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May 04, 2015

Weight Loss May Increase Risk of Premature Death in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

In contrast to the general population, low body mass index has been associated with premature death in patients with rheumatoid arthritis —a situation known as the “obesity paradox.” A new Arthritis & Rheumatology study shows that weight loss, as opposed to low body mass index per se, is a strong predictor of mortality in these patients.

April 30, 2015

Leading authors offer expert advice at Wiley’s Business Startup School

With the appetite for entrepreneurialism continuing to grow in the UK, Wiley will be returning to May’s Business Startup Show with their Business Startup School  for entrepreneurs  and small business owners (stand no. 630). 

April 30, 2015

Wiley Promotes John Semel to Chief Strategy Officer; Jeffrey Sugerman to Lead Combined Solutions Business

John Wiley and Sons today announced the promotion of John Semel to Chief Strategy Officer and also announced the combination of its Talent Solutions and Education Services businesses to be led by Jeff Sugerman, SVP of Talent Solutions and Education Services.

April 30, 2015

50 Everyday acts of courage to thrive in work, love and life

Based on scientific research but written in an accessible way, in BRAVE, Margie Marrell uses these experiences from her private life to powerfully illustrate what she means to live bravely. BRAVE is written on the premise that courage begets courage. It’s a habit. Doing something brave every day, no matter how small, unlocks new possibilities.

April 30, 2015

A Leadership Fable

Author Patrick Lencioni talks about teamwork as the greatest competitive advantage in business today.

April 30, 2015

Jolt: Shake Up Your Thinking and Upgrade Your Impact for Extraordinary Success

In today’s fast paced world, mastering only technical skills and being ‘good enough’, is not enough. Jolt is a new book that challenges leaders and their teams to shake up their attitudes, behaviours and culture, so they can continuously deliver exceptional results.

April 29, 2015

Wiley Announces Partnership with Collegiate Empowerment® to Bring The Student Leadership Challenge Experience to Universities Nationwide

Tested leadership program and relevant teaching style prove to be an invaluable asset to students and campuses

April 29, 2015

Wiley CPAexcel Introduces 2,400 New CPA Exam Questions to Its CPA Review Course, Now Offers 12,000 AICPA Practice Questions

Wiley, a global leader in education and test preparation, announced the addition of 2,400 new multiple choice AICPA CPA Exam questions to its Wiley CPAexcel CPA Exam Review Course.

April 29, 2015

Your First Leadership Job

Your First Leadership Job is an indispensable companion to becoming an awesome leader—one who will make a positive, lasting impact on your team, family, and career.

April 28, 2015

Living Liver Donors Report Lower Sexual Function in Early Months Post-Surgery

A new study found that sexual function in adult living donors was lower at the evaluation phase and at three months following liver transplantation. Results published in Liver Transplantation, a journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, suggest that donor education prior to surgery may improve recovery and ease concerns about sexual function following the transplant.

April 27, 2015

Context: Architecture and the Genius of Place

The new book by leading British architect, Eric Parry, demonstrates how context should inspire rather than constrain architectural design

12:00 AM EDT April 27, 2015

Health Insurance Coverage among Cancer Patients Varies Greatly by Demographics and Cancer Type

A new analysis has found that, among patients with cancer, rates of health insurance coverage vary by patient demographics and by cancer type.

April 24, 2015

Wiley forms alliance with Casenet Media to provide cases for the ‘net’ generation

John Wiley & Sons, Inc. (NYSE: JWa and JWb) today announced an agreement with Casenet Media Incorporated, which will give Wiley customers the option to bundle a wide range of Wiley’s Business texts with Casenet’s video case product. This agreement provides Wiley with the opportunity to offer its customers a rich resource that complements its business products, and provides Casenet with Wiley’s solid reputation and proven worldwide distribution network.

April 23, 2015

Can Islamic Finance Save the Global Financial System?

New book by leading authority on Islamic finance Tariq Alrifai provides alternative solution to help prevent future shocks in global financial system

April 23, 2015

Wiley Releases John C. Bogle’s Seminal Works, Bogle On Mutual Funds and John Bogle on Investing, in the Wiley Investment Classics Series

John C. Bogle, the investment giant and founder of the Vanguard Group of mutual funds,  and Wiley are excited to announce the release of Bogle On Mutual Funds: New Perspectives For The Intelligent Investor and John Bogle on Investing: The First 50 Years in the “Wiley Investment Classics Series”with new introductions.

12:05 AM EDT April 21, 2015

Patients Grapple with High Cost of Arthritis Medications

The first national investigation of Medicare coverage of biologic disease modifying drugs (DMARDs) found that in starting a single biologic DMARD, patients face more than $2,700 in copayments each year before receiving relief from catastrophic coverage. Results published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), show that during the initial phase of coverage, most people are expected to pay a striking 29.6% of total biologic drugs costs (just under one-third) out-of-pocket, creating an enormous financial burden for patients with chronic, rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

April 21, 2015

Heroes and Villains of Finance: The 50 Most Colourful Characters in the History of Finance

New Book examines significant figures who have shaped today’s financial landscape

April 21, 2015

Wiley Announces Question Everything: The Rise of AVID as America's Largest College Readiness Program by Jay Mathews

Learn the stories and winning strategies behind the AVID system that prepare students for the future

April 21, 2015

Risk of Hepatitis D Higher Among HIV Infected and Injection Drug Users

Researchers from Taiwan determined that individuals with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or those who inject illicit drugs have a higher risk of becoming infected with the hepatitis D virus (HDV) in that country. The study, published in Hepatology, a journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, suggests that effective strategies are need to contain a potential HDV epidemic in these high-risk populations.

April 20, 2015

Security Intelligence: A Practitioner's Guide to Solving Enterprise Security Challenges

Learn to secure the infrastructure and deploy effective defenses against ever-evolving Web threats