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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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  • The Complex Carpe Diem of Jenny Lewis’s 'On the Line' March 23, 2019
    theatlantic.com - That carpe-diem premise is rendered monastery-pure amid the seedy party of “Red Bull & Hennessy.” A piano line trembles somewhere between hopeful and anxious, its tones so sharp they’re almost like t…
  • Nikki Giovanni weaves her life’s journey into University of Memphis lecture March 23, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - By Harlan McCarthy, Special to The New Tri-State Defender After closing her recent keynote lecture during the 10th Annual Women’s Honor Conference at the University of Memphis University Center, icon…
  • How to Unlock Your Earning Power March 23, 2019
    blackenterprise.com - The idea of being in control of your earning power is a huge draw for those looking to soar to new heights. Koereyelle DuBose, chief experience officer of WERKPraySlay, has been empowering women to l…
  • Serena Williams Wants to Invest in Female Founders of Color March 22, 2019
    blackenterprise.com - Serena Williams recently joined Austin-based startup Bumble Fund to set her sights on investing in female founders of color. In addition to investing, Williams will also serve as a global adviser to …
  • OneUnited Bank Introduces ‘Queen Card’ March 22, 2019
    blackenterprise.com - OneUnited Bank, the largest black-owned bank in the nation (and No.1 on the ‘Banks’ list of the BE 100‘s listing of the nation’s largest black businesses) just launched The Queen Card. The card is a …
  • 'Us' and Jordan Peele’s New Horror March 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - Read: Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’ is worth seeing again and again Us is not an easily decipherable film, nor is it likely to prompt the same kinds of immediate political takeaways as Get Out. The setup is mo…
  • Alysia Reiner on Motherhood, Both in Real Life and in Fiction March 22, 2019
    entrepreneur.com - I first met actress and producer Alysia Reiner in 2015 at an event for moms. I asked her for the best advice her mother gave her. "If you don't ask, the answer is always no," she told me. The next ti…
  • Americans Can’t Stop Mythologizing Robert Mueller March 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - Can anything but profound disappointment be the result of all this hope-projection? Americans do not yet know what the report will share—or, indeed, whether Mueller’s findings will take the form of a…
  • AT&T Assistant VP Leasa Legree says be the best CEO of yourself March 22, 2019
    blackpressusa.com - Leasa Legree, the assistant vice president at AT&T in Charlotte, said she was exhilarated by the sight of so many powerful African American female executives and entrepreneurs at the Black Enterprise…
  • 'The Dirt' Celebrates the Soullessness of Mötley Crüe March 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - Any controversy kicked off by the film will be unenlightening. The movie was bogged down in production for years, Sixx told Rolling Stone, because at least one studio boss objected to the opening sce…
  • The Inside Story of How Jordan Gaspar Co-Founded a $90 Million VC Fund March 22, 2019
    entrepreneur.com - Jordan Gaspar is a Managing Partner of AccelFoods, an early-stage venture fund investing in consumer products. Her duties include overseeing deal origination, structure and investment execution, as w…
  • The Books Briefing: The Literary Transformation of Climate Change March 22, 2019
    theatlantic.com - 📚 HORIZON, by Barry Lopez 📚 ARCTIC DREAMS, by Barry Lopez 📚 THE BEST AMERICAN TRAVEL WRITING 2018, edited by Cheryl Strayed and Jason Wilson 📚 HORIZON, by Barry Lopez 📚 ARCTIC DREAMS, by Barry L…
  • Why are women called 'crazy' and emotional' when men aren't? March 22, 2019
    mnn.com - Being a human being means living awash in hormones and all kinds of brain chemicals that affect how we feel — cortisol, dopamine, serotonin, adrenaline. We are highly successful, highly intelligent a…
  • Rent the Runway Unicorn, Indra Nooyi, Female VPs: Broadsheet March 22 March 22, 2019
    fortune.com - • Upbeat and fed up. It’s a banner Friday here at the Broadsheet—this is the first time I’ve had the pleasure of covering the minting of two women-founded and -led unicorns in a single week. As you’l…

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  • Webinar: Digital Advertising in China for Travel Brands - Dragon Trail Interactive
    dragontrail.com - Time: 9am London (4pm Beijing); 5pm London (9am Los Angeles) Advertising and media buy can draw attention to your brand or destination, serve campaigns to more viewers, and affect what kind of inform…Tweeted by @dragontrail https://twitter.com/dragontrail/status/1109126377654099970
  • Media Adverts, TV Advertising, Travel Magazines - Travel & Leisure Group
    travelandleisure.co.uk - Did you know that you can see us on TV almost every day? Our advert runs on some of the premier satellite channels. Travel & Leisure Group can be seen on TV on channels such as Travel Channel, Sky Ne…Tweeted by @TLGTimeshare https://twitter.com/TLGTimeshare/status/1109122875011842049
