The Houston Astros finalized their 2015 American League Division Series roster this morning. The Astros will carry 11 pitchers, two catchers, six infielders and six outfielders.
The Foster and George Ranch coaches would never admit it, but Friday’s game at Traylor Stadium has been circled since the offseason. They’ve been game planning to stop each other all season long.
(StatePoint) No matter if you live in a suburban, urban or rural area, new farming innovations are putting food on your plate, clothes on your back and fuel in your tanks. And whether or not you’re a foodie, a gardener or a large scale grower, you’re benefiting from visionary leaders across the country who are changing the way we grow our food, fuel and fiber.
(BPT) - About half of the world’s fraudulent card payments happen in the U.S., according to a report from BI Intelligence. Card issuers, payment networks, businesses and consumers pay billions of dollars each year to cover the costs of payment fraud. America’s payment networks are moving toward more-secure EMV chip technology in credit and debit cards in an effort to reduce fraud. As of October 1, if your business isn’t equipped to accept and process chip-enabled cards, you could be on the hook for any costs associated with the acceptance of counterfeit and potentially lost or stolen cards if they were used to make fraudulent payments to your business.
(NewsUSA) - If, like most business travelers these days, you are in the air more than in your home or office, it's important to be able to stay comfortable and connected while logging all those miles.
(StatePoint) In today’s recovering economy, small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) know the importance of making the right investments to stay nimble and lean. Surpassing advertising and even salaries, SMBs say their top investment is office supplies, according to a recent survey conducted by Office Depot, Inc.
(StatePoint) Only half of U.S. small businesses survive more than five years, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration. This data underscores that small business ownership is no cakewalk.
(NewsUSA) - Trade and technical positions are the bright, shining stars of the economy these days. They don't require a college degree, do provide the opportunity for a meaningful career, and they often pay very well.
(NewsUSA) - These days, there are a myriad of ways to get your company's message out -- if you have the dollars to pay for it. The problem is that small, niche companies need the same exposure (if not more) than the Fortune 500 companies, but are hamstrung by limited resources.
(NewsUSA) - Producing and communicating a cohesive message that's meant to educate a large group of people is a difficult process to set up and put into place, and an even harder one to control. The scope of the message and the action that you want your audience to take can be cast aside -- or worse, not seen at all -- if it's not picked up by the mass media. How can you build on the knowledge that your audience already has to deliver a message that meets your goals?