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Rowe

Nicholas. 1674--1718, English dramatist, who produced the first critical edition of Shakespeare; poet laureate (1715--18). His plays include Tamerlane (1702) and The Fair Penitent (1703)

ROWE

(Results-Only Work Environment) An approach to managing employees from CultureRx (www.culturerx.com) that emphasizes results. Founded by Cali Ressler and Jody Thompson, former managers at Best Buy, where ROWE was introduced, CultureRx is based on their book "Why Work Sucks and How to Fix It."

In a ROWE, there is no set time or place. Employees work when and where they wish as long as the work gets done. Obviously, this is not for sales clerks at retail counters, who must always be present; however, flextime, telecommuting and mobile technologies can turn countless 9-to-5 jobs into a results-only environment. See telecommuting.
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The prosecutor said Rowe's speed increased to 130mph on the northbound carriageway of the M40 as he "dangerously" sped past other vehicles, using the hard shoulder on occasions.
Sentencing him, Judge Cooke told Rowe: "I do accept the strong perLuke sonal mitigation."
Rowe graduated holds several professional affiliations including The Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) and Morris County Economic Development Corp.
In a letter addressed to Mrs Rowe's family, read out to the court by defence barrister Charles Row, Webster said: "There are no words to describe how sorry I am for the pain and suffering I have caused to Mrs Rowe's family.
At his trial, Rowe was accused of launching a a deliberate campaign to infect gay men he met on a dating app after being diagnosed in April 2015 in his home city of Edinburgh.
Rowe was selected from among three finalists -- including a sitting superintendent of a suburban district and a former superintendent of a large out-of-state district.
The man, from North Tyneside, said it had taken a while for him to trust Rowe - at the time using the alias Gary Cole - and their relationship slowly developed.
Rowe Price will support a graduate student conducting cybersecurity research relevant to financial services and will also support undergraduate cybersecurity students through UMBCs Cyber Scholars Program.
"I'm hoping to be considered for selection for Team Wales for the 2018 Commonwealth Games," Rowe tweeted.
Rowe said that she was sick during the beginning of the school year, and now blames Brochu for her illness.
Rowe Price fund will have an investment program substantially similar to the existing Henderson fund, which focuses on total return through investments in US high yield bonds.