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Clayton Christensen's Disruptive Prescription for Healthcare

Harvard Business School Professor Clayton Christensen has developed a model that explains the market chaos that follows a game-changing innovation in any particular field.  Using examples from the steel, computing, chemistry, and financial industries, he explains the three enablers that make an innovation game-changing: technology, a cost-effective business model, and …

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New York Getting Serious About Green Building

The State of New York is getting serious about green building, and that should be piquing the interest of businesses that provide products and services to the green building sector.  A recent expansion of the New York “green building” law, coupled with increasing government attention toward renewable energy, is creating …

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Julius Genachowski, FCC Chairman, Backs Net Neutrality

During a speech at the Brookings Institute on Monday, Federal Communications Chairman Julius Genachowski discussed his support for net neutrality. He suggested that the existing guidelines set forth by the FCC for net neutrality should be codified for regulation purposes.  According to cnet news, two new guidelines that Genachowski advocates …

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Top 10 Cyber Universities Named by The New New Internet

The New New Internet has published a list of the Top 10 Universities Preparing Future Cyber Security Professionals.  As the need for cybersecurity professionals swells, universities across the nation are helping to train the next generation of cyber professionals.  Each university on The New New Internet’s list is certified by …

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DHS Searching for Wiki Administrator

The Department of Homeland Security National Cyber Security Center is currently searching for a company to administer the Cyber Operations Wiki System. The statement of work states that the project is set aside for a veteran-owned business. The Wiki is designed to faciliate the ready exchange of expertise between various …

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Creigh Deeds and Bob McDonnell Speak at Potomac Officers Club

Deeds and McDonnell addressed the Potomac Officers’ club today, with Mr. McDonnell speaking first and Mr. Deeds following immediately afterward.  As expected, candidates reiterated campaign talking points and took the occasional jab at their opponent, with main areas of focus for including job creation, transportation, and education. Both candidates emphasized …

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Bob McDonnell and Creigh Deeds: Stare and Compare

Bob McDonnell and Creigh Deeds will be speaking to the Potomac Officers’ Club at a “Stare-and-Compare” event next week on September 10th (click here to register), and they recently spoke to ExecutiveBiz.  Here’s ExecutiveBiz’s “stare-and-compare” of the Virginia Gubernatorial Candidates. Q: How do you plan to make Virginia a more …

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ExecutiveBiz Interviews Bob McDonnell: “We Need to Keep Taxes, Regulation and Litigation to a Minimum”

ExecutiveBiz recently had the pleasure of speaking with ex-Virginia Attorney General and current candidate for Governor of Virginia, Bob McDonnell.  In this ExecutiveBiz exclusive interview, McDonnell outlines his plans for ensuring Virginia’s energy independence and promoting the growth of Virginia’s small businesses, and highlights his political, military, and executive leadership experience. …

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