Inside LSU’s $56.4M budget shortfall: No money for pay raises, how officials will make up gap, more | Education

Lenore Staats

After several years of flat or increased budgets, LSU is looking at starting next year with $56.4 million less money.

The LSU Board of Supervisors without discussion approved Friday a $1.06 billion spending plan of unrestricted funds – a 5% reduction from this year’s $1.12 billion. The budget covers LSU’s colleges in Alexandria, Baton Rouge, Eunice, and Shreveport as well as the medicals schools and Pennington Biomedical Research Center.

LSU executives weren’t that concerned, noting that much of the shortfall will be made up with the use of one-time money, such as leftover salaries from unfilled positions, and increases in

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Personal motivations drove Red Sox to Thursday victory – News – telegram.com

Lenore Staats

The Red Sox have 15 games left in this 2020 season, and it’s worth exploring the motivations behind recent performances by certain players.

Rafael Devers, Bobby Dalbec and Mike Kickham were the standouts Thursday night at Tropicana Field. Devers and Dalbec both homered while Kickham enjoyed his best outing since July 2013.

The worst team in the American League East beat the best. Boston squeezed out a 4-3 victory, its fourth win in its last six games.

Devers is on a four-game hitting streak thanks to two singles and a two-run homer. He’s pounded out six extra-base hits in that

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Global Business Intelligence Market Future Growth, Business Prospects, Forthcoming Developments and Future Investments by Forecast Till 2027

Lenore Staats

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Aug 13, 2020 (Heraldkeepers) —
Business Intelligence market is the category of technological solutions and services employed by an organization for the analysis of data created through business operations and analysis of information associated with structure of business. Business Intelligence market involves the usage of intelligence technologies which handle significant amount of data.

Increase in usage of cloud computing systems is the key driving factors which are expected to boost the global Business Intelligence Market growth. Furthermore, rise in demand for analysis-based and data evident business decisions

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Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) Shares Sold by Citizens Financial Group Inc RI

Lenore Staats

Citizens Financial Group Inc RI decreased its stake in shares of Ecolab Inc. (NYSE:ECL) by 3.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund owned 8,692 shares of the basic materials company’s stock after selling 305 shares during the period. Citizens Financial Group Inc RI’s holdings in Ecolab were worth $1,729,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

A number of other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of ECL. Dupont Capital Management Corp increased its position in shares of Ecolab by 43.0% in the first quarter. Dupont

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WHERE TO GET LOAN FOR BUSINESS

Lenore Staats

Every year, thousands of people start their own companies. According to the Small Business Administration (SBA), there were 27.9 million small companies abroad in 2010. Many of these, more than 75 per cent have been listed as “non-employer” companies by the government, meaning the owner is the only individual employed at the company.

It’s necessary that you find ways to fund your business before your company can have any chance of becoming an incredible (or even just profitable). Check out an online startup cost calculator to estimate what it will cost to launch your company. Although the figure may sound … Read More