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How U.S. Multinationals Bring Home $12B-Plus Yearly, Tax Free: UMD Study

U.S.-based multinational corporations move an average of $12 billion in taxable income back into the country each year, tax free, through complex...

Jan 22, 2015, 11:30 ET

UMD Alumni Launch Startups With Help from their Alma Mater

 University of Maryland alumni are getting help launching new businesses this year thanks to a new program from the Dingman Center for...

Jan 21, 2015, 15:52 ET

Five Questions About China's Latest GDP Growth Report with UMD's Anil K. Gupta

China's latest GDP data reinforce the widely held belief that the days of break-neck economic growth are indeed coming to an end. At 7.4 percent,...

Dec 15, 2014, 14:34 ET

Researchers Use Text-Mining Software to Predict Success, Failure of D.C. Restaurants

Using a database of 130,000 Yelp reviews of restaurants in Washington, D.C., two professors and a Ph.D. student at the University of Maryland's...

Dec 02, 2014, 13:26 ET
Finally a DYI manual to guide executives to master the daily challenge of managing their responsibilities AND their personal needs

Mastering the CEO's Greatest Challenge: Strategies for Staying Cool in the Executive Hot Seat

A much-needed DIY manual is now available to guide executives through the core personal challenge they face each day.  In Mastering the...

Dec 01, 2014, 18:12 ET
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For the Second Consecutive Year, Jonathan H. Parker Selected Member of The National Advocacy for DUI Defense (NAFDD)

For the second consecutive year, Jonathan H. Parker of Parker & Maloney of Miami was recognized by NAFDD, an organization that awards the...

Nov 20, 2014, 20:31 ET

H-E-B presenta el último comercial de los San Antonio Spurs que saldrá al aire en 2014

 H-E-B y los San Antonio Spurs presentan, nuevamente, otra ronda de anuncios de televisión con los legendarios jugadores estrellas; Tim...

Nov 20, 2014, 19:49 ET

H-E-B Releases Fourth San Antonio Spurs Commercial For The Season

 Amid the flurry of excitement over the new 2014-2015 San Antonio Spurs commercials, H-E-B has released the fourth and final commercial slated...

Nov 20, 2014, 16:32 ET

Webrooming Signals Online Retail Decline: UMD Marketing Expert

 Post-recession shoppers, some cautious, others shortcutting to bargains, are increasingly webrooming.   The tactic involves studying...

Nov 18, 2014, 20:41 ET

H-E-B Gives Customers First View Of New San Antonio Spurs Commercials Slated To Air In 2014

 H-E-B and the San Antonio Spurs are at it again with another round of legendary television commercials featuring star players Tim Duncan, Manu...

Nov 10, 2014, 12:32 ET

Driehaus Museum Announces Lineup of Holiday Programs

The Driehaus Museum offers fascinating concerts, tours, family events and more! The lineup for 2014 holiday programming follows: Twinkling trees,...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:30 ET

Michigan Business Challenge Kicks Off 2015 Competition with Addition of Social Impact Track

The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...

Oct 27, 2014, 09:03 ET

UMD's Smith School to Open Center with $6 Million in Gifts

The University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business will study enterprise and markets at a new center of excellence funded by $5...

Oct 17, 2014, 10:26 ET

The Last Time Your Child Had A CT Scan - Did You Know What The Radiation Dose Was?

It's back to school and more youth than ever are involved in some type of sporting activity. That's why approximately three million youth are seen...

Oct 15, 2014, 08:35 ET

The H L Turner Group Inc. Expands Use of Its Patented High Efficiency "E-Max Hybrid™" Solar/Geothermal Heating and Cooling System Design

 The H L Turner Group Inc. was awarded a US Patent for its high efficiency  "E-Max Hybrid™" solar/geothermal heating and cooling...

Oct 13, 2014, 08:30 ET
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$1M Grant Fuels Global Focus at UMD's Smith School

A new $1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will fund the Center for International Business Education and...

Oct 07, 2014, 08:35 ET
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Turner Group Wins Three "Cornerstone Awards" From the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of New Hampshire for Its Zero Energy Building (ZEB) Project

 The H L Turner Group Inc. (Turner Group) was recently awarded three "Cornerstone Awards" by the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of...

Oct 02, 2014, 07:30 ET

Michigan Ross Student-led Venture Funds Open Call for Business Plan Submissions

 The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan's Stephen M. Ross School of Business...

Sep 30, 2014, 13:11 ET
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Women of Smith to Take Center Stage in DC

 Female managers often underestimate their value when negotiating raises and promotions, a keynote speaker from the University of Maryland's...

Sep 15, 2014, 14:27 ET
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Turner Group Predicts The Pace of Zero Net Energy Building Construction Will Exceed Expectations

 William A. (Bill) Turner, PE, LEED AP®, Sr. VP of The H L Turner Group Inc. (Turner Group) and President/CEO of Turner Building Science...