Continuing education

Smartria® and Kitces.com Partner to Offer Investment Adviser Representative Continuing Education (IAR CE) Under New NASAA Model Rule

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Friday, August 5, 2022 - 2:54pm

Smartria is proud to partner with Michael Kitces and Kitces.com, the preeminent industry thought leader in advisor education, said Mac Bartine, CEO of Smartria.

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  • Smartria is proud to partner with Michael Kitces and Kitces.com, the preeminent industry thought leader in advisor education, said Mac Bartine, CEO of Smartria.
  • Smartrias partnership with Kitces.com is a natural fit as we continue to innovate our compliance platform with new and distinctive offerings.
  • Under the rule, an investment adviser representative is required to complete 12 CE credits annually to maintain their IAR registration.
  • For pricing and information about Smartria, visit https://www.smart-ria.com/ or contact Smartria by telephone: (833) 497-6278 or email: hello@smart-ria.com .

Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition winning pieces go on display

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Monday, August 1, 2022 - 9:00am

HONG KONG, Aug 1, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 38th HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and 8th HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show are fully open to the public at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) until 2 August.

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  • HONG KONG, Aug 1, 2022 - (ACN Newswire) - Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 38th HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and 8th HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show are fully open to the public at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) until 2 August.
  • As one of the highlight events this year, the 23rd Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition award presentation ceremony was held on the opening day of the shows.
  • Open Group Best of Show Award, Title of design: The Dream of Butterfly, Designer: Yuen Ching-chi, Sponsor: Sharon Yuen Jewelry Design, Category: Pendant/Brooch
    The Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition is jointly organised by the HKTDC, the Hong Kong Jewellers' & Goldsmiths' Association, Hong Kong Jewellery & Jade Manufacturers Association, Hong Kong Jewelry Manufacturers' Association and the Diamond Federation of Hong Kong.
  • - Hong Kong International Jewellery Show: https://www.hktdc.com/event/hkjewellery/en/product
    - Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem and Pearl Show: https://www.hktdc.com/event/hkdgp/en/exhibitor-list
    - Winning pieces from Open Group and Student Group: https://bit.ly/38tpjYw
    The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade.

HealthTrust University Underscores Supply Chain Excellence and Resiliency in a World Disrupted

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Thursday, July 28, 2022 - 10:00am

HealthTrust Performance GroupSM , a leading improvement catalyst for healthcare, hosted the 24th annual HealthTrust University (HTU) conference to recognize, educate and inspire leading healthcare systems across the country around supply chain excellence, sustainability and innovation benefiting patients and communities.

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  • HealthTrust Performance GroupSM , a leading improvement catalyst for healthcare, hosted the 24th annual HealthTrust University (HTU) conference to recognize, educate and inspire leading healthcare systems across the country around supply chain excellence, sustainability and innovation benefiting patients and communities.
  • With the theme, Boldly Forward, The Future of a World Disrupted, the live event was held July 25-27 in Nashville.
  • HTU22 featured expert insights and best-practice sharing in support of supplier diversity, staffing shortages and supply chain innovation.
  • 99% indicated that they think about supply chain in a much different way today than they did three years ago.

Michael G. Johnson Appointed President & CEO of Harlem Educational Activities Fund

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 8:30pm

HARLEM, N.Y., July 27, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF), the nonprofit college access program that opens doors to college and meaningful careers for students from underserved communities across New York City, today announced that Michael G. Johnson has been appointed President & CEO, effective August 1, 2022. Mr. Johnson will be responsible for end-to-end leadership of the organization, from setting the vision to direct oversight of day-to-day education program execution, development, and operations.

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  • "We are thrilled to welcome Michael to Harlem Educational Activities Fund," said Karla Maloof , Chair, HEAF Board of Directors.
  • "I am excited to join Harlem Educational Activities Fund," said Michael G. Johnson, newly appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, HEAF.
  • Mr. Johnson will succeed interim President & CEO Fern Khan, an 18-year trustee of HEAF and Dean Emerita, Division of Continuing Education, Bank Street College of Education.
  • Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF) is a high-impact supplemental education and youth leadership nonprofit that helps motivated New York City public school students from underserved communities become high-achieving college graduates.

Moraine Valley, Green Flower collaborate to offer noncredit cannabis programs

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 4:30pm

Learn more about Moraine Valley's noncredit cannabis programs at mvcc.cannabisstudiesonline.com .

