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    Cheap Ways to Fight Off Allergies

    Cheap Ways to Fight Off Allergies
    The pollen-laden daisy chain of events that leaves many wheezing and sneezing is well known: April showers bring May flowers, which in turn bring spring allergies. If blooming flowers signal the beginning of a miserable allergy season for you, there may be treatments available that won’t make you drowsy, even if you’re short on cash. Consider Going Generic When the prescription ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Are You Worried About Job Security?

    Are You Worried About Job Security?
    We are living in troubling economic times. The world economy seems to be having a melt down. Big companies are going down the tubes, people are losing their jobs and all of us are wondering what the future holds for us and is there hope that we will keep our job? The answer to all these questions is "we just don't ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rate This
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    Answers to the Health Care Reform Debate IQ Quiz

    Answers to the Health Care Reform Debate IQ Quiz
    We created the Health Care Reform Debate IQ quiz to test how much you know about the current debate about health care reform. Here's the answers! h4. Don't cheat! If you haven't taken the Health Care Reform Debate IQ quiz yet, go take it first! See answers on the next page... [page] 1) To be eligible for Medicare, you have to ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: -5
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    The Best Women-Run Blogs

    The Best Women-Run Blogs
    There are millions of blogs out there — how do you find ones worth your time? Sure, the number of Twitter followers is a good gauge of popularity, but there are plenty of exceptional reads flying under the radar. Whether writing about career advice, female empowerment or daily drama, here’s a list of 10 women-run blogs we love. 1) Penelope Trunk’s ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Hillary Clinton’s Lessons for Working Women

    Hillary Clinton’s Lessons for Working Women
    “Iron my shirt.” Yes, a man actually said that to Hillary Clinton at a campaign stop. It’s huge that she made it as far in the 2008 presidential campaign as she did, but as that barb and this MSNBC article point out (which contains photographic proof of the ironing remark), her historic campaign revealed that, as far as working women have ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rate This
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    Meet TV’s Assistant of the Year!

    Meet TV’s Assistant of the Year!
    Receptionist Pam Beesly of “The Office” was recently crowned “Employee of the Year” by Us Weekly. Well, more specifically, it was Pam’s portrayer, Jenna Fischer. She was one the honorees on Us’ “Hot Hollywood” list, along with American Idol Kris Allen (”Victor of the Year”), The Soup’s Joel McHale (”Comic of the Year”), and Leona Lewis (”Chanteuse of the Year”). I ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Need It Now: A Waterproof, Spill-Proof Keyboard

    Need It Now: A Waterproof, Spill-Proof Keyboard
    Kensington Unveils It's Waterproof, Spill-Proof Keyboard Many people as they start their workday need to have their morning cup of coffee or in Design & Development Manager Nate Ende’s case a pot of coffee. While enjoying their morning coffee people also run the risk of the dreaded accidental spill on the keyboard. These spills will ruin your everyday keyboard or at ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rate This
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    One Third of Women Report Harassment

    In a totally depressing article, the Daily Mail reports that one third of women in the UK claim they have experienced sexual harassment at the workplace. Some lowlights: * 14 percent are “dreading” going to their holiday party because they’ll have to dodge a drunk and/or handsy coworker * 20 percent say they have had to fend off a coworker’s sexual ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Answers to the Twilight Trivia Quiz

    Answers to the Twilight Trivia Quiz
    We created the Twilight Trivia quiz to test how much you know about the Twilight series. We listened to your feedback and are providing the answers so you can learn from the quiz. h4. Don't cheat! If you haven't taken the Twilight Trivia quiz yet, go take it first! See answers on the next page... [page] 1) Stephanie Meyer got the ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +3
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    4 Career Lessons From Television

    http://www.flickr.com/photos/vagueonthehow/ / CC BY 2.0 1. Once More With Feeling The Show: Glee Like any other classic tale of geeks banding together in the face of adversity, the outcast characters of Fox's Glee made drama and singing cool again. An aspiring Broadway starlet, the captain of the football team, the head cheerleader, and the lowest of social misfits on the school ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Gift Ideas for Your Unemployed Friends

