Throughout the series Strong, Beautiful Girls,
you’ll hear the reassuring, knowledgeable voice
of Dr. Vicki Panaccione, a licensed psychologist
with more than 25 years of experience
working with teens, children, and families. Dr.
Vicki offers her expert advice to girls who find
themselves in the difficult situations described
in each chapter.
In social psychology, it is generally accepted that one discloses more of his/her personal information to someone in a strong relationship. We present a computational framework for automatically analyzing such self-disclosure behavior in Twitter conversations. Our framework uses text mining techniques to discover topics, emotions, sentiments, lexical patterns, as well as personally identiﬁable information (PII) and personally embarrassing information (PEI).
There are several good mechanical engineering data books on the market but these tend to be very bulky and
expensive, and are usually only available in libraries as reference books.
The Mechnical Engineer’s Data Handbook has been compiled with the express intention of providing a
compact but comprehensive source of information of particular value to the engineer whether in the design office,
drawing office, research and development department or on site.
The aim of this volume is to focus on how counseling psychology fosters and
builds optimal human strength and well-being. Counseling psychology in some
form has always been a vital part of promoting good health and preventing
mental, physical, and social disorders. The chapters in this book show how
counseling psychology plays a major role in helping people make changes at
home, work, and in the community in ways that prevent disease risk and
strengthen personal and social resources.
Most people take the process of coping for granted as they go about their daily activities. In many ways, coping is like breathing, an automatic process requiring no apparent effort. However, when people face truly threatening events--what psychologists call stressors--they become acutely aware of the coping process and respond by consciously applying their day-to-day coping skills. Coping is a fundamental psychological process, and people's skills are commensurately sophisticated. This volume builds on people's strengths and emphasizes their role as positive copers.
Importantly, although some general rules are emerging,
these do not always apply. Macro factors such as industry
and brand status will play a role, but media planners will
also need to consider micro factors such as creative
strength, web site context and frequency effects. There will
be no standard template for campaign planning against a
speciﬁc objective. An awareness campaign which just
employs billboards and wallpapers will likely drive
awareness, but the potential negative repercussions on
other brand metrics will need to be considered.
These results in Normative factor structure of the AAMR adaptive behavior scale school, second edition suggest that interpretation of the ABS-S:2 should focus on its two maJor conceptual components (personal independence and social behav- ior) rather than them five factors and 16 domains endorsed by its authors. Correspondingly, comparison of domain scores to identify adaptive strengths and weaknesses should be de-emphasized because variation in these scores is best explained by the two common factors rather than specific adaptive domains.
This book, as the synopsis says, contains over 700 verbs with over 1000 meanings. But I think this a weakness rather than a strength. Firstly, the phrasal verbs are grouped 16 to a page with one exercise per verb. The exercise is either a gap-fill, a multiple-choice or matching two parts of a dialogue. In itself this is not exactly imaginative, but the important fact is that it is impossible for a person learning English to assimmilate – much less activate – phrasal verbs in this way.
When will you be available for employment? 3. Are you interested in serving mankind, or is money is your primary motivation? 4. Tell me about yourself. 5. What do you think are your strengths and weaknesses? We have a lot of applicants for this job. Why should we appoint you? 6. What has been your most valuable experience? 7. How would you describe your personality?
interviewee: Oh, thanks. - Cám ơn anh/chị. Interviewer 1: You have a very relaxed demeanor.- Bạn trông có vẻ rất bình tĩnh đấy. Interviewer 1: How would you describe your personality? - Bạn sẽ nói gì về tính cách của mình nào? interviewee:Well, it sounds like I’m bragging. - À, nói ra thì có vẻ như tôi đang quá tự đ ề cao mình đấy. interviewee:But, one of my strengths is that I am very sociable. - Nhưng một trong những thế mạnh của tôi là tôi có kh ả năng ngoại giao tốt. interviewee:That has helped me to develop...
This is a very personal book. It has grown out of my years
observing, advising and learning lessons from some of
the world’s most successful family-owned businesses and
business-owning families. Also, the book in a sense records my personal
journey through a period of remarkable change, beginning in an era (the
late 1970s) when family companies were largely seen as quaint anachronisms
of bygone times, and misunderstood as inefficient drags on entrepreneurialism
by dint of their under-investment and parochial management
Several years ago someone told me that once you hit thirty-five you
have to work harder just to keep playing golf at the same level. I want to
play until I’m fifty-five, and I don’t want to be one of those guys just
barely clinging to the PGA Tour. I want to keep getting better and I want
So when I turned thirty-five, I hired Boris Kuzmic as my personal
trainer and started working out.
Strengthening Job Market Helps PIT
Revenues. The PIT is the state’s largest General
Fund revenue source and grows over time
largely in line with the main component
of taxable personal income: the wages and
salaries of Californians. The most recent data
for 2010 indicate that wages and salaries made
up 73 percent of California resident tax filers’
adjusted gross income (AGI) and accounted
for 63 percent of PIT revenue. Accordingly, the
strength of trends in the state’s job market plays a
major role in the PIT’s overall growth rate.
How many deserving persons besides dramatic authors are looking about for good situations, and are unable to find them! Mr.'ENRY HAUTHOR JONES was sufficiently fortunate to obtain a good dramatic situation of tried strength, which, placed in the centre of novel and most improbable (not to say impossible) surroundings, has, in the hands of Mr. CHARLES WYNDHAM and his highly trained company of illusionists, achieved a remarkable success.
The EU’s common purpose was principally economic and le-
gal, but despite its economic strength, the EU is weak both as
a political and as a military entity. People in the European
Union take for granted personal, economic and social liber-
ties, such as the freedom of movement. Attaining this level of
individual liberty has been an incredible achievement. But
very few EU citizens feel any responsibility to defend these
liberties by military force, should the need arise.