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2014-02-12 12:20:32

Five National Parks Across the Country Selected to Participate in the Foundation's 2014 Transportation Scholars Program WASHINGTON, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Park Foundation (NPF), the official charity of America's national parks, awarded $250,000 in grants to five national parks across the country through its Transportation Scholars program. Now in its 13th year, this program selects emerging transportation professionals to work side-by-side with National Park...

2014-02-10 23:00:11

The nationally award-winning Of the Student, By the Student, For the Student® service-learning project engages middle-school students in interpreting the history within their own backyards. The students use primary source documents, humanities scholarship, music, dramatic readings, role-playing and digital technology to create vodcasts or mini-movies for the National Park Service. (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Over 350 middle school students affiliated with Orange County Public Schools...

2014-01-23 23:30:19

Managed Hosting Earned an Outstanding Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 64.9 Baltimore, Maryland (PRWEB) January 23, 2014 Edgewebhosting Inc., a leader in highly available managed cloud hosting earned an outstanding Net Promoter Score (NPS) of 64.9. "We are honored our customers are such strong advocates of our services," said Michael Altman, COO of Edgewebhosting Inc. "Their willingness to refer colleagues to Edge is truly appreciated. It is a testament to our team's...

2014-01-22 12:28:26

SAN LEANDRO, California, January 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - TriNet leverages feedback from over 8,000 clients through NPS implementation - Ongoing business improvement benefits TriNet clients TriNet [http://www.trinet.com/?utm_source=PR&utm_medium=PressRelease&utm_campaign=NPS ], a leading cloud-based provider of HR services...

2014-01-22 08:29:32

Free web event to cover how businesses can use the Voice of the Customer and the NPS® system to improve customer experiences PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- What: "GE Healthcare's Experience: Operational NPS at Global Scale" Capturing and acting on customer feedback is a critical part of a global organization's ability to drive customer experience...

2014-01-20 23:02:01

NPS methodology is proven to help companies enhance customer service and this partnership will teach talent development pros how to collect and report NPS indicators across human capital. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 KnowledgeAdvisors announced today the formation of a new partnership with HuddleUp and its founder Fred Reichheld, New York Times best-selling author and creator of the Net Promoter® Score and System of Management. The partnership is focused on bringing the...

National Park Service Collaborates With Outside Experts To Conserve Migratory Wildlife
2014-01-17 09:59:12

Wildlife Conservation Society A new paper details a collaboration between the National Park Service (NPS) and outside experts, including Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) scientists, in developing recommendations to conserve aerial, marine, and terrestrial populations of migrating wildlife that move in and out of US national parks, often coming from distant regions of the globe. The paper, "Optimism and Challenge for Science-based Conservation of Migratory Species in and out of U.S....

2013-12-12 23:25:37

TriNet and Covario to each detail the strategies used to drive cultural change and ignite growth with the help of Net Promoter Loyalty Partner, Satrix Solutions. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 Joining in the celebration of the 10th anniversary of Net Promoter Score® (NPS), Satrix Solutions announced today that executives from two of its clients, TriNet and Covario, will be among the 25 speakers slated to share NPS best practices or success stories at the 8th Annual Net...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'