David Rock

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Name: David Rock
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Professor to Design Program in Wellness and Physical Activity

OXFORD, Miss. - Health and physical education expert Alicia Stapp will lead the University of Mississippi School of EducationThe new focus on wellness and physical activity is the result of a $1.2 million grant awarded to the School of Education last ... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

How to identify and develop future leaders

Until the beginning of the 21st century, a company wanting to hire future leaders always sought experienced and skilled talent to fill the requirements of strategic posts. Although certainly valuable, these attributes are no longer enough. Claudio Fernández-Aráoz ... [Published Business Digest - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Is Your Workplace Turning You Into a Zombie?

The World Green Building Council launched a new report on Health, Wellbeing and Productivity in Offices which presents overwhelming evidence that a range of office design factors -- from air quality and lighting, to views of nature and interior layout ... [Published Huffington Post - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Beyond the Keynote: How to Maximize Your Organization’s ROI with Keynote Speakers After the Conference

To implement lasting organizational change, many leaders opt to bring in keynote speakers who speak on topics ranging from productivity to leadership to innovation. Senior executives may walk away from the event feeling confident they know exactly what ... [Published Business 2 Community - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Reshoring and performance reviews: Two priorities for business leaders

Summary: recommends two must-read articles for executives. One looks at the challenges in getting great talent for a resurgent U.S. manufacturing environment. The other examines why performance reviews deliver adverse business results.I was catching up ... [Published ZDNet - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Not simply adapting Buddha for suburbia

In the US, capitalists seem to be ‘looting’ Buddhism, making off with its meditation ‘mindfulness’ techniques and ignoring spiritual teachings such ‘loving kindness’. But how is mindfulness unfolding in South Africa?Upmarket lifestyle shops sell statues ... [Published Health-e - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Executive coaching for organisational change

Organisational change trendsAs Buddha said: “Everything changes.”Or, as Heraclitus said: “The only thing that is constant is change.”Steering clear of an existential discussion, there is no doubt that change is something to which professionals and organisations ... [Published Changeboard - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Challenges help brains work better

A deeply focused brain taps into a network of mental resources and helps turn change into desired behavior. (Photo: /iStockphoto)Think of your brain as a gatekeeper for change: Give it what it wants and it will help you evolve and grow into an effective ... [Published AZCentral.com - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Managers Can Motivate Employees with One Word

Human beings are profoundly social — we are hardwired to connect to one another and to want to work together. Frankly, we would never have survived as a species without our instinctive desire to live and work in groups, because physically we are just ... [Published HBR Blog Network - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

Make Getting Feedback Less Stressful

Much of my work as an executive coach and an instructor at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business involves helping people improve their abilities to deliver feedback more effectively. It’s a critical skill, particularly for both leaders in flat organizations ... [Published HBR Blog Network - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

PennDOT closes two roads for major repairs

FRANKLIN COUNTY A section of Welsh Run Road and another on Hades Church Road will be closed starting Monday.The local maintenance office of the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is taking on two major projects this summer. PennDOT will save money ... [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

What Neuroscience Teaches About Creativity, Stress and Getting Promoted

On the surface, stress might seem like a good way to kick-start  productivity, but studies show that when we are under stress we can’t think as broadly, widely or deeply. Stress can increase motor function but it decreases perception, cognition ... [Published Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel - Jul 05 2014]

Quotes

"a lot of milk trucks use murray road, and it takes them a while to get out and moving in traffic" Rock said
"we expect to see some big drifts" Rock said at 1 p.m. Thursday. "Traffic was a lot less than it normally is...
"But if we have an emergency we have to go to it," PennDOT's Rock said. "we rotate people in and out of the truck whenever we can."

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Professor to Design Program in Wellness and Phy... [Published Noodls - 10 hours ago]
Real estate transactions, Oct. 19, 2014 [Published Quad-Cities Online - Oct 18 2014]
How to identify and develop future leaders [Published Business Digest - Oct 14 2014]
Is Your Workplace Turning You Into a Zombie? [Published Huffington Post - Oct 09 2014]
Beyond the Keynote: How to Maximize Your Organi... [Published Business 2 Community - Oct 02 2014]
Reshoring and performance reviews: Two prioriti... [Published ZDNet - Sep 29 2014]
Not simply adapting Buddha for suburbia [Published Health-e - Sep 29 2014]
Kill your performance ratings [Published Leader.co.za - Sep 26 2014]
Executive coaching for organisational change [Published Changeboard - Sep 15 2014]
Challenges help brains work better [Published AZCentral.com - Sep 14 2014]
Real estate Transactions, Sept. 14, 2014 [Published Quad-Cities Online - Sep 13 2014]
Managers Can Motivate Employees with One Word [Published HBR Blog Network - Aug 13 2014]
Make Getting Feedback Less Stressful [Published HBR Blog Network - Aug 08 2014]
Default or not default? That is the (Argentine)... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Aug 05 2014]
PennDOT closes two roads for major repairs [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jul 18 2014]
What Neuroscience Teaches About Creativity, Str... [Published Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel - Jul 05 2014]
PennDOT repairs hole in Pa. 16 bridge deck [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - May 07 2014]
Franklin County shovels, plows again: Storm del... [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Feb 14 2014]
Record energy usage expected in deep freeze [Published Chambersburg Public Opinion - Jan 07 2014]
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Managers Can Motivate Employees with One Word [Published HBR Blog Network - Aug 13 2014]
Human beings are profoundly social — we are hardwired to connect to one another and to want to work together. Frankly, we would never have survived as a species without our instinctive desire to live and work in groups, because physically we are just ...
Make Getting Feedback Less Stressful [Published HBR Blog Network - Aug 08 2014]
Much of my work as an executive coach and an instructor at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business involves helping people improve their abilities to deliver feedback more effectively. It’s a critical skill, particularly for both leaders in flat organizations ...
What Neuroscience Teaches About Creativity, Str... [Published Personal Branding Blog - Dan Schawbel - Jul 05 2014]
On the surface, stress might seem like a good way to kick-start  productivity, but studies show that when we are under stress we can’t think as broadly, widely or deeply. Stress can increase motor function but it decreases perception, cognition ...
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