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Day: February 15, 2020

Syrian refugees: The importance of mental health aid inside Zaatari refugee camp – CBS News

Syrian refugees: The importance of mental health aid inside Zaatari refugee camp – CBS News

Self Help
It might look like an average city in the Middle East, but Market Street is the center of commerce in one of the world's largest refugee camps – the Zaatari camp in Jordan. That is where nearly 80,000 Syrians displaced by civil war are now living."None of us should ever be okay with calling this normal. But it's become an accepted reality for a lot of people," said Mike Niconchuk, who has been doing humanitarian work in the camp since 2012 and has seen a small collection of tents became something more permanent.    Beyond Conflict's Mike Niconchuk and Michelle Miller on Market Street in the Zaatari refugee camp.  CBS News "I saw that journey of what started
5 Ways a Content Marketing Mission Statement Can Improve Your Strategy – Business 2 Community

5 Ways a Content Marketing Mission Statement Can Improve Your Strategy – Business 2 Community

Online Marketing Tips
I had a few goals for the WordStream blog for 2020, and the biggest one was to formalize a content marketing mission statement. A few weeks ago, I got the rest of the content team together in a room to talk about what it is, exactly, that all of our content does and how we can document this to improve our content strategy. Here’s what we landed on for our content marketing mission statement:Here, I’m going to share why this statement was important enough to spend an afternoon workshopping, and why I think it’s important for your content strategy, too. I’ll share five key ways a content marketing mission statement can improve your content. But first, let’s talk about what a content marketing mission statement is exactly.What is a content marketing mission statement?You’re probably famili
Man City's motivation against Real will be 'immense', says Zidane – Yahoo Sports

Man City's motivation against Real will be 'immense', says Zidane – Yahoo Sports

Motivation
Zidane is expecting City to have "extra" motivation against Real Madrid (AFP Photo/JAVIER SORIANO)Madrid (AFP) - Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane on Saturday said that he is expecting Manchester City's motivation to be "immense" when the two sides meet in the Champions League following the announcement of the English side's two-season ban from European competitions.UEFA on Friday said that City would be suspended from the next two editions of the Champions League for "serious" financial fair-play breaches, although the Premier League champions have said they will appeal the decision to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS).Real host Pep Guardiola's City in their last-16 first leg on February 26, with the return game at the Etihad on March 17."For what has just happened, their motiva...
Why self-care is a must for educators – MultiBriefs Exclusive

Why self-care is a must for educators – MultiBriefs Exclusive

Self Help
Teaching is hard work. Period. Being in a supportive role to students who are managing the impacts of trauma and teaching social-emotional learning can be challenging and can result in compassion fatigue (aka vicarious trauma). Self-care is vital. Having a proactive self-care routine helps prevent burnout and taking out our exhaustion on students and colleagues. Self-care is more than bubble baths, long walks to the park, and buying luxurious items. For educators, it begins with a positive school climate and integrates with our proactive and deliberate practices aimed to keep supporting mental, emotional, and physical well-being. The quote, “You can’t pour from an empty cup.” is real; as educators, we make between 600-1,500 decisions a day and pour hours into our