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How 2 Communities Prevent Social Isolation
One of the co-housing locations is in Denmark, one is in the U.S.
3 Social Media Tips for Your HOA
Social media can be a great tool for any association, but only when used correctly. If you never post anything or only post basic information about HOAs in general, your homeowners won’t be interes…
Marijuana Club Raid Shows Why Social Use Initiative Needed, Denver NORML Says
This week, federal agents, including representatives from the Internal Revenue Service, raided the Lazy Lion, a marijuana club that's been operating for well over a year. And while the Lazy Lion is in Colorado Springs, not Denver, Jordan Person, executive director of Denver NORML, thinks the incident demonstrates why the...
7 Tips to Stay on Top of Social Media Customer Service
Social is no longer a secondary component to your business, and learning how to properly deliver social media customer service is essential to success.
Negative Social Media Posts: How to Deal With Negative Comments When Your Whole Social Media...
Although we wish all days in the restaurant industry were full of positivity and satisfied customers, it doesn't always turn out that way. Social media
Nicole Lovell’s killing raises question of how to keep kids safe on social media
There is still so much we don't know about how a 13-year-old Blacksburg, Virginia, girl got to know an 18-year-old Virginia Tech freshman before he allegedly stabbed her to death.
Discussions about languages
The following is support for my argument The way you approach this is a simple equation that illustrates hypothetical rankings of variables importance Formula for difficulty in a language = O*(G+V+(w*.1)+(A*2.0)+S+V(1.5)) O= Openness of the society to communicate in their own language to a foreigner as opposed to English. G = Grammar, specifically the number of exceptions in each cases V= Verbs Conjugation complexity W=Complexity of…
Intergenerational Discussion Guide
Download the Intergenerational Discussion Guide Generations United developed this guide to help older and younger people have conversations around the important role vaccinations play in protecting…
An Erie Canal Bicentennial Discussion
Welcome from City of Schenectady and Introduction of Keynote Address: Hon. Gary R. McCarthy, Mayor, City of Schenectady Keynote Address: Secretary of State Rossana Rosado Introduction of Principal Address: Principal Address: David Alan Miller, Albany Symphony Orchestra Welcome from Schenectady County and Introduction of SCCC President Steady Moono and Panel Discussions: Hon. Anthony Jasenski, Chair, Schenectady County Legislature (1:30—2:15pm)
Why Mobile Is Central to the Digital Discussion
Today, organizations — no matter their industry or size — are discussing their mobile strategy. But even as they do so, the concept is becoming obsolete; soon, mobile strategy will be as commonplace as an IT strategy, or even a business strategy. The world is going mobile, and SAP has taken note, rolling out a number of technologies organizations can take advantage of to expand their…
I Learned the Hard Way That College Isn't a Breeze
I grew up in a neighborhood where I, and the majority of my peers, had few positive role models to look up to. I didn’t
Ultimate Bottlenecking Guide/Discussion Thread!
This thread is now officially not being updated any longer. Simply put, the amount of work to figure out precise bottlenecking numbers is so high that it is impossible for me to do all the work unless...
What’s Driving the Discussion on Autonomous Vehicles?
Here’s What The Experts Have To Say Will self-driving cars be programmed to make moral decisions? If a family of four is in a self-driving car and a distracted pedestrian steps into the road, should the car be programmed to swerve and possibly crash to avoid the pedestrian? What if"..."
New Resource: How Social Workers Can Help Children at U.S. Border
NASW-NC is a professional membership organization for social workers. We provide continuing education, advocacy updates, job listings and more!
Why Using Social Security for Paid Family Leave Is a Bad Idea
If workers can borrow from Social Security for paid family leave, why not also for things like repaying student loans or putting a down payment on a home?
Women of Influence Panel Discussion
In this popular, standing-room-only workshop, several 'Women of Influence' shared their personal journey to success, as well as lessons learned along the way...
Why NC leaders think more nurses, counselors and social workers could make schools safer
A North Carolina legislative subcommittee is recommending hiring more school counselors, nurses, psychologists and social workers as a way to try to reduce the threat of school violence following the Parkland, Florida school massacre.
Top 50 Discussion Groups for the Bible
In 1999, not a single biblioblog existed. Even Paleojudaica and NT Blog, two of the first, were yet to emerge. A lot of discussion still happened on Usenet, an ancient internet protocol that most r…
Tips for Breezing Through Airport Security From a TSA Insider
How to make quick work of the slowest part of your trip