This study presents a novel approach to the problem of system portability across different domains: a sentiment annotation system that integrates a corpus-based classiﬁer trained on a small set of annotated in-domain data and a lexicon-based system trained on WordNet.
In the three preceding chapters, we have looked at the basic theoretical principles of multiagent encounters and the properties of such encounters. We have also seen how agents might reach agreements in encounters with other agents, and looked at languages that agents might use to communicate with one another. So far, however, we have seen nothing of how agents can work together. In this chapter, we rectify this.
While a great deal has been written about coaching individuals,
there has been relatively little investigation of
coaching teams at work. Yet in discussions with senior
human resource and organizational development professionals, this
ability is consistently cited as one of the most serious weaknesses in
the capability set of managers at all levels. Even in organizations
that have made considerable steps towards becoming coaching cultures,
1 the focus of attention for that coaching is the individual.
However, few people in organizations work alone.
All organizations, even the smallest, depend on teamwork for their success. A high performing team is not only capable of more but serves as an inspiration to others by demonstrating what’s possible when people work together well. Creating a high performing team is a structured, proven process through which you can tap more of a teams’ potential to attain significant improvements in performance and productivity. An additional benefit is the improvement in job satisfaction for all concerned. ...
In today’s networked economy the goal is the availability and productive use of informa-
tion. The marketplace will not tolerate the cost and inconvenience of proprietary and
competing technologies. Customer demands and competition drive companies to the
higher efficiencies that networking provides. Competitors are driven to work together on
open standards in order to enable networking: sharing resources and knowledge to create
new opportunities and enable new services.
We see this work as an opportunity to break new ground. In Health Care
Communication Using Personality Type we combine a well-researched and
respected framework for understanding normal differences in people with
the practical need for interacting success-fully with patients and others in
a health care setting.
Our backgrounds and interests dovetail in this practical collaboration.
Brock’s background is as an organizational psychologist, bringing applied
psychology and its tools to management and organizational development....
One of the most expensive responsibilities of management is discipline. Not only does it cost in terms of the stressful effect on everyone involved, it also costs in terms of lost productivity, poor staff morale, and the potentially crippling costs of tribunal cases going against you. It’s not surprising that many managers would prefer not to get involved in discipline at all. But there is no choice. Just as in society as a whole, some kind of discipline is always necessary when people live and work together. You need rules. You need sanctions. And you need measures to correct....
Throughout the ages people have sought to understand the world around them and to
explain it in a systematic way. A system is simply a group of elements which work together to
achieve a purpose. Systems can be very large, such as the system of courts and laws we call our
'legal system', or very small, such as the system involved in cleaning your teeth. Systems can
occur in nature or be designed by people. The water cycle (described below) is an example of a
natural system. Banking systems and computer systems are examples of systems designed by
Cisco certification can also improve your understanding of the internet-
working of more than just Cisco products: You will develop a complete
understanding of networking and how different network topologies work
together to form a network. This is beneficial to every networking job and is
the reason Cisco certification is in such high demand, even at companies with
few Cisco devices.
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Welcome to the exciting world of Cisco certification! You have picked up this book because
you want something better; namely, a better job with more satisfaction. Rest assured that you
have made a good decision. Cisco certification can help you get your first networking job, or
more money and a promotion if you are already in the field.
Cisco certification can also improve your understanding of the internetworking of more
than just Cisco products: You will develop a complete understanding of networking and how
different network topologies work together to form a network.
A control system is a collection of components working together under the direction of
some machine intelligence. In most cases, electronic circuits provide the intelligence,
and electromechanical components such as sensors and motors provide the interface to
the physical world. A good example is the modern automobile. Various sensors supply
the on-board computer with information about the engine’s condition. The computer
then calculates the precise amount of fuel to be injected into the engine and adjusts the
ignition timing. T...
SharePoint is Microsoft’s document management technology. From the standpoint of IT professionals, it is a setof products that work together to provide solutions to numerous business requirements. In this paper, we are
going to tackle a subject that has raised many questions and an equally large number of answers. How do we customize our SharePoint environment, and what is the best solution?
This document provides information about installing, configuring ang managing Red Hat Cluster components. Red Hat Cluster components are part of Red Hat Cluster Suite and allow you to connect a group of computers to work together as a cluster. This documents does not include information installing, configuring, and managing Linux Virtual server software.
The purpose of this module is to introduce C++, including its history, its design philosophy, and several
of its most important features. By far, the hardest thing about learning a programming language is the
fact that no element exists in isolation. Instead, the components of the language work together. This
interrelatedness makes it difficult to discuss one aspect of C++ without involving others. To help
overcome this problem, this module provides a brief overview of several C++ features, including the
general form of a C++ program, some basic control statements, and operators.
This is a book about friendship, about loyalty, about
believing in one another. It was because of that friendship,
and that belief, that we set out on the journey to explore the
ideas in this book and eventually came to write it.
We met twenty years ago in a classroom—one the professor, the
other the student. And we have worked together ever since, often
seeing ourselves along the journey as two wet rats in a drain. This
book is not the victory of an idea but of a friendship that we have
found more meaningful than any idea in the world of business. It has
made our lives rich...
This guide was developed to assist teachers in successfully
implementing the Michigan Merit Curriculum. The identified content
expectations and guidelines provide a useful framework for designing
curriculum, assessments and relevant learning experiences for students.
Through the collaborative efforts of Governor Jennifer M.
GETTING TO YES The authors of this book have been working together since 1977. Roger Fisher teaches negotiation at Harvard Law School, where he is Williston Professor of Law and Director of the Harvard Negotiation Project. Raised in Illinois, he served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Force, in Paris with the Marshall Plan, and in Washington, D.C., with the Department of Justice. He has also practiced law in Washington and served as a consultant to the Department of Defense. He was the originator and executive editor of the award-winning series The Advocates. He consults widely with...
Organization also benefits the reader. By following one of the organizational methods at the end of this chapter, you will guide your reader from your first to last sentence. He or she will be able to see how the various points you make in your essay work together and how they support your thesis.
The OECD is a unique forum where the governments of 30 democracies work together to
address the economic, social and environmental challenges of globalisation. The OECD is also at
the forefront of efforts to understand and to help governments respond to new developments and
concerns, such as corporate governance, the information economy and the challenges of an
ageing population. The Organisation provides a setting where governments can compare policy
experiences, seek answers to common problems, identify good practice and work to co-ordinate
domestic and international policies....