Category: Featured

11Oct
Economics & BusinessFeatured

How and When to Grow Your Company’s Accounting Function

hortly after we had started our consulting firm, Whitestone Partners, we began an engagement with a home healthcare business. As we do in almost all of our engagements, we asked to see the...

20Sep
EducationFeatured

$100 Million Awarded in Contest to Rethink U.S. High Schools

An organization announced on Wednesday that it had chosen the winners of $10 million grants in a competition to rethink the American high school. The organization — the XQ Institute, which is backed by...

20Sep
FeaturedHealth

Regular M.R.I. Is Safe During Pregnancy

Having an M.R.I. during pregnancy presents no danger to the fetus or the offspring, researchers have found, but the risks appear to change when a contrast agent is used. Researchers tracked 1,424,105...

20Sep
Economics & BusinessFeatured

Former House Speaker John Boehner Joins Washington Law Firm

John A. Boehner, the former speaker of the House who left Congress and his leadership post last year, is joining Squire Patton Boggs, a Washington-based law firm long known for its lobbying work. However,...

20Sep
FeaturedSports

Liverpool have made more in transfer sales than any European club since 2010

Liverpool have made more off transfers than anyone in Europe between 2010-2016, beating out the likes of Valencia, Juventus, Benfica and Porto to claim the top spot, according to CIES Football...

20Sep
FeaturedSports

Ballon d’Or rules change as the top award splits from FIFA

It looks like the Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo will end up going down in history as the only two FIFA Ballon d’Or winners. That’s because France Football, the magazine that established the...

05Sep
FeaturedSports

Barcelona as club opens New York City office

Barcelona have re-signed Ronaldinho, sort of. The La Liga giants announced that the Brazil legend will serve in an ambassador role as the club gets set to open a new office in the United States....

31Aug
Economics & BusinessFeatured

Uber is rolling out fully electric vehicles in London

A handful of Uber drivers in London are now driving fully electric cars as part of a new three-month study. The San Francisco taxi-hailing company, which already has thousands of hybrid Toyota Prius cars...

28Aug
FeaturedHealth

All Donated Blood in U.S. Should Be Tested for Zika, F.D.A. Says

The Food and Drug Administration on Friday took steps to safeguard the nation’s blood supply from the Zika virus, calling for all blood banks to screen donations for the infection even in states where...

28Aug
EducationFeatured

ITT College Chain Barred From Enrolling Students With U.S. Aid

The federal Department of Education imposed strict new rules on Thursday on one of the nation’s largest for-profit education companies, ITT Educational Services, barring it from enrolling new students...