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5 hrs ago |

Kaplan: Why Treating Nonprofits Like Tech Startups Works

Robert S. Kaplan, co-chair of the Draper Richards Kaplan Foundation , the largest venture philanthropy firm in the U.S. will join me for a live discussion of the strategies and impact of their approach: treating nonprofits like tech startups .


Related Topix: Education, Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Cohen Group, Consulting

15 hrs ago | JD Supra

A Check on the EEOC Attack on the Credit Check

We have written a few times about the EEOC's closer inspection of background checks and the use of criminal records in employment decisions because of their potential adverse impact on classes of applicants.


Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Education

Tue Apr 15, 2014

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I am a medical student studying at Kaplan and preparing for the United States Medical Licensing Exam .


Related Topix: Education, Home Listing, Home, Jackson-Heights, NY, Wireless, Science / Technology, Wi-Fi, Emerging Technology, Insurance, MetLife

Customer Interaction Solutions

Socrata Announces New Director of Multilateral and NGO Jeff Kaplan to ...

Seattle, Washington April 15, 2014 Socrata, a Seattle-based cloud software company focused exclusively on democratizing access to government data, today announced Jeff Kaplan as its first-ever Director of Multilateral and NGO.


Related Topix: Socrata, Education, World Bank

Asbury Park Press

Healthy Living: Avoid norovirus and other hazards on your vacation at sea

Several years ago, Beth Lugara, 44, was one of 1,800 enthusiastic passengers to board an 11-day Caribbean cruise that left from New York.


Related Topix: Scotch Plains, NJ, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Education

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Kaplan Fox Announces the Proposed Settlement of Class Actions Against ...

Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP hereby notifies all persons entities who invested in funds managed by Stillwater and either acquired the common stock of Gerova pursuant to a Share Exchange Agreement dated December 23, 2009 that was completed on January 20, 2010 or requested a full or partial redemption of your investment which you have not received as ... (more)


Related Topix: Education

United States of America, Appellee v. Robert Lee Miles, a/k/a Robert...

Mary E. Mulligan, Emily L. Chang, on the brief, Alexander D. Levi, Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP, New York, NY.


Related Topix: York, NY, Education

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Business Insurance

Employers switch to high-deductible plans and private exchanges to cut costs

Benefit managers who are looking to control rising health care costs have converging trends that can aid them in that effort.


Related Topix: Education, Aetna, Insurance

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Japan Times

Weapons for peace and proactive pacifism

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has relaxed curbs on arms exports and sees great market potential in Asia.


Related Topix: Democratic Party (Japan), Education, Opinion

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Graham Holdings Taking Care of the Business

Graham Holdings , formerly the Washington Post Company, is a diversified media and education company which operates chiefly in two areas of the media business: television broadcasting and cable television.


Related Topix: Washington Post, Publishing, Education, Marketing, Healthcare, Amazon, The Washington Post Company

The Skanner

Oregon Innocence Project Offers Hope to the Wrongly Convicted

Pictured are three of four co-founders of Oregon Innocence Project. From left: S. Bobbin Singh, executive director of the Oregon Justice Resource Center; Aliza Kaplan, an associate professor at Lewis & Clark Law School; and Janis Puracal, an associate at the law firm Bullivant Houser Bailey PC.


Related Topix: Education, Criminal Defense Law, Law, New York, Brooklyn (Portland, OR)

Courthouse News Service

CNS Talks to President Correa on Legacy of Oil Drilling in Ecuador

Chevron adopted a strategy to "destroy the reputation" of the Ecuadorean government and judiciary after realizing a court there would hold it liable for massive oil contamination in the Amazon, Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa said today in an interview at the Pierre Hotel.


Related Topix: South America, World News, Ecuador, Rafael Correa, New York, Education

Sys-Con Media

Media Pioneer Donald Graham Keynote On Accessing The American Dream...

Graham has unrivaled experience in the media and education industries as the CEO of Graham Holdings-owner of Kaplan Education-and the former Chairman and CEO of the Washington Post.


Related Topix: Education, Washington Post, Publishing, Startups, Facebook, Social Software, The Washington Post Company

Wed Apr 09, 2014

The Washington Post

a In this case the EEOC sued the defendants for using the same type of ...

The EEOC's personnel handbook recites that "[o]verdue just debts increase temptation to commit illegal or unethical acts as a means of gaining funds to meet financial obligations."


Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Education, US Politics, US News

Fast Company

Kaplan Enters The Fast-Growing Market For Digital Skills Training

"Brogrammers," delirious valuations, elevator pitch ambushes at every turn--so far the only thing missing from HBO's new comedy "Silicon Valley" is a bootcamp for novice programmers.


Related Topix: Education, thoughtbot, Ruby, Programming Languages, Science / Technology, Flatiron District (New York, NY), Business News

Tue Apr 08, 2014


Disputed South China Sea is simmering pot of potential conflict, author warns

The disputed South China Sea is a simmering pot of potential conflict that could have major consequences for the West, warns the author of a new book.


Related Topix: Education, China, Asia, World News

Business Wire

AmWINS Group Benefits Works With The Segal Group to Expand Retiree Healthcare Solutions

According to Edward A. Kaplan, Senior Vice President and Segal Group's National Health Practice Leader, "The retiree health plan market is undergoing substantial change and in order to keep pace with this rapidly changing environment, we are adding solutions for our clients.


Related Topix: Medicare, Health, Education

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Broadway's Mothers and Sons Announces Talkback Series with Huffington Post, New $30 Ticket Policy

The new Broadway play Mothers and Sons from 4-time Tony Award winner Terrence McNally has announced today that it will offer a series of post-show talkbacks in conjunction with the Huffington Post Gay Voices on four consecutive Wednesday evenings at the Golden Theatre .


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Journalism, Education

Link to Libraries books 'trip around the world' at Holyoke venues

HOLYOKE -You don't have to leave the Pioneer Valley to get a taste of India, Asia, Latin America, France, Ireland and Italy.


Related Topix: Holyoke, MA, Education, Springfield, MA

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Unsung Carolyn Leigh Set for Lincoln Center's American Songbook Series Tonight

UnsungMusicalsCo. is proud to present Unsung Carolyn Leigh , a special concert produced for Lincoln Center's American Songbook at the Stanley H. Kaplan Penthouse tonight, April 5 at 8 PM.


Related Topix: Education, Manhattan, NY, New York, NY


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