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World Futures: Education, Training, Learning And Knowledge: Part 5

By ANDY ANDEWS
Los Alamos World Futures Institute

In the previous columns of this series a bubble model was introduced with individual models bouncing around in a fluid of information and knowledge.

Bubbles can unite with other bubbles to form bigger bubbles such as families, companies, government entities, and other groups of bubbles and even countries. In so doing, the individual bubbles and amalgams must communicate with other bubbles, adapt and contribute.

The rules for interaction, which defines how the bubbles  all get along or not, defines the culture of a bubble, whatever its


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On The Job In Los Alamos: Patrick Sullivan At LACDC

On the job in Los Alamos this afternoon is Executive Director Patrick Sullivan at the Los Alamos Commerce and Development Corporation at 190 Central Park Square. Sullivan worked for the LACDC for seven years, spent four years working elsewhere and returned to the LACDC 3.5 years ago as executive director. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com


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On The Job In Los Alamos: Lisa Scott At LANB

On the job in Los Alamos this morning is Customer Service Representative Lisa Scott at Los Alamos National Bank at 1200 Trinity Dr., where she has been employed for 19 years. #worklosalamos #wherediscoveriesaremade. Photo by Carol A. Clark/ladailypost.com


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Investment Seminar ‘Retirement: Making Your Money Last’ – Considerations For Retiring Employees April 13

EDWARD JONES News:
 
The Los Alamos National Security contract renewal is quickly approaching, and you may be considering when you should retire, and if you are financially ready to retire.
 
To assist long-term employees nearing retirement, Shelly Wiemann, Financial Advisor at Edward Jones, is holding a retirement planning seminar in a small-group setting. 
 
This seminar will be held at 3 p.m. Friday April 13.
 
More information about the seminar can be found at https://www.edwardjones.com/shelly-wiemann

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Job Fair At UNM-Los Alamos 1-4 p.m. Today!

Employers, like these recruiters in the foreground from Lowe’s home improvement store in Espanola, look to attract the best local talent to their companies at the UNM-LA Job Fair in 2017. Photo by Nancy Coombs/UNM-LA
 
By BARBARA E. COHEN
UNM-Los Alamos Office of Student Services
 
On a bright spring morning last year, Human Resource Manager Baby Matousek packed her recruitment kit and a list of current job postings for Zia Credit Union, along with an array of engaging gift items, small candy bars and pens designed to attract suitable applicants, as well as snacks to help her remain

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Dave Fox Congratulates Petree Garden Center GM

Former Pajarito Greenhouse owner Dave Fox congratulates Petree Garden Center General Manager Laural Hardin Monday morning on the upcoming grand opening of the business. ‘The transition could not have been anything better from Pajarito Greenhouse to Petree Garden Center; especially Laural, who couldn’t be better at what she does,’ Fox said. ‘Laural is purely and simply a gift to Los Alamos.’ Petree Garden Center will hold its grand opening at 9 a.m. Saturday at the new garden center at 2470 East Road, in the building that was formerly the DeColores Restaurant. ‘This would not be possible


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LANL Foundation Call For Applications: Scholarships Available For Nontraditional Students & Native American Students Seeking Business Degrees

LANLF News:
 
The LANL Foundation, through the Los Alamos Employees’ Scholarship Fund, is accepting applications starting April 2 for Northern New Mexico Tribal Business Scholarships and Regional College/Returning Student Scholarships.
 
This year, both one-time awards increased from $1000 to $1500 to better serve the needs of local students.
 
Tribal Business Scholarships are awarded to qualified applicants pursuing undergraduate degrees in business-related fields such as accounting, finance and business information systems from an accredited post-secondary

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Senior Scam Jam At Betty Ehart Senior Center May 3

MSW News:
 
In April, Money Smart Week partner organizations will host Money Smart Week (MSW) Northern New Mexico, featuring a series of events designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances.
 
Money Smart Week runs April 21-28 throughout Northern New Mexico, but Los Alamos is participating by offering the Senior Scam Jam 1-3 p.m., May 3 at Betty Ehart Senior Center at 1101 Bathtub Row.
 
Get armed with new information and resources that allow older adults and their caregivers to make comprehensive financial decisions with confidence. Learn about

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Scenes From 2017 Entrepreneur Of The Year Feyzi Fatehi Talk At ProjectY Cowork Los Alamos

Feyzi Fatehi speaking at projectY cowork. Courtesy photo

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projectY News:
 
projectY cowork Los Alamos hosted a talk by Feyzi Fatehi, Tuesday, March 27 at 150 Central Park Square. Fatehi is a visiting entrepreneur from California, the CEO of Corent, and was recently named “2017 Entrepreneur of the Year” by the Orange County Business Journal.
 
Audience members had the opportunity to meet a world-class entrepreneur and learn about current trends in Cloud technology, Software as a Service (SaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and other innovations,

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