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2014-02-25 23:35:33

Heard & Smith, a national disability law firm that concentrates on the disabled and the injured, is encouraging policy makers, legislators, journalists, media professionals and all others who want an informed opinion on alleged SSD abuse in America to review the just-released findings of the myth-shattering Columbia Business School study entitled “Unemployment Insurance and Disability Insurance in the Great Recession.” San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Heard & Smith, a...

2014-02-25 23:22:45

Two Generations Into the Early Feminist Movement, 64% of Women Studied Feel Satisfied with Career Accomplishments with Significant Compromises Made Along the Way Burlingame, CA (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 SheByShe™, a new women’s opinion site dedicated to giving women a voice, today announced the results of its “Wonder Woman: Work-Life Balance” survey, finding that the over 700 women studied mostly feel satisfied with career progress but that it comes at a significant cost. Of the...

2014-02-25 08:27:36

NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Morrison & Foerster's Advance@Work program has released the results of its Advance@Work Workplace Bullying 2013-2014 Study. The workplace bullying survey was conducted online and accessible to survey participants through the Internet, the Advance@Work iOS app, the Advance@Work blog, and the Advance@Work Twitter feed. From December 2013 through February 2014, 101 individuals participated in the survey, and the significant results were as follows:...

2014-02-25 08:20:12

More than 49,000 hours of time donated to Canadian charities MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 25, 2014 /CNW/ - In keeping with its ongoing commitment to supporting the communities where it operates, UPS once again went beyond solely offering financial support in 2013. Encouraging staff to donate their time and skills to give back to their communities is at the foundation of UPS's corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy and an area it continues to go above and beyond. UPS employees...

2014-02-24 23:28:04

The new “Tips On Dealing With Loneliness” article on the site Vkool.com provides readers with tips on how to deal with loneliness easily. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 The new “Tips On Dealing With Loneliness” article covers techniques on how to deal with loneliness easily. At the beginning of the article, people will discover common causes of loneliness, such as aging, change of place, social media, highly sensitive temperament, and unrealistic expectations. Certain...

2014-02-24 16:23:12

BELLEVUE, Wash., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today offered a "21-gun salute" to Piers Morgan, who acknowledged that his gun control extremism is at least partially responsible for his devastating ratings and the looming cancellation of his evening program on CNN. "We're offering a 21-gun salute to Piers Morgan for admitting that his push for gun control killed his ratings and his show," said CCRKBA Chairman Alan...

2014-02-24 12:33:17

DALLAS, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- iVotersGuide (iVG) was created to empower Americans with solid data to vote responsibly through an easy-to-use, web- based tool. iVG brings ease to the voting process through the combination of multi-faceted, in depth research on candidates and a sophisticated software engine and delivers current and relevant information on each candidate in the voters defined area. Americans understand the concept of voting; however, in the majority of...

2014-02-20 23:27:08

A new white paper from PYA, a National Healthcare Consulting Firm, surveys Network Alliances, an emerging alternative to traditional mergers and acquisitions. Knoxville, TN (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 Community hospitals worried about losing local control through a merger or acquisition by a larger health system are exploring Network Alliances as a “best of both worlds” alternative. Through a formal working relationship with other hospitals and health systems, a community hospital can...

2014-02-20 12:11:56

Is a date with your partner as important to you as a meeting at work? A University of Illinois study recommends that couples develop a relationship work ethic that rivals—or at least equals—their professional work ethic. "When people enter the workplace, they make an effort to arrive on time, be productive throughout the day, listen attentively to co-workers and supervisors, try to get along with others, and dress and groom themselves to make a good impression," said Jill R. Bowers, a...

2014-02-19 08:21:00

Innovative new organization designed to use "market based" concepts to address homelessness, childcare, transportation, mental health and other challenges FARGO, N.D., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel Erickson, a Slayton, Minnesota native who attended North Dakota State University has donated $2,500,000 to establish The Empowerment Project. Erickson is a long time entrepreneur who started his business career in Fargo almost 20 years ago and now currently resides in Phoenix AZ....


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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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snash
  • To talk saucily.
  • Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.
This word is Scots in origin and probably imitative.