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2014-10-01 23:02:47

Boys Town encourages communities across the country to help raise awareness for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. On Monday, October 6 Boys Town will join the nation in recognizing the harm bullying can cause children, teens, and families. Omaha, Neb. (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 Boys Town encourages communities across the country to help raise awareness for National Bullying Prevention Awareness Month. On Monday, October 6, Boys Town will join the nation in recognizing the harm...

2014-09-30 23:24:45

Bibliomotion launches The Social Leader by Frank Guglielmo and Sudhanshu Palsule. (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Bibliomotion is proud to announce the release of The Social Leader: Redefining Leadership for the Complex Social Age by Frank Guglielmo and Sudhanshu Palsule (September 30, 2014). In the book, the authors apply their leadership coaching experience to introduce Social Leadership – a lens through which to view the conversations, actions, and behaviors that leaders must adopt in...

2014-09-30 23:22:41

Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Emily Pualwan discuss the definition of hazing in sports, how it differs from bullying, what coaches and administrator’s roles are and what steps to take in order to prevent these destructive situations from occurring. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 According to Associate Director of hazingprevention.org, Emily Pualwan, hazing is defined as “any action taken or any situation created intentionally that causes embarrassment,...

2014-09-30 23:18:55

PeopleKeys will be exploring the connection between personality and leadership in a live Leadership Development webinar set to air at 1pm EST on October 12th. Boardman, Ohio (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 If you were to create a list of the most important qualities of a leader, what would it say? Would you place a high value on charisma? Organizational skills? Determination? Although it might be tempting to create a leadership “wish list,” the truth is that just as there are different...

2014-09-30 23:05:49

Research by PsychTests.com indicates that people with high self-esteem can and will fail – the only difference when compared to people with low self-esteem is that the former own their failures and are willing to learn from them. Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 Abraham Lincoln’s initial venture into politics failed. Michael Jordan was cut from his high school basketball team, and Walt Disney was fired from his newspaper job for being uncreative. Had these people allowed...

2014-09-29 23:11:54

Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Professor David Yamada discuss the dynamics of bullying in sports, where to draw the line, and what steps to take in order to prevent these destructive situations from occurring. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 According to Suffolk University Law School Professor David Yamada, the commitment to create healthier workplaces for athletes on all levels must come from within the organizations themselves. “It takes a multiplicity of...

2014-09-27 23:02:57

Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Dr. Ken Pendleton talk leadership development with Cornell University’s Jen Baker, Director of the Big Red Leadership Institute. Discussed are styles of leadership, tradition and a team’s best interests, and common misconceptions of leadership potential. Eugene, OR (PRWEB) September 27, 2014 With leadership such an important element of team success, Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Dr. Ken Pendleton recently spoke with Jen...

2014-09-26 23:01:19

Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Dr. Ken Pendleton discuss group dynamics with guest Dr. Mark Eys, co-author of Group Dynamics in Sport. They cover elements of group cohesion, it’s effect on performance, and which team activities build or undermine cohesion. Eugene, OR (PRWEB) September 26, 2014 Sports Conflict Institute’s Joshua Gordon and Dr. Ken Pendleton discuss group dynamics with guest Dr. Mark Eys, co-author of Group Dynamics in Sport. They cover elements of...

2014-09-24 23:14:49

Author David Hathaway shares knowledge on overcoming personal issues that hinder relationships MELBOURNE, Australia (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 As an adolescent, author David Hathaway hated himself. He suffered from chronic depression, anxiety and poor self-esteem. He sought help, but it did not help. As a last resort, he studied psychology to try and help himself. By the time he had his master’s degree he had resolved his personal issues and moved on to help others by working as a...

2014-09-23 23:12:59

Bibliomotion is thrilled to announce the release of Tracy Brower’s ‘Bring Work to Life by Bringing Life to Work: A Guide for Leaders and Organizations.’ Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 23, 2014 Today Bibliomotion celebrates the launch of Bring Work to Life by Bringing Life to Work: A Guide for Leaders and Organizations by Tracy Brower. In the book, Brower proves that organizations accomplish the best results when they implement work-life supports: the benefits, policies, and informal...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.