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Monday, March 31, 2014 - 12:00am
Brock Bernholtz, Kent State University junior entrepreneurship major, is the CEO and founder of InCheck Services LLC, a drop-off tracking application that allows customers to stay in touch with items that are dropped off for repairs, changes and more.  Bernholtz and his two part...
Tuesday, March 18, 2014 - 12:00am
PRLog - Mar. 18, 2014 - KENT, Ohio -- The Kent Student Center Ballroom was filled on March 5 for the Spirit of Women in Business Conference, hosted by the College of Business Administration. Morning keynote speaker Amy Cuddy, Ph.D., nationally recognized Harvard Business School...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 12:00am
PRLog - Mar. 12, 2014 - KENT, Ohio -- On March 15, the Collegiate Business Association (CBA), a minority business organization within the College of Business, will be having their first annual Minority Professional Development Conference. The intent of the program is to help mino...
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12:00am
Last May, former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke told Congress that the Fed might, in the future, begin to reduce its massive bond purchases under its Quantitative Easing (QE) program. Almost immediately, the financial markets became obsessed with when this “taper” of bond...
Tuesday, March 11, 2014 - 12:00am
PRLog - Mar. 11, 2014 - Kent State University’s College of Business Administration recently signed a memorandum of agreement with Worms University of Applied Sciences, located in Worms, Germany. The purpose of the agreement is to establish a mutually beneficial and educational r...
Friday, March 7, 2014 - 12:00am
PRLog - Mar. 7, 2014 - KENT, Ohio -- Justin Barnette, Ph.D., assistant professor at Kent State University’s College of Business Administration, was referenced for his research in the White House report, “Addressing the Negative Cycle of Long-term Unemployment.” The report was pu...
Thursday, March 6, 2014 - 12:00am
You may have noticed some pretty wild swings in gasoline prices in recent months. Well, it’s not your imagination. Economists are seeing those trends, too. And WKSU’s Tim Rudell reports they’re seeing them more in this part of the country than anywhere else. Pump prices at the g...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
An event can’t attract 15,000 participants and as many as 100,000 spectators without affecting a town’s collective wallet. Last fall’s Akron Marathon saw $2.4 million spread around town, according to local economists in a report released Wednesday. With nearly 52 percent of the...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 - 12:00am
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Water-taxi service may return to the Cuyahoga River as early as next year, with the help of Leadership Cleveland alumni. Cleveland Metroparks CEO Brian Zimmerman and Kate Brown, MetroHealth Systems' vice president of foundation and system philanthropy, made th...
Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 12:00am
MADISON, Wis. - Runner's World magazine ranked the BMO Harris Bank Madison Mini-Marathon & 5K the 14th best half-marathon in the nation. The event is owned and produced by Vision Event Management. This half-marathon is popular with runners across the country, attracting nearl...

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