- So, this is summer, is it? Snyder, James L. // Ellis County Press;8/2/2012, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p4
The article presents the author's views on the importance of having the wisdom to know the right time to speak and not to speak citing his experience of complaining about the hot weather during the summer.
- Thrown Into the Deep End. Collier, Christopher Percy // Fast Company;Jan/Feb2006, Issue 102, p99
The article discusses the challenges involved in coping with a new job. Balancing time for work and family is difficult. One has to deal with endless meetings, subversive subordinates and the unfamiliar aspects of the new job. Such difficulties could affect the quality of decisions because there...
- MASCULINITY IN POPULAR SITCOMS, 1955-1960 AND 2000-2005. Miller, Diana // Culture, Society & Masculinities;Fall2011, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p141
Common wisdom holds that men as represented in sitcoms have changed substantially from the wise, loving patriarchs of the 1950s, but we currently lack a broad understanding of these changes. Using a random sample of sitcoms from 1955-1960 and 2000-2005, this paper shows that masculinity in...
- It is wise to ask? BIRCHFIELD, REG // New Zealand Management;Jul2012, Vol. 59 Issue 6, p22
The author offers opinions on leadership. It is argued that competent leadership is impossible without the quality of wisdom, the ability to make the best use of the knowledge available to make the proper decisions. This is seen as particularly important due to the vast expansion of information...
- Wisdom--A Neuroscience Perspective. Jeste, Dilip V.; Harris, James C. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;10/13/2010, Vol. 304 Issue 14, p1602
The authors reflect on the meaning of wisdom based on a neuroscience perspective. They cite that the prefrontal cortex and the limbic striatum are the two regions of the brain which are considered the domains of wisdom. They reveal that there are different degrees of wisdom among individuals....
- The Effect of Diversity-Related Attributes on Hiring, Advancement and Voluntary Turnover Judgments. Almer, Elizabeth Dreike; Hopper, Jill R.; Kaplan, Steven E. // Accounting Horizons;Mar1998, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1
This exploratory study utilized a judgment modeling approach to examine the effect of diversity-based candidate attributes on hiring, career progression and voluntary turnover judgments. Accounting professionals were divided into two groups based on rank--audit seniors and managerial level...
- Ecocriticism what Is It Good For? Kern, Robert // ISLE: Interdisciplinary Studies in Literature & Environment;Feb2000, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p9
The article looks at the nature of ecocriticism, which is described as a form of environmental advocacy. It presents an emphasis that judgement does not mean a critical one nor represent the goal or end-point of ecocriticism, which has concerns that include the history or evolution of the...
- Finding Inspiration. Ellin, Simone // Baltimore Jewish Times;5/2/2014, Vol. 337 Issue 9, p16
The article offers information on Women's Day of Wisdom, a program of the Jewish Family Institute (JFI), at the Etz Chaim Center in Pennsylvania on May 4, 2014.
- Do we have to wait until judgment day? // Christian Science Monitor;3/5/99, Vol. 91 Issue 68, p23
Discusses the idea of judgment day from a Christian Science perspective. The belief that no final judgment awaits mortals, the judgment-day of wisdom comes hourly and continually; Leaving evil behind in our lives; How to use wisdom to heal.