A well-constructed training plan allows employees to maximize their skills and expand their expertise. These training and development programs can also promote better morale, productivity and employee retention, and have a positive impact on your bottom line. Although these training programs can be expensive, companies and employees can greatly benefit from the knowledge and process …

From “Snow White” to “Through the Looking Glass and What Alice Found There” and even the Harry Potter series, many children’s stories feature mirrors. The latest installation at the Beatrice Public Library’s Vette Cultural Arts Center allows people to reflect on these stories, as well as imagine their own. “It’s quite fascinating to me what …

Eisya A. Eloksari (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Fri 19 June 2020 2020-06-19 13:33 473 6657ac82168da9fa101c8a406600dea1 1 Business start-up, Gojek-XCelerate, Accelerator, technology, training To free Gojek’s new business acceleration program, Gojek Xcelerate, announced on Wednesday that 11 new start-ups that directly serve customers had rolled out of its fourth batch. Gojek Xcelerate chief Yoanita Simanjuntak …

THE CONTEXT In January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of respiratory disease, identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, China, to be an “international public health emergency.” The disease caused by the new coronavirus, SARS-Cov-2, has been named COVID-19 by international consensus. This initiated the monitoring and preparation by the Colombian Ministry …

Although most developers and managers are well aware of the concept of DevSecOps, it is still often confused with a number of related processes and concepts. This is especially true for Department of Defense (DoD) contractors as they have long been encouraged to use a related process known as agile development. Since agile development has …

The Program Development Grants (PDG) Committee of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) will allocate a minimum of $ 25,000 in fiscal 2021 to support K-12 outreach, professional development and curriculum development activities conducted by eligible SWE organizations. Information about the grant application can be found here. Grants are reviewed and awarded four times during …

The Department of Defense is rethinking the way it approaches software and systems development in its technology programs using more flexible methods to streamline the process and improve cybersecurity from the start. Since DOD’s traditional program development processes lack the speed and flexibility to keep up with rapid technological change or fast-paced modern adversaries, new …

Eisya A. Eloksari (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Tue 28 April 2020 2020-04-28 4:30 p.m. 521 fc6853813033f564188675f8bd4bc538 1 Business Sequoia, start-up, Surge-03, Indonesia, Southeast Asia To free Sequoia Capital India has chosen 15 start-ups from Southeast Asia and India to participate in its third acceleration program, Surge 03. Three of the 15 start-ups based in …

Photo file The St. Charles County Public Health Department’s Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program will continue to provide services during the 2019 coronavirus disease pandemic; the program only changes the way services are delivered. “During this unprecedented event, many are struggling to provide nutritious food for their families,” said Eva Obirek, WIC program manager …

OSWEGO – In response to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s directive regarding the COVID-19 outbreak, the Oswego County Social Services Department has closed its one-stop Oswego County career centers in Fulton, and the Career Center of the Department of Social Services, Mexico effective Tuesday, March 17. The centers will be closed until at least April 15. …

Social Enterprise Greenhouse announced that 11 social enterprises, including two on Aquidneck Island, have been selected to participate in its 2020 Impact Accelerator program. The Impact Accelerator offers an industry-tailored curriculum, personalized face-to-face teaching, peer-to-peer learning and access to a network of industry experts in addition to the entire network of SEG advisers to help …

ARS Social Services officially launched its Expanding CalFresh Program Services program GLENDALE — The Armenian Relief Society of Western USA Social Services has launched Expanding CalFresh Program Services, a new program that comes into effect March 9 through a sub-grant from County of Los Angeles Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services. The federal granting agency …

News Office (The Jakarta Post) Jakarta ● Mon 2 March 2020 2020-03-02 15:54 580 7f440ff09e92db75a02bbad2067bf87a 1 Business Indonesia, Ministry-Energy-Mineral-Resources, pertamina, PLN, pgn, gasification, LNG, power plants To free The gas distribution company PT Perusahaan Gas Negara (PGN), which is part of the state-owned oil and gas holding company Pertamina, will spend around US $ 2.5 …

Anxiety and fear rushed through me when I was invited to join the Fairmont Fit Retreat, an exclusive health retreat program hosted by the Fairmont Jakarta Hotel in Senayan, Jakarta. Considering myself a plus size with almost no daily physical activity (I walk from the office to a Transjakarta bus stop, just 700 meters away), …

Kerwin Pittman, 32 Community activist, director of recidivism reduction educational program services What Makes Raleigh Home? I grew up here. Raleigh is home because my family is from here. I know the different situations that plague Raleigh – whether it’s housing, job opportunities, police brutality, a wide range of different things, from the elderly to …

PHILADELPHIA CREAM – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – The Project Management Institute (PMI), the leading global association for the project management profession, announced on October 5 that the Development of the E190-E2 program– Embraer (São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil) received the PMI Project of the Year 2019 award. For the team involved, bringing E2 to …

