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Introduction to Operations Management

1<p>Section<p><b>27 minutes to complete</b><p>Introduction<p>This short module was designed to introduce you to the course, and to give you an overview of what you can …

Optogenetic Stimulation of Lateral Orbitofronto-Striatal Pathway Suppresses Compulsive Behaviors

More options<p>Download and print this article for your personal scholarly, research, and educational use.<p>Buy a single issue of <i>Science</i> for just $15 USD.

10 Apps To Relax Your Body And Mind

<i>SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue</i><p>By Linda Bernstein<p>I need to relax. And so, my fellow 50-plus-ers, do you. Between our own Everest-size to-do list, phone calls from the kids asking if we can get their old trading card collections out of the attic and our parents asking us to help them download apps, we …

Communication Tips – Using the DISC Model to Write Better Emails

Most of my writing about how to use the DISC Model to communicate more effectively has been focused on verbal communications. While the tips still …

12 Ways to Calm the Overactive Mind

Gregg Prescott, M.S., <i>In5D Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Have you ever laid in bed trying to sleep while a constant stream of thoughts flow through your mind? Do …

Dalai Lama 'Culture Of Compassion' Talk: Key To Good Health Is 'Peace Of Mind' (VIDEO)

Good nutrition and exercise may be important, but the secret to good health and long life is all in your head, according to the Dalai Lama.<p>After participating in a Peace Walk at the Peace Bridge in Derry, Northern Ireland on April 18, the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, gave a talk at the "Culture …

Upworthy

Making Your LinkedIn Profile Attractive to Employers

Taking your work to the next level means setting and keeping career goals. A career goal is a targeted objective that explains what you want your …

Employment

Developing a Learning Culture: Intro to the Personal A3 Template

One of the ways we help companies develop a learning culture is through the collaborative Personal A3 process. The Personal A3 helps employees take …

Five Supply Chain Definitions Every Industry Professional Should Know

Here at Kinaxis we love our lists … Top 10 this, Top 5 that… so when Lora agreed to do a Q&A post with us, it was natural for it to take the form of …

5 Supply Chain Definitions Every Industry Professional Should Know Pt. 2

As we said in yesterday’s blog, here at Kinaxis we love our lists … so when Lora agreed to do a Q&A post with us, it was natural for it to take the …

The Anatomy Of Operational Excellence

Operational excellence enables an enterprise and its leadership to continuously improve all areas of performance. What can we learn from GM, Chevron, and BAE Systems.<p>Operational excellence enables an enterprise and its leadership to continuously improve all areas of performance, including …

BAE Systems

Startup Lab workshop: How Google sets goals: OKRs

To Strengthen Your Attention Span, Stop Overtaxing It

The Iditarod dog sled race covers 1,100 miles of Arctic ice and takes more than a week. The standard strategy for mushers had been to run twelve hours at a stretch, then rest for twelve. Either you ran all day and rested at night, or you rested all day and ran all night.<p>That all changed because of …

304: Habits: Why We Do What We Do

Eight Key Big Data Roles (And Who Can Fill Them)

More data confirming the shortage of big data experts: a survey of Australian employers suggests 78 per cent are having trouble filling those …

What Is Big Data?

Big data is new and “ginormous” and scary –very, very scary. No, wait. Big data is just another name for the same old data marketers have always used, and it’s not all <i>that</i> big, and it’s something we should be embracing, not fearing. No, hold on. That’s not it, either. What I meant to say is that …

Statistics 101: Introduction to the Poisson Distribution

Statistics 101: Binomially Distributed Factory Accident Data

Reiki Breath

<i>Article by</i> <i>Chanchal Gupta</i><p>It’s the time when old belief that all of us are blessed with a definite age period by the God should be given up as we can …

Exposure therapy good addition for OCD treatment: study | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Exposure therapy and antidepressants help lessen the severity of symptoms for people with obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) more than the medication alone, according to a new study.<p>In the case of people with moderately severe OCD symptoms, the combination of so-called …

Happy OCD Awareness Week!

Did you know that October 14-20 is OCD Awareness Week? Yeah, neither did I. But it is! And in honor of this very special week, I want to talk about …

Supporting a Loved one with OCD

Speakers<p><b>Michael Wheaton, PhD</b>, Clinical Researcher, Anxiety Disorders Clinic, New York State Psychiatric Institute/Columbia University Medical</b> …

What India Can Teach The Rest Of The World About Living Well

India has been described by some traditional texts as <i>Sa Prathama Sanskrati Vishvavara</i>, the first and supreme culture in the world. To this day, the South Asian country remains a hotspring of ancient wisdom on mind-body health and spirituality.<p>This wisdom has been steadily permeating American life …