A new year is a fresh start. A chance to choose new goals for a new set of 365 days. For many, one of those goals usually encompasses improving health and vital
Counting Sheep? 10 Tips to Help Foster Healthy Sleep Habits
Sleep is important for healthy brain function, emotional well-being and overall good physical health. But many service members and veterans are not getting the sleep they need. A study conducted by Rand Corp. determined about 70 percent of deployable service members reported six hours or less of sleep per day, almost half said they sleep poorly and one-third felt fatigued three to four times per week.Psychological…
Tax Breaks for Foster Parents
Foster children are often not eligible for the same tax breaks as biological or adoptive children, but there are still a couple of valuable tax breaks available.
What is innovation and how can businesses foster it?
Professor and author, John Bessant, explains why innovation is often confused with ideation, and why learning from failure is so crucial to business success.
10 Ways to Foster Healthy Relationships
On 2/10/2016 | By Chiro One Wellness Centers Relationships are one of the most, if not the most, important parts of life. Developing, maintaining and working on those crucial relationships—especially the relationship with your partner—should be a lifelong endeavor. They can positively—or negatively—affect your happiness, levels of stress and health. So what can you do to ensure you’re creating healthy relationships in your life? Quite a…
How to Foster Healthy Competition at Work
Healthy competition and relevant rewards can be a win-win for you and your employees, and it can drive additional results beyond productivity, such as increased sales, better customer service, or more leads. Here are a few ways to pull it off.
Working with Children: How to Help Build Self-Esteem and Foster Healthy Communication
Working with Children: How to Help Build Self-Esteem and Foster Healthy Communication On October 28, we welcome Jean Kunhardt, co-director of Soho Parenting , who will train volunteers on tactical ways we can better serve the children we work with and how to address conflicts in communication Many NYJL committees work with children and it’s not uncommon for these children to have unique personalities which may…
How you can help foster or adopt local children?
KTLA 5 / RaiseAChild monthly series to educate your viewers of the very dire need for foster and adoptive homes for the 34,000 children in Los Angeles County...
How public utility Thames Water fosters digital innovation
Thames Water has formed a digital innovation and technology team to help modernize its legacy IT and assets as it adapts to a new business landscape
How to foster a sense of belonging within a mobile workforce
‘A sense of belonging’ is the feeling of being included, accepted and connected to a community. By promoting this positive ‘feeling,’ companies can improve effectiveness: Employees that feel that they belong are more satisfied and motivated to perform better. For any company looking to promote a united and engaged workplace culture, finding ways to foster feelings of belongingness within their employees and teams is fundamental. As…
How Can a CASA Help a Foster Parent?
The CASA can be a valuable resource to foster families because they are looking out for the best interest of the child. Candice and Lawrence tell of some way...
4 Ways to Foster Healthy Sibling Relationships Through Adoption
You can create a smooth transition into one Christian adoptive family. Discover 4 tips for encouraging healthy sibling relationships through adoption!
5 Ways to Help Foster Children and Families without Fostering
A handgun was placed in front of her. Was it loaded? Did it matter? Micki* was only 11 years old and knew nothing about firing one. “Go ahead. The world would be a better place without you in it.” – the words spoken by her mother. Micki and her little brother came to our home …
LA schools debate how to help foster youth
L.A. Unified has only seven staffers assigned to help more than 8,000 foster youth. With new state funding meant to help, advocates push for more.
How Blind College Liberals Help Foster Antisemitism
“Ending White Privilege Starts With Ending Jewish Privilege,” screams a flyer being distributed on the Chicago campus of the University of Illinois....
With dining guide, partnership seeks to foster healthy eating
The Partnership for a Healthier Carroll County has released its 2015 Healthy Dining Guide of Carroll County, an easy-to-read brochure recognizing local restaurants who met recommendations for healthier menu options.
How to Achieve Emotionally Healthy Spirituality: An Interview with Peter Scazzero
Can Christians grow spiritually while remaining emotionally immature? No, says Peter Scazzero, who believes our souls and psyches are inextricably linked.
Cut to the Chase: How a Data-Driven Culture Fosters Success
Building a business always takes effort, but the challenges can actually increase as the size of an organization grows. As most C-level executives know, corporate power is attenuated. That means senior managers must get creative — and be highly informed — if they want to ensure a positive trajectory for their enterprise One senior executive who knows this from experience is Joe Propati, COO for Aon…
7 Ways You Can Help Foster Youth Without Becoming A Foster Parent.
What can I do to help? A question many people may ask themselves at some point. Maybe you recently became aware of a foster youth in your community or saw a foster care commercial. Perhaps it was the discovery that there are over 400,000 foster youth in the United States, and many of them are in desperate need of support. Maybe a family member or friend recently became foster parents. Whatever the reason, I’m happy you are here If you spend enough time…
Rethinking Kids' Drinks: How to Foster Healthier Habits
Rethinking Kids' Drinks: How to Foster Healthier Habits