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Ostracism Is Worse Than Bullying In The Workplace
2014-05-30 03:31:55

The University of British Columbia Being ignored at work is worse for physical and mental well-being than harassment or bullying, says a new study from the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business. Researchers found that while most consider ostracism less harmful than bullying, feeling excluded is significantly more likely to lead to job dissatisfaction, quitting and health problems. “We’ve been taught that ignoring someone is socially preferable–if you...

2014-05-29 23:12:24

Men and women have always been very different, however some masculine women exist along with feminine men. In a new video by Conscious Counselor, Sead Pepic explains the differences of men and women and how to communicate with one another. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 For thousands of years, opposite genders have been trying to understand one another. Whether it is just trying to get along or having a meaningful and understanding relationship, men and women are biologically...

2014-05-29 23:02:48

Workplace Bullying, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/workplace-bullying/ London, UK (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 Bullying is not just an aspect of schools anymore; more adults are facing bullying in the workplace every day. NoBullying releases today a complete guide to workplace bullying. The guide mentions possible signs of workplace bullying such as verbal abuse to race, gender, sexual orientation or religion. Another possible sign is humiliation in front of other...

2014-05-29 15:55:05

American Sociological Association A new study suggests that having children is contagious among female high school friends during early adulthood. "The study shows the contagion is particularly strong within a short window of time: it increases immediately after a high school friend gives birth, reaches a peak about two years later, and then decreases, becoming negligible in the long-run," said co-author Nicoletta Balbo, a postdoctoral fellow at the Carlo F. Dondena Centre for Research...

Dads Who Help With Household Chores Bolster Daughters’ Aspirations
2014-05-28 03:18:58

[ Watch The Video: Dads Who Do Chores Bolster Girls’ Aspirations ] The University of British Columbia Fathers who help with household chores are more likely to raise daughters who aspire to less traditional, and potentially higher paying, careers. So finds a new study that suggests how parents share dishes, laundry and other domestic duties plays a key role in shaping the gender attitudes and aspirations of their children, especially daughters. While mothers’ gender and work...

2014-05-28 08:38:08

LIMOGES, France, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the occasion of its Annual General Meeting, Legrand yesterday outlined its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach, unveiling its new roadmap for 2014-2018. "At Legrand, which is already firmly committed to Sustainable Development, we are today taking a further decisive step forward by placing users and their requirements at the core of our commitment", stated Gilles Schnepp, Legrand Group Chairman and Chief...

2014-05-27 23:02:14

What is Bullying, An Ultimate Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/what-is-bullying/. London, UK (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 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 with this extensive guide released today. This extensive guide on...

2014-05-23 23:05:03

Organic food manufacturing company Earth Source Organics moves to a facility with over 11,000 square feet of space in order to meet rapidly increasing customer demand. Vista, CA (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 This month Earth Source Organics (ESO) has been working to get settled into their new facility that more than triples their production space and capacity. Their stellar showing at this year’s Natural Products Expo West drove growth to the point where their old facility no longer provided...

2014-05-22 23:14:56

A firm believer in the value of proactivity in protecting the interests of his clients, Certilman announced the dual membership as part of a campaign to devote more of his practice time to the fields of arbitration and mediation. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 After more than three decades as a champion of “Preventive Lawyering,” the process of proactively avoiding unexpected outcomes and minimizing business risks rather than merely accepting them and reacting to them as they...

2014-05-21 00:20:38

Women leaders outperform male counterparts on the four most important attributes of effective leadership NEW YORK, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Women leaders are performing far better than men on almost every one of the key attributes identified as being the most critical to effective leadership, according to the third annual Ketchum Leadership Communication Monitor (KLCM), a global study which polled 6,509 people in 13 countries across five continents for their views on...


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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
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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