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2011-10-06 13:18:45

University of British Columbia research shows that managers should keep team members connected and engaged to avoid workplace sabotage. Co-authored by UBC Sauder School of Business Prof. Karl Aquino, the study reveals that envious employees are more likely to undermine peers if they feel disconnected from others. “We often hear that people who feel envious of their colleagues try to bring them down by spreading negative rumors, withholding useful information, or secretly sabotaging...

2011-01-25 07:25:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As New Year's Resolutions begin to fade into memory, Beverly Hills Psychiatrist Dr. Daphna Slonim suggests that people can better reach their goals if they overcome one obstacle: sub-conscious sabotage. "The 'Law of Attraction' is a law of the Universe. But is it our conscious efforts or our sub-conscious beliefs that control this law as we seek to attract a suitable life partner or achieve our optimal weight? Many of us have...

2006-03-22 15:06:10

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - They were the first white rappers to hit it big, and they blazed musical trails on the Web and DVD. So leave it to the Beastie Boys to take the concert film in a radical direction by letting fans call the shots. For "Awesome; I F*****' Shot That!," which previews for one night in the United States on Thursday in digitally equipped theaters, the New York band gave 50 video cameras to fans at a 2004 Madison Square Garden concert who shot the...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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