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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...

2014-09-23 08:33:20

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging established contractors nationwide to partner with them in exposing major construction companies in their state, if they have well documented proof a construction company is gaming the federal contracting system for big government construction jobs by falsely claiming they are a minority-owned business. There can be substantial rewards for this type of information as the Whistleblower Center would like to...

2014-09-22 23:13:56

Peeling back layers of the gender intelligence issue, The Ruby Report offers insights into what companies are doing to help professionals navigate leadership development practices for women. Author Dawn Frail focuses on looking at the actual behaviours and cultural factors of organizations that are filling their senior leadership roles with more women than other corporations in Canada. Mississauga, Ontario (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 The Ruby Report was launched by the publisher on August...

2014-09-22 23:01:39

The Scary Increase in Bullying Related Deaths, An Article Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/bullying-deaths/ London, UK (PRWEB) September 22, 2014 When it comes to youths taking their own life, there are no rights and wrongs. There is no way for anyone to wrap their head around why such a young person sees no light at the end of a dark tunnel. However, the causes for suicide are quite easy to look at and sadly, Bullying is one of the leading causes for suicide between...

2014-09-22 08:34:50

ZURICH, Switzerland, Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Appway has announced an upcoming global event series that will take place throughout October and November 2014, featuring panel discussions and briefings with wealth management leaders in London, Chicago, New York, Zurich and Geneva. The conversations will explore the results of a wide-ranging industry analysis conducted by Appway and WealthBriefing on client onboarding practices and priorities at wealth managers around the world....

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2014-09-22 08:00:43

Phil Ciciora, Business & Law Editor, University of Illinois Even in a hyperconnected world where laptops, phones, tablets and now even wristwatches are tethered to the Internet 24/7, employers are still wary about the performance and social costs imposed by employees who work remotely. But a new study by a University of Illinois business professor says telecommuting yields positive effects for two important measures of employee performance, and it can even produce very strong...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.