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(esp. of television) portraying or alleging to portray events as they actually happened.
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In The Reality-Based Rules of the Workplace, Cy Wakeman shows how to calculate your true value to your organization by understanding your current and future potential against your "emotional expense" — the toll your actions and attitudes take on the people around you.
Summary: The cast of upcoming reality-based drama, Geordie Shore, have already made their mark despite the first episode not even airing yet.
Reality-based protection programs come under a variety of names - including RBPP (Reality-Based Personal Protection), Krav Maga, Haganah and SPEAR - but what they have in common is "guidelines and principles rather than form and movement," says Oneness Fish, who co-owns Krav Maga in Junction City with his wife, Kirsten Zulyevic.
The neos always had trouble with both the intelligence community and the reality-based community; now, in a conspiracy so vast it boggles the neo mind, they confront a reality-based intelligence community.
A good chunk of this issue is given over to our "guide to reality-based reform" (see page 30).
Welcome to Middletown: A Reality-Based Program for Engaging Your Staff in Data Assessment for School Improvement.
playing nurse or firefighter, having adult career daydreams about being in a different occupation or a different job), and reality-based imagining (i.
Don't just tell prospects why your newsletter is going to help them; show them how with reality-based anecdotes that dramatize the value of your product.
Bartell's wickedly hilarious double satire of youthful passion and self-absorption in the age of reality-based TV.
Another implication of the author's study, as well as other research, is that it supports the concept of reality-based training that all tactically minded officers and trainers know represents the foundation for reliable performance in high-stress situations.
HOLLYWOOD "Cops," "Survivor" and "The Real World" are the top three choices in the favorite reality-based program category for the 27th annual People's Choice Awards.