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2014-08-25 20:21:15

MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than 13 million children are bullied in America each year. Chances are that this is happening to a child that you care about. October is National Bullying Prevention Month, which was developed in 2006 by PACER's National Bullying Prevention Center (PACER.org/Bullying) to raise awareness of the issue. "October is a time when educators, students, parents and community members can unite to share an important message - that...

2014-08-25 12:27:06

Tips and Information for Parents and Students; Survey on Bullying ALEXANDRIA, Va., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of the challenges a new school year presents, Mental Health America is providing new resources on student mental health (http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/back-school). "A student's mental health is just as important as their general health," said Paul Gionfriddo, president and CEO of Mental Health America. "We know the start of a new school year can be a...

2014-08-25 08:30:56

National Safety Service Offers Useful Safety Tips and Checklist as Parents and Students Prepare for the New School Year FRAMINGHAM, Mass., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Smart911, the acclaimed national safety service being used by more than 500 municipalities in 35 states, today announced the availability of a free eBook containing helpful safety tips and a checklist for parents as they prepare to send their children back to the school....

feeling bad at work
2014-08-23 10:25:28

University of Liverpool Research by the University of Liverpool suggests that, contrary to popular opinion, it can be good to feel bad at work, whilst feeling good in the workplace can also lead to negative outcomes. In a Special Issue published in Human Relations, Dr. Dirk Lindebaum from the University’s Management School, together with his co-author Professor Peter Jordan, developed a new line of study, and commissioned research to further explore the role of emotions in the...

toxic leadership
2014-08-23 06:40:12

Crystal Farh and Andy Henion, Michigan State University Supervisors who are abusive to individual employees can actually throw the entire work team into conflict, hurting productivity, finds new research led by a Michigan State University business scholar. The study, conducted in China and the United States, suggests the toxic effect of nonphysical abuse by a supervisor is much broader than believed. Published online in the Journal of Applied Psychology, it’s one of the first studies...

2014-08-22 23:01:16

Cocaine and Teen Drug Abuse, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/cocaine/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Cocaine is a stimulant drug that is extremely addictive. It has been the drug of choice for many teens and youths. NoBullying releases today the guide to cocaine and teen drug abuse. Cocaine is extracted from coca leaves and was originally made to be a painkiller. One of the most serious ways to ingest cocaine is by injecting it. Cocaine is considered to be...

2014-08-21 23:01:28

Hazing Definition, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying - http://nobullying.com/hazing-definition/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Hazing rituals still happen in schools and colleges worldwide and the victims are falling silently. A hazing definition that is clear and unmistakable is vital to putting a stop to the behavior. Hazing is a major problem in schools today, not just on the University level, but also in High School and middle schools. NoBullying releases a complete guide to a...

2014-08-21 08:34:02

More than 500 people expected to attend Achiever's fifth annual user conference SAN FRANCISCO and TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Achievers, the only true cloud Employee Success Platform(TM), today announced its fifth annual Achievers Customer Experience (ACE) 2014, North America's leading employee engagement conference. More than 500 people are expected to attend ACE and experience inspiring keynotes by industry luminaries including, leadership expert and bestselling author,...

2014-08-20 23:01:17

Sexual Bullying, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/sexual-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Sexual Bullying is a form of bullying that takes place usually with teens and “tweens”. However, sexual bullying can happen among adults as well, particularly at the work place and even at home. NoBullying releases today a complete guide to Sexual Bullying. Recent research defines sexual bullying as “Any bullying behavior, whether physical or non-physical,...

2014-08-20 23:01:04

The Ice Bucket Challenge, a Good Cause Or a Bullying Platform? NoBullying Investigates Today http://nobullying.com/ice-bucket-challenge/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 One fact is for sure, there is no harm in having some laughs or some fun for a good cause. However, when it comes to the Ice Bucket Challenge taking the social media world by storm, one couldn’t help but wonder, are some people doing the ice bucket challenge bullied into it? NoBullying examines today the facts and...


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  • A beast of burden; also, a beast in general.
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