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    Spill Your Secrets On AdminSecret's Anonymous Forums

    Spill Your Secrets On AdminSecret's Anonymous Forums
    Do you have a secret office crush? Do you want to tell that witch in accounting where she can stick that file? Is your coworker's fashion sense less cosmopolitan and just more... confused? Dish, rant, spill in AdminSecret's popular Anonymous Forums. Tell all in this totally-fun and totally-safe discussion zone. It's like your own online journal/ punching bag/ best listener ever. ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +10
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    10 Things You Should Never Say to Your Boyfriend

    Sometimes it's best just to keep your mouth shut You pride yourself on your open, honest relationship. But that doesn't mean you should blurt out any thought that comes to mind. Sometimes, a comment that seems perfectly harmless to you might be hurtful, awkward or just plain irritating to your boyfriend. AdminSecret has identified 10 such comments. Ignore us at ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Five-Star Service

    Five-Star Service
    Working relationship: Julia Hands, head of Hand Picked Hotels, which owns and renovates country house hotels, and her assistant, Louise Fiksen Some women buy shoes; Julia Hands buys country house hotels — 17 at the last count, including three in a bulkbuying spree in February. We are meeting at one of these and it is clear that Audleys Wood is something ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Protect Our Planet: Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

    Protect Our Planet: Reduce Your Carbon Footprint
    You release greenhouse gases as a result of using energy to drive, using electricity to light and heat your home, and through other activities that support our quality of life like growing food, raising livestock and throwing away garbage. But you know what? Greenhouse gas emissions can be reduced through simple measures like changing light bulbs and properly inflating your tires. ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Stressed Out? There's an App for That

    Stressed Out? There's an App for That
    Ever wished you had access to your therapist 24/7, without the high price tag of all that supervised navel gazing? Well, help is on the way in the form of what some psychologists are calling "mobile therapy" — applications you can download to your cell phone to help you track and manage your moods between therapy sessions. Dr. Margaret Morris, a ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rate This
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    Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at Home

    Making a few small changes in your home and yard can lead to big reductions of greenhouse gas emissions and save money. Explore our list of nine simple steps you can take around the house and yard to reduce greenhouse gas emissions-> All photos courtesy of Creative Commons. [page] *1. Change 5 lights* Change a light, and you help change ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Why Chocolate Does a Body Good

    Why Chocolate Does a Body Good
    “Here’s to feeling good all the time,” declares Kramer in one of my favorite episodes of Seinfeld. He’s smoking and drinking when he says it, but for those of us on a more positive health path, there are plenty of other ways to do just that (or at least get close). Consider endorphins, the chemicals that transmit information from one cell ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Reduce Your Carbon Footprint On the Road

    The burning of fuels releases carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere and contributes to climate change, but these emissions can be reduced by improving your car’s fuel efficiency. You can take the following actions to reduce your greenhouse gas emissions, reduce the nation's dependence on oil and save money -> All photos courtesy of Creative Commons. [page] *1. Buy smart* ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rate This
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    10 Things You Must Know When Planning Your Company Picnic

    10 Things You Must Know When Planning Your Company Picnic
    After producing literally hundreds of picnics for every size company, I have found that there are issues any savvy admin must address. Below are some of the most important and often overlooked issues in planning a summer picnic for your group: 1. Cost: If you do not have at least $50 per person to spend for a company picnic (of 75 ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at the Office

    Business and home offices use a significant amount of electricity for heating and cooling, lighting and operating equipment. Here are five easy ways to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help make the air cleaner: -> All photos courtesy of Creative Commons. [page] *1. Manage office equipment energy use better* Office equipment and electronics use energy even when idle or on ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +3
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    7 Ways to Fight Office Flab

    7 Ways to Fight Office Flab
    A growing concern for us working women: job-related weight gain. Not to mention cubicle-induced achiness, anxiety, lethargy, and dehydration. But listen up, ladies: you don’t need to quit your office job to stay healthy and happy. Here are seven ways to reverse your cubicle woes and greet the evening with energy to spare. 1) Put Your Glutes to Work There’s a ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Gorgeous 2011 Letterpress Calendars

    The new year is a time for looking back, reflecting, and then looking forward to the year ahead. What better way to celebrate how far you've come with a lovely little handcrafted calendar to mark your accomplishments this year? The calendars we've picked for 2011 all have that wonderful, unusual, discovering-a-new-boutique feeling — Enjoy! A note from the creator: "A collaboration ...
    Published over 6 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at School

    Students, educators and school administrators can all play a key role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Click through for a directory of some education and action planning resources to help you: -> • Students • Educators • Administrators All photos courtesy of Creative Commons. [page] Students *1. Bring science to life* Explore the Climate Change Kids Site and watch Climate ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    High Heels: Exquisite Torture or Just Plain Torture?

    High Heels: Exquisite Torture or Just Plain Torture?
    Why do we love shoes that hurt us? In the workplace, heels are seen as a marker of professionalism. It's why so many of us come to work in our sneakers, flip flops or flats only to change into a pair of high heels upon arrival. We choose comfortable, wearable shoes to get us from point A to point B (smart!), ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Cutest Pets of Take Your Pet to Work Day

    If you’re a lucky owner of a furry four-legged companion (or a few of them!), you probably understand the heart-wrenching guilt of having to leave them at home all day while you’re working. Oh, how they suffer. No one to toss a toy around for them. No one to take them outside … or to let them back in. No laps ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated: +6
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    10 Tricks to Hide Holiday Weight Gain

    10 Tricks to Hide Holiday Weight Gain
    Jan. 9--The egg nog knocked you out. The pumpkin pie packed a punch. And the stuffing left you, well ... stuffed. Stuffed as in, you can't find a way to get all that fat into your jeans. In the feast from Halloween to New Year's Day, you gorged yourself. And those short daytime hours made it hard to get out of ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Stress-Relieving Home Decor Ideas on a Budget

    Stress-Relieving Home Decor Ideas on a Budget
    Kim Danger, nationally-recognized savings expert and founder of www.mommysavers.com, has teamed up with Uniroyal Tire to release a series of e-books for the frugal-minded. The team’s e-books and videos can be found here, and they are available for free. My latest e-book, Pamper Yourself for Less, is all about making yourself a priority and creating some “me time.” The best place ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rate This
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    $30 One Way: Airlines Offer Deep Cuts on Fares

    $30 One Way: Airlines Offer Deep Cuts on Fares
    A trio of discount airlines led by Southwest on Tuesday rolled out some of the lowest fares seen in years. Southwest (LUV) is offering one-way fares of $30 on routes up to 400 miles, $60 on flights up to 750 miles and $90 on longer routes. The prices, which don't include taxes and fees, are good for travel between Sept. 9 ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rate This
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    "Mail Goggles" Might Prevent E-Mail Regrets

    "Mail Goggles" Might Prevent E-Mail Regrets
    SEATTLE - Here's the scenario: It's Friday night, and what began as an innocent happy-hour margarita morphed into a few pitchers. After all, those tacos were salty. Bidding friends adieu, you jump in a cab, head home and decide a quick e-mail check is in order. And there it is: a message from your ex. Or your boss. Or that friend ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Good Coffee Is Vital to a Happy Workplace

    Good Coffee Is Vital to a Happy Workplace
    When employees are asked to do more with less, smart business managers look for creative, affordable ways to keep staff motivated. Now, new survey findings reveal that small perks like good, free coffee can have a major impact in boosting employee morale. According to a recent national survey, three out of five employed Americans feel more motivated to do their best ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +6
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