This page provides instructions and resources for departments looking to start, modify, or discontinue academic programs. Examples of programs include diplomas or majors, minors, distance learning offerings, or foundation courses. The curriculum approval process can be complex, but there are at least three essential review levels, each with specific requirements and processes: college, university, and …

COLOMBIA, SC – March of Dimes is proud to announce that Breana Lipscomb has joined the South Carolina Chapter as Director of Program Services and Government Affairs. Lipscomb was previously program coordinator for SC’s Department of Health and Environmental Control. Previously, she held the position of Deputy Project Coordinator at the UAB School of Public …

WPI offers complementary programs to help our community get from the main campus to Gateway Park and Prescott Street: the Gateway Shuttle and the SNAP Van. The gateway shuttle is operated by Valet Park of America and operates on a defined route. The five shuttle stops are: Gateway Park, in the garage 85 Prescott Street …

NASA awards contract for exploration ground systems program services Press release from: Kennedy Space Center Posted: Tuesday August 13 2019 NASA selected ARES Technical Services Corporation in Burlingame, Calif., To provide support services for the Exploration Ground Systems (EGS) program at the agency’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Lump sum cost-plus, indefinite delivery /The open-ended …

BOONE, NC – Dr Terry McClannon ’92 ’97 ’02 ’06, professor at Appalachian State University’s Department of Leadership and Educational Studies (LES), was appointed associate dean for student affairs and program services within the university Reich College of Education (RCOE). His appointment began in July. His main responsibilities in this new role are as follows: …

Digital Nation is launching the Tech Generation regional development program, which will help young Romanians between the ages of 15 and 24 develop their digital skills. The program, for the first time in our country, is supported by the international organization of Google, which provides funding of 500,000 USD for the first year of the …

Canberra-based Veritec has launched an “apprenticeship” training program for IT skills in partnership with a number of training providers. The Microsoft partner is participating in the Department of Jobs and Small Business’s Launch Into Work (LIW) program, an ongoing pilot project supporting the development of IT skills through a pre-employment and skills development path. Veritec …

VMware has announced a new global distribution program that will take effect in 2020. Dubbed “VMware Partner Connect,” the new program is the grand statement of intent from Jenni Flinders, vice president and head of the company’s global chain, who joined Microsoft in April 2018. Flinders called the new program a “new way to partner” …

Cha Tae-hyun (left), Kim Jun-ho (center) and Jung Joon-young (right) [Yonhap Photo] SEOUL – Two TV celebrities – actor Cha Taehyun and comedian Kim Jun-ho – have quit all TV shows following allegations they played while playing golf. The two were the latest victims in an expanded police investigation into a sex and corruption scandal …

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT), in accordance with the requirements of US Department of Transportation 49 CFR Part 26, Section 26.39, has developed a VDOT Small Business Enterprise Program (VSBEP) to ensure that Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (DBEs) and small, Women and Minority-Owned Businesses (SWaM) have maximum opportunities to participate in federally funded projects. The …

Dublin, Ohio, Feb 25 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Safeware, a leading provider of product protection and extended warranty solutions, is proud to announce the addition of Amber Payden to the growing program development team at the company. As Program Development Manager, Payden will have the opportunity to manage Safeware’s relationships with major resellers in the …

Want to retain your customers? These rewards program tactics can help you build customer loyalty and increase sales. Everyone loves to save money when shopping. When customers join a loyalty program, they expect brands to give them the freedom to use their points to get better deals. However, around 54% of loyalty program memberships remain …

The FSMA HARPC regulation has been in the implementation phase for about a year. Many small businesses and businesses are in the process of starting or finalizing the development of a food safety plan to comply with FSMA requirements. This includes program development, operational awareness and employee training. Often, small businesses find this development more …

CMT has promoted Morgan Selzer to senior vice president of program development, the network said Thursday. Selzer, who was previously vice president of development, will oversee all aspects of the development of the Viacom network. She is based in Los Angeles and will continue to report to Keith Cox, president of development for Paramount Network, …

Catheter-based aortic valve replacement represents the future of valve therapy. Without having to open your chest, the Structural Heart team is able to implant a fully functional heart valve without having all of the issues associated with standard open heart surgery. Patients can be discharged from the hospital within 48 hours and are standing and …

BOSTON, August 21, 2017 / PRNewswire / – Learning Objects, a Cengage company, has been selected by Arizona State University (ASU) as a program development partner for ASU’s continuing and vocational education, which serves over 12,000 students each year. Together, Learning Objects and ASU EdPlus, the institution’s innovation arm, will rapidly develop new professional and …

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA – Over the past few months, the Student Engagement Network (SEN) has made significant progress in advancing the University’s strategic priority of transforming education through student engagement. Activating the Student Engagement Network, one of Penn State President Eric Barron’s six educational imperatives, places Penn State among a growing number of leading universities …

As part of a one-year military pilot program, civilian employees are now receiving more support and assistance following sexual assault. Civilian employees can report sexual assault and request assistance through the Sexual Harassment / Assault Prevention Program and Interventions. The pilot project, which began Jan. 5 and is expected to run for a year, allows …

