positive transfer

positive transfer

[′päz·əd·iv ′tranz·fər]
(psychology)
Rapid learning in a new situation because the stimuli or responses required are similar to those learned in an earlier situation.
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Barring a proven striker, one which will take to the Premiership and Motherwell like John Sutton, Michael Higdon, Chris Porter and Louis Moult before them, the Steelmen have had a relatively positive transfer window.
Everton, too, have had positive transfer windows since the appointment of Marcel Brands as director of football last year.
However, the head coach is trying to maintain an upbeat mood after what he felt was a positive transfer window overall.
However, Bruce is trying to maintain an upbeat mood after what he felt was a positive transfer window overall.
And while the squad are currently continuing their pre-season preparations in Spain - a camp made up of 24 players, including some Under-23s youngsters - let's hope we don't have to wait too long for some more positive transfer news.
With fixtures against Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur to come in the next month, there is little for Newcastle fans to look forward to at the moment - particularly with hopes of a swift takeover having receded, Benitez having yet to commit to a new deal, and no positive transfer updates arriving for the manager from above.
I noted that positive transfer occurs when "learning from one situation assist[s with learning] in another situation" while negative transfer occurs when "learning from one situation interferes with learning from another situation" (Melzer 80, 79).
But he issued his most positive transfer update during a televised interview later in the day.
which is that a positive transfer is made if and only if the donor is sufficiently richer (in relative terms) than the recipient.
"A double Treble will be in the bag." Fellow fans are less convinced and want to see some positive transfer activity in January as Rodgers looks to freshen up his squad.
With positive transfer recruitment, which has seen experienced pair Glenn Whelan and Ahmed Elmohamady also brought in, comes added pressure to succeed - something Terry acknowledges.
"I was indeed made aware last summer that you won't get a badge for a positive transfer balance."
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