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FEBRUARY 16, 2018 Booking open for #Transmedia Literacy International Conference
Free registration for the Transmedia Literacy International Conference , taking place in Barcelona, Catalonia, March 22-24 2018, is now open. This event brings together a vibrant and global community of media and education researchers and innovators. The conference is organized as a part of the dissemination activities of the TRANSLITERACY H2020 action, a project that involves researchers from Europe, Latin America and Australia.
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FEBRUARY 16, 2018 Alzheimer’s Dramatically Reversed For The First Time
The first time scientists have been able to completely clear the brain of Alzheimer's-related protein tangles. ? Explore PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean: NEW: Accept Yourself: Self-Acceptance Practices For Emotional Healing. Activate: How To Find Joy Again By Changing What You Do. The Anxiety Plan: 42 Strategies For Worry, Phobias, OCD and Panic. Spark: 17 Steps That Will Boost Your Motivation For Anything. Dementia
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FEBRUARY 16, 2018 The Metaphor That Leads Organizations Astray
The metaphors we use when we talk about work have an impact on how work is designed in organizations. The predominant metaphor is “labor as a resource” as in Human Resources. That metaphor results in those who design how organizations function limiting their conception of workers as a means to an end. There is no question that workers in an organization are the means through which an organization accomplishes its goals.