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  • Thomas Bach at December 8, 2014 Press Conference
    ‘Faster, faster, faster’ pace shows Olympics means business
    Can the U.S. Senate pass forty bills in a single day? No. So it is more than a surprise that the forty action items for the 127th Olympic General Assembly passed in a single day today. And that included eighty-seven discussions about...
  • International Olympic Museum November 2014
    Olympic leaders pitch major league sports business goals
    Will top executives from the NBA, NHL, MLS and ESPN be working this Thanksgiving? They will have to if they want to be prepared for a large expansion of commercial business programs advocated by International Olympic Committee leaders. IOC...
  • Taxi and Limousine Commission hiring
    Taxi and Limousine Commission hiring
    The NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) is seeking to hire an Applicant Licensing Specialist (Drivers). Civil service title is Community Associate and the starting annual salary is $32,321.00 to $53,788.00. The job location is at 32-02 Queens...
  • Lessons learned by a mom turned entrepreneur and aspiring motivational speaker
    Lessons learned by a mom turned entrepreneur and aspiring motivational speaker
    Shelly Ehler, a mom and substitute teacher,was trying to help her children change out of their wet swimsuits while outside by the pool ,after a fun time in the water. While doing this, Shelly came up with an idea for a practical product which she...
  • Kern County Animal Control
    June 22 KC Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Licensing Clinic
    If you live in Kern County and you need to get your dog vaccinated and licensed - this Saturday is the Kern County Animal Control sponsored Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Licensing Clinic. It is being held at Greenacres Park at 2014 Calloway...
  • Xbox One Console
    Microsoft Xbox One and game licensing
    XBOX ONE Part Two: Game Licensing.Game licensing, and digital rights management (DRM) are major concerns for the next generation of consoles. Will the consoles support used games? Will games be tied to a single owner? Can games be shared among...
  • Keep Hairstylist Licensed.
    Hairstylists alert: Indiana Senate Bill to stop licensing of beauty profession
    Attention all Hairstylists, barbers, nail technicians and estheticians, Indiana’s Senate Bill 520 is attempting to deregulate the beauty profession and eliminate all professional licensing, regulation and certification in the state. It is...
  • Small black-tailed buck
    Reminder: Enroll for a Hunter Education class
    Every year folks who want to go hunting seem to wait until the last moment before they start looking around for a Hunter Education course!Well the last moment is soon upon you !What many forget is that Hunter Education Instructors are for the most...
  • License to read
    Let's license everyone for everything
    HUMOR(?)A Fox News article listed "Ten Jobs You Didn’t Know Needed Licenses" based on a report from the libertarian Institute for Justice.For example, 36 states license makeup artists, 37 states certify security guards, 33 states...
  • Maryland State Department of Ed Launches New Website for Child Care Evaluations
    Maryland State Department of Ed Launches New Website for Child Care Evaluations
    Parents have always struggled with guilt and fear when it comes to leaving their child in child care. Parents hear horror stories on the news and fear the worst. Parents know that they have to leave their children but, the unknowns can create...
  • "Made in USA"
    Quality and innovation promote success at sports business shows
    The Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, Insignia Sportswear Show and Fit Expo 2012 presented one thousand sports businesses from throughout the USA to consumers and professional retail chain buyers this month. Innovative firms with high quality...
  • License your pet today with Sacramento County
    Pet licensing fee waived until end of year
    All dogs and cats in Sacramento County over 4 years of age are required to be licensed. In an effort to increase licensing, Sacramento County Animal Care will continue to waive the $100 licensing fee until December 31, 2011. Take advantage of this...
  • Dedicated EMPLOYEE
    Jonesboro leaders grant license for Exotic Pleasures
    It is now OK for the City of Jonesboro to have its “Exotic Pleasures.”The novelty store called Exotic Pleasures, that is.The Jonesboro City Council voted 4-1 Monday night to grant an occupational tax certificate, or business license,...
  • Guillaume Paumier
    Wikimedia Commons bans logos, CD covers, and more
    The Wikimedia Commons website is the photo album, so to speak, of Wikipedia and all of the other projects hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation in San Francisco. If the world needs a freely-licensed photo of an apple, or of a zebra, or even of an...
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    Star Wars Celebration V exclusive contest!
    I have arranged for a giveaway of a Star Wars Celebration V convention exclusive for my website Big Shiny Robot! You'll need to go over there to enter, but it's probably one of the most simple contests you can ever enter and it's for...