  • The Master Graph - combining realtime data from audience, content and advertising (Round 6) | Digital News Initiative
    newsinitiative.withgoogle.com - With the unified knowledge graph, we have the ability to design and build a very flexible and agile data platform, collecting, streaming, and managing enterprise-wide-data ready for analysis. The kno…Tweeted by @Bibliothomas https://twitter.com/Bibliothomas/status/1109115245405134848
  • The Business Strategy Causing Patients to Drive Past the Competition
    pharmacytimes.com - You have a passion for helping people feel better, live longer, and enjoy life more. That’s why you went to pharmacy school. But, is your current place of employment allowing you to do that? Those wh…Tweeted by @strawberrybrand https://twitter.com/strawberrybrand/status/1109115128979574786
  • Digital Marketing in Germany: Why it’s important to place centralisation at the core of your digital strategy
    sether.com - Fast development is often charachterized bya high level of entropy. But a little chaos is not bad for business. On the contrary, we would argue. Just have a look at the accelerated evolution of digit…Tweeted by @setherplatform https://twitter.com/setherplatform/status/1109111057497374720
  • Digital advertising in the US is finally bigger than print and television
    recode.net - It was inevitable, but it’s finally here: Digital advertising businesses like Facebook and Google will be bigger in the US this year than traditional advertising businesses like TV, radio, and newspa…Tweeted by @AdsAllied https://twitter.com/AdsAllied/status/1109110331257864192
  • Let's get creative | Mobile Marketing Magazine
    mobilemarketingmagazine.com - John Gillan, managing director, Northern Europe at Criteo, considers how to maximise digital advertising budgets using creative services Digital advertising in the UK continues to grow at a lightenin…Tweeted by @MelyniB https://twitter.com/MelyniB/status/1109110033466429441
  • We're hiring for Media Sales Executive at Access Intelligence
    themuse.com - Join one of the best online media sales teams in the region as a part of Access Intelligence's growing Brand Activation Group, which features products serving more than 100,000 Fortune 1000 marketers…Tweeted by @accessintel https://twitter.com/accessintel/status/1109108715561644032
  • Swedish Digital Marketing Firm Launches Blockchain-Based Ad Network
    cointelegraph.com - Swedish digital marketing company Tradedoubler has launched a blockchain-based platform to connect publishers with advertisers, according to a press release published on Feb. 27. The digital ad netwo…Tweeted by @CommsCEE https://twitter.com/CommsCEE/status/1109103529099214853
  • McGarryBowen is more 'gentleman rebel' now than ever
    campaignlive.com - Earlier this month, McGarryBowen Founder and Chairman Gordon Bowen took on the dual role of chief creative officer for Dentsu Aegis Network, a move that coincides with the agency’s 10-year anniversar…Tweeted by @CampaignLiveUS https://twitter.com/CampaignLiveUS/status/1109102982694604801
  • CDP Scenario 8: Digital Advertising Support
    realstorygroup.com - The eighth scenario or business use case for Customer Data Platform (CDP) technology is Digital Advertising Support. (The other scenarios are described here: Scenario 1, Scenario 2, Scenario 3. Scena…Tweeted by @realstorygroup https://twitter.com/realstorygroup/status/1109079284151476224
  • Simple Habits of Successful Entrepreneurs
    business.com - The entrepreneurial giants make success look so easy – and it can and should be. Simplicity is a pivotal element in the success of many of the entrepreneurial greats. Life, in general, isn’t meant to…Tweeted by @strawberrybrand https://twitter.com/strawberrybrand/status/1109077402586619904
  • Advertising Spend Trends 2019 - BizPlus
    bizplus.ie - Official economic data point to a strong performance by Ireland’s economy in recent years, but advertising spend has not been keeping pace. The broad trend is that ad spend took a sharp dip in 2017 a…Tweeted by @GroupMWorldwide https://twitter.com/GroupMWorldwide/status/1109072393698508801
  • Digital Marketing Workshop - Garstang
    eventbrite.co.uk - Eventbrite, and certain approved third parties, use functional, analytical and tracking cookies (or similar technologies) to understand your event preferences and provide you with a customised experi…Tweeted by @learndirect4Biz https://twitter.com/learndirect4Biz/status/1109072281895088128
  • Sensodyne Taps into Voice Advertising
    adageindia.in - GSK Consumer Healthcare’s Sensodyne has launched “Hello Sensodyne” on the occasion of World Oral Health Day. A first in the category, “Hello Sensodyne” is a technology innovation that uses Google Ass…Tweeted by @AdAgeIn https://twitter.com/AdAgeIn/status/1109069715396313088
  • Advertise with us
    yorkshirecoastradio.com - If you're looking to get your business both seen and heard then make sure you take a look at our brand new Yorkshire Coast Radio Solutions website. The Yorkshire Coast Radio brand is about more than …Tweeted by @ycrsolutions https://twitter.com/ycrsolutions/status/1109068010357211136
  • How AI Is Making Advertising More Efficient and Consumer-Focused
