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2013-12-13 23:19:40

Game On! Learning, the thought leader in serious learning games for the corporate learning market, has announced a January webinar that will be delivered in conjunction with Training magazine. Gainesville, Florida, US (PRWEB) December 13, 2013 The 1-hour webinar, titled “Leveraging Game-Based Mobile Learning to Anchor Your Organization’s Critical Knowledge”, is scheduled for January 22, 2014 at 1:00 pm eastern time. The event will be co-presented by Game On! Learning’s chief game...

2013-12-11 23:04:26

Includes Best Practices and Insider Tips on Creating and Managing Effective Mentoring Programs Bellevue, WA (PRWEB) December 11, 2013 Chronus Corporation, a mentoring and talent development software provider, will host a series of free webinars this quarter to teach best practices in designing and managing corporate mentoring programs. Chronus webinars are designed for enterprise-scale organizations interested in starting, managing, or improving employee mentoring programs. "Start...

2013-12-09 23:03:41

The Schoolhouse Review Crew is composed of 250 homeschool families that review and blog about homeschool products. For six weeks, the families spend time reviewing these products and sharing their experiences on their blogs. The Blue Ribbon Awards highlight 2013’s favorite homeschool products. Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 Since launching in 2012, Picaboo Yearbooks has been revolutionizing the yearbook industry by offering schools of all sizes no minimum order requirements,...

2013-12-06 23:20:49

In recognition of National Mentoring Month, Dr. Jain gives advice on how to become a responsible and affective mentor for both professional and personal . (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 “No one is born to be an expert at anything. A person isn’t created with an intricate knowledge of the world. People have certain strengths and personality traits that are helpful in certain areas, but it takes an invested teacher and mentor in order to develop a strong path for those who are less...

2013-11-28 23:22:09

AddictionMentor.com is a new website devoted to mentoring and supporting people dealing with addiction and recovery in a convenient, outside-the-box way, by providing an online platform for them to take advantage of the expertise and life experience of Mentors. Perth Amboy, New Jersey (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 A new website, Addiction Mentor, has been launched to help support those dealing with almost any type of addiction, including but not limited to substance abuse, family related...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'