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2014-01-30 23:03:17

Washburn to head Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence Center (CRUX). Hoboken, N.J. (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Stevens Institute of Technology welcomes Alexandros Washburn as industry professor and founding director of the Center for Coastal Resilience and Urban Xcellence (CRUX). Formerly the chief urban designer of New York City under Mayor Michael Bloomberg and author of The Nature of Urban Design: a New York perspective on Resilience (Island Press, 2013) - Professor Washburn’s...

2014-01-15 23:03:58

As the toll rises from natural disasters in lives lost and financial damages, insurance companies and governmental agencies are taking action to encourage resilient construction able to withstand the ravages of hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Defender Technologies is finding demand for its hurricane resistant construction process rising as well, locally and nationally. Gulf Shores, Alabama (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 Defender Technologies LLC, based in Gulf Shores, Alabama is feeling...

2014-01-13 16:27:37

Free CERT Virtual Event to Help Organizations Operationalize Risk Management PITTSBURGH, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- How can leaders in government and private organizations have more confidence in their ability to withstand disruptive events? Experts from government, industry, and the CERT Division of the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University will provide answers on January 23 in a free, daylong virtual event, CERT Operational Resilience: Manage, Protect, and...

2014-01-13 16:25:11

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Michael Brody, until recently the Vice President of Service Operations of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP), has rejoined MHASP as its Chief Executive Officer. Brody assumed leadership of MHASP on January 8, 2014, following the early retirement of MHASP's President and CEO, Bill Dinwiddie, for health reasons. "We are very sorry to see Bill go and we wish him all the best as he tackles the...

2014-01-09 04:22:11

LONDON, January 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "BE YOUR BEST SELF" LEAP-FROGS "WORK PROGRAMME" AND OTHERS - Working with unemployed clients from London Job Centres in conjunction with Islington Council's Employment Sustainability team, Emergence concluded a 12-month project funded by the DWP. Emergence achieved amongst the highest job sustainability outcomes of any provider: 74% still in employment after 3 months after finding work, beating our DWP job-placement target by...

2014-01-07 16:25:55

CLEVELAND, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Resilience Capital Partners, a Cleveland-based private equity firm focused on buying and improving lower mid-market companies in a broad range of industries, has announced the acquisition of the direct sale business of G&K Services, Inc. through its newly-formed platform company, Affinity Specialty Apparel, Inc. ("Affinity"). Affinity is a leader in the selling and distributing of occupational apparel and services, including the design,...

2013-12-26 23:01:07

Proven in the harsh weather Philippines and 13 other countries over the last decade, a new affordable and resilient construction process is now available in the United States through Defender Technologies, LLC. Engineered to resist hurricane and tornado level winds, this showcase home is designed to withstand 200+ mph winds, resist fire, prevent mold and mildew, resist termites and will be open for public viewing shortly. Gulf Shores, Aabama (PRWEB) December 26, 2013 Defender...

2013-12-08 23:02:43

An opportunity to educate, inform and protect millions of children. Good4ukid1 and Good4ukid2 are available on the Apple App Store on your iPhone and iPad. Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 Good4ukid1 and Good4ukid2 are the most important new apps your children will ever play. Barry Keane, President of HURAM, is pleased to make this announcement of 2 Apps on the Apple App Store, Good4ukid1 and Good4ukid2. Good4ukid1 and Good4ukid2 are new apps designed to start the...

2013-12-06 23:03:43

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced a Pilot Project for its new Resilience STARTM Home program, which will utilize construction standards developed by the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety (IBHS) to ensure homes meet DHS’ resiliency requirements. TAMPA, Fla. (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 Contact: Brent Henzi Phone: (813) 675-1035 Email: bhenzi@ibhs.org Twitter: @disastersafety The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently announced a...

2013-12-01 23:00:42

Divorced people often remain unhappy, even six or more years after their divorce. Relying on time alone is a recipe for prolonged suffering; what’s needed instead are tools to build resilience, so you can recover from divorce, fast, according to Sydney based trauma recovery specialist Tracie O’Keefe. Sydney,NSW (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 With estimates that the lifelong probability of a marriage ending in divorce is 40% to 50%, it’s time to debunk the myth that time on its own heals...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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