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How to do Business with Department of Education

This department is one we are all familiar with.  The Department of Education is charged with establishing the policies for the nation’s schools and it ...

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How to do Business with Department of State

The Department of State is the final department of the 15 executive departments of the federal government that I am covering. It is the mission ...

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How to do Business with Department of Energy

The mission of the Energy Department is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and ...

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ROSCAs a solution to urban decay

In my efforts to educate people about the use of Rotating Savings and Credit Associations (ROSCAs) or SUSU savings accounts, I am often confronted with ...

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  • 'Asymmetry': A Mentorship Tale, With Surprises February 18, 2018
    theatlantic.com - Even if you had never heard a word about Asymmetry or its author, Lisa Halliday, before you started reading the book, it wouldn’t take long to realize that the figure at the center of the story is a …
  • Twitter Installs Mural of 40 Black Faces to Celebrate Black History Month February 17, 2018
    blackenterprise.com - To combat the stigma of fear, ignorance, and stereotypes associated with black people, Twitter turned a wall inside of its New York headquarters into a mural of African American faces. Dominique Duro…
  • Why Don't More Female Figure Skaters Wear Pants? February 17, 2018
    theatlantic.com - Last weekend, one of the buzzier stories out of the Olympic ladies’ figure skating short program competition was one you might call … surprisingly surprising. The French figure skater Maé-Bérénice Mé…

