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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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  • 'Fighting With My Family' Is a Curious Biopic About Pro Wrestling February 23, 2019
    theatlantic.com - Saraya is much like her down-to-earth parents, Ricky (Nick Frost) and Julia (Lena Headey), who roll around town in a white van picking up local talent to throw down with in the ring. Her brother Zak …
  • The Documentary Highlighting the Real 'Green Book' February 23, 2019
    theatlantic.com - Green Book is a narrative drama, and the Smithsonian project is a documentary; there are, understandably, many reasons why their approaches to the subject might diverge. But even so, the differences …
  • IN REVIEW: What Men Want February 23, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - What Men Want is a clever comedy from the same team that brought you Girl’s Trip and stars Taraji P. Henson in her first leading role in a comedy. It’s a movie where both men and women can learn a li…
  • Legally Speaking: Joey Jackson Counts Among Countries top Legal Minds February 23, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - By Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent @StacyBrownMedia Upon receiving the Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession’s Award for Global Leadership two years ago during a celebration o…
  • 'Desus & Mero' Is the Future of Late-Night TV February 22, 2019
    wired.com - As a genre and TV staple, the evening talk show is a static enterprise. It doesn't easily invite change. Even as newcomers like Jimmy Fallon and James Corden try to enliven the format with viral vide…
  • Get Ready for the Women of Power Summit with Us February 22, 2019
    blackenterprise.com - Can you believe that we’re a week away from the 14th Annual Women of Power Summit in Las Vegas? We are so excited about all of the programming, networking, and the record number of 1,500 professional…
  • What Should Actually Win at the Oscars February 22, 2019
    wired.com - Let me say this right off the bat: Every film geek worth their salt writes an Oscars prediction story. This isn't that piece. Everything here is based on opinion, not on what will or should win. Each…
  • The Books Briefing: Escaping the Confines of Adult Supervision February 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - 📚 FROM THE MIXED-UP FILES OF MRS. BASIL E. FRANKWEILER, by E. L. Konigsburg 📚 FROM THE MIXED-UP FILES OF MRS. BASIL E. FRANKWEILER, by E. L. Konigsburg “The High King was the first time I read and …
  • Fashion House Prada Brings in Ava DuVernay to Help with PR Damage Control February 22, 2019
    blackenterprise.com - After facing recent backlash over selling monkey-faced keychains that many saw as a emulating historically racist blackface, Prada is attempting to do public relations damage control by aligning itse…
  • The Lorena Bobbitt Story and the Willful Blindness of Humor February 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - Lorena ends with a series of women discussing how little has changed, in their estimation and experience, between now and then—all the ways Lorena’s story, as singular as it was, remains tragically c…
  • New Orleans A City of Traditions February 22, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - Carnival 2019 is in full gear and Mardi Gras Day is steadily creeping upon us. It is a time where a city steeped in the spirit of festiveness is taking it to a higher level. There are Mardi Gras Ball…
  • A Japanese company made a traffic safety video for cats February 22, 2019
    fastcompany.com - Japan’s largest auto parts and service chains, Yellow Hat, takes traffic safety seriously for all of Japan’s citizens. To help promote careful driving and encourage mindful pedestrian behavior, they …
  • You Had Me At Hello: ‘It’s easier when your spouse is your best friend and has your back’ February 22, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - “You Had Me at Hello’’ highlights married couples and the love that binds them. If you would like to be considered for a future “Hello’’ column, or know someone who would, please send nominations to …
  • PRESS ROOM: Boys Hope Girls Hope of Detroit to hold inaugural Festival of Hope event February 22, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - The Boys Hope Girls Hope of Detroit will hold its first Festival of Hope from 12-4 p.m. on February 23, 2019, at Little Rock Baptist Church in Detroit. As an organization who firmly believes in the i…
  • Report: Queen Latifah Plans to Build Affordable Housing in Newark February 22, 2019
    blackenterprise.com - NJ.com is reporting that rapper-turned-movie-star Queen Latifah (born Dana Owens) is planning a $14 million dollar project to build affordable housing in her hometown of Newark. Latifah, a co-preside…
  • Jussie Smollett’s Alleged Hoax Will Feed Bigger Hoaxes February 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - It’s relevant that Smollett’s alleged gambit for martyrdom fell apart quickly, too. This is what hoaxes tend to do: get exposed. Right-wing commentators have pointed to a string of false hate crimes …

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  • 30 Digital Marketing Tips - Infineca, Inc
    infineca.com - A man walks into a bar/restaurant/hotel/car repair shop. Chances are, he found it online. That’s because today’s consumers, 80% according to Google, rely more on the Web to find and choose local busi…Tweeted by @infineca https://twitter.com/infineca/status/1098991176424681472
