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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Business And Finance Front

  • Business And Careers

    Is Becoming a Financial Planner the Right Career Move for You?

    (StatePoint) Job growth potential, work-life balance and the satisfaction of helping others; these are not only top priorities for job seekers, they are some of the most commonly cited rewards associated with careers in the financial planning profession.

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    How to make online learning work for you

    (BPT) - Many students juggle work and family, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, which found that 62 percent of students work full- or part-time, and 29 percent have at least one dependent. Today’s college students are just as likely to be moms and dads themselves, full-time and part-time employees or members of the U.S. armed forces. Needing flexibility and variety in course offerings, more students are turning to online learning to design a path that fits their lifestyle.

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    Join The School Choice Celebration

    (NAPSI)—Across the country, millions of students, teachers, parents and community leaders are gathering at more than 40,000 events and activities to celebrate National School Choice Week, January 20−26, though the idea of school choice can be something to be celebrated all through the year.

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Thursday 01/10/2019
How to make online learning work for you
Updated: January 22, 2019 - 2:42 am

(BPT) - Many students juggle work and family, according to the National Center for Education Statistics, which found that 62 percent of students work full- or part-time, and 29 percent have at least one dependent. Today’s college students are just as likely to be moms and dads themselves, full-time and part-time employees or members of the U.S. armed forces. Needing flexibility and variety in course offerings, more students are turning to online learning to design a path that fits their lifestyle.

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Monday 01/07/2019
Join The School Choice Celebration
Updated: January 09, 2019 - 2:39 am

(NAPSI)—Across the country, millions of students, teachers, parents and community leaders are gathering at more than 40,000 events and activities to celebrate National School Choice Week, January 20−26, though the idea of school choice can be something to be celebrated all through the year.

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Saturday 01/05/2019
Tips to Tackle 2019 With Greater Financial Confidence
Updated: January 15, 2019 - 3:17 am

(StatePoint) Many Americans will start the New Year with specific goals or resolutions in mind. While resolutions are often broken where your finances are concerned, they don’t have to be.

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Thursday 12/27/2018
Four Retirement Readiness Fixes For Baby Boomers
Updated: January 04, 2019 - 2:41 am

(NAPSI)—The Stanford Center on Longevity’s 2018 “Sightlines Report” found that baby boomers have accumulated less household wealth and carry more debt in comparison to previous generations of American retirees.

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Monday 12/17/2018
Small Businesses Need To Invest In These Four Technologies
Updated: December 19, 2018 - 2:32 am

by Anthony Bradley, GVP of Research, Capterra

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Tips for a Smooth Tax Season
Posted: December 17, 2018

(StatePoint) Though Tax Day happens every year, it still seems to take many Americans by surprise. This year, don’t miss the deadline or let this crucial to-do loom large over your head.

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Wednesday 12/12/2018
Going Back To School On Your Company’s Dime
Updated: December 18, 2018 - 2:37 am

Corporate Tuition Assistance Programs Are Growing In Popularity.

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Saturday 12/08/2018
Savvy Tips for Your Holiday Spending
Posted: December 08, 2018

(StatePoint) We are in the midst of the holiday season, and if you are like many people, you’ve probably already spent more than you anticipated.

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Friday 12/07/2018
Why It’s Wise To Hire Veterans With Disabilities
Updated: December 12, 2018 - 2:38 am

(NAPSI)—“Today, nearly 4 million Americans have a service-connected disability. At a time when many employers are struggling to fill positions, hiring veterans with disabilities can boost diversity and inclusion efforts,” explained Jeff Hall, national employment director for DAV (Disabled American Veterans).

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Wednesday 12/05/2018
Don’t Get Snowed Under This Christmas: Tips to Spend Wisely
Posted: December 05, 2018

(StatePoint) Even after setting a holiday budget, the most wonderful time of year is often the most expensive. Experts say that this Christmas, there are new ways to make your dollar go further.

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Thursday 11/29/2018
Steal the Show at Your Next Holiday Party
Posted: November 29, 2018

(NewsUSA) - For those who like to wear their holiday spirit front and center, it's the most wonderful time of the year. But it's also the season of charity, so why not feel good by making a fashion statement that's socially conscious as well?

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Wednesday 11/28/2018
Junior Achievement Celebrates 100 Years
Posted: November 28, 2018

(NewsUSA) - Ask any young person what they want to be when they grow up and you most likely will get lofty answers, such as a pro-football player or a You Tube star. While admirable, it may be worthwhile to temper these expectations and get kids thinking about a Plan B that incorporates their dreams into the real world.

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Thursday 11/15/2018
Bed and Breakfasts Give Travel a Personal Touch
Posted: November 15, 2018

(NewsUSA) - Travelers seeking a personal touch and insider stories would do well to consider staying at a local bed and breakfast (B&B).

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Discover how Virginia entrepreneurship changed the world
Updated: November 18, 2018 - 2:42 am

(BPT) - If you really want to go deep and learn how the American tradition of innovation and entrepreneurship came about, there’s no better place to begin than the Commonwealth of Virginia.

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Wednesday 11/14/2018
Online Portal Offers Quick and Easy Way to Charter Flights
Posted: November 14, 2018

(NewsUSA) - Savvy travelers recognize the benefits of flying privately, including convenience, comfort, and confidentiality. However, those who do employ private travel are not immune to the hassles of dealing with charter operators, a process that often involves waiting days for a flight confirmation.

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Tuesday 11/13/2018
AI Meets Hip Hop in Innovative Music Partnership
Posted: November 13, 2018

(NewsUSA) - DigiTrax Entertainment, a pioneer in the music technology industry, brings its artificial intelligence (AI) expertise to the popular hip-hop segment.

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Thursday 11/01/2018
Low-Cost Internet Program Helps Connect Families, Veterans
Updated: December 22, 2018 - 2:50 am

(NewsUSA) - Most of us can't imagine life without Internet service at home. We use it every day for news and entertainment, as well as to research healthcare options for our families; to connect with friends and family; to search and apply for jobs, scholarships, or schools; or to shop and save time.

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Wednesday 10/31/2018
Remember your savings? Here's why you should make them work for you
Updated: January 22, 2019 - 2:42 am

(BPT) - A generation ago, Americans were savers. When the Greatest Generation and Boomers needed to make a major purchase or wanted to take a trip, they put money aside. And then they saved some more. Putting money aside each week or month was an ingrained habit, perhaps as an outgrowth of people living through the Depression and World War II.

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Friday 10/19/2018
Optimism Dips for Small and Mid-Size Business Owners
Updated: November 08, 2018 - 3:38 am

(StatePoint) As the backbone of the U.S. economy, the success of small and mid-size businesses is an important economic indicator.

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Monday 10/15/2018
Are You a Job-Seeking Veteran? What to Know
Updated: November 08, 2018 - 3:37 am

(StatePoint) With the veteran unemployment rate at a record low, many who have served in the military are now in the driver’s seat when it comes to civilian job hunting. This is in part because employers understand that veterans bring a wealth of translatable skills and experience to the workforce, including leadership, teamwork and attention to detail.

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