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2014-10-31 23:01:09

Approved online health care education company announces it is providing a course for healthcare providers. The course will assist in preventing violence in the workplace. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) October 31, 2014 CE-Classes.com is now providing an online course, that will assist healthcare and substance abuse agencies to handle aggressive clients in a humane and dignified manner. The online course will also help agencies in the process to pass accreditation audits from OSHA JCAHO and...

2014-10-31 20:21:34

Fastaff Assembles Rapid Response(SM) Nurses for Ebola Preparedness and Response Training DENVER, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ebola remains a growing concern in the United States, and as a result, hospitals are in need of humanitarian nurses who want to join the fight at home. Fastaff, the leader in Rapid Response nurse staffing, has been chosen by a designated Ebola hospital to assemble a team of travel nurses who will be trained in Ebola preparedness, and remain on standby should...

2014-10-31 16:22:05

PITTSBURGH, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) members attending the National Oil Bargaining conference here this week developed bargaining proposals that will go to the oil membership for a vote before they become the union's national bargaining policy. Delegates also unanimously passed a resolution to form a committee that will put together a supplemental strike fund to support oil locals and units in addition to the International union's substantial...

2014-10-31 16:20:55

Chicago businesses partner with Mitsubishi for VIP Purchase COUNTRYSIDE, Ill., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In an effort to keep good company, Mitsubishi's corporate partnership network includes more than 700 leading businesses nationwide. With a number of those organizations operating as part of the Chicago community, Continental Mitsubishi in Countryside has developed a series of informational research pieces to describe its namesake automaker's VIP Purchase Program....

2014-10-31 12:27:10

OTTAWA, Oct. 31, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated Bell Aliant and Unifor on reaching a new collective agreement for nearly 3 000 employees responsible for communication services throughout eastern Canada. Their current collective agreement will expire on December 31, 2014. The agreement was reached with assistance from the Labour Program's Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service. The parties used the...

2014-10-31 12:24:59

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Workers and their families can now request Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services online from the privacy and convenience of their personal electronic devices. New Directions Behavioral Health® (New Directions) has launched an online tool that allows people to open an EAP counseling session and search for a provider. EAPs are designed to help people with life's challenges, including the challenge of time. The...

2014-10-31 12:21:25

Union honors fallen Officer Gerardo Hernandez, calls on TSA to improve security for employees and flying public WASHINGTON, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Federation of Government Employees is marking the one-year anniversary of the deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport with a renewed call for enhanced safety procedures to protect federal employees and the flying public. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131120/MM21150LOGO One year ago on Nov. 1, a...

2014-10-31 08:29:23

Record pace of new innovation with the latest software release delivers new features across strategic Human Resources platform DENVER, Oct. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- JobApp, the cloud-based company that pioneered and is the leader for unified Social Recruiting and Talent Management Systems purposely built for the Hourly workforce announced record Q3 results and the company is on track to surpass its 2014 growth targets. The company's proven and experienced Human Capital Management...

2014-10-30 23:17:48

The latest release of Blueforce Mobile Punch, EPAY’s mobile time tracking application, contains new workforce management and compliance capabilities to help companies better manage their workforce. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 EPAY Systems (http://www.EPAYsystems.com), the leading cloud-based time and labor management provider for employers with a distributed workforce, today announced the release of new features to its Blueforce Mobile Punch time tracking application. The...

2014-10-30 23:17:39

VISTA Technology Services, Inc., Invests in Employees to Enhance Professional Growth and Better Serve Clients McLean, VA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 VISTA Technology Services, Inc., (VISTA) made a focused effort in professional growth in 2014 by having over 30% of their employees go through various training courses to advance their skills. Training and professional growth are taken very seriously at VISTA and offered in a variety of ways. Numerous people received advanced certifications in...


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Captain Kathryn Hire is a NASA astronaut who has flown aboard two Space Shuttle missions. She was born Kathryn Patricia Hire on August 26, 1959 in Mobile, Alabama. She graduated from Murphy High School in 1977, and went on to earn a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering and Management from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1981. After earning her Naval Flight Officer wings in October 1982, Hire she carried out worldwide airborne oceanographic research missions with Oceanographic Development...

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Word of the Day
maffling
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.