Archive for June, 2011

Five Things Every Student Should Know About Writing for Conferences

Leo A. Mallette, EdD, has published 70 conference and peer-reviewed journal articles. He offers tips on publishing from his book “Writing for Conferences.”

June 29th, 2011 - By


Beacon Economic Forecast is Optimistic through 2012

Despite recent statistics depicting the economy heading back into downturn, presentations at the 2011 Economic Forecast Conference show positive growth.

June 27th, 2011 - By


GBR Market Wrap: June 24, 2011

Market Wrap offers a summary of this week’s interesting market events and major economic news from financial risk-management expert Clemens Kownatzki.

June 24th, 2011 - By


Dr. Charla Griffy-Brown Discusses Twitter as Haiku in Japanese Culture

Charla Griffy-Brown, PhD, discusses the cultural relevance of Twitter in Japan during and after the devastating earthquakes that took place in March 2011.

June 22nd, 2011 - By


GBR Market Wrap: June 17, 2011

Market Wrap offers a summary of this week’s interesting market events and major economic news from financial risk-management expert Clemens Kownatzki.

June 17th, 2011 - By


PODCAST: Economist Christopher Thornberg Says a Double Dip is Unlikely

In this podcast interview, Economist Christopher Thornberg discusses the slew of recent data that portrays faltered growth for the American economy.

June 13th, 2011 - By


GBR Market Wrap: June 10, 2011

In this Week’s Issue Weekly Snapshot Market Barometers Weekly Chart Lines In The Sand Recommended Read Weekly Snapshot • Dow sinks below 12,000; stocks had the sixth straight weekly loss (AP) • China posted a smaller-than-expected trade surplus in May of $13.1bn (Reuters) • The average U.S. homeowner now has 38% equity, down from 61% a […]

June 10th, 2011 - By


Customer Satisfaction Impact on Purchase Intent

Statistics continue to demonstrate that companies that pay attention to customer satisfaction increase their sales more than other companies.

June 9th, 2011 - By


Market Wrap: June 3, 2011

GBR Market Wrap, June 3, 2011 In this Week’s Issue Weekly Snapshot Market Barometers Weekly Chart Recommended Read Recommended Video Weekly Snapshot • Moody’s sounds alarm over U.S. debt limit and deficits (Reuters) • U.S. Dollar at yet another record low against Swiss Franc on Friday • U.S. economy ads just 54,000 jobs as unemployment […]

June 3rd, 2011 - By