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Opinion: How to make media interviews work for you

By   /  Friday, October 8th, 2021  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion, Women Inc.  /  Comments Off on Opinion: How to make media interviews work for you

By Lois Phillips and Anita Perez Ferguson To sell your services or product or promote your charity or your candidacy, you want to get the word out to thousands of people, rather than just a few at a time. Local editors, podcasters, and talk show hosts are always looking for interesting guests who know what Read More →

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Opinion: Your workers want a sense of purpose

By   /  Friday, September 10th, 2021  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Your workers want a sense of purpose

By Christie Garcia If staff can work from anywhere in the world, why would they work for you? Once they do, what motivates them to perform their best? And perhaps most importantly, what would make them stay? In the last year we’ve watched a dramatic shift in employee satisfaction and seen that people are no Read More →

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Opinion: Hospitals bring big questions about our ‘grand bargain’ with nonprofits

By   /  Friday, August 13th, 2021  /  Latest news, Nonprofits, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Hospitals bring big questions about our ‘grand bargain’ with nonprofits

By Bruce DeBoskey The charity “grand bargain” in the United States allows nonprofit organizations to perform charitable, religious, educational and scientific duties for the “public good,” often relieving government from performing those same functions. In return for their contribution to the public good, nonprofits are deemed tax-exempt organizations, which means they typically don’t pay income, Read More →

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Opinion: Do the right thing for our veterans

By   /  Friday, August 13th, 2021  /  Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Do the right thing for our veterans

By Ritch Eich It wasn’t until several years after the Vietnam War ended that Vietnam veterans who were exposed to toxic herbicides sprayed in the jungle were granted presumptive disability benefits for illnesses caused by exposure to Agent Orange. According to the Agent Orange Act of 1991, veterans who served anywhere in Vietnam from Jan. Read More →

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Opinion: How to turn the next crisis into something routine

By   /  Friday, July 30th, 2021  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: How to turn the next crisis into something routine

By Angel Iscovich We are just emerging from a once-in-a-generation crisis. COVID-19 has disrupted not just nations, but the world. We can view events as Pre-Pandemic and Post-Pandemic. To say the coronavirus has also disrupted businesses would be the understatement of the year. Or decade. We have witnessed the destruction of companies and industries that Read More →

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Opinion: When it comes to vaccines, trust the real experts

By   /  Friday, July 30th, 2021  /  Central Coast Health Watch, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion  /  Comments Off on Opinion: When it comes to vaccines, trust the real experts

By Frank Kalman When it comes to facing a deadly disease, who you are relying on for advice truly matters! According to Dr. Philip Landrigan — epidemiologist and pediatrician and one of the world’s leading advocates of children’s health — children today live longer, healthier lives and suffer less disease than children at any previous Read More →

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Opinion: Remembering David Swensen, a giant in the investment world

By   /  Friday, May 28th, 2021  /  Banking & Finance, Latest news, Op/Eds, Opinion, Personal Finance  /  Comments Off on Opinion: Remembering David Swensen, a giant in the investment world

By David Kreinces In early May, David Swensen, Yale’s legendary endowment chief, died of cancer at age 67. Swensen was famous on Wall Street for successfully diversifying Yale’s portfolio in a wide range of alternative investments, and he was also loved for his 2005 book on exchange-traded funds (ETFs). The book, “Unconventional Success,” showed Swensen’s Read More →

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