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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...

2013-11-19 13:07:09

Liberals tend to underestimate the amount of actual agreement among those who share their ideology, while conservatives tend to overestimate intra-group agreement, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. These findings may help to explain differences in how political groups and movements, like the Tea Party and Occupy Wall Street, gain traction on the national stage: "The Tea Party movement developed a...

2013-11-19 08:24:19

LONDON, November 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Iran [http://persianhandicraft.org/index.php/about-us ] is renowned for its cultural and artistic products [http://persianhandicraft.org/index.php/code-of-ethics ], which have been in use for ages. While some products and artists have been in demand both in Iran and abroad, there have also been many that have gone unnoticed and who never got any real appreciation. But now PersianHandicraft.org [http://persianhandicraft.org/index.php ]...

2013-11-18 12:29:37

Achievements highlighted in eighth annual HealthCare Consumerism Superstars issue from the Institute for HealthCare Consumerism MINNEAPOLIS, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bloom Health's focus on helping consumers find the right fit for their family has earned the organization the "Industry Innovator Award" in the most effective solution provider category of the HealthCare Consumerism Superstars issue from The Institute for HealthCare Consumerism. Published today in the 8th annual issue of...

2013-11-12 23:22:16

The final entry deadline for PR News' CSR Awards is this Friday, November 15, at midnight ET. All entries must be completed by this date to be considered. Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 12, 2013 PR News’ CSR Awards is the industry’s best showcase for the most powerful, impactful social responsibility and green campaigns. The finalists in this awards program set new standards of excellence and lead the way for other organizations to follow. The final entry deadline is this Friday,...

2013-11-12 08:45:27

Program Continues Beyond Holiday, Eliminating Need to 'Grin and Wear It' Any Time of Year BOSTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Rue La La (www.ruelala.com), a leading online lifestyle shopping destination, announced the rollout of new programming to make gift giving a no-brainer for its 10 million Members. Just in time for the holiday season, each element of Rue La La's new "Goof Proof Gifting" program works to ensure everyone ends up with just what they wanted - for the holidays and...

2013-11-11 12:28:26

VAN WERT, Ohio, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ohio-based internet retailer, Sonrise Distributors LLC, today announced that its new online store at www.GiftBasketsForEveryone.com is now open for the holiday season. "Gift baskets used to be a rather simple and last minute option for holiday gift giving, but today they're intricately designed in such a way that the person you're giving it to will think it was made just for them," explains founder and owner of Sonrise Distributors LLC...

2013-11-09 23:00:57

Dr. Herb Goldberg and Drawk Kwast discuss the myth of male privilege on the Drawk Kwast podcast. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 The November episode of the Drawk Kwast podcast features guest Dr. Herb Goldberg and host Drawk Kwast as they discuss the myth of male privilege. Standing in direct opposition of the feminist idea that argues men have unearned social, economic and political advantages simply for being men, they uncover a hidden truth: That men pay a very high price for...