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2013-09-09 23:20:14

Principal Business Consultant Julia Mendez to Offer Insights to Achieve Cultural Competence and Combat Unconscious Bias (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Peoplefluent®, a leading social human capital management technology company, today announced that Julia Mendez, principal business consultant, Peoplefluent Workforce Compliance and Diversity Solutions, will present at the 2013 Talent Management Alliance Inclusion Summit taking place September 9-10, 2013 in Washington, D.C. Mendez will...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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