Deborah Jacobs

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Name: Deborah Jacobs
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

How To Find Out What Coworkers Earn

Whether you are negotiating for a raise or standing up for your legal rights, knowing what coworkers make gives you the upper hand .Let’s say the company is about to transfer you to a new city with a higher cost of living . Don’t count on management ... [Published Forbes.com - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Can't listen to the ACLU to improve policing

Well, I read Deborah Jacobs, the former director of the American Civil Liberties Union here in St. Louis, and her comments were basically laughable ("Improving the police is a challenging long-term endeavor," Aug. 26). Let’s remember that the ACLU automatically ... [Published STLtoday.com - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Debut Author Hits The Jackpot With Novel About Alzheimer's

Many people dream about writing the great American novel. Matthew Thomas 39, has actually done it, with a novel about Alzheimer’s – a disease that will impact the lives and estate plans of many baby boomers. It’s a magnum opus born of personal experience ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lankan E-Library Program Receives 2014 Access to Learning Award

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has named a government-run initiative in Sri Lanka as the recipient of the 2014 Access to Learning Award in recognition of the program's success in providing underserved Sri Lankans in rural areas with free access to ... [Published Philanthropy News Digest - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Sri Lanka's E-Library Nenasala program receives US$ 1 million International Access to Learning Award

* Aug 19, Colombo: Sri Lankan government's E-Library Nenasala program conducted by the e-Sri Lanka Project of the Presidential Secretariat has received the 2014 Access to Learning Award.The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Monday presented US$ 1 million ... [Published Colombo Page - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Two Documents Every 18-Year-Old Should Sign

If you are about to send a child off to college or to a gap-year program, you’re probably busy with last-minute shopping, packing and worrying about roommates. Here’s one more thing you should do as you prepare for the big separation: Ask this young adult ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Why that backache could really be all in your head

Ever take a day off from work and tell your boss you needed a sick day, when what you really needed was a mental health day?Deborah Jacobs, an HR professional who sits on the advisory council of the Disability Management Employer Coalition, says you're ... [Published Marketplace - Aug 14 2014]
First reported May 30 2014 - Updated May 30 2014 - 1 reports

Considering self-publishing?

If you are an accomplished writer with something to say, and you are not already involved in direct publishing, then you really should consider this option — even if you dream of acquiring a power-agent and a traditional publisher (they are much more ... [Published SeekerBlog - May 30 2014]
First reported May 08 2014 - Updated May 08 2014 - 1 reports

Gates Foundation Ending Global Libraries Program Over Next 3-5 Years

Here’s the Full Text of a Gates Foundation Blog Post by Deborah Jacobs, Director of Global Libraries Program:The foundation has decided to conclude our work in Global Libraries over the next three to five years. This transition will happen slowly with ... [Published School Library Journal - May 08 2014]

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...of poor rural residents throughout Sri Lanka," said Deborah Jacobs, director of the global libraries initiative at the Gatesthe Gates Foundation. "people are getting locally relevant information and hands-on experience in the subject areas that matter most to them. community members have a real investment in these centers, which promotes their longevity and sustainability for many years to come."

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How To Find Out What Coworkers Earn [Published Forbes.com - Sep 02 2014]
Can't listen to the ACLU to improve policing [Published STLtoday.com - Aug 28 2014]
Debut Author Hits The Jackpot With Novel About ... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 25 2014]
Sri Lankan E-Library Program Receives 2014 Acce... [Published Philanthropy News Digest - Aug 21 2014]
Sri Lanka's E-Library Nenasala program receives... [Published Colombo Page - Aug 19 2014]
Two Documents Every 18-Year-Old Should Sign [Published Forbes.com - Aug 15 2014]
Why that backache could really be all in your head [Published Marketplace - Aug 14 2014]
Considering self-publishing? [Published SeekerBlog - May 30 2014]
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