Back to overview,Home naval-today USA: Secretary of Navy Recognized as One of the Top 50 CEOs View post tag: Navy Authorities USA: Secretary of Navy Recognized as One of the Top 50 CEOs View post tag: £50 View post tag: Recognized View post tag: one View post tag: Top View post tag: Defense View post tag: Secretary Share this article View post tag: CEOs View post tag: Defence View post tag: Naval March 29, 2013 Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus was recently recognized by an online jobs and career community as one of the top 50 highest rated CEOs.Glassdoor released its annual report announcing the top CEOs earlier this month; Mabus was included on this list as the CEO for the Department of the Navy. Two hundred ninety-nine anonymous individuals independently contributed to Mabus receiving an over 81 percent positive rating on his leadership of the Navy. Mabus was the only leader of a federal agency to be recognized on the list.“This award is rightly shared by the many great leaders, both uniformed and civilian, present throughout the Department,” said Mabus. “I appreciate being recognized and it is especially meaningful knowing the rating is based upon feedback provided by current and former service members and Navy civilians,” Mabus said.For a CEO to be eligible to be included in Glassdoor’s report, they must receive at least 100 approval ratings from employees during the past year. This rating is based on information employees provide Glassdoor about their last place of employment and whether they approve or disapprove of their former CEO.While the comments posted on the site as part of the survey varied greatly, most reflected an appreciation of the importance Mabus places on maintaining partnerships around the globe. Many reviews by current and former service members indicated international travel and opportunities to “see the world” were among the most positive aspects of a career in the Navy. One reviewer who was identified as a former sonar technician cited travel and “being a part of something larger than yourself” as a “pro” of naval service.Mabus is part of a short list of top CEOs nominated from a pool of 250,000 others. Additional top-ranked CEOs include Apple CEO Tim Cook, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerburg, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Starbucks CEO Howard D. Schultz.[mappress]Naval Today Staff, March 29, 2013; Image: US Navy View post tag: News by topic
Halle Shoults of Oxford, IndianaIndianapolis, in. — Miss Indiana State Fair 2019 Halle Shoults of Oxford, Indiana, is a sophomore at Purdue University majoring in Speech Language & Hearing Sciences, with a minor in Critical Disabilities. She is an active member of Ann Tweedale Cooperative at Purdue University, Gear Up! Benton County (event founder & coordinator), 4-H, and Purdue Lilly Scholars Network. Halle enjoys a variety of activities such as attending Purdue sporting events, coaching young showman in showmanship and horsemanship at the state and local 4-H Horse & Pony Club levels, and totally embraces being Flawesome! She looks forward to a career in a hospital or rehabilitation facility specializing in pediatric trauma patients and children with disabilities.The Indiana State Fair Queen plays a key role in promoting the Indiana State Fair by traveling nearly 6,500 miles during June and July to approximately 45 counties in preparation for the Indiana State Fair, August 2-18, 2019.Click Here to request the Indiana State Fair Queen to make an appearance at your event!Top Contestants1st Runner-Up: Miss Boone County2nd Runner-Up: Miss Elkhart County3rd Runner-Up: Miss Warrick County4th Runner-Up: Miss Scott County Raegan Bowling, Miss Putnam CountyJanelle Mitzner, Miss LaPorte CountyLauren Ziliak, Miss Vanderburgh CountySylvia Harris, Miss Tipton CountyEmily Kilmer, Miss Jasper CountyMiss Congeniality: Emily Scott, Miss Gibson County
Associated Press reported a two-year initiative to sequence the Neanderthal genome (see MSNBC News, and also a separate report on [email protected]). A progressive creationist society headed by Dr. Hugh Ross, Reasons to Believe, is predicting the results “will show Neanderthals did not evolve into modern humans.” RTB has long contended that Neanderthal Man had nothing to do with the original Adam and Eve. According to the RTB article, only about 0.03% of Neanderthal DNA has been sequenced so far. Comparisons to date show Neanderthal distinctives yet some overlap with modern human DNA – yet too little data to establish the amount of relatedness. “There are no firm answers yet about how humans picked up key traits such as walking upright and developing complex language,” according to the AP article; ”Neanderthals are believed to have been relatively sophisticated, but lacking in humans’ higher reasoning functions.”Of course the Neanderthals don’t believe they are lacking in higher reasoning functions, because they were not invited to the panel. For a contrasting view of Neanderthal place in a Biblical history, see Answers in Genesis. For earlier entries here on Neanderthal comparisons with modern man, see 06/06/2006, 02/27/2006, 01/24/2006, 09/23/2005, 05/19/2005, 02/25/2005 and 10/01/2004, or search for Neanderthal or Neandertal in the search box above.(Visited 12 times, 1 visits today)FacebookTwitterPinterestSave分享0
The by-election to Dhemaji legislative constituency in Assam began this morning where a straight contest is on between BJP’s Ranoj Pegu and Congress’ Babul Sonowal.The bypoll was necessitated to the constituency following the election of earlier BJP MLA Pradan Baruah as MP from Lakhimpur Lok Sabha seat after Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal left his parliamentary seat.“The polling has begun at 7 a.m. Everything is going smoothly as of now and we hope that maximum number of people will take part in this exercise,” Roshni Aparanji Korati told PTI who is Dhemaji LAC Returning Officer and the Deputy Commissioner of Dhemaji district.The counting will take place on April 13.A total of five candidates are trying their fortune in this poll with the main contest likely to take place between BJP’s Ranoj Pegu and Congress’ Babul Sonowal.The other three candidates are CPI(M)’s Jadu Hazarika, SUCI(C)’s Hem Kanta Miri and Independent Rajkumar Doley.The constituency has a total of 2,19,751 voters, of which 1,12,510 are male and 1,07,241 are females.The elections are being held at 273 booths and authorities have earmarked 20 as very sensitive polling stations, while 141 are sensitive.