Category Archives: Technology

Looking ahead into 2011-100 trends to watch

I have flipped through this presentation and it contains a number of issues I agree with and a few I have never thought of. Your time is valuable, and this is worth your time. Have a great 2011! Advertisements

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Understanding the value of Education-From “Stones into Schools” to the States

Education is an issue that always weighs heavily on my mind and the current time is no different.  The reason I am writing this post is to compare two issues that are only casually related, but that both truly matter … Continue reading

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HCA’s Thomas Frist: More opportunities now than ever for health care entrepreneurs | Nashville Business Journal

Titans of Nashville’s health care industry spoke Tuesday night at an invitation-only event at the Country Music Hall of Fame celebrating Nashville Health Care Council’s 15th anniversary. Here are some of the lessons they shared. It was 1968. Medicare had … Continue reading

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IBM Workers To Receive Federal Aid — InformationWeek

Workers laid off from IBM’s operations in Connecticut on behalf of The Hartford insurance company are eligible to receive benefits under the government’s Trade Adjustment Assistance program, according to a notice published Monday in the Federal Register. Under the program, … Continue reading

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LinkedIn is great, but what other tools should you be using?

I spoke this week to the Career Transition Group at Brentwood United Methodist Church in Brentwood, TN about other Social Network tools that job seekers should be using in their search. The presentation highlighted how to use tools such as … Continue reading

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LinkedIn CEO On Why We Need More Than Facebook: Keg Stands

Today at the Web 2.0 Summit in San Francisco, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner took the stage to talk with host John Battelle. One question was about why we need LinkedIn in a world increasingly run by Facebook? Weiner had a … Continue reading

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The top words and phrases of 2010 – The world felt ‘anger and rage,’ and some of that was directed at BP – CSMonitor.com

The Global Language Monitor, a language analytics company based in Texas, tracks language trends around the world. One of its projects is an annual list of the year’s most buzzed-about words, phrases, and people, which provides a good snapshot of … Continue reading

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Bridgestone’s Bandag truck-tire unit moving to Nashville | tennessean.com | The Tennessean

  Nashville-based Bridgestone Americas Inc. said Tuesday that it would move the headquarters of its Bandag commercial retread-tire unit to Nashville from Muscatine, Iowa, by next summer in a move to cut costs and restructure operations.     In conjunction … Continue reading

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Tennessee Valley Corridor Fall Partnership event at UAH

  I’ll be attending the Tennessee Valley Corridor Fall Partnership Event in Huntsville, AL at UAH on November 21-22, 2010. This is always a great event and I encourage you to take a look.     via Other Events.   … Continue reading

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Skype – The Big Blog – The next big step – say hello to group video calling

Today we’re offering you a preview of our brand new version of Skype, which supports group video calling for up to 5 people. With the latest version, you’ll be able to bring the whole family together for a chat, for … Continue reading

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