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2014-10-08 16:24:45

Debunks Theory of 'Born Leaders,' Offers Proven Tips and Tools DOWNINGTOWN, Pa., Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whether you currently lead an organization or are an emerging leader, a new book by two of Philadelphia's leading consultants delivers the welcome news: leadership skills can be learned and mastered. In Leading on Purpose, veteran consultants Rip Tilden and Tim Thomas cut through the clutter of typical leadership advice, and effectively make the case that great leaders...

2014-10-07 12:37:09

2013 Annual Report by KK intl. Tells Story of Empowerment Worldwide LOS ANGELES, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Krochet Kids intl. (KK intl.) today published its 2013 annual report featuring unique data that illustrates the company's impact on empowering women and their families. To confront poverty's multi-dimensional causes, KK intl. takes a holistic approach by giving women in the program the tools and opportunities to care for themselves and the world around them in the long term....

2014-10-06 23:09:13

Earth's Enrichments takes its USDA Certified Organic Skin Care Collection to the next level this holiday season with the introduction of Organic Lip Balms, Organic Body Balms, Organic Sugar Scrubs, and Organic Bath Salts. These new products will complement its highly coveted Organic Bar Soaps. Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) October 06, 2014 Earth’s Enrichments is a body and skin care company that prides itself on being health conscious and environmentally friendly. Its USDA Certified...

2014-10-03 16:23:22

WASHINGTON, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service (FMCS) today announced it will provide mediation services to the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra musicians and management in their current labor dispute. "In response to a joint request from the parties, the FMCS will provide mediation to the orchestra musicians and management with the goal of helping them reach a mutually acceptable resolution to the issues that divide them. FMCS...

2014-10-03 08:25:32

Offers Five Fixes for Youth in Central America BALTIMORE, Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catholic Relief Services applauds the Administration's plan to allow several thousand Central American young children to apply for refugee status in the United States from their home countries as a first step to address the needs of so many children fleeing violence. The 4,000 refugee visas that would be allocated to people living in Latin America and the Caribbean are necessary but not...

2014-10-01 23:04:31

New Factory Investments Drive Expansion That Supports Workers And Their Communities Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 PrAna—The first major apparel company in North America to offer Fair Trade Certified styles in partnership with Fair Trade USA—has announced growing its Fair Trade Factory offerings to 45 pieces for Spring 2015, an increase of more than 400% from Fall 2014. “October is Fair Trade Month, and we’re excited to announce we’ll be offering more Fair Trade styles...

2014-10-01 08:40:13

Online Dispute Resolution Company Also Adds Randall Wood as Chief Operating Officer CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Arbitration Resolution Services, Inc. (ARS), the world's first cloud-based Complete Online Dispute Resolution (C-ODR(TM)) provider, today announced the appointment of George Friedman as Chairman of the Board of Directors and Randall Wood as Chief Operating Officer. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140930/149446 ARS is a fully automated...

2014-10-01 08:31:14

Oct. 5-11 is National Mental Illness Awareness Week WASHINGTON, Oct. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mental health disorders affect one in five Americans each year, yet only a fraction of those people receive treatment, according to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Oct. 5-11 is National Mental Illness Awareness Week. The American Psychological Association offers tip sheets and videos to help families and friends identify warning signs and support their loved...

2014-09-30 23:18:55

PeopleKeys will be exploring the connection between personality and leadership in a live Leadership Development webinar set to air at 1pm EST on October 12th. Boardman, Ohio (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 If you were to create a list of the most important qualities of a leader, what would it say? Would you place a high value on charisma? Organizational skills? Determination? Although it might be tempting to create a leadership “wish list,” the truth is that just as there are different...

2014-09-30 16:32:08

Former Wayfair.com Executive Launches New Startup MILL VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- As the majority of online furniture retailers sell goods that appeal to the mass market, Homespun Design (HomespunDesign.com) is breaking the e-commerce mold in many ways. The brand new online boutique is selling only American-made furniture expertly created by the best craftsmen coast to coast -- true heirloom-quality pieces that will set the tone for every room and can be...


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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
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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