    Gift Ideas for Your Unemployed Friends
    With the national unemployment rate above 10 percent and Kentucky's even higher, it's a fair bet that most people this holiday season know someone struggling to find a job in our slowly recovering economy. Rather than a manufactured trinket, here are eight gift ideas you the employed person can give that might help the unemployed land the biggest gift of all: ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    8 Things You Should Never Say to a Pregnant Co-Worker

    8 Things You Should Never Say to a Pregnant Co-Worker
    Until getting pregnant, I would have told you that women in general are much friendlier and more socially polite than men in the workplace. This is something I used to appreciate. No, I didn’t do an official study on this, it’s just something I’ve noticed. Women, in general, tend to pay more attention to the details, ask polite questions, and be ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Zen and the Art of Holiday Party Dressing

    Zen and the Art of Holiday Party Dressing
    Writing on the Huffington Post, Friend of STA Brooke Moreland deftly breaks down the main types of holiday party outfits, what they say about you, and what others will think of you for wearing them. Here are a couple of highlights: * The LBD: You think it’s timeless, everyone else thinks it’s safe and predictable. They’re also all wearing LBDs themselves. ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Answers to the Winter Holiday IQ Quiz

    Answers to the Winter Holiday IQ Quiz
    AdminSecret created the What's Your Winter Holiday IQ? quiz to help you learn more about all the winter holidays. We're providing the answers so you can learn from the quiz, but... h4. Don't cheat! If you haven't taken the What's Your Winter Holiday IQ quiz, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) Why do we hang ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Everyday Objects That Have Gone Extinct Since 2000

    Everyday Objects That Have Gone Extinct Since 2000
    New York Magazine has put together a list of everyday objects that have gone extinct since 2000, and you won't believe what's on it. Check it out: 1. Answering machines 2. Lickable stamps 3. Foldable road maps 4. Cathode ray tube TVs 5. Incandescent light bulbs 6. Paying for pornography 7. Smoking in bars 8. Fax machines 9. Hydrox cookies 10. ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    5 Spring Activities That Won't Hurt Your Wallet

    5 Spring Activities That Won't Hurt Your Wallet
    As spring approaches, people want to be able to do fun and leisurely activities that do not cost them a lot of money. With the changing of the weather and people finding themselves outside more, it is important to find things for people to do with their family and friends that they can afford in such a tough economy. h4. *Go ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Managing Fear in a Down Economy

    Managing Fear in a Down Economy
    You feel it. I feel it. In this economy, it’s hard to ignore those sneaking feelings of doubt and fear that creep into our everyday lives. Will I be able to keep my job? Is my retirement account big enough? Are my savings slowly disappearing? These questions are valid and obviously should be addressed if you feel REAL concerns and have ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +2
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    New Year’s Resolutions? Put Some Teeth Into Yours!

    New Year’s Resolutions? Put Some Teeth Into Yours!
    It’s that time of year when we hear about the importance of New Year’s Resolutions. We all know and have heard about a million times the importance of goal setting. But, hey, can we get real here? Entrepreneur to entrepreneur. Salesperson to salesperon. You KNOW that you probably won’t reach all those ultra-lofty goals no matter how enthusiastic you are on ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Does Fat Make You Fat?

    Does Fat Make You Fat?
    Imagine it. You’re watching Friends on prime time and wearing Doc Martins, Snapple iced tea in hand. In front of you is a box of fat free Snackwell’s cookies. Ah, the 90’s. It made perfect sense. We were all going to get fat unless we stopped eating foods that contained fat! Perfect logic. The fat free craze didn’t begin in the ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Dos and Don'ts of Summer Office Attire

    Dos and Don'ts of Summer Office Attire
    Those hazy, lazy days of summer can make a business suit feel as comfortable as a suit of armor. Fortunately, you can make a professional statement and still beat the heat with these tips. How Casual Is Summer Business-Casual? Even some of the most formal workplaces — such as those within the financial and legal industries — now institute a "casual ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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