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2013-09-03 10:58:46

A gap in earnings between male and female U.S. physicians has persisted over the last 20 years, according to a research letter by Seth A. Seabury, Ph.D., of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, and colleagues. Using nationally representative data from the March Current Population Survey (CPS) from 1987 to 2010, the researchers estimated trends in the male-female earnings gap among physicians, other health care workers, and workers overall. The sample included 1,334,894...

2013-08-30 23:26:42

Inktel Contact Center Solutions creates a pipeline for developing its future leaders. Doral, FL (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 Inktel Contact Center Solutions has long been built on the concept that “you can’t build a great company without great talent.” This summer, Inktel launched the first class of its new Leadership Development Program, designed to groom young talent from the ground up into the company’s next generation of leaders through practical training, real-world experience and...

2013-08-30 23:03:26

The Justice Project announces launch of new website redesign with improved user functionality, initiative highlights and social media integration. Santa Barbara, California (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The Justice Project is happy to announce the launch of their newly redesigned website on August 14, 2013. The updated design highlights blog content collected from a range of local and international perspectives on educational, economic, environmental and social justice. The Justice Project...

2013-08-27 23:02:40

Co-founder of lesbian-feminism, Judy Grahn is Professor of Women's Spirituality at Sofia University. Palo Alto, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 Sofia University is proud to announce the 2013 USA Book of the Year Award nomination for Professor Judy Grahn. Her book titled A Simple Revolution: The Making of an Activist Poet is a memoir about Judy’s life growing up in Las Cruces, New Mexico and the process of discovering her identity as she emerged as one of the most inspirational and...

2013-08-23 23:23:37

With rich experience in both HCM and Consulting, Loew provides seasoned leadership to research/analyst firm’s expanding Talent Management practice. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 Brandon Hall Group today announced that Laci Loew has joined the research analyst firm as its Principal Analyst and Practice Leader in Talent Management. Laci brings a unique blend of experience in human capital management for global and matrixed Fortune 500 companies and consulting experience for...

Volunteering Good For Your Health
2013-08-23 11:17:44

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Volunteering at your local soup kitchen can give you a warm, fuzzy feeling inside and help out those in need, but new research shows that acts of charity can also be highly beneficial to a person’s heath. A large systematic research review recently published in the journal BMC Public Health from British scientists has found a connection between volunteering and both longevity and mental well-being. For the review, scientists...

2013-08-13 23:23:07

Survey reveals teachers need more hands-on help from parents this school year. Survey conducted jointly by WeAreTeachers and VolunteerSpot during May and June, 2013. Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 13, 2013 This September, teachers will be looking for more parent volunteers – and they are hoping those volunteers will go beyond chaperoning field trips and organizing parties, according to a new survey by WeAreTeachers and VolunteerSpot. The survey of more than 1,000 educators and parents found...


Word of the Day
holluschickie
  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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