Insight News

Tuesday
Sep 02nd

Business

Energize your job search: A get smart approach

If you are tired of looking for work, it might be that you’re tired of not finding work.  With all the internet sites out there, it is easy to waste hours online and see little in return.  Technology is a useful tool.  To your job search, technology is a tool the way oxygen is a tool for your lungs; things are easier when you use it.  We have talked a lot in this column about how to get a job or promotion using the www.  Yet, people still tell me they feel like they are spinning their wheels. 
Read more...
 

Understanding Medicare

Most people are somewhat familiar with Medicare, since it's likely they or a family member are already covered by the government-provided health insurance program. But with its alphabet soup of options and complex rules, Medicare can be daunting to the uninitiated.
Read more...

AutoNation appoints Robert J. Brown to the Board of Directors

AutoNation appoints Robert J. Brown to the Board of DirectorsRobert J. Brown is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of B&C Associates, Inc, a management, consulting, marketing research, and public relations firm that is celebrating its 50th year of existence. Founded in 1960, B&C has been privileged to serve many of the Fortune 500. Some of the current and past companies listed in B&C's extensive client portfolio include the Sara Lee Corporation, USAA, General Motors Corporation, Coca-Cola Company, Nissan Corporation, Michelin North America, Lowe’s, Inc., AutoNation, Inc., Freddie Mac, Sprint, Rooms To Go, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina, and Office Depot, DeBeers, Inc., Food Lion and Save-A-Lot.
Read more...

Top five reasons to fill out the 2010 census form

Every ten years the US federal government is required to count every man woman and child in the country. Not surprisingly, the census is a massive undertaking requiring the work of more than a million people to accurately count the hundreds of millions of people living in the country. Contrary to the myths, participation in the census is extremely safe and easy, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB) of Minnesota and North Dakota encourages everyone to take a few minutes to fill out their census form when it arrives in the mail in March.
Read more...

Employment survival guide: Adapt, stand apart and play by the new rules

Survival of the fittest has not always referred to employment survival.  Today, getting a job is no small feat.  If you’ve succeeded in getting hired, strategize effectively to keep the position you have.  You will need to call in all your personal resources:  your talents, your skills, your connections.  And with competition as fierce as it is now, you can add three new tactics to your game plan: adapt, stand out, and choose your own rules.
Read more...

Tool for today's economy: An independent consumer financial protection agency

(NNPA) - For most Americans, the Better Business Bureau (BBB) is the private sector’s gold-standard of objectivity and fairness. Founded in 1912, this nonprofit organization today has 123 offices in the United States and Canada that monitor more than four million local and national businesses and charities.
Read more...

Northeast Bank new hires, promotions

Recently Hired Officers
Mark A. Ethen has recently accepted the position of Executive Vice President – Chief Credit Officer at Northeast Bank. Mark has over 18 years of experience in banking. Mark earned his bachelor’s degree from St. Cloud State University and his MBA from the University of St. Thomas. He also graduated from the Graduate School of Banking in Norman, Oklahoma. Mark’s office is located at the main bank location in Minneapolis.
Read more...
Page 85 of 111

Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus



Facebook Twitter RSS Image Map

Latest show

  • August 26, 2014
    Michael Brown incident in Ferguson, Missouri. Professor Mahmoud El-Kati.

Business & Community Service Network