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New Definition: Retirement

Retirement (n):

A suspended state of reality and being that was never meant to be.

Unfiltered

When was the last time you sat down and thought about what it really means to be retired? 233 more words

Thinkfirst

Digimentalism - what are we talking about?

Probably you never hear this expression before, but I think that digimentalism and what it more broadly enrapture is on the rise in our societies. This page is dedicated to news and discussion on current topics within the policy field of eGovernment. 151 more words

Digital Government

Why must we seek for the Truth

The etymology or origins of the words ‘truth’ and ‘knowledge’ are noteworthy or at least interesting.  The origin of the English word TRUTH comes from a mixture of words used by Saxon and Germanic tribes that progressed for us into Old English.  281 more words

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Are Data and Statistics the Same Thing?

Sometimes. 

Statistics represent data in numerical form, so statistics are data. Data, on the other hand, generally refers to a collection of information that may include numbers and/or facts. 25 more words

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Sarcoidosis is...

Sarcoidosis is tricky for doctors to diagnosis…let alone understand.

Sarcoidosis is complex for researchers to comprehend.

Sarcoidosis is unique for the symptoms are wild and varied. 74 more words

Awareness

#wordoftheday : abnegation

Another new word stumbled across my path today and, of course, I snapped it up immediately. It’s a synonym of self-denial that sounds like a very complex mathematical concept (at least, to me it does!), while it reminds me of the word ‘abdication’. 6 more words

Word Of The Day

Climax of Eternal Life

Brown skin lays over off white bones

Within my flesh and blood are the souls of black folks.

The feet of forgotten slaves are callous, 131 more words

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