Health & Fitness Institute. Part 2

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Oct
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More than just technology is responsible for the Institute’s 92 percent retention rate. “Given our demographic, ease of use [and] consistency in ‘look/feel’ is very important,” Black explains. For that reason, all cardio and strength equipment in the Health & Fitness Institute is provided by Life Fitness.

Health & Fitness Institute. Part 1

30
Oct
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Gaining membership to a specific clique, area or club is almost a rite of passage today, whether to a fraternity or sorority, exclusive neighborhood or even afitness facility. Membership to these groups can be gained with changes in social status, family connections or even job advancement, but money will most often do the trick.

A Prophylactic for Migraine Headaches, Part 2

30
Oct
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Botany:

Feverfew belongs to the family Asteraceae and in modern botanical literature is referred to by Tanacetum parthenium. It is an aromatic perennial that grows from 20 to 60 centimeters tall, has greenish yellow two- to five-lobed leaves and flowers that resemble those of chamomile. It is a native of Europe and was naturalized in North and South America in the nineteenth century. It should be noted that there are at least three different chemotypes of this species, two of which do not contain the purported active principle parthenolide.

A Prophylactic for Migraine Headaches, Part 1

22
Oct
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What is a Migraine Headache?

Various types of headache are related to each other as a continuum of cerebrovascular disorders; different types of migraine headaches occupy a sub-region of these maladies. The name migraine refers to the frequent occurrence of headache on one side (hemi-half) of the head (cranium).

What Is Management? Part 3

18
Oct
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Management today

Most managers now realize that one size does not fit all.Rather than rigidly adopting one management style, the pace of change in modern society demands a more flexible, dynamic approach to problem solving, goal setting and staying on-mission.

What Is Management? Part 2

17
Oct
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Changing focus

The shift in focus from “the work” to “the worker” began in the 1920s. TheBehavioral School of Management Theory sought to understand the human dimensions of work as a way to improve productivity and reduce worker turnover.

What Is Management? Part 1

16
Oct
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You can’t go to most social functions thesedays without being asked, “What do you do for a living?”"I’m a manager,” might be your usual response, but what does that really mean?A working definition of management can be “working with and through people to accomplish the objectives of both the organization and its members.”

Kung Fu History

15
Oct
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Due to it’s antiquity (and depending on whom you ask), different theories about Kung Fu’s origin circulate through the martial arts community. One fact is undeniable, however. The lines between Kung Fu’s history and the history of the Asian fighting arts in general, blur almost beyond recognition. That is, if you examine the history of any popular and traditional organized system of fighting, it seems to almost always (there are some exceptions) lead back to Chinese Kung Fu, or at least cross it’s path. This is a testament to the significance and profundity of traditional kung fu.

Successful Independence Does not Happen Overnight

5
Oct
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Children learn to make responsible choices by practicing with small ones from the time they are toddlers. Adolescence is a time that this drive for independence becomes very strong, but the teen is not ready for full self-reliance. As a parent it is important to give the choices when appropriate. Try letting them choose which chores they will do each week. Praise them when they have completed them on time and for being accountable.

Interactive profits. Part 2

27
Sep
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Debate centering around these products involves whether technology is currently in place to achieve “virtual play,” and whether members will embrace this type of interactivity. The designers of the ICE Station and Sportwall must be confident of the technology’s capabilities to have planned its release.