  • Digital Marketing Executive job with Prostate Cancer | 15651640
    campaignlive.co.uk - Digital Marketing Executive £31,342 per annum Permanent Full-time (37.5 hours per week) Based at Counting House, London Bridge As part of the Digital team, you’ll manage digital marketing activity ac…Tweeted by @CampaignJobsUK https://twitter.com/CampaignJobsUK/status/1098987050034839552
  • 3 things business owners should know about digital marketing | ClarksvilleNow.com
    clarksvillenow.com - By Shelly Hutchison, Digital Media Sales Consultant – 5 Star Media Group As a business owner, capitalize on the one thing consumers cannot live without: digital devices. Here’s what you need to know …Tweeted by @BrillantAnd https://twitter.com/BrillantAnd/status/1098985799226478592
  • Why Digital Out of Home Advertising is Greener Than You Think
    blog.hygh.tech - Advertising might not be the first sector that springs to mind when you think of sustainability, but in a time when concepts like reducing plastic, e-waste and carbon miles, a number of companies are…Tweeted by @hyghag https://twitter.com/hyghag/status/1098985394585198592
  • 5 Key Steps to Writing a Successful Marketing Plan - Smoothie PR Blog
    smoothiepr.com - [Big Cheese Expertise Guest Post] Hi, my name is Sally Dorling and I’m a co-founder at Marketing Foods. We help food and drink businesses with all aspects of the marketing mix, so here’s what to put …Tweeted by @SmoothiePR https://twitter.com/SmoothiePR/status/1098982938241314818
  • 3 Differences Between Search Advertising & Display Advertising [Video]
    blog.reachlocal.com - People often confuse the value of search advertising and display advertising in their marketing mix. Both are forms of online advertising, of course, but there are a number of differences between the…Tweeted by @ReachLocal https://twitter.com/ReachLocal/status/1098975738747912193
  • My Technical Mandate And Some Simple Technical Tips For WordPress
    netmaddy.com - I’m from a technical heritage, I spent 20 years in IT. I’m digital advertising now (internet advertising if you want) however my major energy is the technical facet of factors so after a few thought …Tweeted by @sujoydhar2016 https://twitter.com/sujoydhar2016/status/1098970704354205698
  • Social + DOOH
    view.ceros.com - DOOH has a stronger priming effect on mobile advertising than TV… Sources: The 4th Space research, 2018; Animated digital poster vs. static paper poster; Kinetic Digital Eye and Face Tracking, 2011 (…Tweeted by @clearchanneluk https://twitter.com/clearchanneluk/status/1098969531454754816
  • Infographic: The Oscars Are Still King of American Award Shows
    statista.com - While the Oscars may have lost some of their appeal in recent years, the biggest prize of the movie industry is still the most important entertainment award show on the calendar, at least in the Unit…Tweeted by @kuriharan https://twitter.com/kuriharan/status/1098964379276460033
  • "As SuperHeroes, we love helping brands fly" | Top Interactive Agencies
    topinteractiveagencies.com - Founded in Amsterdam but now also with offices in New York, Superhero Cheesecake is a global creative ad agency, with a diverse staff from different nationalities. The agency sees itself as digitally…Tweeted by @topagencies https://twitter.com/topagencies/status/1098956486582120453
  • New INMA report focuses on audio opportunities for news media companies
    inma.org - The fusion of podcasts and smart speakers is fueling a rise in voice-based audience engagement and revenue opportunities at news media companies eager to solidify their value propositions, according …Tweeted by @INMAorg https://twitter.com/INMAorg/status/1098948085290545152
  • How you can use crowdsourcing in your digital marketing strategy - Social Media Explorer
    socialmediaexplorer.com - Creating digital marketing content is a labour intensive when done regularly many marketing professionals often feel overwhelmed by having to create interesting and relevant content constantly. If yo…Tweeted by @doloresburks https://twitter.com/doloresburks/status/1098945801248739328
  • How IAG is kickstarting a digital marketing revolution
    digital-marketing-information.com - The need to reduce campaign delivery from 22 weeks to a matter of days has kickstarted a direct marketing transformation at IAG that sees the ASX-listed insurance giant not only replacing and central…Tweeted by @newzroomafrika https://twitter.com/newzroomafrika/status/1098936765581279234
  • 3 Trends That Are Redefining Social Networking
    entrepreneur.com - The appeal of behemoth social networks like Facebook is slowly declining. Many social media users are growing tired of scrolling through feeds only to see what friends and family are eating or to rea…
  • Why Marketers Should Care About 'Once-a-Day' Moments
    adweek.com - However, marketers are just starting to consider why once-a-day moments—rituals or routines that happen each and every day—also provide ample opportunity for building campaigns. These moments happen …Tweeted by @SteveShrout https://twitter.com/SteveShrout/status/1098929182040641537
  • 6 Digital Marketing Trends for 2019 and How to Adopt Them
    convinceandconvert.com - While the way that businesses have used marketing campaigns over the years has changed, the reasons have not. Every business wants to reach its ideal customer just when that customer needs it. With t…Tweeted by @SteveShrout https://twitter.com/SteveShrout/status/1098926674224300032
