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2014-06-05 04:21:54

- Interactive map tracks changes to millennial and boomer workforces in 175 U.S. metros CHICAGO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The jobs recovery has put spotlights on two large sections of the labor force: workers nearing the end of their careers and young adults just beginning them. While the economy has been difficult for both groups, baby boomers now hold a larger percentage of jobs in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) and other occupations than before the...

2014-06-04 23:02:08

Lavi Industries launched the NeXtrac Queue Builder web application and a spotlight page filled with resources to improve in-queue merchandising strategies. Valencia, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 In-queue merchandising provides an engaging experience that helps to reduce perceived wait times, increase impulse sales, and create happier, more satisfied customers. With this in mind, leading queue management solutions provider, Lavi Industries, announces its launch of the NeXtrac Queue Builder web...

2014-06-04 16:21:45

LA CROSSE, Wisc., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Approximately 600 electric cooperative leaders and guests attended Dairyland Power Cooperative's 73rd annual meeting at the La Crosse Center earlier today. Dan Korn, Chairman of the Board and director representing Vernon Electric Cooperative, presided over the meeting. The theme of the meeting was Together. By working together, Dairyland and its member cooperatives reliably and affordably meet energy needs while improving the...

2014-06-03 23:11:46

Civicom Marketing Research Services has hosted a sneak preview of their new research tool FRONT ROW™ - a mobile internet-driven research solution that allows live, two-way, remote interviews using a smart phone or tablet. Greenwich, CT (PRWEB) June 03, 2014 Civicom Marketing Research Services has hosted a sneak preview of their new research tool FRONT ROW™ - a mobile internet-driven research solution that allows live, two-way, remote interviews using a smart phone or tablet. The...

2014-06-03 12:40:19

HOUSTON, June 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Memorial Hermann recently opened the first of four Mental Health Crisis Clinics in an effort to respond to the significant gap in mental and behavioral health services in Harris and surrounding counties. This initiative is a project under the State of Texas' Medicaid 1115 Waiver - Texas Health Care Transformation and Quality Improvement Program Collaborative. "These Crisis Clinics serve as a long-term solution addressing the lack of...

What Does Finding Out The Sex Of A Child Before Birth Say About The Mother?
2014-06-03 03:12:52

By Jeff Grabmeier, The Ohio State University Women who choose not to find out are more egalitarian, conscientious An expectant mother who chooses to find out her child’s sex before birth may be giving subtle clues about her views on proper gender roles, new research suggests. The study found that women who choose not to learn their child’s sex may be more open to new experiences, and combine egalitarian views about the roles of men and women in society with conscientiousness....

2014-06-02 12:27:22

How the Poor Can Save Capitalism LOS ANGELES, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Berrett-Kohler will release its second book by John Hope Bryant, entitled How the Poor Can Save Capitalism: Rebuilding the Path to the Middle Class on June 2, 2014. The book will be available in Barnes & Noble bookstores, and online at Amazon.com, BAM!, IndieBound, iTunes. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140528/91853 Endorsed by former President Bill Clinton, with a foreword by...

2014-06-02 08:31:18

LONDON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bullying behavior is behavior that is often deliberate and executed repeatedly over a period of time. Bullies rarely attack their victims once and then move on to someone else. When they identify a target, they go after that individual time and time again. Learn about what is bullying and what is cyber bullying via NoBullying today. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140530/92692)(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140530/92665)...

2014-06-02 08:24:22

RALEIGH, N.C., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- North Carolina's electric cooperatives join Gov. Pat McCrory in encouraging North Carolinians to be prepared for this year's hurricane season, which runs from June 1 - Nov. 30. A reliable plan is your best defense against a major storm, and the cooperatives offer these tips to keep you safe this storm season: -- Develop an evacuation route in advance. The plan should identify the safest routes and closest shelters. --...

2014-05-30 23:09:46

Informative webinar will focus on translating current business drivers and challenges within the global drug product labeling domain into a set of opportunities and next-generation operating models that support scale, efficiency, quality and compliance. The live broadcast will take place on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at 11:00 EDT (16:00 UK BST/ GMT +1). Toronto, Canada (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 Drug product labeling is continuing to grow both in complexity and strategic importance as the key...


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10 Tips To A Great Summer
2012-07-16 20:56:36

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
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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