Culture May Determine Cyber Attacks: But Everyone In DC At Risk

Washington, DC June 26, 2014 / MM Globalwire /  Attacks on computer networks globally and in Washington, DC are a persistent and growing challenge for information security officials. “We need to find a new way to figure who is carrying out the attacks and what they are after,” said Dr. Charmaine Sample of Carnegie Mellon University. “When we question the norm,...

Ellicott City Lawyers Receive Award from Development Corporation for Israel

Ellicott City, Maryland, March 12, 2014 / MM Globalwire /  Alan Fishbein and Brenda Fishbein, a husband and wife team of lawyers in Ellicott City, Maryland, received an award from the Development Corporation for Israel / Israel Bonds for their continued participation and strong support of the annual Israel Bonds Campaign. The Fishbeins have been part of the vibrant...

Graduating? Good Luck Finding a Job in Maryland

College graduates have job opportunities, but have to look to the right market. College seniors are dreaming of six-figure salary jobs, but are there any out there? The recent stats point to that dream as being, well, just a dream. Unemployment among college grads aged 25-34 has grown to 3.7 percent, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. But, it’s not the unemployment...

ezSeat Helps Compliance Officers Schedule FINRA Exams in San Francisco

(San Francisco), February 6, 2014 / MM Globalwire / Wealth management professionals must pass certain certification exams in order to meet financial industry regulations and requirements. These exams are in place to protect investors and help guarantee market integrity. The exam content is owned by FINRA, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. FINRA is the largest...

Super Bowl, Beer, Chips and a Horrible House Fire in Fallston

Fallston, January 31, 2014 / MM Globalwire / – It’s that time of year. Super Bowl weekend games is in full swing, and so are the bowl game parties.  Beer? Check. Chips and Salsa? Check. Big fire in the chimney? Check. Most Americans have only one concern on their minds during Super Bowl weekend – whether their team will win or not. But, there’s a lurking...

Prometric Simplifies FINRA Exams with In-Person, Red Carpet Executive Testing

“I don’t have the time to travel to a test center and take time out of my very busy day to maintain my FINRA Continuing Education requirements.” This is an often heard problem in the high-paced lives of financial industry executives. To solve the problem, Prometric – a nationwide testing center that executes FINRA exams – created a simple solution:  Red Carpet...

State of Tech: A Guide to the Q4 2013 Earnings Season that Boldly Predicts the Winners and Losers, Including Oracle, Corning, and Many More

PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Next Inning Technology Research (http://www.nextinning.com), an online investment newsletter focused on technology stocks, has issued updated outlooks for Oracle (NYSE: ORCL), Corning (NYSE:GLW), Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ), Texas Instruments (Nasdaq: TXN), and Cypress Semiconductor (Nasdaq: CY). Financial writer Steve...

FINRA Exam Creates Anxiety for Financial Advisors in Denver

Denver, Jan. 9, 2014 / MM Globalwire / — If you want to be a financial advisor, broker or investment professional, you’ll need to be licensed by FINRA – the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. Licensing requires studying for, taking and passing certain FINRA exams, and that can be a nerve-racking experience! “For many adults, even those who are very...

Financial Advisors Prepare for The FINRA Exams in Boston

Boston, Jan. 8, 2014 / MM Globalwire / — So you want to be a financial advisor, broker or investment professional. Well, you’ll need to be licensed by FINRA – the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, which is the largest independent regulator for all securities doing business in the United States. FINRA’s job is protecting the investor and helping guarantee...

サイバーセキュリティ = 高まる重要性

今日世界が抱えている最重要課題は、データをどのように保存、利用、共有、そして保護すべきか、という事です。 IT 業界で近年最も急速に拡大している最重要分野の1つは、ご存知の通り「サイバーセキュリティ」です。 米国では10月を「国家サイバーセキュリティ啓蒙月間」とし、米国国土安全保障省は官民の関係者すべてに対し、安全確実で耐障害性を持つサイバー環境を構築するよう推進しています。 企業と個人向けにテクノロジーを指導する...