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2011-08-15 04:30:00

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --In these rocky economic times, companies could save a great deal of money if they only approached their hiring in a more scientific way. As a consultant who helps companies put in place better hiring procedures, Katherine Graham-Leviss, www.xbconsulting.com, and author of The Perfect Hire: A Tactical Guide to Hiring, Developing, and Retaining Top Sales Talent , has found that companies both large and small have their hiring managers looking...

2011-08-10 11:19:00

ST. LOUIS, Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- TALX Assessment Division, pan, a leader in online assessment and talent management systems, proudly announced today the addition of new international private-label partnerships with fusionHR, SteppingStone Consulting, The Career Compass and Lores Group, and The TTS-Talent Group. Through their new relationships with pan, the consulting firms will provide their growing customer bases in Central America and the Caribbean, Asia and Africa with over 250...

2011-08-08 14:24:00

BOSTON, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In these tight economic times, especially for those seeking jobs, increasing their educational training or transitioning into a new career, the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (MSPP) is offering a new "Just In Time Graduate Admissions" program (JIT), which is unique to the greater Boston area. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101216/MM18901LOGO) Beginning August 15 through the 17th, the JIT program offers a 24-48...

2011-07-23 00:00:41

Online events offer prospective students the chance to ask questions, get answers in real time Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 22, 2011 July 22, 2011: Individuals researching online master's programs in psychology can now attend convenient, comprehensive open houses at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. The School is offering prospective students the opportunity to learn more about the institution, the curriculums of the programs, and how online learning works by attending one or both...

2011-07-20 17:08:13

Engaged workers"”those who approach their work with energy, dedication, and focus"”are more open to new information, more productive, and more willing to go the extra mile. Moreover, engaged workers take the initiative to change their work environments in order to stay engaged. What do we know about the inner workings of work engagement, and how can employers enhance it to improve job performance? In a new article to be published in the August issue of Current Directions in...

2011-06-06 09:15:00

NAPERVILLE, Ill., June 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The business thought leadership organization, The Forum, has published a new white paper which reexamines the crucial link between how effectively managers communicate and how their communication strengths - or weaknesses - affect the level that employees are engaged in their work. The paper, authored for The Forum by Curtis Walker Jr., who recently completed a doctoral degree from the University of Connecticut, is the latest in a...

2011-06-04 00:00:29

Ten years later, talent measurement thought leader Dr. Charles Handler set to release new version of breakthrough Online Buyer's Guide New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) June 03, 2011 Rocket-Hire, LLC, a pre-employment online assessment and talent measurement consulting firm today announced the celebration of 10 years in business. The company provides market research, strategic consulting and brand alignment services to vendors; selection system audits, vendor selection advice, and third-party...

2011-03-22 00:00:29

Team members Sean Marsh, Ph.D., Brian Griepentrog, Ph.D., Scott Turner, Ph.D., Bryan Wiggins, Ph.D., and Luciano Viera will share cutting-edge organizational practices during two in-depth and informative presentations. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) March 21, 2011 Fors Marsh Group, an applied research company, once again will be well represented at the 26th Annual Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP) Conference, which will run April 14 through 16 in Chicago. Fors Marsh Group...


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abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.