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Kaplan International Centers To Introduce Carnegie Speech’s NativeAccent® In 23 English Schools In North America

Kaplan International Centers To Introduce Carnegie Speech’s NativeAccent® In 23 English Schools In North America

Kaplan International Centers announced today a partnership with Carnegie Speech to launch its online NativeAccent® program in 23 of Kaplan’s English-language schools in North America.

The Washington Post Company To Acquire Forney Corporation

The Washington Post Company To Acquire Forney Corporation

The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Forney Corporation, a global supplier of products and systems that control and monitor combustion processes in electric ...

William Altman Named Chief Technology Officer Of Post–Newsweek Stations

William Altman Named Chief Technology Officer Of Post–Newsweek Stations

Post–Newsweek Stations announced today that William Altman has been named Chief Technology Officer.

Colloquy To Partner With Brandeis University’s Division Of Graduate Professional Studies To Support Two Online Master’s Programs

Colloquy To Partner With Brandeis University’s Division Of Graduate Professional Studies To Support Two Online Master’s Programs

Colloquy, a division of Kaplan, Inc., the leading global education provider and a subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO), today announced a new partnership with Brandeis University’s Division of ...

The Washington Post Company To Invest In FaithStreet.com

The Washington Post Company To Invest In FaithStreet.com

The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) today announced it will make an investment in FaithStreet.

Kaplan EdTech Accelerator Announces Inaugural Companies Selected For Mentoring And Business Development

Kaplan EdTech Accelerator Announces Inaugural Companies Selected For Mentoring And Business Development

The Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, powered by TechStars, today announced the 10 startup education technology companies selected to participate in its intensive three-month mentoring and business development program ...

(Photo: Business Wire)

(Photo: Business Wire)

GE Capital and Slate’s Roadshow for Growth rolls into Detroit today as part of a six-month, 20-city tour that will address the issues of middle market businesses, a sector that generates $9 trillion in annual revenue ...

The Digital Skeptic: Online Education Cuts Value of Higher Ed in Half

The Digital Skeptic: Online Education Cuts Value of Higher Ed in Half

The $475 billion higher ed market will slide to about $245 billion. That's right: School is out.

Berkshire Hathaway's Holds; GMCR's Bottom Line: Best of Kass

Berkshire Hathaway's Holds; GMCR's Bottom Line: Best of Kass

In these highlights from his trading diary this week, Doug Kass comments on Berkshire Hathaway and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters.

Buffett's Sins of Omission

Buffett's Sins of Omission

  Two instances where Buffett could have better served Berkshire shareholders by selling.

Berkshire Debrief: Resting on Laurels

I believe the beast is becoming unmanageably large.

Income Ideas: 10 High Dividend Yield Stocks Being Exited By Short Sellers

Income Ideas: 10 High Dividend Yield Stocks Being Exited By Short Sellers

If you are looking to invest in dividend paying stocks, a good starting point for potential candidates is to analyze [...]

20 S&P500 Stocks Reporting Earnings This Week With History Of Upside

20 S&P500 Stocks Reporting Earnings This Week With History Of Upside

Looking to trade on earnings season? To create this stock list we sorted through a list of S&P stocks reporting earnings [...]

New York Times Snagged in Digital Divide

New York Times Snagged in Digital Divide

New York Times digital ad sales fell in the first quarter, a sign traditional media continues to struggle against Google, Yahoo, et al.

Boston's Globe Lowers Paywall for City's Embrace

Boston's Globe Lowers Paywall for City's Embrace

The Globe removed its paywall after Monday's attack, underscoring its role in the city and the puzzle of adding subscribers.

The Newspaper Paywall Delusion

The Newspaper Paywall Delusion

Newspapers that erect paywalls become newsletters and create market vacuums that will be filled.

Washington Post Company Stock Upgraded (WPO)

Washington Post Company Stock Upgraded (WPO)

Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) has been upgraded by TheStreet Ratings from a hold to buy.

