McCormickâ€™s Alan D. Wilson on Pricing, Innovation and the â€˜Romance of Spiceâ€™
In three years as CEO of spice maker McCormick, Alan D. Wilson has been charged with steering the company through difficult economic times and periods of extreme volatility in commodities prices. In a recent conversation with Knowledge@Wharton, Wilson discussed McCormick's efforts to expand internationally, why the increased popularity of Food Network and celebrity chefs has been a boon, and the company's aim to create a relationship with customers by playing up "the romance of spice."Â
Author(s): Knowledge@Wharton

The contributors to the recordings in this course are Sorley MacLean and Iain Crichton-Smith; the recordings were produced by G.D. Jayalakshmi for the Open University.

Author(s): The Open University

Welcome to Assessing Your Skills one of the series of Futures workbooks, which help students choose and prepare for their careers. Like the other workbooks in the series you can dip in and out doing the exercises which are most relevant to you. You might want to include the exercises or the output in your personal development plan or e-portfolio. The aim of this workbook is to help you to clarify or identify your skills as a first step toward choosing work that really suits you. It can also he
Author(s): Laura Dean

Google Books: Great for Google â€“ but What about Everyone Else?
This week, the U.S. Supreme Court backed a ruling in favor of Google Books. While the growing digital library is a boon for Google and may benefit the public interest, it raises concerns about privacy and competition.
Author(s): No creator set

ModelizaciÃ³n MatemÃ¡tica de Sistemas DinÃ¡micos
Realizar una descripciÃ³n matemÃ¡tica de sistemas continuos y discretos con especial Ã©nfasis en los sistemas lineales invariantes en el tiempo y que estÃ¡n descritos por ecuaciones diferenciales (E.D.O.) y ecuaciones en diferencias (E.D.) lineales. Introducir las transformadas y series de Fourier en tiempo continuo y discreto, como herramientas fundamentales para la modelizaciÃ³n de los sistemas descritos.
Author(s): Manuel Calixto Molina

National KS2 targets: 2006

85% of 11 year olds to achieve Level 4 or above in English and mathematics by 2006, with this level of performance sustained to 2008.

National KS2 targets: 2008

â€¦ to reduce by 40% the proportion of schools where fewer than 65% of pupils achieve Level 4+ in English and fewer than 65% achieve Level 4+ in mathematics.

Source: DfES Standards website

Author(s): The Open University

Special Relationship: Unconventional Conventions
In a special edition of the podcast, Celeste and John share their personal observations after covering both the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Celeste contrasts 2016 with covering five previous conventions; John reports on his takeaways after entering the U.S. convention bubble for the very first time. Special Guest: Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani.
Author(s): No creator set

CONTRATAÃ‡ÃƒO DE ESCOLA AVISO NÂº 2 - 2014/2015 TÃ©cnicos Especializados

Nos termos do ponto 4 do artigo 39Âº do Decreto-lei nÂº 132/2012,de 27 de junho ,republicado pelo Decreto-Lei nÂº 83-A/2014,de 23 de maio e demais legislaÃ§Ã£o aplicÃ¡vel, torna-se pÃºblico que para suprir necessidades temporÃ¡rias de serviÃ§o se encontram abertos, pelo prazo de trÃªs dias Ãºteis, os procedimentos concursai

Author(s): No creator set

Embedding the concept of competency maps
This presentation outlines the background, context and transferability of a competency mapping tool originally developed in health but suitable for enterprise
Author(s): Creator not set

Mood Disorders: Hereditary Factors
Illustrates the findings of a 10-year study that involved 12,000 volunteers in an Amish community and represents careful analysis of genetic factors related to manic-depressive disorders.
Author(s): No creator set

The Diary of Anne Frank: Background Information, Part 2 of 3
A teacher narrates her slide show of photographs of the Frank family and their hideaway.Â  Ann received a diary on her 13th birthday, and then went into hiding.Â  A model of the hiding place is shown.Â  (3:39)
Author(s): No creator set

Virtual Maths, Shapes, Space and Measure, Sine, Cosine, and Tangent
Interactive simulation, formulae for sine, cosine and tangent
Author(s): Leeds Metropolitan University

Lecture 05 - 10/4/2010
Lecture 05
Author(s): No creator set

JLPT S2 #11 - New JLPT N4 Prep Course #11
Learn Japanese with JapanesePod101.com! You knock on your roommate’s door and ask politely in Japanese, “Can you not watch television this afternoon? You always turn the volume up really high, and I have a hard time concentrating when you do.” Your roommate replies in Japanese, “Sure, I guess, but what are you doing this afternoon [...]
Author(s): JapanesePod101.com

Rebecca Goldstein receives the Richard Dawkins Award at the Atheist Alliance of America convention
The Atheist Alliance of America chose, as the 2014 recipient of the Richard Dawkins Award, the philosopher and novelist Rebecca Goldstein. Richard was unfortunately unable to attend the National Convention in Seattle, so he recorded a short speech in Rebecca's honour. Here is his speech, as played at the Convention.
Author(s): No creator set

Children's Shapes
This children's educational video teaches kids basic shapes,
discrimination, and spatial relationships. Shapes of Circle, square, triangle, rectangle, star, oval, diamond, heart, pentagon, hexagon, and octagon are shown with the word. Lesson page:
http://xoax.net/childrens/Shapes.php

Author(s): No creator set

In this section we have introduced you to the PROMPT checklist as a useful tool for assessing the quality of any piece of information. If you use it regularly you will find that you develop the ability to scan information quickly and identify strengths and weaknesses. As a closing exercise you might like to pick one of the websites below or any of your own choice and try to evaluate it using the PROMPT criteria. To make it easier for you we have provided a printable checklist (see below).
Author(s): The Open University

Life is full of risk. We encounter many uncalculated outcomes, some beneficial and others adverse. Businesses, especially in the financial context, often consider risk in terms of opportunities for gain. Risk in our context is a way of describing the probability and consequences of harm, or at worst a disaster. Risk management involves many stakeholders who can themselves influence the risks facing an organisation. Integrated management systems help ensure that safety, quality, environmental
Author(s): The Open University

The National Archives UK posted a photo:

Location: Trinidad and Tobago

Date: 1870-1939

Our Catalogue Reference:
Author(s): nobody@flickr.com (The National Archives UK)

Scott Jordan: "Pocket Man"
Imagine Bill Gates and Giorgio Armani started a business, then hired PT Barnum to promote it, and Larry David to tell the story. This pretty much sums up my life since I started SCOTTeVEST, my clothing company built around tech-enabled pockets. I began my career as an unhappy lawyer and hated my job for years until I founded SCOTTeVEST in 2000 to pursue my passion for gadgets and reinvent myself. Iâ€™ve been featured in thousands of major press pieces, made millions of dollars, worked close
Author(s): No creator set