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Jul 10, 2013, 08:00 ET New Executive Information Technology (IT) Certificate Series Helps Professionals Focus On Advancing Careers

It is no secret that Information Technology plays a major role in the success of any organization, said Phil Farr, the founder of Dallas-based IT...


Oct 23, 2012, 08:30 ET IT Project Failure Often Comes With Early Warning Signs, Says Presenter

Dr. Leon Kappelman has a sense of urgency when communicating to others the importance of keeping information technology (IT) projects on track....


Oct 16, 2012, 08:00 ET Presidential Election Plays Major Role in Upcoming Conference

The upcoming Presidential election will play a major role in at least one of the topics planned during the Accounting and Financial Reporting Update, ...


Oct 01, 2012, 08:00 ET Annual Reporting Conference Designed With a Focus on the Current U.S. Economy

Current developments in industry reporting changes are the focus of the annual Accounting and Financial Reporting Update, scheduled November 7, 2012, ...


May 07, 2012, 07:00 ET Stock Analysts Gain Critical Insight into Oil & Gas Company Financial Statements with 7th Edition of Petroleum Accounting: Principles, Procedures, & Issues

With the rise in oil prices and evolution of new technologies for exploration and production, petroleum company stocks have become one of the hot...


Apr 17, 2012, 07:30 ET PDI's Certificate Program in Private Investigations Debuts on Top 25 Private Investigator Training and Education List

The PDI/University of North Texas Certificate Program in Professional Private Investigations was recently named the fifth highest ranked program on a ...


Mar 05, 2012, 06:00 ET Early Sales Hit Record High for PDI's 7th Edition of Petroleum Accounting: Principles, Procedures, & Issues

One month after being released, the energy industry reference Petroleum Accounting: Principles, Procedures, & Issues has sold and shipped nearly half ...