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Recent Poll of CEO Coaching International Clients Shows 95% Say Their Business is Stronger Now Than Before the Pandemic

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3 ‘Strong Buy’ Stocks With Over 7% Dividend Yield

Markets are volatile, there can be no doubt. So far this month, the S&P 500 has fallen 9% from its peak. The tech-heavy NASDAQ, which had led the gainers all summer, is now leading the on the fall, having lost 11% since September 2. The three-week tumble has investors worried that we may be on the brink of another bear market.The headwinds are strong. The usual September swoon, the upcoming election, doubts about another round of economic stimulus – all are putting downward pressure on the stock markets.Which doesn’t mean that there are no opportunities. As the old saw goes, “Bulls and bears can both make money, while the pigs get slaughtered.” A falling market may worry investors, but a smart strategy can prevent the portfolio from losing too much long-term value while maintaining a steady income. Dividend stocks, which

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Abstrakt Wins Bronze Stevie Award in 2020 International Business Awards

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Abstrakt Marketing Group was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Most Valuable Corporate Response category in the 17th Annual International Business Awards® today. 

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2020 IBAs received entries from organizations in 63 nations and territories. While this is Abstrakt’s third time being honored as a Bronze Stevie Award Honoree this year, it is their first recognition in the COVID-19 Response categories. The Most Valuable Corporate Response Winners were nominations that had exemplary responses to the pandemic to ensure the well-being of their employees, customers, and communities. 

“This past spring, our executive team understood the need to mobilize our workforce as quickly and efficiently

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Dave Poms Named 2020 Insurance Entrepreneur of the Year at the International Business Awards

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7 Monthly Dividend Stocks To Buy Now For Safe Payouts

The stock market can be broadly separated into two groups — dividend stocks and non-dividend stocks. Among stocks that pay dividends to shareholders, most do so on a quarterly basis. But there are other directions a company can take with its capital return policy. Some companies decide to pay a dividend once per year, while others pay semi-annually. There are even monthly dividend stocks.Income investors may find monthly dividend stocks to be attractive, as they pay 12 dividends per year. Monthly dividend stocks deliver more frequent income payments than stocks with other payout schedules. * 10 Education Stocks to Buy for the Fall School Season This article will discuss our top 7 monthly dividend stocks right now.InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips * Realty Income (NYSE:O) * STAG Industrial (NYSE:STAG) * Shaw Communications (NYSE:SJR) *

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Hub International Partners With InsuraGuest, Inc. To Lower Insurance Premiums And Transfer Risks For Hotel Clients

InsuraGuest coverage and platform transfers high frequency small property and medical guest claims to reduce risk, decrease premiums and generate revenue for hotel operators.

A considerable amount of a hotel operator’s claims is from small property or medical claims that are frequently applied to the general liability policy. This high frequency in claims drives up premium prices. The InsuraGuest solution transfers the risk from the hotel operator by having guests pay a nominal fee per night.  InsuraGuest then pays out these small claims and keeps them off the general liability policy for the hotel operator.  

“Given the current state of the hospitality industry, it is nice to have a new and exciting tool such as InsuraGuest, which will help us lower a hotel’s overall liability costs through claims avoidance. InsuraGuest costs a hotel owner nothing. In fact, it actually generates new revenue while giving us the means to reduce General

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Is Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) Trading At A 40% Discount?

Does the September share price for Standex International Corporation (NYSE:SXI) reflect what it’s really worth? Today, we will estimate the stock’s intrinsic value by projecting its future cash flows and then discounting them to today’s value. We will take advantage of the Discounted Cash Flow (DCF) model for this purpose. It may sound complicated, but actually it is quite simple!

Remember though, that there are many ways to estimate a company’s value, and a DCF is just one method. For those who are keen learners of equity analysis, the Simply Wall St analysis model here may be something of interest to you.