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  • Finding a place for the brand in our programmatic world
    experian.co.uk - Branding strategy needs to in form your programmatic advertising – Experian’s Colin Grieves As any marketer worth their salt will know, branding is about invoking a feeling in consumers that they ass…Tweeted by @ExperianMkt_UK https://twitter.com/ExperianMkt_UK/status/965257149453660160
  • 10 Ways to Generate Fresh Content Ideas for Your Brand
    lauraciocia.com - Whether you're a small business owner or the digital marketing lead at a major corporation, at some point you've likely struggled with the 'content conundrum'. "What can be said, that hasn't already …Tweeted by @vanityus https://twitter.com/vanityus/status/965251355224035333
  • The Good News About Retargeting And Remarketing
    maria-johnsen.com - Effective marketing of your business starts with understanding most of the terms associated with online advertising and knowing their effects. Unfortunately, there are many terms that on the surface …Tweeted by @influencerpromo https://twitter.com/influencerpromo/status/965244410631020544
  • Waze vs. Google Maps: Which map app should you be using?
    digitaltrends.com - Time may be on the side of the Rolling Stones but for the rest of us, maximizing the number of hours in a day has turned into a daily struggle. Mere minutes and seconds are treated as a valuable comm…Tweeted by @XeeSheikh https://twitter.com/XeeSheikh/status/965240554857656321
  • A digital ad veteran is leaving the Washington Post hoping to use blockchain technology to save the media industry
    uk.businessinsider.com - Washington Post ad tech guru Jarrod Dicker Washington Post Blockchain technology is often described as a would-be revolutionary savior for many industries. A digital ad veteran sees the tech potentia…Tweeted by @DioFavatas https://twitter.com/DioFavatas/status/965229925493035008
  • The Gun Debate: A Marketing Battle
    mediapost.com - I’ve been thinking a lot about the NRA lately. For most nonprofits, a catastrophic event that puts them in a critical conversation would be a public relations nightmare. The board of directors would …Tweeted by @MediaPost https://twitter.com/MediaPost/status/965228677385674755
  • The new ESPRESSO four-in-one telescope is a next-generation planet hunter
    digitaltrends.com - The universe just got a little smaller, thanks to a new project from the European Southern Observatory in Chile. One of the primary goals of the project was to integrate the operation of its four Uni…Tweeted by @XeeSheikh https://twitter.com/XeeSheikh/status/965226705584615424
  • Tired of doing boring planks? The Stealth Core Trainer Pro makes a game of it
    digitaltrends.com - Achieving the feat of toned abs is a pipe dream for many. While the exercises and diet required to get them feels like a daunting task unto itself, the sheer act of doing a plank – or crunches and si…Tweeted by @XeeSheikh https://twitter.com/XeeSheikh/status/965226703944601600
  • Everything you need to know about the SpaceX BFR project
    digitaltrends.com - Elon Musk’s SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket managed a successful takeoff in early 2018, orbiting the Earth with a Tesla car inside and completing its in-space maneuvers, albeit with a bumpy landing. The c…Tweeted by @XeeSheikh https://twitter.com/XeeSheikh/status/965226701658705920
  • Are you #stoked or #overit? The complete guide to hashtags on social media
    digitaltrends.com - If you’re new to the world of social media, you may not know exactly what a hashtag is or what you can do with one. Who can create hashtags? What are they used for? And how have these seemingly rando…Tweeted by @XeeSheikh https://twitter.com/XeeSheikh/status/965210341205577733
  • 94 per cent of Canadians believe journalism is important to democracy, poll finds | Toronto Star
    thestar.com - A new study has found that overwhelming majority of Canadians believe in the critical role of journalism to democracy, and support more policies to defend the industry. The poll suggests that 94 per …Tweeted by @TorontoStar https://twitter.com/TorontoStar/status/965195458795712512
  • #Hashtag10: A Look Back at the 10 Tags That Shaped Advertising
    adage.com - Twitter gave birth to the hashtag, but it has since become part of the broader online vernacular. Hashtags are as essential to advertising as jingles and taglines—they've jumped from one screen onto …Tweeted by @free4followers https://twitter.com/free4followers/status/965153239598583808
  • How digital advertising spillover affects your organic seo
    vendasta.com - In general, the concepts of social spillover and view-throughs are very similar to how billboards, television, or radio ads work. In all three instances, an ad is impressed upon you that resonates so…Tweeted by @PGillart https://twitter.com/PGillart/status/965129256283070465
  • Why So Many Media Companies Are on the Brink of Disaster
    theatlantic.com - Agony is the natural state of the news industry. Newspaper sales per capita peaked before color television was a thing, and magazines have been in decline since the Clinton administration. When it co…Tweeted by @estragon https://twitter.com/estragon/status/965126837536985090
  • Google’s 5 Ideas for The Future of Digital Advertising
    fortuneindo.com - 5 ideas that Google thinks will shape the future of digital advertising Choice: Ad views will be voluntary. Choice: Ad views will be voluntary. Choice: Ad views will be voluntary. Choice: Ad views wi…Tweeted by @fortuneID https://twitter.com/fortuneID/status/965111185388507136
  • Four ways the blockchain could be applied to digital advertising
    econsultancy.com - The astonishing rise of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin in 2017 was arguably the trend of the year and the headlines keep coming in the first weeks of 2018. While much of the interest in cryptocurrenci…Tweeted by @Nicochan33 https://twitter.com/Nicochan33/status/965094549340160000
  • Work - Stir Tourism & Travel Marketing
    stirtourism.com - As experts in travel and tourism digital marketing we’ve had the privilege of working with clients of all types and sizes from right here at home in Vancouver, Canada to all the way across the globe!…Tweeted by @stir https://twitter.com/stir/status/965071126685716480

