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Polkadot Community Approves Parachain Auctions

Key Takeaways The first Polkadot parachain auctions will begin in November. The move is seen as a major step toward enacting multichain interoperability. DOT token is responding to the news.  A proposal for Polkadot’s first parachain auctions was approved by its community today. These parachains are said to be the “last piece of core functionality”…

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Community Clinics Shouldered Much of the Vaccine Rollout. Many Haven’t Been Paid.

Community clinics in California say they haven’t been paid for at least 1 million covid-19 vaccine doses given since January, creating a “massive cash flow problem” for some and complicating efforts to retain staff. Clinics in other states, including Michigan and Mississippi, are also awaiting payment. The delays stem from the distinct way federally qualified…

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Prioritize Community Physicians for Clinical Trial Diversity | Opinion

Clinical trials must continue to evolve to more closely reflect a diverse population. This includes knowing which physicians talk to their patients about such trials and which are incentivized to do so. Policy can play a big part in incentivizing this expansion, such as reform to Medicare and Medicaid that reimburse physicians for talking to…

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Building Community Is Good Business

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. In decades past, advertising used to be the predominant form of businesses communicating with and attracting a large number of customers. While still crucial, today, advertising has taken a backseat to the attention a business or brand can receive by doing good for their community and those…

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B/R CFB Community: Evaluating Your Selections for CFB Players Who Need More Hype

In college football, stardom typically doesn’t blossom overnight. For most players not named Trevor Lawrence, it takes years for their talent to be recognized. Today, with the help of many, we hope to begin this transformation process for some…

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Introducing the Community Experience Podcast

by Jillian Benbow on September 13, 2021 If you’ve been following SPI lately, you know we’re all about community building. So we created a podcast! If you’ve been following SPI over the past year or so, you know we’ve opted to focus very intentionally on community building. So much so that we launched SPI Pro,…

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The Community Spotlight 2021.08.28

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight! I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host as we go back and check out the best community created content from the last week!I hate to start things off with a bug report, but this is important. There have been…

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Community on campus: As college students return, a focus on well-being

As colleges and universities in the United States start the fall semester, they’re seeking to rebuild community – not only as a way to support students, but also to help curb pandemic opt-outs.Between the springs of 2020 and 2021, undergraduate enrollment declined by 4.9% – some 727,000 students – a plummet led by community colleges, according to the National…

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B/R CFB Community: Evaluating Your Dark-Horse Heisman Candidates

Once upon a time, a man placed a $50 bet on Joe Burrow to win the 2019 Heisman Trophy. He was given 200-1 odds. No one, at least initially, gave it much thought. Less than six months later, he was $10,000 richer …

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Why community could be the next big thing in marketing

“I was just being selfish. I wanted a way to talk to people who understood what I was doing — which is the entire ethos of community.” “A lot of people feel isolated and wonder why they can’t find someone that gets them — and you can find that online in the right places.” The…