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2014-06-02 12:27:22

How the Poor Can Save Capitalism LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Berrett-Kohler will release its second book by John Hope Bryant, entitled How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class on June 2, 2014. The book will be available in Barnes & Noble bookstores, and online at Amazon.com, BAM!, IndieBound, iTunes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140528/91853 Endorsed by former President Bill Clinton, with a foreword by...

2014-05-13 16:24:56

CLEVELAND, May 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the current explosion in popularity of Thomas Piketty's Capital in the Twenty-First Century, groups like Conscious Capitalism stand to gain more attention from people who share the vision of Fathom CEO Scot Lowry. Ever eager to infuse his work and the company he leads with purpose, Lowry is excited and proud to announce Fathom's membership in the national Conscious Capitalism community. Conscious Capitalism, a global network of U.S. and...

Archaeologists Find Ancient Evidence Of Human Activity In The Alps
2013-09-25 19:13:22

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online New archeological evidence collected high in the French Alps is painting a very different view of ancient humans living 8000 years ago, according to a report published on Saturday in the journal Quaternary International. The new findings are the result of a 14-year, high altitude study conducted in the Southern Alps. The work revealed a series of stone animal enclosures and human dwellings considered to be among the most complex...

2013-06-13 23:00:42

Gary Douglas, the creator of Access Consciousness®, recently announced his views on how companies can capitalize on conscious capitalism. He reveals three ways businesses can introduce this concept to enhance their operations. SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Access Consciousness® Founder Gary Douglas recently shared his perspective on how businesses can leverage conscious capitalism. According to John Mackey, Harvard Business Review, 18 out of 28 companies adopting...

2013-01-28 19:45:55

In today´s society, there is a significant imbalance in the function of the care of the elderly. While the population ages more and more, the social mechanisms set up to perform the care function of the elderly are unable to meet this demand. Today, the mechanisms correspond to four spheres: the family, the welfare state, the market of private institutions, and the so-called community sphere. “Why has this imbalance come about?” As Etxezarreta explains, “at a given...

2012-08-10 23:01:09

Schoon Lends Leadership Experience from Global Industry Giants to Help Guide Noriba Investing Growth Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 The world´s first online Halal Investing broker, Noriba Investing announced today that Dr. Natalie Schoon, CFA has joined the company's Board of Advisors. Schoon is one of the Islamic Finance industry's most accomplished practitioners, having served in various senior corporate and board leadership roles with some of the largest brands in the...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
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