  • The Drum Recommends: Commended - RH Advertising - Securing Open Day registrations in a competitive market
    thedrum.com - The Drum Recommends: Commended is highlighting RH Advertising who helped The University of Huddersfield secure Open Day registrations in a competitive market In this series, we explore the finest wor…Tweeted by @Digital_Magpie https://twitter.com/Digital_Magpie/status/1098921676715249664

RSS Sports

  • Dirk enjoys final NBA All-Star Weekend representing MAVS February 23, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - By Dorothy J. Gentry, Sports Editor, Texas Metro News Charlotte – It was a family affair for Dirk Nowitzki in what was likely his last-ever NBA All-Star appearance. “My wife is here, my friends. The …
  • 'That was a statement': Paul George's confidence is becoming unconditional February 23, 2019
    espn.com - OKLAHOMA CITY -- If you wanted any more evidence that Paul George is feeling it on a whole other level this season, look to the first overtime of the Oklahoma City Thunder's game Friday night against…
  • Westbrook's record streak ends in OKC's 2OT win February 23, 2019
    espn.com - OKLAHOMA CITY -- Despite getting extra time, Russell Westbrook couldn't extend his record triple-double streak on Friday, falling two assists short in the Oklahoma City Thunder's 148-147 double-overt…
  • Dragons look ahead after first Overwatch League win February 23, 2019
    espn.com - BURBANK, Calif. --- After 409 days, the longest losing streak in professional sports history has come to an end. ESPN talked to players from all 20 Overwatch League teams to get their thoughts on whi…
  • DeMar DeRozan returns to Toronto love fest, but can't get fairytale ending February 23, 2019
    espn.com - One after another, they cascaded over the sellout crowd here at Scotiabank Arena, crashing onto the court and washing over DeMar DeRozan. For 108 straight seconds, Toronto showered DeRozan with every…
  • Holloway-Poirier set to headline UFC 236 in April February 23, 2019
    espn.com - An interim lightweight title fight between featherweight champion Max Holloway and Dustin Poirier will headline UFC 236 on April 13, UFC president Dana White told ESPN on Friday. The UFC 236 pay-per-…
  • Sources: Phils owner flies to Vegas, meets Harper February 23, 2019
    espn.com - Philadelphia Phillies managing general partner John Middleton took the team jet to Las Vegas Friday night to meet with free agent Bryce Harper, sources confirmed to ESPN's Jeff Passan. Barring someth…
  • DJ, Tiger, Rory, Kuchar and why there's no way it'll be a boring weekend in Mexico February 23, 2019
    espn.com - MEXICO CITY -- Dustin Johnson leads at the halfway point of the WGC-Mexico Championship, but he's got a big group of golf stars chasing him that includes Rory McIlroy, Matt Kuchar, Sergio Garcia, Tom…
  • Chelsea's transfer ban explained: What did they do wrong? February 23, 2019
    espn.com - FIFA have banned Chelsea for a period of two transfer windows after violations of the Article 19 and Article 18b of the Regulation on the Transfers and Status of Players (RTSP) nearly two months afte…
  • Tiger makes move in Mexico with 66 in Round 2 February 23, 2019
    espn.com - MEXICO CITY -- Early in the second round of the WGC-Mexico Championship, when Tiger Woods struggled to make pars on his opening two holes, he found himself 10 shots out of the lead -- but unwilling t…
  • Source: Bears to release embattled kicker Parkey February 22, 2019
    espn.com - The Chicago Bears are releasing kicker Cody Parkey, a league source confirmed to ESPN on Friday. Parkey missed three extra point attempts and eight field goal tries -- including a 43-yarder that woul…
  • NBA: Refs erred 4 times in Celtics-Bucks ending February 22, 2019
    espn.com - TORONTO -- The final seconds of the Milwaukee Bucks' victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night was full of drama, intrigue and, as it turns out, several incorrect calls. The NBA's Last Two Mi…
  • Leach to teach WSU class on war and football February 22, 2019
    espn.com - Washington State coach Mike Leach will launch a five-class seminar this spring titled "Insurgent Warfare and Football Strategies" that will be open to 40 students on the university's Pullman campus. …
  • Wilder, Fury on top of Joshua's list -- after fight with Miller February 22, 2019
    espn.com - Unified heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua came to New York this week to get the ball rolling on promoting his American debut against Brooklyn's Jarrell "Big Baby" Miller and they put on a …
  • Run, Lamar, run: Ravens consider injury concern 'overrated' February 22, 2019
    espn.com - OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- Baltimore Ravens offensive coordinator Greg Roman was asked about the times last season when quarterback Lamar Jackson would try to get an extra two or three yards instead of goi…
  • Eli Manning, Olivier Vernon among potential Giants cap cuts February 22, 2019
    espn.com - EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- This is the business portion of the annual NFL proceedings. The New York Giants, like everybody else, have to make some financial decisions in the next few weeks in order to …
  • Strictly business: Time for Falcons' Julio Jones, Grady Jarrett to cash in February 22, 2019
    espn.com - The Atlanta Falcons still have plenty of business to take care of this offseason, but that doesn't mean they haven't been busy. They've already parted ways with starting cornerback Robert Alford, rel…
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