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2013-10-15 23:24:43

Agency Pulse monthly report delivers enhanced business performance insights to insurance agencies Flower Mound, TX (PRWEB) October 15, 2013 EZLynx today announced the recent release of EZLynx Agency Pulse. This first of its kind automated agency report aggregates data from EZLynx Rating Engine and EZLynx Management System into actionable business intelligence that enables agency owners and administrators to more profitably manage their business. EZLynx Agency Pulse provides agencies key...

2013-10-15 20:56:45

Kids in rural poverty score lower on visual, higher on verbal tests of working memory than urban counterparts Studies have long shown a difference in cognitive ability between high- and low-income children, but for the first time, scientists have found a difference between low-income children growing up in rural areas and those growing up in urban environments. Researchers at Dartmouth College have found that children growing up in rural poverty score significantly lower on visual...

2013-10-10 23:30:30

New psychometric tool identifies key mental & behavioral traits for athletic success. Portland, ME (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Though a significant portion of sports performance is physical in nature, success is also highly dependent on mental toughness, self and team leadership, and player/coach cohesion. It is not enough to be the fastest, biggest, or toughest athlete on the field or in the competition. Players must individually exhibit character, resiliency, and emotional...

Brain Training Games Do Not Make You More Intelligent
2013-10-08 08:49:16

[ Watch the Video: Mind Games Don't Improve Intelligence ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Brain teasers and other IQ games can be found nearly anywhere online, promising to improve mental function and even boost intelligence. Now one Georgia Institute of Technology researcher says these claims are only half true. While these types of games may improve mental dexterity, particularly where memory is concerned, they cannot improve overall intelligence....

2013-10-04 23:03:50

Power Almanac now providing Deltek GovWin IQ clients access to the most comprehensive and up-to-date information about local government decision-makers. Herndon, VA (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Deltek, the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for government contractors and professional services firms, recently announced a partnership with Power Almanac – a comprehensive and up-to-date online source of data and information about local governments. Through...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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