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3 Characteristics Of Responsible Corporate Citizens

3 Characteristics Of Responsible Corporate Citizens | GoPositiveNow | Scoop.it
To be "good" in the past meant a variety of things. Perhaps a company’s product made people’s lives easier. Or maybe they provided jobs in economically challenging times.
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2012 Global Peace Index

The world has become more peaceful for the first time since 2009, according to the 2012 Global Peace Index. All regions excluding the Middle East and North Africa saw an improvements in levels of overall peacefulness.


The 2012 GPI is the sixth edition of the world’s leading measure of global peacefulness. Produced by the Institute for Economics and Peace, the GPI ranks 158 nations using 23 qualitative and quantitative indicators which gauge ongoing domestic and international conflict, safety and security in society and militarization.

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Singapore ranked 90th in latest Happy Planet Index

Are Singaporeans a happy lot? Not quite, if the latest Happy Planet Index (HPI) is anything to go by.

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Simplest Way to Get Smarter

Forget the puzzles, games, and mental exercises. There's an easier way to boost your brain power.

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Brazil Offers Inmates Reduced Jail Time in Exchange for Reading

As part of a new rehabilitation initiative entitled "Redemption through Reading," four federal prisons in Brazil will allow inmate to shave up to 48 days per year off their sentence in exchange for reading books.

Prisoners approved to participate in the program can strike four days off their sentence for every book they read up to 12 books a year. To prove they've read the books, convicts will be required to write book reports that "make correct use of paragraphs, be free of corrections, use margins and legible joined-up writing."

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