In the latest chapter in the long-running policy dispute between retailers and the financial industry over who is responsible for improving consumer data security, an array of financial groups has launched a new campaign to pressure Congress to pass legislation requiring more protections from merchants.
In an endeavor that could prove to be an effective workaround for the headaches caused by patent reform, Allied Security Trust is launching an initiative to allow patent owners to sell their intellectual property to relevant companies in the technology and automotive sectors.
Explore six ways to feel rewarded at work and away from the office. Plus: Craft Beer Week's high-production commercial is worth a laugh.
New research from the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council argues that the state is doing better than many others on the diversity front but still has a ways to go—but focusing on improving diversity could prove a major differentiator for the economic center of New England's economy.
The Benefacts database, formally unveiled this week, will make information about Ireland's nonprofits available to the public. The strategy, modeled after GuideStar, was partly funded by the Irish government.
Associations generally are expanding services and staff, but economic pessimism among leaders is gradually rising, and more organizations are thinking about cuts this year than last, according to a new report on how the economy is affecting the sector.
The association whose academic journal helped create a phenomenon out of coloring books targeted at adults says that such books are a great tool but don't replace a licensed art therapist.
The growing popularity of gap years, which received additional attention thanks to a decision by President Obama's daughter to travel before she attended Harvard, highlights the reasons why the American Gap Association exists. Here's how the group is working to expand interest in the gap year.
A Japanese restaurant association is using temporary tattoos to warn tourists about the potential dangers of soba-noodle allergies. Even if you're allergic, at least you get a cool tattoo out of the process.
Leveraging media outlets can be the best way to get the word out about your conference, and here's how to do it. Plus: The benefits of social recruiting.