Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Partnering with OSHA for a safer workplace – Infographic

November 10, 2012 5:28 pm News, Signs

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, offers an indispensable service to ensure employees operate in a workplace that is free from illness and injury. Whether you are an employee or an employer, a safe and secure workplace is essential. While safety and freedom from health related issues is important on the job, OSHA […]

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5 Real Bank Heists That Inspired Movies

June 18, 2012 1:40 pm Film, News

There are a number of real life heists that inspired movies, from bank robberies to airplane hijackings and train robberies.  Some got away with the money, while others didn’t get away with anything. Boys in the Bank (1975) source: Wikipedia This 1975 movie was based on a heist at Chase Manhattan Bank on the 22nd […]

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Best Heists In History

March 19, 2012 3:33 pm News

The word ‘heist’ comes from the term ‘hoist,’ actually. A heist is really not a lot different from plain old larceny or theft. But with a heist, there is a certain level of sensationalism…..the crime is so spectacular or involves so much money, it tends to garner attention. Some of the best heists in world […]

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The Biggest Start-up Killing Business Mistakes

August 8, 2011 12:06 pm News

Too many startup businesses don’t make it past that all-important third year. Any number of outside factors can contribute to a failing small business, but there are plenty of mistakes made by new business owners that lead to failure time and time again. When it comes time to start your business, it’s important to not […]

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Minneapolis Pays Zombies

August 25, 2010 12:00 pm Bizarre, Humor, News

A group of 4 men and 3 women are being paid $165,000 by the city of Minneapolis after they were arrested and jailed for two days while dressed as zombies, walking (lurching) down the street with audio equipment playing music from an iPod, as a form of protest over “mindless consumerism”. Never formally charged with […]

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Craigslist Killer – Don’t Be One

August 17, 2010 10:40 am featured, Humor, News

Philip Haynes Markoff, also known as the “Craigslist Killer” seemed to have everything going for him.  He had nice parents, a great fiance, a great academic career, and was in school to become a doctor.  Unfortunately, something was lacking for Phil, so he started soliciting sexy services off Craigslist and robbing the sexy-service providers.  He […]

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