provide methodological leverage for evaluating performance because of a large available sample, variation both across type of appointee (careerist and noncareerist) and within type (background characteristics) for similar positions with uniform appointment criteria and legal authority, and a statutorily designed evaluation scheme with clear criteria for performance.
Raji is only the second Iranian-American to be nominated for an ambassadorship
Having a fan base of middle-aged women was pivotal to Swab's securing a brand ambassadorship
with an outdoor living company that was trying to reach a similar audience.
Robert Stephen Beecroft, currently US ambassador to Iraq, was nominated for the ambassadorship
in Egypt, where that position has been vacant since August.
The fashion icon, striking a similar chord to the one she hit when approached about ambassadorship
rumors this past June and in 2009, said through a spokesperson that she has no interest in leaving Vogue, where she claims to be very happy.
London, Feb 22 (ANI): The selection of Louis Susman, a lawyer and banker from President Barack Obama's hometown of Chicago, in place of an experienced diplomat has raised new questions about his pre poll campaign promises to change politics and not continue the practise of doling out prized ambassadorships
Because the ambassadorships
were informal, the Appraisal Institute didn't necessarily target a particular country, instead relying on individuals that had life-experience, expertise or often visited a particular country.
All administrations routinely employ the machinery of government for political advantage by such means as timing announcements to benefit supporters or awarding ambassadorships
to big contributors.
Retired generals, admirals, and air chief marshals have been appointed chancellors of universities, hold ambassadorships
to dozens of countries, and even preside over the Pakistan Squash Federation.
At the Annual Educational Conference in Providence last June, I announced that we were launching a new program called NEHA Ambassadorships
in the coming year.
this year, including Richard Egan of EMC Corp.
The foreign minister also explained that she has approved some personnel reshuffles in the meantime, including her June 4 decision to move 26 people who were set either to take up ambassadorships
or to return home after completing such overseas postings.