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Officer ‘Go Fck Yourself’ Out Of Work

Ray Albers is the St. Ann, Missouri police officer who who pointed an assault weapon at said he would “fucking kill” those who were livestreaming demonstrations and told them to perform an act upon themselves. He is now out of a job. An internal investigation into Albers—whose nickname stems from a memorable exchange in the [...]

Jones Act is Critical to Conn. Economy

Study shows Connecticut shipbuilding industry worth $2.5 billion to state’s economy, supports nearly 23,000 jobs The American Maritime Partnership (AMP) joined

Lindsay Lohan: I Can't Help That I'm So Popular!

Ten years ago, Lindsay Lohan probably would never have imagined that a London stage production would be her biggest job in years, but that'll happen when your priorities shift from trying to act on screen to trying to act like you're...Show More Summary

Former Rotherham Children's Services Director Admits She Failed To Act, Keeps New Role

Yet another senior official who failed to protect 1,400 children in Rotherham from a predatory paedophile gang, has made a weak apology but refused to give up her new job. This time it was the turn of former director of Children's Services, Sonia Sharp, who is now working for the Victoria department of education, Australia. Show More Summary

Finding Ways to Pollute Less, and Employ More

Cleaner air, more American jobs: that’s a potential reality for the U.S. if it acts to curb emissions of methane. It’s a significant opportunity, and it’s one California Congresswoman Linda Sánchez encountered first-hand when she toured a Cerritos manufacturing plant last week. read more

How you end up spending $800 million on

Signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010, the Affordable Care Act has proven to be its own kind of jobs act, especially when it comes to the Washington-area IT community. When, in several places, the bill called for the creation of an "Internet website" to allow Americans to find and sign up […]

You could wreck this (if you want to)

Which is more satisfying: Breaking something or watching someone else break it? When we sense a job is going wrong, it's easy to act out and make things worse... in the moment, it might feel like it's better to get...        

Fanfare or no, Adrian Gonzalez keeps getting job done for Dodgers

Adrian Gonzalez is not exactly what you would call media friendly. He can treat a softball baseball question like a deep inquiry to his personal life. He can be curt and off-putting and act like he cannot wait for the interview to be over.

Tim Cook’s Three-Year Report Card At Apple: B

Tim Cook stepped up as the CEO of Apple on August 24, 2011. The soft-spoken Southerner, who has worked at the Cupertino company since 1998,  had previously acted as interim CEO when Steve Jobs stepped down to battle cancer. Cook’s ascent … Read more ›

7 Ideas to Boost Your CTA Performance

Our job as marketers and designers is to get folks to act. We want our audience to sign up for a trial, make a purchase, or become more aware of our products and benefits. In order to make this happen, … Read More

GA Dashboards: The End to Making Bad Marketing Decisions

last weekInternet / SEO : SEO Scoop

I hate "standard" reporting. They more or less act solely as evidence that something happened the month prior. They don't make us any better at our jobs and they don't add a tremendous amount of value to our decision making process. Quite simply, so called standard reporting sucks. As marketers, let's do better. We need [...]Show More Summary

ConnectOne's Frank Sorrentino Praises 'Incredible' JOBS Act Benefits

The CEO of the growing New Jersey bank is the latest entrepreneur to recommend the 2012 law and its creation of a "secret IPO" process.

Great Job, Internet!: Here’s the history of showing text messages on film

Sometimes, it takes Hollywood a while to find an engaging way to depict emerging technologies. For example, the ‘90s are littered with strained attempts to make the act of surfing the Internet—an act that involves a lot of sitting and staring and not moving—look interesting enough to compete with action blockbusters of the day. Show More Summary

Time For Daily News Ace Mike Lupica To Grow Up

2 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

One of these days, Mike Lupica needs to remember — and that probably means before he hurts his brain again — that his job is to be a star sportswriter, not some sort of needy scold who acts as if he gets the bends when he is out of the spotlight for very long. Read more...

Lupica: Time to grow up, Matt Harvey

One of these days, Matt Harvey needs to remember — and that probably means before he hurts his arm again — that his job is to be a star young baseball pitcher, not some sort of needy celebrity who acts as if he gets the bends when he is out of the spotlight for very long.

Jason Earle: Will the JOBS Act Create More Jobs, or Just More Risk?

The contrast between the unemployment numbers and the workforce participation stats seem to lead us in two different directions. Read more: Small Business, Wall Street Crisis, Unemployment, Wall Street, Unemployment Rate, Angel Investors, Guinness World Records, Ipo, Entrepreneurs, American Jobs Act, Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship, Small Business News

iPhone 6 frenzy, Apple’s Robin Williams tribute and the rest of this week’s hottest news

Steve Jobs was known for speaking out loud, dreaming big and acting upon his thoughts. While it’s been just a few short years since his passing, fans have been able to see his characteristics shine through other personalities. The late … Read more ›

‘DWTS’ Dancer Derek Hough Snatches Acting Job

Looks like ballroom champion Derek Hough is making the switch from professional dancer to moonlighting as an actor. The Dancing with the Stars champion has just scored his first high profile acting gig. According to TV Line Derek Hough just got a multi-arc gig on ABC’s popular series Nashville. Although he’s dabbled in acting before,

The JOBS Act Progress Report: The Number Of Tech IPOs Can Double By 2016

2 weeks agoTechnology : TechCrunch

In early January 2014, there was a widespread concern that the IPO window was going to snap shut. But the chilling IPO winter transformed into an early blossom and the market rebounded. Recently, the soul-searching and spirited talkShow More Summary

Sean Bean Doesn’t Know How to Survive a Role

2 weeks agoOdd : Neatorama

(Funny or Die link) Sean Bean has a reputation for acting himself out of a job. In other words, his characters tend to die. What am I saying? They all die! Bean is now starring in the new TV show Legends, and he’s finding it hard to break out of his old habits. -via Digg

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