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2013-12-03 23:31:18

This holiday season eCardGiftNotice.com provides a new WebCam and eCard Gift Notice, solving several of the problems related to buying gifts online. In particular, it provides a way to creatively overcome situations where the perfect gift found on a site has no place to include a personal message with the gift, or lead times indicate it may arrive late or be backordered. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 Sometimes shoppers find that "perfect gift" for their loved one,...

2013-11-28 23:21:46

LEAN Frog is honored and humbled to receive the North Alabama Better Business Bureau's 2013 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, Small Business Category. Huntsville, Alabama (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 LEAN Frog is honored and humbled to receive the North Alabama Better Business Bureau's 2013 Torch Award for Marketplace Ethics, Small Business Category. LEAN Frog President and Co-founder, Byron Headrick, accepted the award at the 16th Annual Torch Awards for Ethics & 12th Annual...

2013-11-27 23:02:22

DiscoverGiving Competes With Nine Programs at Stanford University on December 6, 2013 Seattle, Wash. (PRWEB) November 27, 2013 TisBest Philanthropy announced today the organization’s new philanthropy education program is a finalist in Stanford University’s Compassion and Technology contest. The DiscoverGiving program will be presented on stage during the Compassion and Technology Conference on December 6, 2013, competing with nine other technology programs that focus on compassion and...

2013-11-26 23:31:22

Center of Concern produces print and online 2014 Signs of the Times Social Justice Calendar(TM), honoring social justice leaders who inspire others to live justly. The Center's new resource teaches by example with images and stories of the lives of twelve leaders whose works, writings, and actions changed the history of human rights. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 The Center of Concern announces a new educational tool, 2014 Signs of the Times Social Justice Calendar(TM),...

2013-11-24 23:00:59

Research infographic looks at how volunteers do good for others — and themselves. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Volunteer work plays an enormous part in the lives of many Americans, and it helps shape their communities in ways that help everyone. A new infographic on volunteering statistics from CreditDonkey.com breaks down just who is volunteering and the value they bring. Infographic: http://www.creditdonkey.com/volunteer.html “Helping organizations, whether it’s your...

2013-11-21 23:22:05

People Report, a TDn2K company, has partnered with the Multicultural Foodservice Alliance (MFHA) to publish “The State of the Foodservice Industry: Diversity Report 2014”. This comprehensive study will reveal and reflect on diversity practices in the restaurant industry. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 21, 2013 People Report, a TDn2K company, has partnered with the Multicultural Foodservice and Hospitality Alliance (MFHA) to publish “The State of the Foodservice Industry: Diversity...

2013-11-21 13:51:22

Firms that engaged in prior socially responsible behavior are more likely to then engage in socially irresponsible behavior, research finds In 2008, the CEO of British Petroleum, Tony Hayward announced that BP’s safety record was among the best in the industry. Under his leadership, BP ran operational safety training sessions for its employees and encouraged a culture of safety to satisfy its stakeholders, including employees, the community, and the environment. However, in 2010, the...

2013-11-21 11:39:12

Dr Alexander Bridger, Senior Lecturer in Psychology at the University of Huddersfield, has published a new paper that explores ways to qualitatively study the urban environments of Manchester. The paper outlines how mobile methods and documentary strategies (diaries, cameras and maps) can be used to document and reflect on the research process and to consider the political implications of urbanism and gentrification. Alexander considers the work of the Situationist International and...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.