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Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2018 May 4 - 2:21pm

It’s official. The BAC Education Foundation — a local nonprofit that provides support to entrepreneurs and startups in the area — has rebranded as the AccelerateDFW Foundation. The rebrand is an effort, in part to clarify the organization’s independence from the city (it...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 2:15pm

More than half of U.S. employees were “not engaged,” according to a Gallup Poll. Why’s that important? Giving employees a voice leads to more engagement and greater success, says Keith Martino, a leadership expert. “When we provide employees with access to the corporate...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 2:11pm

Merger and acquisition activity in 2017 was at a high level, thanks to low borrowing costs, a strong equities market, high levels of capital and low rates of organic growth in many industry sectors. Healthcare — including acute care, chronic care, and medical technology — was a...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 2:09pm

What do all these words describe? Most of us would agree they describe some part of Fort Worth – and we love to debate, discuss and dialogue on them. What do we want to be known for, and how do we want to attract people to Fort Worth? We are, after all, two-thirds of DFW. And we love that...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 2:05pm

Suddenly, everyone is talking about sexual harassment in the workplace. Hollywood moguls, television personalities and corporate titans are being held accountable, as the #MeToo movement continues to build. A Washington Post/ABC poll found 64 percent of Americans believe sexual harassment in the...

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 May 4 - 2:00pm

Dr. George Cravens has been spending a lot of time talking up stroke awareness. May is National Stroke Awareness Month, and just last year, studies showed that a critical treatment for stroke patients is effective as far as 24 hours from onset of symptoms, three times longer than previously...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 1:57pm

Fort Worth barreled into 2018 with substantial first-quarter wins on the economic development front that stand to create more than 300 jobs. Leveraged with Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce resources, projects gained momentum with a range of incentives from partners that included the City of Fort...

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 May 4 - 1:53pm

Texas’ energy sector continues to improve, according to the Federal Reserve Bank Dallas’ first-quarter Energy Survey. Oil and gas production and use of oilfield equipment showed improvements, and jobs and employee hours grew. The survey’s business activity index — the...

Posted By Anonymous on 2018 May 4 - 1:49pm

5 a.m. Alarm goes off, and I head to LA Fitness to exercise. 6 a.m. Return home to get ready for work. 7 a.m. Leave the house and drop my 5-year-old daughter and 2-year-old son at school on my way to the hospital. This gives me a chance to spend a little one-on-one time with them in the car....

Posted By Scott Nishimura1 on 2018 May 4 - 1:44pm

Count Robin Carson in the ranks of accidental entrepreneurs. An audiologist for years, she’d always worked for someone else. And then one day, a large corporation bought her employer. “I didn’t want to go big,” she says. “I wanted to keep it personal, and I knew I...

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