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Goldfish Swim School's Pediatrician Offers Winter Water Safety Tips, Suggests Giving the Gift of Activity this Holiday Season with Swim Lessons

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

TROY, Mich., Dec. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- With temperatures dropping and the holidays just around the corner, Goldfish Swim School reminds parents the importance of water safety throughout the year – even in the winter months. According to the National Safety Council, even when it's cold outside, more than 150 people across the country lose their lives due to drowning each month. Drownings are also the number one cause of injury-related death among children ages 1 to 4, taking the lives of three children in the United States every day.

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  • Be Emergency-Ready: It is important for your children to know what to do in a winter water safety emergency.
  • Prioritize water safety conversations by talking to the caretakers about water safety measures supervision, keeping gates closed, doors locked, etc.
  • "Most importantly, they're unwrapping the gift of water safety giving parents the priceless gift of peace of mind."
  • Founded by husband-and-wife team Chris and Jenny McCuiston, Goldfish Swim School provides swim lessons and water safety instruction to infants and children ages four months to 12 years.

Braun-Bostich & Associates to Participate in Mon Valley Leathernecks 2022 Toys for Tots Drive

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

CANONSBURG, Pa., Dec. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Braun-Bostich & Associates, an SEC Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in greater Pittsburgh, will participate yet again in a Toys for Tots Drive hosted by the Mon Valley Leatherneck Association, the United Mine Workers of America Local 1197, and the Cokeburg Volunteer Fire Department.

Key Points: 
  • "I am very proud to be participating again in this annual Toys for Tots drive and event," said Amy Braun-Bostich, founder and CEO of Braun-Bostich & Associates.
  • Toys for Tots began in 1947 as the brainchild of Marine Corps Reserve Major Bill Hendricks.
  • Presently, the Marine Toys for Tots Program distributes an average of 18 million toys to 7 million less fortunate children annually.
  • To learn more about the complete origin and evolution of the Toys for Tots program, please click here .

The Female Fear of Being Flawed - Study looks at gender differences in the desire to be perfect

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Saturday, December 3, 2022

MONTREAL, Canada, Dec. 3, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --  Steve Jobs had it. Martha Stewart has it. So do many athletes and workaholics…an obsession with being perfect. Extreme perfectionists are not just pedantic or doggedly determined to do their best, they are absolutely terrified of being seen as a failure, as incompetent, or flawed. They are unreasonably concerned about making mistakes, which in turn compels them to spend an inordinate amount of time and effort on perfecting something that just never seems to come out right. While both men and women adopt these unhealthy tendencies, women have a higher propensity to become obsessive perfectionists.

Key Points: 
  • Extreme perfectionists are not just pedantic or doggedly determined to do their best, they are absolutely terrified of being seen as a failure, as incompetent, or flawed.
  • While both men and women adopt these unhealthy tendencies, women have a higher propensity to become obsessive perfectionists.
  • > 48% of women and 42% of men believe that they need to be in perfect physical shape in order to be considered attractive.
  • "Fear is always at the root of perfectionism - the fear of rejection, of being ridiculed, or of being judged as not good enough.

Ismael Cala invites you to plan and manifest 2023 as the best year of our lives

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Friday, December 2, 2022

In the words of Ismael Cala: "If you put the following phrase in a search engine like Google: "What do I want for next year?"

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  • In the words of Ismael Cala: "If you put the following phrase in a search engine like Google: "What do I want for next year?"
  • In other words, identifying what you want for the next year is a human necessity.
  • Ismael Cala is a human development and life strategist, journalist, bestselling author, philanthropist, and international speaker.
  • For more than five years, he hosted the show CALA on CNN en espaol, becoming one of the most beloved and influential communicators in the Americas.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Stage/Runway for Fashion Dolls (MHO-172)

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Friday, December 2, 2022

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- "My daughter loves playing with fashion dolls and I wanted to create a venue for her dolls to model their clothes," said an inventor, from Eastpointe, Mich., "so I invented the ALIECE MODELING DOLL STAGE.

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- "My daughter loves playing with fashion dolls and I wanted to create a venue for her dolls to model their clothes," said an inventor, from Eastpointe, Mich., "so I invented the ALIECE MODELING DOLL STAGE.
  • My design would add a fun new dimension to playing with fashion dolls."
  • The invention provides a modeling stage/runway accessory for fashion dolls.
  • The invention features a unique design that is easy to use so it is ideal for children who enjoy playing with fashion dolls.

