organizations and certifying bodies.   While the …
The Coca-Cola Company Appoints Julie Hamilton as Chief Customer and Commercial Leadership Officer
12/16/2014 9:55:51 AM
The Coca-Cola Company announced today that it has named Julie Hamilton as its Chief Customer and Commercial Leadership Officer, effective April 1.  Ms. Hamilton will report directly to Chairman and CEO Muhtar Kent . As Chief Customer and Commercial Leadership Officer, Ms. Hamilton will lead a worldwide organization responsible for growing sales and profits with more than 20 …
TUJobs outlines best job interview practices
12/16/2014 5:32:22 AM
TUJobs has recently outlined the best job interview practices as part of a new article on employment. The practices are taken from career coach and executive resume writer Abby Locke via an article she published on LinkedIn Pulse.   According to the article, there are seven things you should do and never do in a job interview, and that first impressions are …
OEHS Professionals Help Update CIH® Certification Exam
OEHS Professionals Help Update CIH® Certification Exam
12/15/2014 8:21:39 AM
An eleven-member panel of occupational and environmental health and safety professionals was instrumental in an evaluation of the scope of the industrial hygiene profession in preparation for the Spring 2015 Certified Industrial Hygienist® (CIH®) examination.   The eleven professionals were appointed in 2014 to the Job Analysis (JA) Panel by the American Board of Industrial …
12/15/14 EDITORIAL: Independent Author Salvatore Ingoglia Junior’s New Release for Christmas 2014
12/15/2014 1:00:00 AM
Christmas 2014 is nearly here but yet there are many people who are still struggling with marital issues over Christmas in which a spiritual enlightenment and marital aid book would make an excellent gift this year. Introducing Salvatore Ingoglia JR, and his new independent Release ‘ How to save your marriage: Applying spiritual ways that allow you to know how to improve …
Your Sleep: Wake Up Refreshed! Will Be $.99 Tomorrow (12/15/2014)
Your Sleep: Wake Up Refreshed! Will Be $.99 Tomorrow (12/15/2014)
12/14/2014 5:30:38 PM
Roger Sramek, a highly experienced inventor, is proud to present his new book “Your Sleep: Wake Up Refreshed! How to Reduce Pain, Lose Weight, Stop Snoring, and Get Healthy from the Promise of a Better Night’s Sleep” . Roger wrote this book to help people get the sleep they need and become healthier. After over a decade of research, Roger discovered not only the close …
Lucas Group Veteran Lose Tapped to Lead DC Office
12/12/2014 2:19:38 PM
Committed to providing opportunity and advancement for its outstanding Associate workforce, Lucas Group today announced the promotion of James (Jim) Lose to Managing Partner. A 15-year veteran with Lucas Group’s Military Transition Division in Washington D.C., Lose is an award-winning, highly respected recruitment leader – both within the company and throughout the …
Renault-Nissan Alliance appoints new alliance executive vice president of converged purchasing organization
12/12/2014 12:03:39 PM
Yasuhiro Yamauchi has been appointed Alliance Executive Vice President, Purchasing and Chairman & Managing Director of Renault-Nissan Purchasing Organization (RNPO), effective  Jan. 1, 2015. Yamauchi replaces Christian Vandenhende who is appointed Executive Vice President, Quality and Total Customer Satisfaction, Renault. Yamauchi, currently Alliance Global Vice …
Mold Temporarily Closes Another California Fire Station
Mold Temporarily Closes Another California Fire Station
12/11/2014 5:24:16 PM
Last month, the Contra Costa Times reported that the East Contra Costa Fire District had to temporarily relocate firefighters from their station in Knightsen, California. The firefighters are being moved to a facility in Brentwood during the mold removal process along with the cleaning of its heating and air conditioning system. The repair work is expected to take the rest …
LEED IEQ Certification Services in Texas & the Gulf Coast offered by Indoor Environmental Consultants
LEED IEQ Certification Services in Texas & the Gulf Coast offered by Indoor Environmental Consultants
12/10/2014 8:18:14 AM
Across Texas and the Gulf Coast, a growing number of building owners and management companies have recognized the benefits of obtaining the USGBC Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification for their properties.  To obtain this coveted status, there are a number of credit categories where points can be earned towards certification.   One major category …