Quantcast

Latest Social philosophy Stories

2013-05-07 23:33:26

Berkshire expert to examine census updates at 39th Annual AAAA Conference. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 On May 8, 2013, Sybil Randolph, PHR, a leading compliance and diversity expert at Berkshire Associates, a human resource consulting and technology firm that assists companies in building their ideal, balanced workforce, will examine what compliance professionals can expect when it comes to the new census data and affirmative action planning in her 2013 American Association for...

2013-05-06 23:17:08

Principal Business Consultant Julia Mendez to present at the AAAA National Conference and EEOC New Orleans Seminar. Waltham, Mass. (PRWEB) May 06, 2013 Peoplefluent®, a leading social human capital management technology company, announced that Julia Mendez, principal business consultant, Peoplefluent Workforce Compliance and Diversity, will present on diversity and affirmative action at the American Association for Affirmative Action 39th National Conference and Annual Meeting, held May...

2013-04-29 14:17:54

Video game and augmented-reality game players can spontaneously build virtual teams and leadership structures without special tools or guidance, according to researchers. Players in a game that mixed real and online worlds organized and operated in teams that resembled a military organization with only rudimentary online tools available and almost no military background, said Tamara Peyton, doctoral student in information sciences and technology, Penn State. "The fact that they formed...

2013-04-24 16:08:57

As demands for long work hours continue to increase, an Indiana University study found that mothers are more likely than other employees to leave jobs in male-dominated fields. This trend was not seen in balanced or female-dominated occupations. "Mothers were 52 percent more likely than other women to leave their jobs if they were working a 50-hour week or more, but only in occupations dominated by men," said Youngjoo Cha, assistant professor in the Department of Sociology at IU...

2013-04-24 15:38:14

It´s no accident that money obtained through dishonest or illegal means is called “dirty money.” A new study from the University of California, Berkeley, suggests that when people perceive money as morally tainted, they also view it as having less value and purchasing power. Challenging the belief that “all money is green,” and that people will cross ethical boundaries to amass it, social scientists from UC Berkeley and Stanford University have found compelling...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
Related