Mark Jackson has been appointed the new Executive Director of Program Development in the Advancement and External Affairs Division. Jackson, who was the business and human resources administrator for District 4 of the Ohio Department of Transportation, took up his new role in November. Marc Jackson In the Program Development Office, Jackson is responsible for …

By: Amy Leffingwell— Muncie, IN — The Youth Opportunity Center is proud to announce the promotion of Ashley Williams to the position of Director of Program Services. His primary responsibility as the Director of Program Services is to oversee the program’s chain of services, including the Residential Director, the Director of TASC (Treatment of Adolescents …

Preparing employees to become future leaders requires a significant investment of time and money. In the United States alone, companies spend more than $14 billion a year on leadership development programs. The average spend per employee was around $1,500 in 2013, according to the Association for Talent Development. As expenses increase, the pressure on HR …

MIT’s Solve program today announced its preliminary schedule of activities for fall 2016 and spring 2017. Solve is a series of live meetings whose mission is to cultivate a community to discover, assess and advance technological solutions to global problems. MIT President L. Rafael Reif announced Solve in 2014, and the series first met last …

Kangaroos at Chehaw Sophia Nestor, a Chehaw intern from Scotland Jayme Jones, Education Specialist One of the rhinos you can feed on weekends ALBANY, GA (WALB) – Visiting Chehaw Park Zoo is a fun way to learn about exotic animals and those native to Georgia. “When you take out a bird like this it’s so …

LEXINGTON – Goodwill Industries of Kentucky has hired Lori H. Collins as Vice President of Program Services, Eastern Region. Based in Lexington, Collins is responsible for developing Goodwill’s employment services and job preparation and training programs in 61 counties that make up the eastern half of Goodwill Territory in Kentucky, including Madison County. . Collins …

State National Companies has extended and broadened its program business front partnership with ILS and catastrophe insurance and reinsurance investment manager Nephila Capital through 2019.The relationship, which has been in place since 2014, sees Nephila Capital providing its third-party reinsurance capital to support disaster-prone insurance programs underwritten by the State National specialty damage insurer. As …

After 40 years of leadership and service at Syracuse University, Larry Martin has announced that he will be retiring from his role as vice president of program development at the end of 2015. Larry martin Martin has been the head of the Syracuse Curriculum Development Office since 1995, engaging the university’s African-American and Latino alumni …

COQUITLAM, BC – What was once home to the mentally ill of Metro Vancouver will soon be the site of a rehabilitation and recovery program for those struggling with mental health and addiction issues . Riverview Hospital in Coquitlam, British Columbia, opened in 1913, began seeing fewer patients in the 1990s, and officially closed in …

Field service should be an integral part of your customer service strategy and can be profitable. Unfortunately, maintaining a field service team can also be very expensive, and it may not seem like their services pay for themselves. If you’re struggling to manage the expense of deploying a field service program, don’t worry – it’s …

Three new members of the clinical team at WellSport, MidMichigan Health’s Sports Medicine Program, bring a variety of new services to the area for athletes and fitness enthusiasts, including nutrition counseling, sports psychology and sports-oriented physiotherapy. David Bearss, DPT, CSCS, has joined the rehabilitation staff at MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland and the WellSport team. Bearss is …

SHREWSBURY, Mass .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – 23 new online degrees and certificates have been added to the vast catalog of UMass programs, expanding the reach of online offerings to meet the growing demand for online education. UMassOnline provides marketing, technology and other support services for online programming from the five UMass campuses. The five UMass …

Patrick Golden’s roundabout route to the Williamsburg Regional Library found him exactly where he was meant to be. He started working in museums, coming from Ohio to William & Mary’s to study history. “I mistakenly thought there was no history in Ohio,” Golden joked. After graduation, he took a five-year “weird side route” in the …

Traditionally, the cost of software applications or services to run successful customer loyalty programs has eluded many small business owners. So that’s a trend they’re really going to salute in 2013 – the intersection between customer relationship management and mobile payments. I’ve been literally inundated with information about mobile payment options over the past few …

On my library at work, I have LOTS of customer service books. People often ask me if I’ve read all those customer service books. My answer? Yes. I’m always interested in learning what customer service means to different people and how different organizations interpret service and put it into practice. Your customer service base Without …

Westcheter County Anti-Bullying Resource Anti-Bullying Program activities in Westchester and beyond promote a “Smart. Beautiful. You! And make a difference. Finally, let’s hope! Westchester County, New York (PRWEB) May 02, 2012 The activities of the anti-bullying program in Westchester have recently been given a facelift thanks to Miss Westchester and Miss Hudson Valley Pageants, an …

What is your approach when you are hired by a company and given a blank sheet of paper to develop a business continuity program? By Lawrence Robert, CBCP, CBRM, CBCLA. “Help us make us recoverable”. “We have to be up to standards. “” Develop a program. These are just a few of the familiar requests …