Palgrave Macmillan

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Name: Palgrave Macmillan
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Thought leaders: Academic insights: Is your pay system working against you?

Strategic pay systems can do more harm than good, says Dr Jonathan TrevorSecuring employee performance through pay is now standard practice for most employers, large or small, domestic or multinational. Performance-based pay, incentives, lifestyle benefits ... [Published Employee Benefits.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Managing excess: what public services can learn from business

For some time now, I have become aware that fitting the square peg of public services into the round hole of a commercial business model is highly problematic. At its core, it's a simplistic, neoliberal idea: that public services can be run as if they ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

Thousands of Palestinians Rally for Release of 5,000 in Israeli Jails, Including 200 Children

As talks between Israel and Palestine falter, thousands of Palestinians demonstrated Thursday on behalf of nearly 5,000 Palestinians imprisoned by Israeli Occupation authorities in 22 Israeli jails, many of them arbitrarily. They include 184 minors and ... [Published Common Dreams - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Open access journal to foster inter disciplinary interaction

Multidisciplinary online only journal from Palgrove Macmillan covers the humanities, social sciences and businessA new, online only, open access (OA) journal from Palgrave Macmillan will publish original research in all areas of the humanities, the social ... [Published Information World Review - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

How to Double Your Company's Profits: Begin by Refreshing Your Board of Directors

What CEO of a multinational corporation doesn't want to grow the company by tens or hundreds of billions of dollars? Given today's extraordinary challenges, that's quite possible. Because the threats of wealth inequality, climate change, and terrorism ... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Here's what business is really all about

I was a journalist for 15 years before starting Brooklyn Brewery in 1988 with my neighbor Tom Potter, a banker with an M.B.A. I had no business experience beyond winning some sales contests when I was a teenager; Tom didn't have much more than that.Many ... [Published Crains NY Business - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Religion faced with questions

God Revised: How religion must evolve in a scientific ageGalen GuengerichPalgrave Macmillan £15.99(978-0-230-34225-5)Church Times Bookshop £14.40 (Use code CT127 )Science and Religion in the Twenty-First CenturyRussell Re Manning and Michael Byrne, e ... [Published ChurchTimes - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Publishing needs to do more to innovate

The book publishing industry is still not doing enough to innovate, according to some of the speakers at the Publishing for Digital Minds Conference.Contrary to an interview with the Guardian earlier this week, with Tom Whelton who thinks that publishing ... [Published What's New in Publishing - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 2 reports

Our non-debate on defense

The Obama administration has proposed major changes in defense policy. In an earlier era, these sweeping proposals would have sparked intense and highly visible discussion and debate. Unfortunately, this has not yet happened.This is the case despite combat ... [Published Milwaukee Journal Sentinel - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Ft. Hood, PTSD, and the True Cost of US Wars of Choice

The Ft. Hood shooter who left 3 victims dead yesterday had been being assessed for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder . He had served for 4 months at the tail end of the Iraq War in 2011 and suffered from anxiety and depression. (File: public domain)A staggering ... [Published Common Dreams - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

The digital Top 10

: METRICS FOR ASSESSING IMPACT AND DESIGNING SUCCESS by * Published by Palgrave Macmillan * A guide to assess your of digital marketing campaignby * Published by HarperBusines * How to connect with customers and beat the competition using social medi ... [Published Businessgyan - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Announcing New Book on Poverty and Development in Fragile States

I am pleased to announce the publication of my new book on fragile states — Betrayed: Politics, Power and Prosperity (Palgrave Macmillan). The book focuses on the biggest challenges in the development field today: how to create inclusive societies, equitable ... [Published Fragile States Resource Center - Mar 31 2014]
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...Thus Professor David Pimentel, professor of ecology and agriculture at 43-Nobel-Laureate Cornell University, New York : "There is just no energy benefit to using plant biomass for liquid fuel. These strategies are not sustainable… The United State desperately needs a liquid fuel replacement for oil in the near future but producing ethanol or biodiesel from plant biomass is going down the wrong road, because you use more energy to produce these fuels than you get out from the combustion of these products… The government spends more than $3 billion a year to subsidize ethanol production when it does not provide a net energy balance or gain, is not a renewable energy source or an economical fuel. Further, its production and use contribute to air water and soil pollution and global warming…Ethanol production in the United States does not benefit the nation's energy security, its agriculture, economy or the environment. Ethanol production requires large fossil energy input, and therefore, it is contributing to oil and natural gas imports and U S deficits” [5]."
...amazon.com/Bush-Couch-Inside-Mind-President/dp/B006CDP11W] notes that the former president had a "lifelong streak of sadism, ranging from childhood pranks (using firecrackers to explode frogs) to insulting journalists, gloating over (Texan) state executions ... and pumping his fist gleefully before the mass bombing of Baghdad." Biologically-induced brain impairment in the Bush case is suggested by Frank as possible, and probably due to Bush's heavy and continued alcoholism as...

