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2014-06-18 11:12:15

Alan McStravick for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online We've all seen the outwardly-appearing successful man with a pretty piece of arm candy standing by his side. The trophy wife, that stunningly attractive female who trades her natural aesthetics for a life of comfort and leisure, is perceived to occur on more than just a semi-regular basis. However, a new study out of Notre Dame explains how, in this case, perception hasn't necessarily become reality. The stereotype of the trophy...

2014-06-16 12:29:33

- Sponsors and Advisors Include Leading, Biopharmaceutical Industry, Professional Service and Support Providers - NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The organizers of the Vanguard Forum for Healthcare Leaders ('The Forum'), an elite leadership event for top executives across global healthcare, today announced the inaugural list of sponsors and partners for the event. The Forum includes participants, speakers, sponsors and advisors, from across the healthcare ecosystem, ranging from...

2014-06-16 12:26:52

LONDON, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Spectacle Frame and Mounting Markets in Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecastshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/treatments/eye_care/spectacle_frame_mounting_markets_europe_2018_market_size_trends_forecasts_1.htmlThis industry report package offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for spectacle frames and...

2014-06-09 23:03:25

MarketReportsOnline.com adds "Profile of Craghoppers: a leading supplier of world travel and adventure clothing" report to its research store. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Craghoppers, founded in 1965, is one of Europe's leading suppliers of clothing and accessories for the world travel and adventure markets. It is also a supplier of technically advanced outdoor wear. Over the years since its foundation, Craghoppers has established a reputation for bringing innovative...

2014-06-05 23:15:33

Building a Sustainable Records Retention Program Aligned with Privacy Objectives. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Jordan Lawrence, an Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Alliance Partner, along with law firm Dorsey & Whitney LLP announced they will sponsor a June 5th ACC CLE luncheon on Building a Sustainable Records Retention Program Aligned with Privacy Objectives. The presentation will feature Rebecca Perry, Director of Professional Services at Jordan Lawrence, a leading...

2014-05-29 23:15:20

RingingCedarsofRussia.org, the official website of the Anastasia Ringing Cedars community, announces official online updates along with updated worldwide weekly community news. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Ringing Cedars of Russia, the official Anastasia Ringing Cedars community, announced today that they have updated their official Facebook page, along with their Weekly Worldwide Community News. With these new updates, members of the Anastasia Ringing Cedars Community can now view weekly...

2014-05-28 08:38:08

LIMOGES, France, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the occasion of its Annual General Meeting, Legrand yesterday outlined its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach, unveiling its new roadmap for 2014-2018. "At Legrand, which is already firmly committed to Sustainable Development, we are today taking a further decisive step forward by placing users and their requirements at the core of our commitment", stated Gilles Schnepp, Legrand Group Chairman and Chief...

2014-05-22 12:26:30

New tool offers analysis and recommendations; answers consumers' rising demands for companies to prove progress addressing social and environmental issues BOSTON, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cone Communications, a public relations and marketing agency, announces the launch of its new social impact tool to help companies assess, communicate and prove their progress against addressing critical social issues. The Cone Social Return Assessment is a proprietary, diagnostic tool that...

2014-05-22 10:59:05

Drexel University Currently accepted wisdom in the corporate world is that in order to motivate frontline employees who serve customers, corporations need to increase their salary, make them feel more positive about the company, or give them more explicit instructions on how to interact with customers. A new study led by Drexel University’s Daniel Korschun, PhD, an assistant professor at the LeBow College of Business, examines how frontline employees respond to corporate social...

2014-05-20 23:10:53

The Performance Group (TPG) recently marked its 16th anniversary as a leading event management company in the San Francisco Bay Area. TPG’s success stems from its cultural emphasis on strong communication and leadership accessibility. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 The Performance Group (TPG) proudly celebrates another milestone as it rings in its 16th year as a top Bay Area event management company. From the very beginning, TPG understood that one of its guiding principles...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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