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Researchers Work Towards Preventing Organic Food Fraud

Researchers Work Towards Preventing Organic Food Fraud

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Our society seems fraught with fraud. There are fraudulent products, fraudulent services, fraudulent identities and now fraudulent food. The organic food market is growing, with consumers...

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2014-08-29 23:09:28

Vitarock is marking its first year since becoming a one-stop-shop for healthy natural products. It’s an online source for all things Pure, Green, Safe & Fair, featuring 1000s of pre-screened natural beauty, health and lifestyle products. Toronto, ON (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 Many North Americans want organic face creams that aren’t tested on animals, soaps that won’t harm their health, non-GMO vitamins and eco-friendly detergents. They want natural products that actually do what...

2014-08-27 23:13:48

From the developers of “The Social Express®,” Cool School includes lesson plans, interactive videos, assessments and everything else teachers need to educate and empower students. Encinitas, CA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 According to the National Center for Educational Statistics, nearly 1 in 3 students report being bullied during the school year. States have implemented strict anti-bullying laws, but any educator will tell you that punitive action alone won’t extricate the...

2014-08-27 23:13:22

Barb Moses of Discover Leadership Training is thrilled to unveil her new two-part webinar series, “A Women’s Guide to Making Her Life Story a Best Seller.” The first of which will take place on Friday, September 5th at 12:00pm CDT. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 Discover Leadership Training is the foremost expert in the field of personal and corporate transformation through their comprehensive leadership programs. As the Vice President of Discover Leadership Training, Barb...

2014-08-27 23:12:12

A White House initiative that supplies green cards and work - authorized Social Security numbers to undocumented immigrants would also open a pathway to Social Security benefits, warns The Senior Citizens League (TSCL). Alexandria, VA (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 President Obama is considering Executive action soon that would bypass Congress on immigration. A White House initiative that supplies green cards and work - authorized Social Security numbers to undocumented immigrants would also...

2014-08-26 23:16:49

The John C. Maxwell Company leadership simulcast, L2:Learn-Lead and Transformational Leadership Summit will be presented in Washington, DC on October 10, 2014. The simulcast and live event will be hosted by the Georgetown University, Hariri Building / McDonough School of Business, located at 37th and O St., NW, Washington, DC (http://www.leadership.buzz). Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 26, 2014 The John C. Maxwell Company leadership simulcast, L2:Learn-Lead and Transformational Leadership...

2014-08-26 12:20:35

New Highlight: delegations from EU-China IoT Summit and Internet of Things of EU will take part in the event SHANGHAI, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Internet of Things (IoT) China 2014 Conference as well as China Connected Vehicle and ITS Expo and Forum 2014 will be held at Shanghai Mart on October 28th and 29th, 2014. The event is the result of a collaboration between EU-China IoT Summit, one of influential events in the industry, and the 5th Internet of Things China. The...

2014-08-26 08:31:22

DENVER, Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Project Helping (http://www.projecthelping.org) wants to give people with depression an opportunity to feel more empowered and purposeful in their lives. The nonprofit organization's founder, Justin Kruger, has battled depression his entire life; the experience of helping others through volunteering proved to be a turning point in his recovery. Now, through Project Helping, he hopes to share that cathartic experience with the world. "People with...

2014-08-25 16:22:20

First Webinar on Thursday, August 28 to Focus on Attorney-Client Privilege ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bloomberg BNA today announced the launch of its complimentary continuing legal ethics training series. The monthly series of Web events will be offered live and on-demand and will focus on a number of key issues for attorneys that need to earn ethics and professional responsibility credits. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120110/DC33627LOGO "We...

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...


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With the start of summer upon us, we start thinking of things to do on the weekend and how to keep the kids busy. Here are a few things that may just help accomplish that and also to stay safe during this summer. #1 Weather is always a big player in whichever season it maybe, but the summer is a when the United States experiences some of its most severe weather such as Tornadoes and Hurricanes. The best tip for this is to be prepared. If the National Weather Service issues a watch or...

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Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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