Stocks surge as shoppers boost hopes
July 7 - Summary of business headlines: Nasdaq closes near 10-1/2 year high as consumers shop and hiring rebounds; News Corp's James Murdoch says newspaper hacking regrettable was painful decision; Apple acknowledges security risk to devices. Conway G. Gittens reports.
La Vida Cotidiana
Excerpt from the book. Tis resource may be useful in preparing for the LC oral exam. In Spanish
Managing customers globally
Professor Kaj Storbacka of Vectia Ltd and Hanken School of Economics talks about how successful global growth focuses on customers and the standardization and integration of processes according to market segments - part of the Key Account Management Best Practice Club Speaker Series: http://bit.ly/h0iHSn
Aquatic Animal Skeleton - Tails
Several aquatic animals use their tails to propel themselves through water and to support and balance them when they spend time on land.
Cerebellar Degeneration - Cranial Nerves Exam - Glossopharyngeal (CN IX) and Vagus (CN X) Nerves Sub
This 62-year-old white male has had neurological problems dating back to 1990. His initial symptoms consisted of blurred vision and incoordination. When he turns his head to read road signs, his vision is distorted. Gait disturbances have progressed to the point that he is now extremely unsteady. He reels from side-to-side and hangs onto walls for balance. There has been progressive worsening in the dexterity of his hands. Writing, buttoning, holding equipment and manipulating small objects hav
Neuropathy - Reflexes Exam - Muscle Stretch Sub-exam - Patient 7
This 61-year-old man has had slowly progressive gait disturbance and weakness of his legs for 14 years. He has developed a limp in both legs, and his feet trip on objects and on uneven floor surfaces resulting in falls. He feels uncoordinated and unbalanced especially in the dark. He has to use a cane to assist ambulation. For the last 10 years, he has had numbness and tingling in both lower extremities. This began in his toes and now has extended proximally to his knees.
Greece needs funding assurances, says Greek ex- finmin
Greece's former Finance Minister Yiannos Papantoniou says Athens needs immediate assurances from European leaders it will get funding until 2014 and warns a selective default would be disastrous.
Famous Irish Scientists - Quiz
A general knowledge quiz about famous Irish scientists
127 dead in DRC plane crash
July 10 - DRC plane crashes into dense forest killing 127 people, Marie-Claire Fennessy reports
At the end of this unit you can understand the cause of an industrial accident and you can understand the procedure in a general medical check-up.
Oma of opa als oppas?
At the end of this unit you can derive pros and cons by listening to a plea, for instance about grandparents providing child care.
Wat moet ik aantrekken?
At the end of this unit you can put in a conversation which clothes one should wear in a certain weather type.
Capital Letters - Quiz
You will gain a better understanding of when and why to use capital letters and when not to use them.
Where does water go when it rains?
Linking questions of water resources, land use and our environment.
4.4.8 Time-limited Setting yourself a time frame for achieving your goal helps to concentrate the mind. If you say, for example, ‘By Christmas I will have …’ or, ‘In three years’ time I will be …’, it may prompt you to set things in motion. Again, be realistic about how long it will take, so that you do not set yourself up for failure. Composing Music for Eisenstein's The General Line Inside the News: Risk trades trimmed ahead of stress tests Reluctant Reader What does ethical investment look like?
In 2011, Sergei Eisenstein's silent film The General Line (1929) was screened with a score for the first time. Eisenstein had failed to find funding for a soundtrack when making the film, but left a set of notes intended as a guide for a composed score. Commissioned by the BFI, composers Max De Wardener, Ed Finnis and The Elysian Quartet joined forces to produce an original score from Eisenstein's notes. The musicians discuss their collaboration on this unique project. Find more videos like th
Risk trades are trimmed ahead of Europe's bank stress tests, with U.S. Treasuries and the dollar regaining composure after a fresh ratings warning on the U.S. debt ceiling. European shares to fall.
Interactive stories using multimedia [i.e. getting information, enjoying a story, the confidence and self-esteem etc..]
Alexis Cheang of F and C Investments explains whether ethical investment can ever be mainstream.
Setting yourself a time frame for achieving your goal helps to concentrate the mind. If you say, for example, ‘By Christmas I will have …’ or, ‘In three years’ time I will be …’, it may prompt you to set things in motion. Again, be realistic about how long it will take, so that you do not set yourself up for failure.
Composing Music for Eisenstein's The General Line
Inside the News: Risk trades trimmed ahead of stress tests
What does ethical investment look like?