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  • Learn more about Moraine Valley's noncredit cannabis programs at mvcc.cannabisstudiesonline.com .
  • For more information on noncredit classes, contact Corporate, Community and Continuing Education at (708) 974-5735 or communityeducation@morainevalley.edu .
  • Founded in 2014, Green Flower is the industry leader in cannabis education, empowering thousands of consumers, regulators, and professionals with the knowledge they need to succeed in the emerging cannabis industry today.
  • Moraine Valley Community College is one of the largest community colleges in Illinois, serving 26 communities in the southwest suburbs of Chicago.

Generation USA Partners with Three City University of New York Campuses Through the Verizon Skill Forward Initiative

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Wednesday, July 27, 2022 - 2:00pm

Then, Generation USA and its partners create a learning experience that uses practical, hands-on learning in an accelerated, online-first format.

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  • Then, Generation USA and its partners create a learning experience that uses practical, hands-on learning in an accelerated, online-first format.
  • Verizon Skill Forward training programs at CUNY include: Digital Marketing Analyst, IT Support Specialist, and Junior Web Developer.
  • "That's why we are excited to be partnering with these three campuses within the CUNY system through the Verizon Skill Forward initiative."
  • Founded in 1963, Kingsborough Community College is Brooklyn's only community college and is part of the City University of New York (CUNY).

American Public Education to Webcast Second Quarter 2022 Results Conference Call

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Tuesday, July 26, 2022 - 2:30pm

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) plans to release second quarter 2022 results after the close of U.S. financial markets on August 9, 2022.

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  • CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., July 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) plans to release second quarter 2022 results after the close of U.S. financial markets on August 9, 2022.
  • A replay of the live webcast will also be available starting approximately two hours after the conclusion of the live conference call.
  • (Nasdaq: APEI), through its institutions American Public University System (APUS), Rasmussen University , Hondros College of Nursing , and Graduate School USA , educate the service-minded student by providing career-focused higher education and career learning.
  • APUS, which operates through American Military University and American Public University, is the leading educator to active-duty military and veteran students* and serves approximately 90,000 adult learners worldwide via accessible and affordable higher education.

Vector Solutions Earns Reaccreditation as an IACET Provider of Continuing Education and Training

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Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 5:41pm

Tampa, FL, July 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vector Solutions, the leader in eLearning and workforce training solutions for the architecture, engineering, construction (AEC), industrial and facility management industries, has achieved reaccreditation compliance by theInternational Association for Continuing Education and Training(IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

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  • Tampa, FL, July 19, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vector Solutions, the leader in eLearning and workforce training solutions for the architecture, engineering, construction (AEC), industrial and facility management industries, has achieved reaccreditation compliance by theInternational Association for Continuing Education and Training(IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs).
  • In addition to IACET, Vector Solutions is approved for more than 100 different accreditations from national and state boards, as well as professional organizations.
  • As the official standard for continuing education and training, IACET CEUs are recognized by a wide range of organizations.
  • The International Association for Continuing Education and Training is the premier standards-setting organization for continuing education and training.

Six Flags Offers Thrills, Inclusivity and Safety for Everyone

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Thursday, July 14, 2022 - 11:00am

This offering, coupled with the IBCCES certification at our parks, shows our unwavering commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.

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  • This offering, coupled with the IBCCES certification at our parks, shows our unwavering commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
  • Six Flags is synonymous with thrills, but safety and inclusivity is the cornerstone of everything we do, said Jason Freeman, Vice President, Public Safety and Risk Management.
  • Completing the certification process across all of the US parks is a momentous accomplishment for the Six Flags team.
  • Six Flags is committed to creating an inclusive environment that fully embraces the diversity of our team members and guests.

GROUPM NAMES DR. BRIAN DASHEW AS HEAD OF LEARNING & DEVELOPMENT FOR NORTH AMERICA

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Wednesday, July 13, 2022 - 1:15pm

NEW YORK, July 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- GroupM, WPP's media investment group, announced today that Dr. Brian Dashew has been named Head of Learning & Development for North America and will lead GroupM University, the recently launched learning and development hub dedicated to employee growth. In his role, Dashew will be responsible for leading, designing, and executing industry-leading learning experiences and professional development curriculum within GroupM University.

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  • NEW YORK, July 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- GroupM, WPP's media investment group, announced today that Dr. Brian Dashew has been named Head of Learning & Development for North America and will lead GroupM University, the recently launched learning and development hub dedicated to employee growth.
  • In his role, Dashew will be responsible for leading, designing, and executing industry-leading learning experiences and professional development curriculum within GroupM University.
  • This includes offering continuous learning grounded in professional skills and career progression, such as the new Launch Pad program.
  • Speaking about the importance of learning to GroupM's business, "GroupM University and this appointment of Dr. Brian Dashew aren't just people strategy for us.