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2012-02-10 14:50:00

TD Waterhouse, Desjardins Bank and Steinbach Credit Union have been awarded top honours in the 2011 Surviscor Customer Email Responsiveness (CER) annual review. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) February 10, 2012 TD Waterhouse was once again the quickest firm in Canada with an average response time of 4.50 hours per email, slightly higher than 2011, winning the competitive online brokerage industry segment. Desjardins Bank (7.95) dethroned three time winner RBC Royal Bank (11.18) amongst Canadian...

2012-01-13 09:00:00

Platform imparts insights and ideas from global brand leaders and visionaries. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 13, 2012 JWT, the world´s best-known marketing communications brand, today introduces Worldmakers, hosted by Bob Jeffrey, JWT Worldwide CEO and Chairman. Worldmakers is a web-based talk show series developed, produced and made by JWT, featuring some of the world´s most respected thinkers exploring the convergence of advertising, technology and entertainment. “Our...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'