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2010-10-20 15:04:00

EAST DUBUQUE, Ill., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- IDEA, a business-to-business eCommerce solution and professional service provider, has announced Crescent Electric Supply Company as the distributor recipient of the fourth annual Richard Buzun Award for Leadership and Innovation in eCommerce. Bob Gaylord, president & CEO, IDEA made the announcement during the IDEA E-Biz Forum 2010 in Dallas, TX. Crescent Electric was nominated by multiple manufacturers and is recognized in the industry...

2010-05-20 06:45:00

LAS VEGAS, May 20 /PRNewswire/ -- In these challenging economic times, the road to recovery must be paved with innovation and new ideas. Getting America back to work again will require new innovations and inventions from businesses and individuals. It all starts by asking the right questions and focusing on the right problems to solve. Each of us can play a role. According to Richard Edward Rowe, author of the newly released book, Changing the World One Invention at a Time: Acting on Your...

2010-05-04 06:21:00

LAS VEGAS, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In these challenging economic times, the road to recovery must be paved with innovation and new ideas. Getting America back to work again will require new innovations and inventions from businesses and individuals. It all starts by asking the right questions and focusing on the right problems to solve. Each of us can play a role. According to author Richard Edward Rowe, author of the newly released book Changing the World One Invention at a Time, asking the...

2010-04-29 07:34:00

BOSTON, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Sappi Fine Paper North America today announced the 2010 Call for Entries for Ideas that Matter -- an annual, innovative grant program that supports and transforms the creative ideas of designers into a powerful force for social good. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100429/NE95587LOGO ) Since 1999, Sappi's Ideas that Matter program has awarded over $10 million worldwide in grants to designers around the globe, who are performing pro bono work...

2010-04-20 09:00:00

LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Getting America back to work again will require new innovations and inventions from businesses and individuals. It all starts by acting on ideas and focusing on the right problems to solve. According to author Richard Edward Rowe, of the newly released book "Changing the World One Invention at a Time," deciding to act on your ideas and by asking the right questions to identify the real problem to be solved can be as simple as following the presented...

2010-03-29 10:57:49

When people, groups, or organizations are looking for a fresh perspective on a project, they often turn to a brainstorming exercise to get those juices flowing. An upcoming study from Applied Cognitive Psychology suggests that this may not be the best route to take to generate unique and varied ideas. The researchers from Texas A&M University show that group brainstorming exercises can lead to fixation on only one idea or possibility, blocking out other ideas and possibilities, and...

2009-05-27 07:00:00

HOUSTON, May 27 /PRNewswire/ -- CaseWare International Inc., together with CaseWare IDEA Inc. and Audimation Services, Inc., are pleased to announce that they have reached a settlement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) which will result in the SEC permanently discontinuing its use of the mark IDEA in any form as a trademark or other source identifier on or in connection with SEC software and related goods and services. The settlement also provides that the SEC...

2009-02-19 11:20:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- CaseWare IDEA Inc. and Audimation Services, Inc. announced today the new functionality and enhancement features of IDEA Version Eight, which was developed to help simplify and improve the quality of data analysis work. IDEA Version Eight includes a Project Overview feature that presents a graphical representation of the entire audit or investigation process, which may be shared with management or used to meet documentation requirements. The graphical...

2008-07-29 03:00:00

By Crockett, Jean B Yell, Mitchell L I. INTRODUCTION Policy decisions forged from legislation, regulations, and litigation "cast long shadows of influence"1 over the practices that guide the education of students with disabilities. Revisiting the significance of past decisions can help reframe current policies or clear the way for new ones, and such was the purpose of this issue of the Journal of Law and Education. The papers presented in this symposium proceed from a series of events that...

2007-11-09 06:00:52

By Milsom, Amy Goodnough, Gary; Akos, Patrick ABSTRACT: School counselors provide a variety of services to students with disabilities, and becoming involved in the Individualized Education Program (IEP) process is an opportunity through which school counselors can demonstrate their unique contributions. The authors highlight specific skills (e.g., group facilitation, consultation) and developmental knowledge (e.g., career, psychosocial) of school counselors in relation to their roles in...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • 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.'
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