Lisa Williams

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Name: Lisa Williams
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Gratitude Can Win You New Friends

Parents have long told their children to remember to say thank you. Now the evidence is in on why it matters.A study led by the University of New South Wales, Australia has shown for the first time that thanking a new acquaintance for help makes the person ... [Published ThirdAge - 1 hour ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

The Top Ten Celebrities Ordained by The Universal Life Church

The Universal Life Church World Headquarters located in beautiful Boca Raton, Florida ordains men and/or women from all walks of life from throughout the world. These are just a few of the celebrities who have received ordination from the Universal Life ... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Elk Grove volunteers put community into garden

This neighborhood oasis grew out of a field of weeds.A decade ago, this irregular plot of land on the edge of Elk Groves Hampton Village subdivision didnt look like paradise or much of anything else. It was overgrown with blackberry brambles and prickly ... [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Baltimore County schools to focus on equity, achievement gaps

On Friday morning, in the auditorium of Loch Raven High School, more than 300 school administrators closed their eyes for 30 seconds.Baltimore County schools Superintendent Dallas Dance had asked them to think about what could make schools "opportunity ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Fundraiser aims for the summit

Comments (0)A HEALTHCARE worker who survived breast cancer is planning to walk up Snowdon for charity.Lisa Williams, a secondary care nurse therapist with the community mental health team in Neath Port Talbot, is now five years cancer-free and is celebrating ... [Published South Wales Evening Post - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Sincere Appreciation Leads to New Friendships

A new Australian study suggests that the act of expressing gratitude to a new acquaintance for their help makes it more likely that they will seek an ongoing social relationship with you.Thus, the courtesy of saying “thank you” has value far beyond the ... [Published Psych Central - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Simple thanks can help making new friends

A new study has suggested that thanking a new acquaintance for their assistance can help one to make new friends.The study conducted by UNSW Australia was designed to test a theory proposed two years ago to explain the benefits to individuals and society ... [Published Siasat Daily - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Breast cancer survivor takes on Snowdon

When Lisa Williams found a lump in her breast, she convinced herself it was just a cyst. At the age of 35 she thought she was too young to have breast cancer. Sadly she was wrong and on the 1st June 2009 at 3.20pm the diagnosis was confirmed.Lisa, from ... [Published News Wales - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

With thanks: Gratitude can win you new friends, study shows

Saying thank you provides a valuable signal that you are someone with whom a high quality relationship could be formed. Credit: Thinkstock(Medical Xpress)—Parents have long told their children to mind their Ps and Qs, and remember to say thank you. Now ... [Published Medical Xpress - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Outdoors were his great love

Tears flowed as close friends of Golden Bay's Ari Kingan came to grips with losing a loyal, athletically gifted young man.Kingan, 21, died on Sunday night in a climbing accident on Mt Aspiring."He was in a brilliant place in his life, he'd really found ... [Published Southland Times - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

Drop-in center seeks to relieve new anxieties and old problems

They came as early as 5:30 a.m. Friday to the Dellwood Recreation Center in need of food, supplies and comfort.By 6 a.m. the group swelled to fill the building’s front courtyard. The doors to the United Way Community Resource Drop-In Center did not officially ... [Published STLtoday.com - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 3 reports

Crews battle blaze near Melones

Firefighters in Calaveras County responded to a blaze at the 3000 block of Paint Road near Appaloosa Road northwest of New Melones Reservoir on Thursday, Aug. 14. The call came in at 10:46 a.m. about a vegetation fire.As of press time, the Paint Fire ... [Published Calaveras Enterprise - Aug 15 2014]

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"this is really about preparing our young people for society, for participating in a society that is really ratcheting up requirements across the board" Williams said
"saying thank you provides a valuable signal that you are someone with whom a high quality relationship could be formed" said psychologist Lisa Williams from University of New South Wales in Australia

