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2014-08-01 08:24:42

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It's widely recognized that friendships are important, boosting everything from a person's happiness to health. International Friendship Day, observed on August 3, 2014, is the perfect time to thank friends for the role they play in our lives. For many, that means logging on to thank a good friend they know only online. That's right. A recent survey conducted by Skout, the leading global app that helps you meet new people and expand your...

2014-07-31 23:23:25

NTI Data Products, one of America's oldest industrial labeling solution providers, today announced their new zero-risk order policy: "Guaranteed Satisfaction - Or Replaced, On Us." Goffstown, NH (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 NTI Data Products, one of America's oldest industrial labeling solution providers, today announced their new zero-risk order policy: "Guaranteed Satisfaction - Or Replaced, On Us." With over thirty years of experience solving almost any kind of...

2014-07-31 23:14:33

Survey & Ballot Systems publishes ‘10 Expert Tactics to Increase Election Participation’, a free resource for member organizations looking to boost voter turnout. Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Survey & Ballot Systems (SBS), a leading provider of election services and secure Internet voting systems, today announced the publication of 10 Expert Tactics to Increase Election Participation, a guide aimed at helping member organizations encourage voting in their privately...

2014-07-31 08:36:21

WASHINGTON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Corporate Whistleblower Center is urging healthcare managers at long-term care facilities, hospitals, or large medical practice groups to call them at 866-714-6466 if they possess significant proof the company is accepting bribes, rebates or any kind of kickback from a pharmaceutical company or pharmacy. The Center believes these issues are a growing problem and that the reward potential for these types of whistleblowers is significant....

2014-07-30 08:39:37

Outdoor lifestyle brand partners with CrowdRise, the world's largest charitable fundraising platform, to recruit and reward everyday volunteers STRATHAM, N.H., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Timberland announced the "call for entries" for its inaugural Timberland Serv-a-palooza Challenge - an innovative sponsored volunteerism competition the brand is hosting in partnership with CrowdRise. The six-week Challenge will encourage consumers to volunteer for a cause of their choice...

2014-07-29 23:03:55

Drug and alcohol addiction treatment center employees provide and serve meal for homeless families. Reseda, Calif (PRWEB) July 29, 2014 The Los Angeles based drug and alcohol rehab, The Discovery House recently participated in a community program that helps homeless families in the San Fernando Valley. The group of volunteers partnered with the San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission to provide a hot meal to individuals in need. The San Fernando Valley Rescue Mission offers emergency shelter...

2014-07-29 12:40:33

SALT LAKE CITY, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ClientTrack is pleased to announce its new partnership with the Department of Community and Economic Development on behalf of the Pennsylvania Homeless Management Information System (PA HMIS) Collaborative. This partnership will enable homeless organizations and Continua of Care across the state to improve their client service provision and inter-agency collaboration in remarkable ways. At ClientTrack, we are dedicated to helping...

2014-07-29 12:35:23

Major product release transforms benefits shopping experience and simplifies HR administration BOSTON and NEW YORK, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Health (Maxwell), a fast-growing industry leader in health IT, announced today a major release of their revolutionary operating system for employee benefits. For the first time ever, employers across the country can provide a comprehensive Health as a Service (HaaS) platform that enables and encourages a holistic view of health....

Cultural Stereotypes May Come From Sharing Social Information
2014-07-29 03:49:30

Association for Psychological Science Millenials are narcissistic, scientists are geeky, and men like sports — or so cultural stereotypes would have us believe. Regardless of whether we believe them to be true, we all have extensive knowledge of cultural stereotypes. But how does this information become associated with certain groups in the first place? Research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, suggests that cultural...

2014-07-29 08:33:31

MINNEAPOLIS, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Universal Conflict Resolution (UCR), a Minneapolis/St. Paul violence prevention company has launched a timely and practical conflict resolution program designed for all age groups and a host of academic and business settings. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140725/130328 John Stewart and Tom Schockemoehl, veteran middle and high school educators, have combined their hands-on professional experience in conflict resolution...


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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
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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