W.O.W. Pejorative RR084

RR084 W.O.W. Pejorative This week’s word goes to show you that new words and learning is everywhere…and it can be fun. We give people pet names that are sometimes unkind at their core. Often we don’t even realize it. Sometimes pejorative terms are simply intended as an insult sometimes they are a meant as a … More W.O.W. Pejorative RR084


W.O.W Pensive RR081

Word of the Week: RR081 Word of the Week: Pensive A little spin from the definition of pensive from three different sources. Ried did get a little carried away playing to the camera this week while trying to illustrate a “pensive” look. Research and Links https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/pensive https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/pensive https://www.etymonline.com/word/pensive https://emojipedia.org/pensive-face/ Like, share, comment, subscribe: https://riedrants.com/ @RiedRants … More W.O.W Pensive RR081

W.O.W. Equitable RR075_18.0801

RR075 Word of the Week: Equitable Ried gets a little off track following the errant bread crumbs but still is able to stick to the sharing the definition for the work equitable. If you complete the challenge please share your comments. Research and Links https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/equitable https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/equitable https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/equity https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/equity https://www.investopedia.com/terms/n/npv.asp Like, share, comment, subscribe: https://riedrants.com/ @RiedRants … More W.O.W. Equitable RR075_18.0801

W.O.W. Proprietary RR072

RR072 Word of the Week: Proprietary What exactly is proprietary information? Ried takes a cursory look at what this phrase means. She touches on trade secret, copyright and trademark meanings as well. There are some good links below so be sure to check them out. Research and Links https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/proprietary https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/proprietary http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/proprietary.html http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/proprietary-information.html https://www.law.cornell.edu/wex/trade_secret https://www.uspto.gov/patents-getting-started/international-protection/trade-secret-policy https://hbr.org/2013/11/filing-for-a-patent-versus-keeping-your-invention-a-trade-secretMore W.O.W. Proprietary RR072

W.O.W. Want vs. Expect RR069

RR069 Word of the Week (WOW) Wednesday. Ried compares and contrasts the words want and expect. There is a dollop of desire and a smidgen of Maslow’s hierarchy of needs. Give a listen and learn a few nuances of these two words. Research and Links https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/want https://dictionary.cambridge.org/us/dictionary/english/expect https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/expect https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/want https://www.quora.com/Whats-the-difference-between-want-need-and-desire-Arent-they-the-same https://coachcampus.com/coach-portfolios/power-tools/cheri-tibbs-voellmann-want-vs-expect/ https://answers.yahoo.com/question/index?qid=20091011055715AAjfslW Like, share, comment, … More W.O.W. Want vs. Expect RR069