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2013-06-20 23:25:25

SwapServe.com is a new website where people can sign up to volunteer with local non-profits and get free stuff from local businesses as a thank you. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 In SwapServe´s first official event on July 20th, volunteers will help staff a fun run in support of Hands to Hearts International, a global non-profit based in Portland. Every volunteer who gives two hours will receive a ticket good for food on the house at Bella Faccia Pizzeria, Killer Burger, or...

2013-06-20 23:22:32

Debt Consolidation USA publishes two articles to support their belief that a certain level of frugality can help solve debt problems. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 20, 2013 Debt Consolidation USA believes that frugality plays an important role in debt freedom and they have no qualms about sharing that in their website. They closed the month of May by publishing two articles tackling frugality. The first article is entitled “Frugal Living Tips,” and it described how today´s...

2013-06-19 23:02:44

Court.us.org encourages customers to review background records when dating online. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013 Court.us.org has added two new search services — marriage records and divorce records — to their list of public record searches their customers can review, the company announced yesterday. “As our company grows and we listen to our customers, we learn more about what they really want to review,” a Court.us.org spokesman said yesterday. “Over...

2013-06-18 23:27:21

Family Survival Course review released by Ryan Davidsonfor Jason Richard´s newly released home study survival guide. Flagstaff, AZ (PRWEB) June 17, 2013 Family Survival Course has finally been released after much anticipation and is helping thousands of people across the country learn valuable survival skills that will be vital in the case of economic collapse or natural disaster like we've seen lately with all the tornadoes. Unlike other survival programs, Jason Richards was bold...

2013-06-13 23:27:07

i-Sight Software has announced that it is offering a free training webinar on professional ethics in the workplace. The one-hour webinar will address practical strategies for recognizing and reducing ethical risks in your organization and will be presented on Thursday, June 20th, at 2pm EST, by ethics expert, author and psychologist, Christopher Bauer, PhD. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 “In many organizations, ethics and values training is just a review and sign-off, conducted in...

2013-06-13 23:00:42

Gary Douglas, the creator of Access Consciousness®, recently announced his views on how companies can capitalize on conscious capitalism. He reveals three ways businesses can introduce this concept to enhance their operations. SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (PRWEB) June 13, 2013 Access Consciousness® Founder Gary Douglas recently shared his perspective on how businesses can leverage conscious capitalism. According to John Mackey, Harvard Business Review, 18 out of 28 companies adopting...

2013-06-11 23:00:13

Berkshire expert to present on the unique diversity and AA obligations of federal contractors. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 On June 17, 2013, Nicole Butts, SPHR, a leading compliance expert at Berkshire Associates Inc.–a human resources consulting and technology firm that assists companies in building the ideal, balanced workforce–will give attendees a clear understanding of the relationship between diversity and affirmative action (AA), and the obligations to which...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'