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Thought leaders: Academic insights: Is your pay... [Published Employee Benefits.co.uk - 15 hours ago]
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Gym culture likened to McDonalds [Published EurekAlert! - Apr 22 2014]
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Extreme Climate Change And Life On This Planet [Published Market Oracle - Apr 21 2014]
An extract from Against Austerity [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Apr 21 2014]
Exposing The Greenwash Falsehood Of “Renewable ... [Published Counter Currents - Apr 19 2014]
Ukraine - The Trouble With Natural Gas [Published Market Oracle - Apr 19 2014]
Elite Herd Psychology And War By Default [Published Market Oracle - Apr 19 2014]
Thousands of Palestinians Rally for Release of ... [Published Common Dreams - Apr 18 2014]
Rebecca's War Dog of the Week: Leska's Visit to... [Published The Best Defense - Apr 18 2014]
Colombo’s changing cityscape [Published groundviews - Apr 18 2014]
How Much Do Countries Benefit from Becoming EU ... [Published Wall Street Pit - Apr 17 2014]
Old World Order New World Order, Chaos And Change [Published Market Oracle - Apr 17 2014]
Open access journal to foster inter disciplinar... [Published Information World Review - Apr 16 2014]
Climate Change, Central Banking And The Faustia... [Published Market Oracle - Apr 16 2014]
Remembering April 19, 1960 Student Revolution [Published Korea Times - Apr 16 2014]
France Wakes Up To The Multicultural Multi-Threat [Published Market Oracle - Apr 15 2014]
How to Double Your Company's Profits: Begin by... [Published Huffington Post - Apr 15 2014]
The Investing Diet: Six Tips For A Healthier Po... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 15 2014]
BDO USA Named to 2015 Vault Accounting 50 [Published CNBC - Apr 15 2014]
Diplomacy’s Public Dimension: Books, Articles, ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 14 2014]
Common-Core critics can't just say no [Published American Enterprise Institute - Apr 14 2014]
Towards harmonization of higher education in So... [Published Inside Higher Ed - Apr 14 2014]
Peak Oil And Global Warming â A Question Of Cul... [Published Market Oracle - Apr 13 2014]
The Decline of the Brick-and-Mortar Classroom [Published Common Dreams - Apr 13 2014]
Thomas Suddes commentary: Some are building bri... [Published Columbus Dispatch - Apr 13 2014]
Ohio House GOP's blinkered vision on absentee b... [Published Cleveland.com - Apr 13 2014]
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Rebecca's War Dog of the Week: Leska's Visit to... [Published The Best Defense - Apr 18 2014]
p> By Rebecca Frankel Best Defense Chief Canine Correspondent Maintaining a military workingdog's health is crucial and handlers are given extensive training on how tocare for their dogs -- from grooming them to administering emergency care in ...
Colombo’s changing cityscape [Published groundviews - Apr 18 2014]
Introduction Since the end of the war in 2009, reconstruction and development in Sri Lanka has centred primarily on rapid economic development (Bopage, 2010; Goodhand, 2011). This can be seen in the current drive to transform Colombo into a “world-class ...
Diplomacy’s Public Dimension: Books, Articles, ... [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 14 2014]
by Bruce Gregory* Hisham Aidi, “America’s Hip-Hop Foreign Policy,” The Atlantic, March 20, 2014.   Aidi (Columbia University) examines changes in the musical genre hip-hop, its political and cultural dynamics, and its use by US and European governments ...
"Gobbledygook: Federalism Contra The Nation-Sta... [Published Social Europe Journal - Apr 02 2014]
Lammert De Jong Populist rhetoric portrays the European Union as the end of the nation-state. In the words of Vlaams Belang: Europhile Autism wafts through the corridors of Brussels! [i] The status of the nation-state is of critical concern indeed, ...
Announcing New Book on Poverty and Development ... [Published Fragile States Resource Center - Mar 31 2014]
I am pleased to announce the publication of my new book on fragile states — Betrayed: Politics, Power and Prosperity (Palgrave Macmillan). The book focuses on the biggest challenges in the development field today: how to create inclusive societies, equitable ...
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