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2014-09-02 23:01:23

Can one learn how to be a bully at school? NoBullying releases an expose on how school bullying works for the bully http://nobullying.com/how-to-be-a-bully-at-school/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 Learning how to be a bully at school can be tough. Sometimes it’s really difficult for one to know when and how to assert dominance over another human being in a public setting. With a big percentage of schools turning to look the other way when it comes to school bullying, maybe...

2014-09-02 08:35:57

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kidpower International (kidpower.org) has launched an initiative to establish September as International Child Protection Month in celebration of its 25-year anniversary. Kidpower is a global nonprofit leader dedicated to child protection advocacy to keep kids safe from bullying, abuse, kidnapping, and other dangers -- and to empowering people of all ages and abilities with life skills for safety and success. Photo -...

2014-09-01 23:00:39

NoBullying releases today a comprehensive guide to School Bullying and what bullying could lead to for children - http://nobullying.com/what-can-bullying-lead-to/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 The new school year is upon us and for every parent a new school year could also mean brushing back in with school bullying. It is time for parents and educators to understand what bullying could lead to for children before it is too late, all with NoBullying’s guide to school bullying...

2014-08-31 23:00:17

FlexJobs, a leading job service to help job-seekers find telecommute, part-time, and flexible employment, has won 2014 When Work Works Award for fostering a healthy workplace environment and work flexibility in its own company. Boulder, CO (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 FlexJobs has been honored with the 2014 When Work Works Award for its use of effective workplace strategies for creating a work environment dedicated to both increasing business success as well as employee success. When Work...

2014-08-30 23:00:54

DailyGossip.org publishes a review for Make Him Desire You, a new program that promises to reveal a powerful formula for making men emotionally addicted to the ladies using it. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Daily Gossip reveals in its review a program created by Alex Carter, called the Make Him Desire You program, who shows a unique formula to get inside a man’s mind and heart. The author of this method says that the program goes beyond mere attraction and actually helps...

2014-08-29 23:09:39

Sports Conflict Institute Founder, Joshua Gordon, interviews Gary Namie, Research Director of the Workplace Bullying Institute about bullying in sports. Namie clears up a number of issues regarding bullying, including its definition, the line between toughening up a player and bullying a player, and why bullying has been accepted by many sports organizations in the past. Eugene, OR (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 What is bullying and why does it matter in sports? Dr. Gary Namie defines bullying...

roots of human altruism
2014-08-29 03:00:23

Judith Burkart, University of Zurich Apes hardly ever act selflessly without being solicited by others; humans often do. What has caused this curious divergence, which is arguably the secret to our species’ unparalleled success? A team headed by an anthropologist from the University of Zurich now reveals that cooperative care for the young was the evolutionary precondition for the emergence of spontaneous altruistic behavior. Scientists have long been searching for the factor that...

2014-08-28 23:13:00

PeopleKeys has released the results of a new study showing that employee job satisfaction in the healthcare industry has a direct impact on the quality of care offered to patients. Boardman, OH (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 In the healthcare industry, there is one primary question that hospitals and private practices struggle with: How can the overall quality of patient care be improved? A new multi-year study of the healthcare industry tackles this question, and has collected data that shows...

2014-08-28 08:31:14

LONDON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Achievers, the only true cloud Employee Success Platform(TM), today announced the appointment of Eric Allen as Managing Director, EMEA. Based in London, Allen is responsible for leading the company's business in EMEA and growing market share for Achievers' Employee Success Platform - the industry's most powerful solution for engaging, aligning, and recognizing employees. Allen brings leadership experience in enterprise solutions and has held...

2014-08-28 08:24:48

APA survey links employee recognition to satisfaction, motivation and work effort WASHINGTON, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Labor Day is a celebration of American workers and the contributions they have made to the well-being of the country. As we mark Labor Day's 120(th) year as a federal holiday, only about half of the U.S. workforce (51 percent) say they feel valued by their employer, more than a third (36 percent) haven't received any form of recognition in the last year and...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'