See our latest analysis for Standex International

Crunching the numbers

We are going to use a two-stage DCF model, which, as the name states, takes into account two stages of growth. The first stage is generally a higher growth period which levels off heading towards the terminal value,

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Soccer-Century-maker Ronaldo sets sights on international scoring record

By Philip O’Connor

STOCKHOLM, Sept 8 (Reuters)Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on Ali Daei’s record of 109 international goals following a double in Portugal’s 2-1 Nations League win away to Sweden that saw him reach 101 goals for his country since his debut in 2004.

Having missed Portugal’s Nations League opener against Croatia on Saturday with a toe injury, Ronaldo wasted no time on his return, scoring a first-half free kick and adding a second from open play in the 72nd minute to close in on Iranian Daei’s record.

“I managed to beat this milestone of 100 goals and now (I’ll go) for the record. It’s step-by-step. I am not obsessed because I believe the records come in a natural way,” Ronaldo said.

“When I had this problem in my toe I always knew that I could recover for this second game. I like to be

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International Bancshares Corporation Announces Cash Dividend

International Bancshares Corporation (“IBC”) announced today that on Sept. 4, 2020, IBC’s Board of Directors approved the declaration of a .55 cents per share cash dividend for shareholders of record of Common Stock, $1.00 par value, as of the close of business on Sept. 21, 2020, payable on Oct. 5, 2020. “This cash dividend was made possible because of our company’s strong earnings performance, augmented by the benefits of the 2017 Tax Cut and Jobs Act, and the company’s exceptionally strong capital position,” said Dennis E. Nixon, president and CEO of IBC.

IBC (NASDAQ:IBOC) is a multi-bank financial holding company headquartered in Laredo, Texas, with over $13.3 billion in total assets and 187 facilities and 282 ATMs serving 88 communities in Texas and Oklahoma.

“Safe Harbor” statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: The statements contained in this release which are not historical facts contain forward-looking information

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Cyberattack against international firm impacts health system

A cyberattack against an international software company includes a database breach which may have compromised personal information, a North Carolina hospital system said.

Atrium Health posted a notice of the attack on its website, saying some information, possibly including a person’s name, birth date and doctor’s name, was accessed when cybercriminals targeted Blackbaud, which is one of its vendors, The Charlotte Observer reported Tuesday.

According to the hospital system, no medical records or information about medications or test results were compromised and no credit card or bank account information was stolen.

Blackbaud, which provides donor management software to many institutions around the world, notified Atrium on July 16 of the attack on its systems, according to Atrium’s letter to patients. The newspaper said it obtained one of the letters on Saturday.

In a statement to the Observer, Atrium said “there are still many unanswered questions and we are

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Global International PEO Service Market 2020 Growth Analysis by Key Players, Globally Effective Factors, Trends, Business Plans and Forecast to 2025

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Sep 07, 2020 (CDN Newswire via Comtex) —
The new research report entitled, Global International PEO Service Market 2020 by Company, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025 presents an in-depth study in terms of production, market revenue share, and price. The report showcases a comprehensive study of the overall industry along with various elements such as future trends, drivers, market growth, opportunities, prospects, and limitations inside the respective industry. The valuable information has been given, considering both, the existing top players and the upcoming competitors. The report aims to fulfill the desired needs of clients by offering them with global International PEO Service market information in terms of development and its capacities. The report explains various trends that are expected to shape the future of the market.

The document covers all important regions and countries involved

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Call To Somerville To Display Purple For International Overdose Awareness Day

August 31, 2020

In recognition of International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) on Monday, August 31, and National Recovery Month in September, advocates and officials in Somerville have united in their call for Somervillians to observe both events in a few simple but powerful ways to send a message of support and hope for recovery.

Among the activities, an Overdose Awareness Flag Display will be installed on Monday, August 31, at City Hall. A total of 19 purple flags will be placed near City Hall – 18 in memory of the Somerville residents lost to overdose in 2019 and one larger flag for all those lost in previous years. City Hall will also be lit with purple light throughout the week of August 31 to remember those lost and help raise awareness that the tragedy of overdose death is preventable. All are invited to join in this message in the following

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