With A Big Overhaul Planned For The SAT®, Kaplan Test Prep Survey Finds That Parents Are More Likely Than High School Students To Think The College Admissions Test Needs A Shake-Up

With A Big Overhaul Planned For The SAT®, Kaplan Test Prep Survey Finds That Parents Are More Likely Than High School Students To Think The College Admissions Test Needs A Shake-Up

It’s no surprise that teens and their parents have differing views, but on the topic of shaking up the SAT, high school students are decidedly -- and surprisingly -- more “old school” than their parents.

Salmon: Paywalls Rise

Salmon: Paywalls Rise

More newspapers are erecting paywalls. This might help with their finances, but it won't make them any more relevant.

Apple Is Trading Below Its 50-day Moving Average. But Not These Stocks...

Apple Is Trading Below Its 50-day Moving Average. But Not These Stocks...

Some 83% of S&P 500 stocks are trading above their 50-day moving averages.

The post Apple is trading below its 50-day moving average. But not these stocks... appeared first on Smarter Investing.

Kaplan Test Prep Comments On The 2014 U.S. News & World Report Graduate School, Business School, Law School And Medical School Rankings Issued Today

Kaplan Test Prep Comments On The 2014 U.S. News & World Report Graduate School, Business School, Law School And Medical School Rankings Issued Today

It doesn’t have the glamour of any of the recent Awards shows, but when U.

With Advanced Placement Key To College Admissions And Financial Aid Success, Kaplan Test Prep Launches AP Edge Review Courses

With Advanced Placement Key To College Admissions And Financial Aid Success, Kaplan Test Prep Launches AP Edge Review Courses

With the expense of college weighing heavily on the minds of many high school students and parents, scoring well on Advanced Placement (AP) exams can be an effective strategy for defraying tuition costs, as high AP...

The Washington Post Company Completes Sale Of The Herald To Sound Publishing

The Washington Post Company Completes Sale Of The Herald To Sound Publishing

The Washington Post Company (NYSE:WPO) announced today that it has completed the sale of The Herald, a daily and Sunday newspaper headquartered in Everett, WA; La Raza; and its other print and online products to Sound...

Stocks Rally, Reversing a Slump, as Earnings Give a Jolt

Stocks Rally, Reversing a Slump, as Earnings Give a Jolt

The Dow rallies Friday to reverse a two-day losing steak and boost the index into positive territory for the trading week.

3 Stocks Pushing The Diversified Services Industry Lower

3 Stocks Pushing The Diversified Services Industry Lower

TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the diversified services industry lower today, Feb. 22, 2013.

Stock Futures Looking Higher After HPs Upside Surprise

Stock Futures Looking Higher After HPs Upside Surprise

Stock futures are pointing to a higher open on Friday as earnings from HP give investors reprieve from a two-day losing streak

The Washington Post Company Reports 2012 And Fourth Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company Reports 2012 And Fourth Quarter Earnings

The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO) today reported net income attributable to common shares of $131.

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Less Than A Third Of Pre-Meds Plan To Go Into Primary Care, Diagnosing A Deteriorating Doctor Shortage Crisis Across The United States

Kaplan Test Prep Survey: Less Than A Third Of Pre-Meds Plan To Go Into Primary Care, Diagnosing A Deteriorating Doctor Shortage Crisis Across The United States

Don’t expect to get a doctor’s appointment quicker or spend less time in the waiting room of your primary care physician anytime soon.

Kaplan Announces EdTech Startup Accelerator Program To Empower Innovative Education Companies

Kaplan Announces EdTech Startup Accelerator Program To Empower Innovative Education Companies

Kaplan, Inc., the global education services company and largest subsidiary of The Washington Post Company (NYSE: WPO), announced today the launch of the Kaplan EdTech Accelerator, powered by TechStars, an intensive...

Kaplan Test Prep Announces University Of Florida Student Justin Correll As The Winner Of Its Where Will You Take You $25,000 Sweepstakes

Kaplan Test Prep Announces University Of Florida Student Justin Correll As The Winner Of Its Where Will You Take You $25,000 Sweepstakes

Justin Correll, a student at the University of Florida’s college of engineering and native of Jacksonville, is the winner of Kaplan Test Prep’s annual Where Will You Take You $25,000 Sweepstakes.