In light of current emergencies such as hurricanes and earthquakes, Americans are relying more and more on social media, mobile technology and online news outlets to learn about ongoing disasters, seek help and share information about their well-being after emergencies, according to two new surveys conducted by the American Red Cross. The surveys, one by […]
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With a little imagination and effort, you can be the freshman with the most eco-friendly dorm room on campus. Going green in college doesn’t refer to the color on the classroom walls. It means buying products — appliances, storage solutions, bath basics, sheets and towels — made from recycled or organically grown materials. It can […]
Source: Schools.com by by Loreal Lynch It’s no surprise that students are obsessed with their mobile devices. What may come as a surprise, though, is the fact that these digital devices may someday replace textbooks all together—and it may be sooner than we think! South Korea recently announced that by the year 2015, all paper […]
Source: By Charles Purdy, Monster Senior Editor In numerous studies on career satisfaction, salary places surprisingly low on the list of things that make workers happy. Other concerns — such as work-life balance and a feeling of making a difference — are more important to many people. And when you take a look at the […]
Skinny Nutritional Corp. , the maker of Skinny Water(R) and a leader in the zero-calorie enhanced water category, announced today that entrepreneur and visionary Russell Simmons has made a significant investment in Skinny Nutritional Corp. The investment by Mr. Simmons follows his agreement to work with Skinny Nutritional as a consultant to assist Skinny Nutritional […]
When Keshia Campbell took the job of athletic director at Hampton this week, she joined a small, privileged class of women. She became one of six women to lead NCAA Division I athletic programs. Keshia Campbell will become Hampton’s first female athletic director Aug. 6. Credits: Hampton SID/Jeff Cunningham When she takes the reins of […]
When I started on the entrepreneurial journey over two years ago, I had this naive notion that I could do everything on my own and that I needed to keep my ideas a secret.Three websites and a startup incubator program later, I learned some lessons I wish I knew at the beginning as an entrepreneur. […]
Part-time Palm Beacher Blair Brandt is part of a group of entrepreneurs under the age of 30 gathering in Washington today to launch Buy Young, a collective effort to promote businesses owned by young people and boost their profile with policymakers. Brandt, 23, said he and other business owners hope lawmakers will listen as they […]