by Clip Syndicate
As policy makers wrestle with how to handle the digital remains people leave behind on sites like Google and Facebook after they die, a new state law expanding access to the deceased's accounts could set a national trend. Delaware Gov. Jack Markell signed a bill this month that gives estate attorneys and other fiduciaries more control of their deceased clients' digital data, including email, social media and cloud storage data.
Read more Job Alert for 8-21-14
by Clip Syndicate
Walmart will hire up to 95 associates to work at the new Walmart Neighborhood Market slated
to open this fall in Cabot. A temporary hiring center has opened at 1102 S. Pine St.
Applications will be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Interested
applicants may also apply online at http://careers.walmart.com.
Through Walmart’s Veterans Welcome Home Commitment, the company will offer a job to any
qualified veteran who has been honorably discharged within the past 12 months.* Interested
veterans may find out more at http://walmartcareerswithamission.com.
Walmart provides a benefits program to eligible full- and part-time associates. For example,
it provides a variety of affordable health and well-being benefits including health-care
coverage with no lifetime maximum. Walmart also offers eligible associates matching 401(k)
contributions of up to 6 percent of pay, discounts on general merchandise, an Associate Stock
Purchase Program and company-paid life insurance. Additionally, eligible associates receive a
quarterly incentive based on store performance.
The majority of new associates will begin work in October to help prepare the store for its grand opening.
Concentra is looking for talented professionals who will embrace and personify the Company
values of: A Healing Focus, A Selfless Heart, and A Tireless Resolve.
Successful candidates will be those who exemplify the welcoming, respectful & skillful
behaviors that support our Company focus on excellence in health, wellness, customer service
and a passion for lifestyle change.
Under supervision, assists the Center Administrator in the supervision and coordination of
activities of Center staff to ensure optimal level of center operations and customer
satisfaction according to Concentra policies, practices and procedures.
Assists in planning and preparing work schedules and assigns colleagues to specific duties.
Assists in ensuring the financial performance of the center.
Assists in developing and maintaining new policies, procedures and training programs for the
Assists with hiring, training, and evaluating Center operations colleagues in consultation
with Human Resources.
Assists Center Medical Director with the hiring, training, disciplining and terminating of
back office personnel.
Assists in the preparation and review of operational reports and schedules to ensure accuracy
Assists Center Administrator in conjunction with Human Resources in the implementation of
Human Resource policies and procedures for Center personnel.
Assists in preparing annual budgets.
Assists with on-site tours and training of Center personnel to present clinic services to
clients to ensure achievement of established goals.
Provides technical support and/or resources to client and Center personnel.
Assists with managing on-site nursing services provided by Center to client companies,
including billing counseling, and supervision of on-site personnel.
Assists in enhancing communication between Client Company and Center and identification of
problems with service to clients.
Supervises testing by medical staff to ensure proper performance, and ensures all
certifications are current and regulatory procedures are adhered.
Assists in monitoring marketplace trends and gathers competitive information.
Assists in coordinating and consolidating services with local vendors to obtain best prices
for goods and services obtained.
Facilitates productivity and customer service.
Performs other duties, as assigned.
A key member of the Membership, Volunteer, Program Department, the Membership Specialist is
responsible for developing, retaining, and increasing girl/adult membership in assigned
geographic area; recruits and provides ongoing support to volunteers; assists in developing
and implementing plans for membership extension in all markets; represents and extends Girl
Scouting in the community through presentations, collaborative efforts, and networking; and
ensures the Girl Scout Program is visible and accessible within assigned geographic area.
MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES 1. Recruit volunteers to work with girls in a variety of settings
using traditional and non-traditional means. 2. Develops and administers effective special
short-term programs focused on recruitment of girls 3. Effectively identifies, analyzes, and
solves problems, and successfully handles conflict resolution in assigned areas. 4.
Establishes and maintains contact with community organizations and educational institutions
to deliver Girl Scouting to underserved girls by implementing programs under the guidance and
supervision of the Council’s Program Director. 5. Encourages and supports Service Units and
volunteers in their areas under the guidance of the Volunteer Pathways Department 6.
Recruits, trains, and provides on-going support, supervision, and direction to administrative
volunteers in assigned geographic areas by interpreting GSUSA and council policies,
standards, and procedures, and by ensuring the availability of support services to enable volunteers to carry out their jobs effectively.
Read more Report: Tumblr Is Growing, But Not Helping Yahoo's Bottom Line
by Clip Syndicate
Yahoo does not have a traffic problem. Neither does Tumblr . Yahoo does have an ad problem, though — and it's not clear whether Tumblr can do much to fix that. Those are the takeaways from a new report from eMarketer in its first forecast of Tumblr's users and advertising prospects. Martin Utreras, senior forecasting analyst at eMarketer, wrote in the press release, because Tumblr's user base is not directly correlated with ad views, slowing growth is not a bell tolling for Yahoo's demise.
Read more 'Blackfish' Director Talks SeaWorld Revenue Drop: "People Are Truly Willing To Change Ethically"
by Clip Syndicate
SeaWorld's second-quarter earnings continued a recent dive, but whether the decline is due to Blackfish -- last summer's controversial documentary about killer whales in captivity -- has become its own controversy. On Aug. 13, SeaWorld Entertainment reported year-to-date losses of 5 percent in revenue and a 4.3 percent slide in attendance, with second-quarter revenue down 1 percent and attendance up 0.3 percent.