It's easy to fall into the trap of working all the time, to the
extent of forgetting that your body and mind need some rest, too. Why work harder when you can achieve the same results by working smarter?
States are still paying out millions in unemployment insurance benefits
as the national jobless rate remains stubbornly high at 6.7 percent, and
as high as 8.7 percent in the states. So states are getting personal by
offering one-on-one or group counseling and training to help people
with the actual mechanics of the modern day job search.
The stubbornly low number of female computer science students in the
United States has generated a pile of academic studies, ample
hand-wringing and a wide-ranging discussion in tech and education
circles about what can be done to boost the number of women choosing
Shanti Das spent 20 years as an executive in the music industry working
with such artists as Outkast, TLC, Erykah Badu and Vivian Green. Having
learned the business by working with such successful industry
trendsetters as Antonio “L.A” Reid and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Das
put it all on paper in 2010 when she wrote the now best-seller "The
Hip-Hop Professional: A Woman's Guide to Climbing the Ladder of Success
in the Entertainment Business."
In recent years, Philadelphia has become a leading center for the academic study of sports. Research is focused across the spectrum, from the economic benefit of naming rights of local arenas, to diversity in sports.