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Juggling Holds Clues To How We Engage In Rhythmic Movements Like Running
2014-02-12 10:08:43

[ Watch the Video: Juggling For Prosthetics Research ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The act of juggling is shedding new light on the role our vision and sense of touch have in helping control the way we engage in rhythmic movements such as running, researchers from John Hopkins University reported in the Journal of Neurophysiology. The study’s findings could someday aid in the treatment of people with neurological diseases, and help improve prosthetic...

2013-11-20 23:21:45

The Booth Company (TBC), a global assessment company with over 4 decades of experience, specializing in 360 degree feedback and survey customization, has 4 surveys featured in the recently published “Feedback to Managers: A Guide to Reviewing and Selecting Multirater Instruments for Leadership Development.” Boulder, CO (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 The Booth Company (TBC), a global assessment company with over 4 decades of experience, specializing in 360 degree feedback and survey...

2013-10-30 11:04:57

UCR psychologist finds that unrealistic pessimists less likely to take preventive action after receiving good news Patients who are unrealistically optimistic about their personal health risks are more likely to take preventive action when confronted with news that is worse than expected, while unrealistic pessimists are less likely to change their behavior after receiving feedback that is better than expected, according to researchers at the University of California, Riverside and Grand...

2013-07-26 08:24:50

CHICAGO, July 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- This month marks the start of a new partnership between Feedback Ferret and South African owned CFS (Customer First Solutions). The partnership will enable the retail, hospitality and automotive industries to gain deeper insight into their customer feedback and to monitor actions taken to improve customer experience. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130726/PH53570) CFS specialise in the supply of point of sale terminals for...

2013-07-23 23:28:09

Blushing Breakthrough, created by Jim Baker, is a new social anxiety treatment book that covers exercises, methods, tips, and detailed descriptions on how to stop blushing forever. A full Blushing Breakthrough overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Blushing Breakthrough, created by Jim Baker, is a new social anxiety treatment book that covers exercises, methods, tips, and detailed descriptions on how to stop blushing...

2013-05-14 23:25:05

With an open integration between eXplorance´s Blue EFM and Canvas platform, higher education institutes that use Canvas now enjoy a robust enterprise-class course evaluation, test development solution and survey system. Montreal (QC) and Salt Lake City (UT) (PRWEB) May 14, 2013 eXplorance, Inc. and Instructure announce today a business partnership to offer a true Enterprise-class Feedback Management solution for the Canvas customer base. Using the Learning Tools Interoperability (LTI)...

2012-08-15 01:08:23

Research shows not all feedback is good for you People who give positive encouragement and constructive criticism could be wasting their breath according to the latest research from a psychology expert at Queen Mary, University of London. The study, published in the journal Frontiers in Neuroscience, found that when people received either positive or negative feedback about their performance on complex decision-making tasks, it made their decision making worse. Study author Dr Magda...

2012-07-13 23:01:45

Announcing BullseyeXpress for Ten Minute Performance Management deployed via the web (SaaS). Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 Bullseye Evaluation, LLC (“Bullseye”) today announced the launch of its web-based SaaS performance management solution for small business organizations called BullseyeXpress©. “Every employee wants routine feedback and recognition,” said Adeel Zaidi, founder of Bullseye. “When we first started, we created a performance management...

Smart Materials Getting SMARTer
2012-07-11 17:36:59

Self-powered, homeostatic nanomaterials that actively self-regulate in response to environmental change Living organisms have developed sophisticated ways to maintain stability in a changing environment, withstanding fluctuations in temperature, pH, pressure, and the presence or absence of crucial molecules. The integration of similar features in artificial materials, however, has remained a challenge–until now. In the July 12 issue of Nature, a Harvard-led team of engineers...

2012-05-15 06:30:48

Educators grade even faster and give more personalized audio feedback using leading online grading tool OAKLAND, Calif., May 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Turnitin, the global leader in originality checking and online grading, today announced the release of Voice Comments, a simple and efficient way for instructors to offer feedback on student writing. The new Voice Comments feature better engages students in the writing process by providing them with clear,...