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Tribal Crime Data Collection Activities, 2015

(Publication)<br>Describes Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) activities to collect and improve data on crime and justice in Indian country, as required …

Human Geography

9 tourist attractions that are dying

<b>(CNN) —</b> The dilemma is sometimes likened to a double-edged sword.<p>Historical and natural sites of extraordinary beauty often draw large numbers of visitors to the countries that host them, providing a healthy tourism revenue.<p>However, those same crowds often have a detrimental effect on the places …

Taj Mahal

Hot and Spicy in Cape Town: A Malay Cooking Experience

Come dine with our African Safari Experts as they savour the spicy scents and flavours of a Cape Malay curry and try their hands at rolling a …

Pakistan heat wave death toll tops 600

A scorching heat wave across Pakistan's southern Sindh province has killed at least 622 people, authorities said Tuesday.<p>Morgues overflow with the …

Illinois storm moves east after tornadoes leave several injured

Strong storms moved east early Tuesday after sweeping across parts of northern Illinois, where at least five people were injured by severe weather …

How-To Align Marketing & Sales to Boost Revenue (Infographic)

Learn how-to align marketing and sales teams to close more customers. This infographic covers the top 5 ways you can align your teams for success.

Marketing

Record-breaking 59.5 million people displaced globally last year

A world at war is forcing people from their homes at the highest rate ever recorded, according to a new study from U.N. refugee agency UNHCR, …

Red Hat CEO: 'A large percentage of the Fortune 500 will be left behind'

"Innovation has to bubble across the whole company because business models are innovating," said Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst in an interview with Business Insider.<p>That means change across all levels, especially management, and a lot of dynasty companies won't make it.<p>"If you're one of the …

Red Hat

5 Steps to Align Marketing and Sales with Account-Based Marketing

<i>Editor’s note: This post is an excerpt from The Beginner’s Blueprint to Account Based Marketing from Terminus.</i>One of the most critical components of …

Marketing

Report: How Are CFOs Using Twitter?

It’s a no-brainer for marketing executives to be active on social media, but what about financial executives? According to the latest report from …

The Five Types Of Mentors You Need

You can’t expect one person to be able to give you all the career guidance you need. Here are the people you need on your team.<p>When we talk about mentorship in the workplace, we often focus on finding one person who can help to guide us through the challenges we will face at work. It might be …

Corporate Culture - Values Alignment is the Foundation

While many of the most effective corporate cultures have a grassroots element that incorporates the thoughts and ideas of the individuals on the front lines (which is a crucial element in building a strong culture), allowing a culture to be nurtured and developed always starts at the top: i.e. with …

Mentors 11/18: Clearly Commit To Mentor Or Do Not. Either Is Fine

I’m hanging out with Morris Wheeler and his family for a few days in Cleveland. I first met Morris through my friend Howard Diamond, currently the …

Mentoring

From The C-Suite: Increase Sales Through Customer Alignment

<b>Customer Alignment: The value-producing synergy between your company and your customers.</b> Are you missing any of these four distinct opportunities for increasing Customer Alignment, and limiting your sales growth as a result? Take this survey to find out.<p>There has been a lot of chatter over the …

“Sharing Economy” Could Reach $335 Billion by 2025, But Will It Get a New Name?

Whatever the controversies surrounding services such as Uber and Airbnb — from the contractor vs. employee debate to municipal regulation — the …

You Need an Innovation Strategy

Despite massive investments of management time and money, innovation remains a frustrating pursuit in many companies. Innovation initiatives frequently fail, and successful innovators have a hard time sustaining their performance—as Polaroid, Nokia, Sun Microsystems, Yahoo, Hewlett-Packard, and …