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    True Work Romance Stories

    True Work Romance Stories
    This article first appeared on MonsterFinding a romantic partner on the job represents the ultimate blending of your work and personal life. And some people are more successful at navigating this junction than others, as evidenced from the 60-plus Monster members who told us about their brushes with office romance. Many found spouses, while others came away with heartache -- and ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rate This
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    Six Gadget Etiquette Dos and Don'ts for the Workplace

    Six Gadget Etiquette Dos and Don'ts for the Workplace
    You know gadget-related behavioral excesses have gotten out of hand when etiquette columnists tackle text messaging and PDAs. For example, here's an excerpt from the syndicated "Ask Thelma" etiquette column, written by Thelma Domenici: "The etiquette of technology doesn't deviate from etiquette standards we all know. Etiquette and manners are about thinking of others before ourselves and treating them with respect ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Top Perks: Working at Google

    Top Perks: Working at Google
    Perks play an important part in attracting talented employees and keeping them motivated. With free gourmet cafeterias, massage rooms, nap pods, haircuts and onsite doctors available for employee checkups (free of charge), Google is trying its best to keep employees happy. Here are the perks that contribute to the happiness of Googlers, and, in turn, Google's success. [page] Google is trying ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +2
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    FDA Concludes Nalgene Products Safe, Critics Not Convinced

    FDA Concludes Nalgene Products Safe, Critics Not Convinced
    There are plenty of health concerns to consider these days. With some doctors worried about the possible effects of cell phones on the human body, components of our everyday lives that seem immovable have been called into question. Another major health concern is possible toxins from plastics. Some plastics contain chemicals that are carcinogenic and some have speculated that the minute ...
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    Daily Habits to Decrease Stress

    Daily Habits to Decrease Stress
    If your eating and sleeping habits are off kilter and you're finding yourself being irritable or grouchy, chances are you're overstressed. If you want to keep your stress levels in check, the best thing you can do is to work at getting healthy. Here are six tips to help relieve stress: 1. Get a Good Night's Sleep. Getting a good night's ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +4
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    How to Eat Better at Work

    How to Eat Better at Work
    Why is it so hard to eat right? “When you’re hungry, you’re not a philosopher,” explains Dr. Daisy Merey, a physician and authority on eating habits. Indeed, food - and especially the lack thereof - brings out our animal nature. And when we homo sapiens find ourselves in the artificial environment of the workplace, complete with its stresses, catered temptations, psychosocial ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Going Green at Your Desk

    Going Green at Your Desk
    “Going Green” is becoming more and more popular but what exactly does it mean to “go green”? It seems like every person and/or company has a different definition of what it means – contains xx% post-consumer waste, xx% recycled content, made from sustainable sources, etc. I think the easiest way to define ‘going green’ is – changing your actions to improve ...
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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 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Is Technology Driving You Crazy?

    Is Technology Driving You Crazy?
    Don't you love it when your thinking or beliefs are supported by something you read by several experts? I do! And that is just what happened to me. During my vacation in California with my husband, we were reading the morning newspapers; I was reading my favorite, USA Today. Dave was reading the Los Angeles Times and he started blurting out ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    From Lotion to Tea: 15 Workplace Lifesavers

    From Lotion to Tea: 15 Workplace Lifesavers
    Have you ever arrived at work and realized you forgot something small, yet critical, at home? Like your I-must-have-it-everyday-or-I’ll-die chapstick? Well, here is AdminSecret’s list of office essentials, must-have supplies to stash away at your desk to help you avoid those minor panic moments in the future. [photo:12935] Beauty Supplies Dry Shampoo Available in spray or powder forms, dry shampoo will ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +6
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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 ...
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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 ...
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    Is Your Youthful Appearance Affecting Your Career?

    Is Your Youthful Appearance Affecting Your Career?
    Pamela LaTulippe still recalls the day 10 years ago when she walked into a client's office and got a stinging reminder that she looked much younger - and to some, less credible - than her 25 years. "The general manager looked at me, and the first thing he said was, 'How old are you?'" says LaTulippe. "I didn't answer with my ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Love at Work: Dos and Don'ts

    Love at Work: Dos and Don'ts
    Dating someone from work is natural for many people. After all, who has time to meet someone when you're working 60 hours or more per week? You may find that understanding your mutual work lives can deepen your relationship. And instead of rushing home each evening, you may be willing to work late, especially if you can do it alongside your ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rated: +2
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    I'm hurt and lost: Haunting web message of the supermodel, 20, who threw herself from her 9th floor New York flat

    I'm hurt and lost: Haunting web message of the supermodel, 20, who threw herself from her 9th floor New York flat
    Supermodel Ruslana Korshunova wrote a series of heartbroken internet messages about love in the weeks before she leapt nine floors to her death. The striking beauty from Kazakhstan appears to have left no hints to her closest friends that she was depressed, let alone suicidal. But her internet poems and postings reflect an inner torment sparked by a lover, with her ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Barack Obama Inspires Milan Men's Runway Styles

     Barack Obama Inspires Milan Men's Runway Styles
    MILAN, Italy - The latest "first" for Barack Obama comes off the Milan runway. Calling the U.S. presidential hopeful "the man of the moment," Donatella Versace dedicated her Spring-Summer 2009 collection presented Saturday evening to Obama, creating a style she said was designed for "a relaxed man who doesn't need to flex muscles to show he has power." Chatting with reporters ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rate This
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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 11 years ago | Rated: +10
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    Seven Ways Admins Can Maintain Work/Life Balance

    Seven Ways Admins Can Maintain Work/Life Balance
    Many work/life coaches glibly assert that administrative professionals must be responsible for achieving their own balance in the face of ever-increasing demands -- from 9 to 5 and beyond. But given their spot in the org chart, admins often feel compelled to sacrifice too much for their jobs. “It’s a partnership, but management has the bigger responsibility for admins’ work/life balance, ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Manage Your Work Flow to Avoid Admin Burnout

    Manage Your Work Flow to Avoid Admin Burnout
    I actually resist making lists, except when I am absolutely and completely overwhelmed, because the things that I really want to get done - wake up to my true nature, live in love, experience the fullness of life - never seem to make it onto the list,” laments comedian/actress/author/writer/artist Beth Lapides, who wrote Did I Wake You? “When I have too ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rate This
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