Hiring Managers Rank Best and Worst Words to Use in a Resume in New CareerBuilder Survey
PR Newswire - Thu Mar 13, 3:00AM CDT
One in six (17 percent) hiring managers spend 30 seconds or less, on average, reviewing resumes, according to a new CareerBuilder survey. A majority (68 percent) spend less than two minutes. With so little time to capture interest, even a candidate's word choice can make a difference. The nationwide sample of employers identified which commonly-used resume terms are overused or cliche and which are strong additions.
USA TODAY Sports Images, Major League Soccer launch official MLS online photo store
PR Newswire - Wed Mar 12, 10:42AM CDT
USA TODAY Sports Images and Major League Soccer (MLS) today officially launched mls.fanphotos.com, the official online photo product store for MLS fans.
Why Chiquita Brands, McClatchy, and Intercept Pharmaceuticals Jumped Today
Dan Caplinger, The Motley Fool - Motley Fool - Mon Mar 10, 7:00PM CDT
On Monday, investors originally went into a near-panic following the release of troubling economic data from China indicating an unexpected plunge in exports. Yet over the course of the day, the market clawed back all but a small fraction of its...
Chase Rankin Becomes President and Publisher of Arizona Daily Star
Marketwire - Mon Mar 10, 5:00PM CDT
Chase Rankin, vice president of advertising, sales and marketing, has been promoted to president and publisher of the Arizona Daily Star.
PointRoll's Social Engager Leverages Multi-Source Data to Alter Creative on the Fly for Mobile Facebook & Twitter Users
Business Wire - Mon Mar 10, 1:34PM CDT
Advertisers can engage prospective consumers with high-function immersive ad experiences through mobile display units in social media, thanks to a new product line from PointRoll. PointRoll today launched its Social Engager(TM) suite, which delivers sophisticated, dynamic ad creatives directly within the Facebook News Feed and Twitter stream, reaching consumers where they engage most on the mobile web with creative that is altered dynamically through data feeds.
Why McClatchy Company (MNI) Is Soaring on Monday
at The Street - Mon Mar 10, 1:30PM CDT
The McClatchy Company (MNI), which owns regional media properties such as The Charlotte Observer and The Sacramento Bee, is soaring on reports the consortium it belongs to, Classified Ventures, has put online property Cars.com up for sale.
Pent Up Supply From Extreme Winter Results In Buyer's Market This Spring
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 10, 7:00AM CDT
Cars.com, the leading online resource for buying and selling new and used cars and a comprehensive digital marketing resource for car dealerships and manufacturers, reports exceptionally high inventory levels on dealership lots due to low sales over the challenging winter season. As a result, incentives and discounts from manufacturers and dealers are abundant this month.
FCC Chair Holds Line on Newspaper, Network Mergers
at The Street - Fri Mar 07, 10:38AM CST
Local TV limits and other media rules are teed up for March 31 commission vote.
Mack-Cali Updates Northern and Central N.J. Leases - Analyst Blog
Zacks Equity Research - Zacks Investment Research - Fri Mar 07, 10:10AM CST
Mack-Cali disclosed the fourth-quarter 2013 leasing details of its office and office/flex commercial real estate assets in Northern and Central New Jersey.
Dividends, Earnings Results, Stock Movements, Upcoming Conferences, and Board Elections - Analyst Notes on Gannett, Thomson Reuters, Meredith, Graham Holdings, and The New York Times
PR Newswire - Thu Mar 06, 10:30AM CST
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Companies Losing Money to the Skills Gap, According to CareerBuilder Study
PR Newswire - Thu Mar 06, 4:00AM CST
Did you know that, on average, a company loses more than $14,000 for every job that stays vacant for three months or longer? That one in six companies loses $25,000 or more?*
Ex-Dividend Alert: 3 Stocks Going Ex-Dividend Wednesday: AFB, BBL, GCI
at The Street - Tue Mar 04, 9:00AM CST
AFB BBL GCI are going ex-dividend Wednesday, Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 5:00 AM ET
Diamond Analytics Launches Industry's First Diamond-Based Core-Shell HPLC Column
PR Newswire - Tue Mar 04, 8:00AM CST
Diamond Analytics, a pioneer in diamond-based core-shell column technology, today announced the release of a new line of High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) columns. Diamond Analytics FLARE columns offer unique selectivity and expand the existing range of analytical capabilities in separation science using diamond-based technology, which allows for research into new areas of HPLC methods development.
Meredith Completes KMOV-TV Buyout - Analyst Blog
Zacks Equity Research - Zacks Investment Research - Mon Mar 03, 3:10PM CST
Meredith concluded the buyout of KMOV-TV, the CBS affiliate in St. Louis, from Gannett and Sander Media LLC for $177 million.
HomeFinder.com Launches Ultimate Home Transformation Sweepstakes
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 03, 12:21PM CST
HomeFinder.com, a leading digital real estate site, today announces its inaugural Ultimate Home Transformation Sweepstakes is open for entries. U.S. homeowners have the chance to be one of ten randomly chosen winners to receive $20,000 intended for home renovation projects. Homeowners can enter to win at: www.homefinder.com/sweepstakes. The entry period runs through 11:59 p.m. Central Time on May 31, 2014 and the winners will be chosen in ten entry period drawings throughout the duration of the sweepstakes.
Classified Ventures Announces Agreement to Sell Apartments.com Business to CoStar Group
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 03, 6:48AM CST
Classified Ventures, LLC ("CV"), a leading provider of digital marketing solutions in the automotive and apartment rental categories, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to sell its Apartments.com business for $585 million in cash to CoStar Group, Inc., a leading provider of commercial real estate research and information services. The sale follows a September 2013 announcement that the Company and its Board of Directors would explore strategic alternatives for Apartments.com. CV was advised by Moelis & Company and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. The transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2014.
Gannett reports Classified Ventures' agreement to sell Apartments.com
PR Newswire - Mon Mar 03, 6:21AM CST
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is pleased to report that Classified Ventures, LLC has agreed to sell Apartments.com, which represents approximately one-fourth of Classified Ventures net income, for $585 million to CoStar Group Inc. (Nasdaq: CSGP). The transaction is subject to regulatory approval, and Classified Ventures expects the transaction to close during the second quarter of 2014.
Gannett and Sander Media complete sale of KMOV-TV
PR Newswire - Fri Feb 28, 11:30AM CST
Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) and Sander Media LLC announced today they have completed the previously announced sale of KMOV-TV in St. Louis, MO, to Meredith Corporation (NYSE: MDP), following the receipt of regulatory approvals.
Meredith Corporation Completes Acquisition Of KMOV-TV In St. Louis
PR Newswire - Fri Feb 28, 11:30AM CST
Meredith Corporation (NYSE:MDP;www.meredith.com), one of America's leading media and marketing companies, today announced it has completed its acquisition of the broadcast assets of KMOV-TV, the CBS affiliate in St. Louis, from Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE:GCI) and Sander Media LLC, for $177 million. The transaction will not have a material effect on Meredith's third quarter or full year fiscal 2014 financial performance.
New-Car Transaction Prices Fall for Second Consecutive Month
PR Newswire - Fri Feb 28, 7:00AM CST
Cars.com, the leading online resource for buying and selling new and used cars and a comprehensive digital marketing resource for car dealerships and manufacturers, estimated today that the average transaction price (ATP) this month for light-vehicles in the United States was $29,520, down $362 (-1.2 percent) from January and $1,320 (-4.3 percent) from February 2013.