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Seven things employers must provide reservists returning from military service

Seven things employers must provide reservists returning from military service

Since Sept. 11, 2001, more than 800,000 reservists and national guardsmen have been called to leave their civilian life to serve the military full-time, with more than 250,000 pressed into…

Three-year degree programs shorten the path to rewarding careers

Three-year degree programs shorten the path to rewarding careers

Three-year bachelor’s degree programs are gaining popularity as many students look for ways to enter the workforce faster. Though these programs are common in Europe and Canada, condensed programs are…

Cyber security professionals in high demand battling ‘cyber weapons’

Cyber security professionals in high demand battling ‘cyber weapons’

Traditionally, the term “war zone” elicits images of tanks, gunfire and military personnel. However, as technology evolves, so do the weapons associated with the art of warfare. Most recently, the…

Cite unseen: Combating plagiarism in college means understanding why students cheat

Cite unseen: Combating plagiarism in college means understanding why students cheat

Plagiarism is nothing new, and it is certainly not limited to university campuses. But students should be aware that colleges are on the lookout for plagiarized work and they have…

Let technology make this holiday season and 2013 the happiest of all

Let technology make this holiday season and 2013 the happiest of all

If you run a small business, you know that the holiday season is a busy but exciting time of year. It’s a time to reflect on the past year’s successes…

How math and science education can lead to a brighter future for students

How math and science education can lead to a brighter future for students

In a world that is defined by rapid change – particularly in technology – there are concerns that students today won’t be prepared for the challenges of the future. Of…

Seven big trends for small businesses in 2013

Seven big trends for small businesses in 2013

Today, if you tell someone you’ll be in touch, he or she may not only ask when, but how. Modern technology has dramatically changed the way we communicate, providing multiple…

Confidence is key when driving in winter weather

Confidence is key when driving in winter weather

Harsh winter conditions can have crippling effects for drivers in locations often affected by snowy and icy weather during the cold months. Hauling the kids to hockey practice or even…

Top 10 tips for staying safe online

Top 10 tips for staying safe online

While the ever-evolving conveniences of online shopping and digital communication often make life a little easier, sharing valuable information over the Internet comes with a considerable amount of risk. Consumers…

Report: Brent had high alcohol level

Report: Brent had high alcohol level

Updated Dec 13, 2012 11:09 AM ET Dallas Cowboys lineman Josh Brent, charged with intoxication manslaughter in the automobile accident that killed teammate Jerry Brown, had a blood alcohol level of…