    adweek.com - Of course, the consumer has had no say other than to suffer in silence or deploy decreasingly effective adblockers. In this war, they are little more than innocent bystanders forced to wade through d…Tweeted by @ZuzuDotAI https://twitter.com/ZuzuDotAI/status/1109062951749804033

RSS Sports

  • UCF's Fall: 'I won't allow' Zion to posterize me March 23, 2019
    espn.com - Duke star Zion Williamson will have his work cut out for him if he tries to dunk over UCF's Tacko Fall in the second round of the NCAA tournament, because the 7-foot-6 center is not about to make it …
  • Lakers officially miss playoffs for 6th year in row March 23, 2019
    espn.com - LOS ANGELES -- After the Los Angeles Lakers missed the playoffs only five times in the first 65 years of the franchise's existence, Friday's 111-106 loss to the Brooklyn Nets officially eliminated th…
  • Reseeding the 2019 NCAA tournament field for the round of 32 March 23, 2019
    espn.com - After the past two full days of action in the NCAA tournament, Saturday's and Sunday's games will present their participants with the opportunity to advance to the Sweet 16. The selection committee a…
  • Meet UC Irvine, California's top college basketball team March 23, 2019
    espn.com - SAN JOSE, Calif. -- For more than 50 years, the UC Irvine men's basketball program has existed in relative anonymity. Without an NIT win to their credit in the past 30 years, let alone one in the NCA…
  • Harden goes for 61 again as Rockets top Spurs March 23, 2019
    espn.com - James Harden lit up the San Antonio Spurs for 61 points on Friday, matching his career high as well as the Houston Rockets' franchise record in a 111-105 victory. Harden also scored 61 on Jan. 23 aga…
  • Zion sparks Duke to runaway win in tourney debut March 23, 2019
    espn.com - COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Zion Williamson wasn't going to let his first NCAA tournament game -- let alone one in his home state -- end in disappointment. After a shaky first half for Duke, Williamson dominat…
  • Liberty vs. Mississippi State - Game Recap - March 22, 2019 - ESPN March 23, 2019
    espn.com - SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Down by 10 points with less than seven minutes to play against a more accomplished opponent, Liberty didn't give in a bit. Instead, the Flames just kept getting the ball to Caleb …
  • Sterling nets hat trick, sets example for England's kids March 23, 2019
    espn.com - LONDON -- If the three young players who took their first meaningful steps as international footballers in England's 5-0 stroll against the Czech Republic on Friday were looking for a role model, the…
  • Same sad story for Messi in Argentina return March 23, 2019
    espn.com - It was a familiar story for Lionel Messi on his return to international duty. As he took the field in Madrid for Argentina's friendly against Venezuela, a fan held up a banner with his name written o…
  • Lonzo axes pal over allegations $1.5M is missing March 22, 2019
    espn.com - Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball has severed ties with a co-founder of Big Baller Brand over concerns that the longtime family friend has a criminal past and also has not adequately accounted for …
  • MSU players defend Izzo after screaming incident March 22, 2019
    espn.com - DES MOINES, Iowa -- Michigan State basketball coach Tom Izzo said he was surprised by the negative public reaction to his animated screaming at freshman forward Aaron Henry in the Spartans' first-rou…
  • Virginia shakes Gardner-Webb, 2018 memories March 22, 2019
    espn.com - COLUMBIA, S. C. -- No. 1 Virginia avoided a repeat of last year's historic loss to UMBC when it overcame a double-digit deficit to beat No. 16 Gardner-Webb 71-56 in the NCAA tournament on Friday afte…
  • Penn State's secret to wrestling dominance? It's all in the eyes March 22, 2019
    espn.com - A few years ago, Cody Sanderson was discussing a blue-chip, can't-miss wrestling recruit that his Penn State program didn't land. The Nittany Lions assistant coach complimented the kid's ability and …
  • Magic Morant? FSU coach compares Ja to HOFer March 22, 2019
    espn.com - HARTFORD, Conn. -- Coach Leonard Hamilton knows his Florida State squad will have its hands full when it faces star Ja Morant and Murray State on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA tournament. …
  • High fly: Francona takes Indians crew skydiving March 22, 2019
    espn.com - Cleveland manager Terry Francona went skydiving for the first time last week, and he liked it so much that he persuaded a couple of Indians coaches to join him for another jump on Thursday. The team …
  • Truck driver in fatal Humboldt crash gets 8 years March 22, 2019
    espn.com - Jaskirat Sidhu, the truck driver who pleaded guilty in causing the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, was sentenced to eight years in prison -- the longest dangerous driving sentence ever in Canada for a ca…
  • Ginger Conlon of The Drum: What is the Most Significant Moment in the 25 Year History of Digital Marketing? - Small Business Trends March 22, 2019
    smallbiztrends.com - Yesterday I had the opportunity to participate on a panel focused on the future of customer experience at Oracle’s MCX (Modern Customer Experience) event held in Vegas. The panel was a lot of fun bec…
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