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Hand

A unit of length equivalent to four inches. It is used in the sale and use of horses.
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Increases in the amount of sleep the interns get and fatigue reduction could outweigh any risk of miscommunication about needed care that might occur from handing off patients, according to researchers led by Vineet Arora of the University of Chicago Hospital.
A fatal mistake that entrepreneurs make when delegating, says Denise O'Berry, president of The Small Business Edge Corp., in Tampa, Florida, is handing off tasks, then looking over the employee's shoulder to make sure it's done right.