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2014-05-20 23:14:35

The TURNING STONEchoice Process is simple to use and highly effective in identifying the best choice when faced with difficult decisions. It develops anti-bullying and conflict resolution skills while building character (respect, responsibility, kindness and honesty). Voorhees, NJ (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 TURNING STONEchoice released this month the STOP Sign graphic. This is used to remind individuals to stop, breathe and think through a problem before saying and/or doing something that may...

2014-05-13 23:14:32

According to Dr. Richard Dauber with Morris Psychological Group, All the best athletes have well trained bodies and well developed skills, but those who break through and perform at the highest levels almost certainly have better focus, better motivation and better ability to visualize success. That's where sport psychology comes in – it addresses the mental aspects of sports performance. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) May 13, 2014 Every sports fan knows of high-profile instances when elite...

2014-04-30 23:18:27

Corporate sales incentive award trips are back in full swing as companies work hard to retain top talent. When looking for a location that has good airlift, fun activities, and a high safety ranking, Australia remains high on the list. (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Deb Parsons, President of TPG, recently attended a Thought Leadership Workshop put on by Tourism Australia. The conference took place in Southern California where, for two days, industry authorities gathered to discuss what business...

2014-04-24 23:00:31

Dr. Herbert R. Warner’s new book seamlessly addresses issues that surround modern day nurses. Lacey, WA (PRWEB) April 25, 2014 Nurses, just like any other professionals, are also confronted by quite a number of issues in their line of work. And how exactly can they effectively deal with it? Clinical psychologist and author Dr. Herbert R. Warner answers that exact question. Through his first published book, Dr. Warner seamlessly addressed the issues of “Stress, Burnout, and Addiction...

2014-04-24 08:36:18

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Help Group's Advance LA Resilience Conference 2014, presenting cutting edge research and best practices for young adults with autism, learning differences and ADHD, will be held on Friday, May 2nd at American Jewish University in Los Angeles. The Conference will feature 14 nationally prominent experts who focus their research and practices on how best to support young people with learning differences, autism and ADHD...

2014-04-08 23:29:45

Publisher Bibliomotion celebrates the release of ‘Gamify’ by Brian Burke, analyst and research VP for Gartner, Inc. Boston, MA (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Bibliomotion, books + media is pleased to announce the release of GAMIFY: How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things by Brian Burke (Bibliomotion, April 8, 2014). In the book, Gartner, Inc. analyst and research VP Brian Burke focuses on the 20% of companies that are getting gamification right. He shows that gamification...

2014-04-03 16:23:49

MONTREAL, April 3, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Bruno Giros, PhD, a researcher at the Douglas Mental Health University Institute and a professor in the Department of Psychiatry at McGill University, has demonstrated, for the first time, the role that dopamine plays in a region of the brain called the hippocampus. Published in Biological Psychiatry, this discovery opens the door to a better understanding of psychiatric diseases, such as schizophrenia. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that plays...

2014-04-01 23:26:19

Employee engagement is among the top priorities in talent management for majority of organizations throughout the world based on recent research. But 2/3rd of employees are not engaged as per recent poll by Gallup. Warren, NJ (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 A balanced approach to employee engagement is needed because focusing on few factors like recognition, career development, relationship with managers, etc may provide employee engagement a boost in the short run but might hurt the company in...

2014-04-01 23:05:02

Statewide Anti-hunger and Food Security Organization Welcomes Jacquelyn Andstrom and Steven Gavron Hartford, Conn. (PRWEB) April 01, 2014 End Hunger Connecticut!, a statewide anti-hunger and food security organization, with headquarters in Hartford, today announced the addition of Jacquelyn Andstrom of Manchester and Steven Gavron of Newington as SNAP Call Center Associate and SNAP Outreach Coordinator, respectively. “We’re excited to welcome Jackie and Steve to End Hunger...

2014-04-01 13:59:22

Curriculum changes, resilience training lowers anxiety, SLU research shows Removing pressure from medical school while teaching students skills to manage stress and bounce back from adversity improves their mental health and boosts their academic achievement, Saint Louis University research finds. Stuart Slavin, M.D., M.Ed., associate dean for curriculum at SLU School of Medicine, is the lead author of the paper, which is published the April edition of Academic Medicine. The problem of...


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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