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Gratitude Can Win You New Friends [Published ThirdAge - 1 hour ago]
Tuna Monument: Faleomavaega Slow on the Draw [Published Hawaii Free Press - Sep 01 2014]
The Top Ten Celebrities Ordained by The Univers... [Published Examiner.com - Aug 31 2014]
Elk Grove volunteers put community into garden [Published Sacramento Bee - Aug 30 2014]
Baltimore County schools to focus on equity, ac... [Published Maryland Gazette - Aug 29 2014]
Fundraiser aims for the summit [Published South Wales Evening Post - Aug 29 2014]
Sincere Appreciation Leads to New Friendships [Published Psych Central - Aug 29 2014]
'Thank you' turns new acquaintance into friends [Published Yahoo! India - Aug 29 2014]
Simple thanks can help making new friends [Published Siasat Daily - Aug 29 2014]
Breast cancer survivor takes on Snowdon [Published News Wales - Aug 28 2014]
With thanks: Gratitude can win you new friends,... [Published Medical Xpress - Aug 27 2014]
Outdoors were his great love [Published Southland Times - Aug 27 2014]
Dell Unveils Powerful New Solutions at VMworld;... [Published Scottrade - Aug 25 2014]
Garden project successfully grows [Published Barry and District News - Aug 24 2014]
Man who raped girl sentenced [Published PhillyBurbs.com - Aug 23 2014]
Drop-in center seeks to relieve new anxieties a... [Published STLtoday.com - Aug 23 2014]
wellbeing festival October [Published Care Nursing Magazine - Aug 22 2014]
Saipan Gets better Representation than American... [Published Hawaii Free Press - Aug 22 2014]
Girl put in COMA after horror accident gets str... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Aug 21 2014]
GCSE results day sees almost 70% of exams recei... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 21 2014]
Nicholas Thomas Orlando, 65, died on August 9, ... [Published Constitution-Tribune - Aug 21 2014]
A breakthrough in Chinese climate policy? Not l... [Published The Interpreter - Aug 19 2014]
Baltimore County schools to focus on equity, ac... [Published Explore Baltimore County - Aug 15 2014]
Crews battle blaze near Melones [Published Calaveras Enterprise - Aug 15 2014]
Paint Fire 40% Contained [Published MyMotherLode.com - Aug 14 2014]
Paint Road Vegetation Fire [Published MyMotherLode.com - Aug 14 2014]
OBITUARY: Joe McLellan, Penzance [Published The Cornishman - Aug 14 2014]
Margie's co-founder and creators of barbecue sa... [Published Wilkes Journal Patriot - Aug 13 2014]
‘Long Island Medium’ communicates with the dead [Published Saratogian - Aug 13 2014]
Vegetation Fire San Andreas [Published MyMotherLode.com - Aug 12 2014]
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China's climate change policies | Lowy Institute [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Jul 31 2014]
China's climate change policies |Lowy Institute  In this Analysis the 2014 Lowy Institute-Rio Tinto China Fellow, Lisa Williams, argues that despite China’s reputation for being a climate change laggard the country is putting real effort into reducing ...
What Is The Difference Between A Psychic And A ... [Published Think Progress - Mar 25 2014]
What is the difference between a psychic and a climate science denier? The answer might surprise you. The question popped out of my head while it was exploding from this jaw-dropping story : “CNN’s Sister Network Asks Psychic To Explain What Happened ...
CNN's Headline News channel asks psychic to wei... [Published Daily Kos - Mar 21 2014]
via Mediaite There you go. That screenshot, right there. I think that about sums it up. The story of Flight 370 might be squarely in CNN's wheelhouse , what with all the possibilities of black holes and mini-Raptures to be considered, but CNN's ...
#SMX West 2014 Recap: The Integration of Search... [Published Pronet Advertising - Mar 13 2014]
The integration of search and social is extremely significant and two SMX sessions addressed the subject in varied ways. The first of two was focused on top social tactics for the search marketer. Featuring Lisa Williams (Director of Digital Marketing ...
#SMX West 2014 Recap: The Integration of Search... [Published Search Engine Journal - Mar 13 2014]
The integration of search and social is extremely significant and two SMX sessions addressed the subject in varied ways. The first of two was focused on top social tactics for the search marketer. Featuring Lisa Williams (Director of Digital Marketing ...
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