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Finance

Assessing Risk in the Financial Sector

Part of the fallout from the world-wide economic crisis of 2008 has been a comprehensive reassessment and overhaul of risk management protocols and emergency preparedness by professionals at all of levels of government and financial sectors across the globe. Unlike in previous eras, world markets today are interlinked in such […]

Elder care

Elderly Depression: Are You At Risk?

When most people think of conditions and diseases that affect the elderly, most think of cognitive decline, heart problems, bone diseases, and other “old person” issues. Very few consider one of the most common afflictions among the elderly: depression. Depression among people over age 65 is quite common. About eight […]

IT

The Importance of WAN Acceleration in Business

What would you do if a mission critical application’s performance regularly screeched to a halt one or twice a week, or even one or twice a quarter? Disruptions across the WAN could severely impact operations, productivity, customer retention, and ultimately your bottom line. If your applications regularly underperform, you’d likely […]

Law

A Lawyer Can Handle Partnership Disputes Successfully

Even the well-intentioned partners may come across disagreement time and again and sometimes legal action is required in order to safeguard the investments as well as assets. Disputes amongst the partners or other corporate owners can arise from failure to fulfill contractual obligations of the partnership contract, operating agreement or […]

Business

Becoming an Energy Efficient Business

For many businesses, energy efficiency is one of those time-consuming, zero-return activities which are the first to be abandoned whenever the phone rings. Though this is understandable, the truth is that most businesses could affect at least a 10% saving via low-cost, and no-cost, means. Translated into balance-sheet figures, a […]

Nutrition

The Benefits of Drinking Ionized Water

The human body is subject to constant evolution, as it adapts to both positive and negative aspects of its surrounding environment. Take the impact of the obesity academic in the Western world, for example, which is causing teenagers in the U.S. and UK to develop health conditions that were previously […]

Automotive

The Coming Decline in the Auto Industry

Global auto sales have been growing for a few years now, and are expected to continue to grow for the foreseeable future, but they still haven’t reached the market potential. Sales of electric vehicles have been growing particularly strong, and will increase rapidly for at least 10 more years. This […]