Highlights - Gender Mainstreaming - Interparliamentary Meeting - 29.11.22 - Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Gender Mainstreaming - Interparliamentary Meeting - 29.11.22

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  • Gender Mainstreaming - Interparliamentary Meeting - 29.11.22
    On Thursday, 08 December 2022, the FEMM Committee will hold an Inter-parliamentary Committee Meeting on Gender Mainstreaming.
  • The purpose of the event is to exchange views with representatives of national parliaments on matters related to gender equality in the context of parliamentary life, with a special emphasis on gender mainstreaming in Parliaments.
  • There are two main topics chosen for this event: "Anti-harassment protocols, their implementation and sanctions" and "Gender Action Plans".
  • Introductory remarks will be delivered by Dimitrios PAPADIMOULIS, Vice-President of the European Parliament and Chair of European Parliament's High Level Group on Gender Equality and Diversity.

Quality Carriers Named a Top Company for Women in Transportation

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Friday, December 2, 2022

TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quality Carriers, Inc., a privately-held global logistics and transportation provider with market-leading business has been named a 2022 Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation by Women in Trucking .

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  • TAMPA, Fla., Dec. 02, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Quality Carriers, Inc., a privately-held global logistics and transportation provider with market-leading business has been named a 2022 Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation by Women in Trucking .
  • Whether its our drivers, our mechanics, or our leadership, having women in trucking is a core part of our values and a core part of our company.
  • Nominees are carefully reviewed by Women in Trucking and voted on by members of the transportation industry.
  • To build on this award, Quality Carriers will continue to foster, cultivate and preserve a culture of diversity, equity and inclusion within the transportation industry.

Girl Scouts River Valleys Announces New CEO Marisa C. Williams

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Friday, December 2, 2022

ST. PAUL, Minn., Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Girl Scouts River Valleys is pleased to announce Marisa C. Williams as the next Chief Executive Officer.

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  • ST. PAUL, Minn., Dec. 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Girl Scouts River Valleys is pleased to announce Marisa C. Williams as the next Chief Executive Officer.
  • "I am excited to become the new CEO of Girl Scouts River Valleys," says Marisa C. Williams.
  • "We are thrilled to have Marisa C. Williams as our next CEO," said Jane Canney, Girl Scouts River Valleys' Board Chair.
  • Marisa will start as CEO of Girl Scouts River Valleys on January 17, 2023.

Udemy Recognized as a Top Workplace for Parents by Great Place to Work®

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Friday, December 2, 2022

To determine the honorees of this highly-competitive annual list, Great Place to Work analyzed survey responses from more than 568,000 parents who work for Great Place to Work-Certified companies and employ at least 50 parents.

Key Points: 
  • To determine the honorees of this highly-competitive annual list, Great Place to Work analyzed survey responses from more than 568,000 parents who work for Great Place to Work-Certified companies and employ at least 50 parents.
  • We want to congratulate all of the companies being recognized on Great Place to Works list of 2022 Best Workplaces for Parents, says Michael C. Bush, CEO at Great Place to Work.
  • Udemy is focused on ensuring all parents take meaningful time away from work to bond with their children and provide the space for parents to re-acclimate when they return.
  • Today, 94% of employees say Udemy is a great place to work, far exceeding the U.S. average of just 57%.

Call the Kids! Thumbtack is Named One of the Best Workplaces for Parents™ in 2022, Ranking #7 Among Small and Medium-Sized Organizations

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Friday, December 2, 2022

Great Place To Work has honored Thumbtack as one of the 2022 Best Workplaces for Parents.

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  • Great Place To Work has honored Thumbtack as one of the 2022 Best Workplaces for Parents.
  • To determine the Best Workplaces for Parents, Great Place To Work analyzed the survey responses of over 568,000 parents who work for Great Place to Work-Certified companies and employ at least 50 parents.
  • Congratulations to Great Place to Works Best Workplaces for Parents, said Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work.
  • This award marks Thumbtacks fourteenth honor from Great Place to Work, where weve also been named one of the Best Medium Workplaces , Best Workplaces in the Bay Area , and Best Workplaces in Technology .