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2013-02-12 16:24:43

SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Picture It Settled® announces today the release of an intellectual property case study written by Will Pryor, Mediator, Arbitrator and Adjunct Professor of SMU Law School in Dallas entitled, "Discovering Picture It Settled, Breakthrough Predictive Analytics Software for Negotiation." Pryor shares how the highly-intelligent predictive analytics tool that guides inside and outside counsel through the negotiation process, based on deep data...

2013-02-12 10:47:12

Teenagers from all walks of life who believe people can't change react more aggressively to a peer conflict than those who think people can change. And teaching them that people have the potential to change can reduce these aggressive reactions. Those are the findings of a new study published in the journal Child Development. The research was conducted at the University of Texas at Austin, Emory University, and Stanford University. Prior research has shown that children who grow up in...

2013-02-02 00:20:07

WASHINGTON, Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Director George H. Cohen issued the following statement today on the labor negotiations between the United States Maritime Alliance and the International Longshoremen's Association: "I am extremely pleased to announce that the parties have reached a tentative agreement for a comprehensive successor Master Agreement. The tentative agreement is subject to the ratification procedures of both parties...

2013-01-29 23:02:26

F&H Solutions Group teams up with crisis and conflict management firm to offer Workplace Violence Prevention Program and expand its human resource services. Washington, DC (PRWEB) January 29, 2013 F&H Solutions Group (FHSG), a national consulting firm specializing in human resources and labor relations matters, is excited to partner with Critical Response Associates (CRA), a national crisis and conflict management consulting firm and leading resource for workplace violence...

2013-01-29 16:57:00

Spending many hours in center-based child care does not lead to more aggression and disobedience in children, according to a new study using data from the Norwegian Mother and Child Cohort Study (MoBa). Data from 72,000 mothers and their children, including siblings, were obtained from MoBa. Using questionnaires, mothers were asked about aggression and obedience at both 18 and 36 months and the amount of time their children spent in child care. In addition to comparing children from...

Aggression And Face Shape Not Linked
2013-01-26 06:32:55

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online An international research group, led by the University of Barcelona, has found there is no evidence to support the association between facial shape and aggression in men. The study, published in a recent issue of PLOS ONE, sampled almost 5,000 individuals from 94 worldwide populations. The team, which includes Rolando González José, from the Patagonic National Centre (CENPAT-CONICET) and Jorge...

2013-01-22 08:26:45

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/-- Health care has always been a stressful profession. Think high-stakes work, too many patients, overwhelmed employees. It all adds up to lots of potential conflict, and that's bad news for patient care, safety, and satisfaction. Now, throw health reform changes linking reimbursement to quality and patient perception of care metrics into the mix and the implications are clear: Managers must help employees handle conflicts productively. If not, the...

2013-01-17 12:21:13

WASHINGTON, Jan. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service Director George H. Cohen issued the following statement today on the labor negotiations between the United States Maritime Alliance and the International Longshoremen's Association: "The United States Maritime Alliance and the International Longshoremen's Association conducted negotiations during the three day period January 15-17, 2013. In these negotiations the parties made progress and have...

2013-01-15 23:03:46

To provide further assistance to consumers in need of affordable legal help, Law99 now provides the option of alternate dispute resolution to resolve disputes between two or more parties. Virginia Beach, Virginia (PRWEB) January 15, 2013 With the relentlessly increasing cost of hiring a lawyer, Law99 is constantly devising ways to provide comprehensive legal help to consumers at a rate of $99 or less. The company has now introduced mediation to every legal practice listed at Law99.com. This...

2013-01-15 07:18:27

Police Foundation convenes practitioners, policy makers, and researchers for systematic review of existing research and best practices focused on risk assessment and intervention WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the wake of the unspeakable tragedy in Newtown, CT, last month, and amid the complex ongoing political debate about the role of firearms in incidents of mass violence in America, the Washington, DC-based Police Foundation yesterday convened a distinguished...