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International Travel Safety Strategies for Business Owners on the Go
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International Travel Safety Strategies for Business Owners on the Go

Your personal safety should always be an important consideration when you are planning an international trip, and although some destinations are clearly more volatile than others, there are a number of rules that are applicable wherever you happen to be in the world. A firm like m-n-law.com, who have a practice in Providence, are regularly being asked to handle personal [...]

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Private equity firms don’t always look for profit
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Private equity firms don’t always look for profit

Now Sun Capital have become one of the biggest private equity firms in the world, it’s no surprise to see that a lot of misconceptions are branded about the company’s policies. One of these is the fact that they will only invest in huge companies, who are already generating significant amounts of profit. In an ideal world, this might be [...]

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5 reasons UW could be the best in the business
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5 reasons UW could be the best in the business

It’s one of the most prestigious universities in the world, so it only stands to reason that the University of Washington has also produced some of the most highly-regard alumni as well. While there are some A-list names, many of whom fall into the celebrity category, there are a lot of individuals who might not be world renowned – but [...]

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A View from the Cloud – How Charles Phillips Is Changing the World
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A View from the Cloud – How Charles Phillips Is Changing the World

Infor is not so much a new company, but a company that has completely reinvented itself, attempting to become something new. And Charles Phillips, Infor CEO, wants to become what he calls the ‘social network of companies’ using the cloud. His vision is to use the cloud to get global supply chain visibility, and he seems to be getting there. [...]

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10 Ways to Find the Perfect Home/Life Balance
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10 Ways to Find the Perfect Home/Life Balance

We live in the age of knowledge, and this is making it easier for people to be consumed by their work. There is always something else that has to be done. However, any good business leader will tell you that nobody will ever end up at the final moments of their lives and wish they had the opportunity to be [...]

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The Life Of Charles Phillips, Infor CEO
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The Life Of Charles Phillips, Infor CEO

Charles E Phillips was born in the year 1959 and stands out as a really important businessmen after he become Infor CEO. The company is specialized in the creation of enterprise software applications. Charles Phillips was director and co-president of Oracle and did much more in his life in business than many. Let’s take a closer look at what his [...]

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Why You Should Always Perform a Security Assessment in an M&A
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Why You Should Always Perform a Security Assessment in an M&A

Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) are incredibly powerful tools that can, if managed properly, propel a business to a whole new level. That said, they often go horribly wrong as well, and that is mainly because key details are not properly assessed. When you learn more about company mergers, you will inevitably find that it is about a lot more the [...]

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Here’s Why Your Business Has to Be Online
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Here’s Why Your Business Has to Be Online

Were you aware of the fact that some 81% of people will go online and check out a business before they shop there? And did you know that about 60% of online traffic comes from the major search engines? If your site is not on the first page of those search engines, then you won’t get people coming to your [...]

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Best Practices for Interviewing & Hiring Engineers
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Best Practices for Interviewing & Hiring Engineers

Whether you are a tech-savvy businessperson or an entrepreneur who knows that they need someone much smarter than they are to do the technical heavy lifting, hiring the right software engineer for your project is an important undertaking.  Finding top talent isn’t always easy, and it can particularly be a challenge on a start-up budget.  Here are some best practices [...]

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A Summary of the Real ID Act & Why it Matters
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A Summary of the Real ID Act & Why it Matters

Whether you are a frequent traveler or someone who needs to occasionally set foot inside a federal facility, the Real ID Act of 2005 could affect you in the very near future.  No one likes unpleasant surprises and this piece of legislation, now over a decade old, could pose a major inconvenience to some people in the next few years.  [...]

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