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2014-08-13 23:05:33

Lone Star to Publish Series of Articles Discussing the Effective Use of Decision Analysis Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Lone Star Analysis, internationally recognized business and technology decision support, modeling, and simulation, and a trusted provider of advisory services that address highly complex client issues, announces the launch of a series of articles on demystifying decision analysis (DA). The fact is, decision analysis is mystery to some and not fully understood by...

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2014-06-28 04:52:05

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Walk across any casino floor and you will see games that, from an outsider's perspective, are clearly random. Playing your chances on which card will next be turned up, where the ball will bounce and land on a roulette wheel or how the dice will roll in a hot hand of craps are examples of placing your fate squarely in the realm of chance. Unless, of course, you are the one playing at any of these tables. There is something deeply...

2014-05-09 23:04:35

Walking with a TrekDesk treadmill desk will not conflict with critical thinking skills. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 Just last week Stanford University released a study showing that an individual could increase their creative thinking skills by as much as 60% walking on a treadmill desk, such as the TrekDesk. However for critical thinking skills other than creativity they noted a marginally slight decline. New research out of the University of Michigan found actually no negative...

2014-04-10 14:42:23

The willingness of decision makers to take risks increases when they play games of chance with money won earlier. Risk taking also rises when they have the opportunity to compensate for earlier losses by breaking even. This outcome was demonstrated by Dr. Kaisa Hytönen, a Finnish Aalto University researcher in neurofinance, together with her international colleagues. There are frequently various linkages between financial decisions: the circumstances accompanying the decision are...

2014-03-05 08:23:05

DUBLIN, Mar. 05, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/vkkzsl/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Cyclohexylbenzene Industry" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) 'Concise Analysis of the International and Chinese Cyclohexylbenzene Industry' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global cyclohexylbenzene...

2013-12-12 23:23:25

Picaboo Portfolio Books have empowered these youth to find their voices and share their stories through a platform that allows their creativity to flourish. Redwood City, CA (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 A Backpack Journalist is a program devoted to helping youth find their voice by presenting them with real world experiences and using critical thinking to share their stories. Through their workshops, students learn to develop 21st Century Learning skills through various modules focused on...

2013-10-31 23:24:58

Pushes Boundaries of Business Apps for iPad and Android Tablets Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Every day employees across organizations must solve difficult problems and make tough decisions that impact the bottom line. Kepner-Tregoe (KT), the global capability development and consulting company, announced the launch of the new Kepner-Tregoe Tablet App, created to help employees manage these business challenges whether they are on a shop floor, in the field, at a remote office or...

2013-10-17 23:01:25

Education World's new student discussion guide, “Malala’s Courage,” poses thought-provoking questions and links to resources that help students explore Malala Yousafzai’s significance to the world. Meriden, CT (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 Education World has added a student discussion guide, “Malala’s Courage,” to its current-events resources. The guide’s thought-provoking questions and links to additional resources help students explore Malala Yousafzai’s significance...

2013-10-07 12:42:57

Ideologues on both ends of the political spectrum are equally likely to believe their opinions are superior to others', but their feelings of superiority emerge for distinct political issues, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. These findings suggest that, while people with moderate attitudes tend to be more evenhanded, those on the extreme ends of the political spectrum seem especially convinced that their...

2013-10-03 23:33:58

New Features Transform Web Tool into Comprehensive Student/Teacher 21st Century Critical Thinking Platform New York, NY (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 Citelighter, the company responsible for the intuitive and easy to use, fully automated research and citation tool, has released its 21st century critical thinking platform aimed at providing students with a constructive learning framework and teachers with the necessary tools to gather previously unknown, unique insights into their students’...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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