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Selma, Lynching, and Civil Rights - Fri, 13 Feb 2015 20:12:48 +0000
I’ve been on something of a Civil Rights binge recently. This includes watching the movie Selma and making my way through Taylor Branch’s classic trilogy of the Civil Rights Movement. So far, I’ve read the first volume, Parting the Waters, and am halfway through the second, Pillar of Fire. What has struck me as I’ve […] Read more.

Education and the Rental Economy - Thu, 21 Mar 2013 18:28:06 +0000
In the past few years, particularly in the wake of the Great Recession, many commentators have noticed a trend all across the economy: consumers have been eschewing the idea of owning things in favor of renting them. This so-called rental economy can be seen in a host of areas, from home rental instead of ownership […] Read more.

A Small-Business Owner Goes Back to School the MOOC Way: Part 3, the Textbook - Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:20:29 +0000
This is the third post about my experience taking a MOOC (massive open online course). In part 1, I discussed the basics of the class and shared my early thoughts about the Coursera experience. In part 2, I expressed my frustration with the course assignments and humbly admitted to failing the second assignment. The Introduction […] Read more.

 
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Meet the Team: Ben Painter -
Get to know creative director Ben Painter in this Q&A. Ben is responsible for the design and appearance of both products and advertising, in addition to playing a key role in strategic direction and company operations. How did you get started in your field? I wanted to be a lawyer. Luckily that didn’t stick thro[...] Read more.

Meet the Team: Sean Dove -
Sean Dove joined Milestone Documents in January 2016 as our first in-house software engineer and web developer. Graduating from the University of North Texas in 2011 with a B.S. in Business Computer Information Systems, he is responsible for improvements to the Milestone Documents site design, functionality, and user exper[...] Read more.

Meet the Team: Sarah Robertson -
Sarah Robertson manages customer service, bookstore relations, and rights/permissions for Milestone Documents. She graduated from Southern Methodist University in 2009 with a B.A. in English and History and a minor in Spanish. Sarah then went on to obtain a M.A. in History, with a focus on the American Southwest, from SMU [...] Read more.