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  • W2W4 at Pyeongchang: Canada's Virtue and Moir eye second ice dance gold, USA vs. Finland in women's hockey semis February 18, 2018
    espn.com - At the 2010 Olympics, Canadian ice dancers Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir became the world's favorites when their perfect (and moving) free skate won them their first Olympic gold. In 2014, USA's Meryl …
  • The Quest to Recreate the Olympics with Mechanical Turk February 18, 2018
    wired.com - Shamik Ghosh had been picking up tasks on Amazon Mechanical Turk for several months when he logged on in winter 2010 and saw a perplexing request: Someone wanted him to act out a series of Winter Oly…
  • Family version of Brady SB ring sells for $344K February 18, 2018
    espn.com - A family version of the New England Patriots' Super Bowl LI championship ring with "Brady" on it sold Sunday morning for $344,927, a record for a football ring. The ring, which has 265 diamonds compa…
  • Ter Stegen: Neymar exit made us stronger February 18, 2018
    espn.com - BARCELONA -- Marc-Andre ter Stegen has told ESPN FC that Barcelona's response to losing Neymar last summer has helped them become an even better team this season. Barca's prospects for the season too…
  • 4 fans ejected for racist taunts at Smith-Pelly February 18, 2018
    espn.com - Four fans were ejected from the Chicago Blackhawks' 7-1 home victory over the Washington Capitals on Saturday night after making racist comments toward Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly. Smith-Pel…
  • Silver floats possible playoff format change February 18, 2018
    espn.com - LOS ANGELES -- NBA commissioner Adam Silver floated the possibility of a modified playoff seeding system Saturday that could pit the league's best two teams against each other in the Finals without c…
  • Tar Heels have found their hustle as calendar nears March February 18, 2018
    espn.com - LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Nobody in North Carolina's locker room needs to peek at the calendar. The Tar Heels know that March is fast approaching, and that's the way they're playing right now. Louisville co…
  • Reports: Padres, 1B Eric Hosmer agree to deal February 18, 2018
    espn.com - Free-agent first baseman Eric Hosmer has agreed to a deal with the Padres, according to multiple reports. Hosmer's deal is for eight years, with an opt-out clause after five years, according to MLB N…
  • Donovan Mitchell's grade leads the class in throwback dunk contest February 18, 2018
    espn.com - The NBA Slam Dunk Contest is the main event of All-Star Saturday and arguably the most subjective event of the weekend. Here's how the high-flying quartet graded out in an exhibition of showmanship t…
  • Rays trade RHP Odorizzi to Twins for prospect February 18, 2018
    espn.com - MINNEAPOLIS -- The Minnesota Twins acquired right-handed pitcher Jake Odorizzi from the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night for minor league infielder Jermaine Palacios, securing some needed depth for t…
  • Huggins hacked off by 35-2 disparity at FT line February 18, 2018
    espn.com - West Virginia coach Bob Huggins, who was ejected for arguing with officials in the final seconds of Saturday's loss at Kansas, pointed to the disparity in the teams' number of free-throw attempts as …
  • Villanova's message in Xavier win? Bet on us in March February 18, 2018
    espn.com - CINCINNATI -- The flash of the first half had disappeared. And that's when No. 3 Villanova sent a group text to the field with a resilient second half in a 95-79 win at No. 4 Xavier: We're the team t…
  • 'We want Paul!' chants for Paul George in L.A. February 18, 2018
    espn.com - Just a few minutes after Paul George sat down at his podium for NBA All-Star media day, a robust chant of "We want Paul! We want Paul!'' broke out among the fans sitting in bleachers in the back of t…
  • LeBron doubles down on talking social issues February 17, 2018
    espn.com - LeBron James reiterated his position that he will not use his platform as an NBA superstar to just dribble a basketball, saying he will continue to "talk about what's really important." James made hi…
  • Oklahoma in freefall after eighth loss in 10 games February 17, 2018
    espn.com - NORMAN, Okla. -- After holding up the Heisman Trophy at midcourt to a standing ovation during a TV timeout, Baker Mayfield sprinted around the Lloyd Noble Center floor, attempting to juice up the Okl…
  • Latest USA-Russia men's hockey clash just like it always was ... in the stands February 17, 2018
    espn.com - GANGNEUNG, South Korea -- They came in wearing USA hockey jerseys and cowboy hats, and over in one corner, a full Superman outfit. One man had a cap that was in the shape of a bald eagle, and there w…
  • Mets' Wright will give 'best shot' on playing this season February 17, 2018
    espn.com - PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The big question surrounding David Wright is the one that even he can't answer. "I'm going to give it my best shot, certainly," the New York Mets captain and third baseman sai…
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