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That Laptop in Your Lap May Be Dangerous

The computer age has already spawned a number of ergonomic illnesses.  The latest?  “toasted skin syndrome,” which doctors say is caused by laptop computers resting too long on a user’s legs. As reported on the CBS News website, a 12-year-old boy and a law student have both been […]

STAR 12 Discounted Training

Have budget restraints affected your training budget?  STAR 12 has cut membership prices for UHD’s staff and faculty down to $150 per employee for a 1 year unlimited STAR 12 membership. This membership includes unlimited training for 1 year for the following:   Public Seminars Web and Audio […]

UHD Nominated for 2010 HR IMPACT Award

UHD was nominated in the category of Organizational Excellence during the 6th Annual HR IMPACT Awards presented by HR Houston last week.  The HR IMPACT awards raise awareness of excellence in human resource programs and practices in the Greater Houston area, and recognize both HR workgroups as well as HR professionals […]