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    Woody Harrelson Marries Former Assistant

    Woody Harrelson Marries Former Assistant
    From the original blog post Woody Harrelson Marries Former Assistant A hearty mazel tov to Woody Harrelson and his longtime partner Laura Louie, who were married last weekend in Maui, Hawaii. The couple have been together for almost 20 years and have three daughters aged 15, 12, and 2. Celebrity friends including Owen Wilson, Willie Nelson, and Sean Penn attended the ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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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 ...
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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 ...
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    Which Companies Are Still Performing Despite the Recession?

    Which Companies Are Still Performing Despite the Recession?
    Are you looking for a job, but think can't find one because there just aren't any opportunities out there? Think again. There are a few companies that are still growing and thriving despite, or maybe due to, the economic downturn. AdminSecret did the research for you and compiled a list of 15 workplaces that aren't laying people off, and that might ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +4
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    Green Your Commute

    Green Your Commute
    If we’ve learned anything from Al Gore, it is that each of us has a responsibility to protect Earth. But can your individual effort amount to much in the face of multinational polluters and doom-and-gloom projections? Sure, it can. To get you started, here are some tips for making your work commute more environmentally friendly. h4. Work from Home More than ...
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    Tape measure: X-rays detected from Scotch tape

    Tape measure: X-rays detected from Scotch tape
    NEW YORK – Just two weeks after a Nobel Prize highlighted theoretical work on subatomic particles, physicists are announcing a startling discovery about a much more familiar form of matter: Scotch tape. It turns out that if you peel the popular adhesive tape off its roll in a vacuum chamber, it emits X-rays. The researchers even made an X-ray image of ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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    AdminSecret's Laptop Buying Guide

    AdminSecret's Laptop Buying Guide
    Over the last few years, laptops have become powerful, portable, and inexpensive enough that it's easy to get by without a desktop machine. As laptops have become more of a default than a luxury, the range of features, models, and prices has expanded greatly. Sorting through all those options isn't always easy, but these 10 rules for laptop buying should help ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Equality at Home = Equality at Work?

    Equality at Home = Equality at Work?
    What does the equal division of labor in the home have to do with women’s success in Corporate America? A lot. Even in this century, women continue to have a disproportionate amount of the workload at home. I have been shocked when I talk to women with high-powered careers and seemingly enlightened husbands, who tell me the reality of their house. ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Desk Rage: How to Deal with It

    Desk Rage: How to Deal with It
    This article first appeared on the Monster Blog You feel it building, slowly: That feeling of anger. Maybe someone stole your pen. Or perhaps someone told you to slow down in the parking lot when you were going 5 miles an hour (happened to me this morning). Maybe someone tried to pass your idea off as their own in a big ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Trojans Spreading via Fake E-Ticket E-Mails

    Trojans Spreading via Fake E-Ticket E-Mails
    'Watch out for e-Ticket related emails, they could lead to an attack on your computer.' - A devious new attack has debuted largely unnoticed and is infecting computers with trojans worldwide. The new attack, first discovered by anti-virus experts at BitDefender, uses fake e-Ticket emails to deliver malware to unsuspecting users. With the advent of online ticket sales, many users have ...
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    Top 5 Things My Bad Jobs Taught Me

    Top 5 Things My Bad Jobs Taught Me
    This article first appeared on The Monster BlogWhen people find out I work for Monster, they often ask me for advice on their own careers. I give this standard guidance when people complain they have a bad job: Put your resume together, start looking and try not to let the situation get you down. It will pass. But every experience, good ...
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    Seven Tips for Social Networking Online

    Seven Tips for Social Networking Online
    Just when you've mastered the art of handing out your business card, along comes another way to make connections - social networking online. Social networking sites help you make connections for business, dating or personal interests. Specifics vary, but they generally work as follows: * A friend or contact invites you to join the service. You may also join by visiting ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    First Pocket Projector Set to Debut this Month

    First Pocket Projector Set to Debut this Month
    '3M releases pocket size projector... way cooler than a pocket protector.' - Gone are the days of hauling a big cumbersome projector into your corporate meeting room or college lecture hall for presentations. Now, a new projector is set to debut that literally can fit in your pocket. Images of the production version of the new gadget, the MPro110 mini projector ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    12 Reasons You Need to Upgrade to Google Chrome

    12 Reasons You Need to Upgrade to Google Chrome
    The browser wars are raging again, with Google joining Apple, Microsoft, Mozilla, and Opera in a crowded race. Its logo may look like a grenade from Halo, but Chrome is a serious contender. Here are a few of the reasons why... [page] 1. Useful New Tabs Rather than just show a blank screen each time you open a new tab, ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Is Your Job Killing You?

    Is Your Job Killing You?
    I’m a sick puppy today - congested to the brink of watery-eyed blindness, the works. I’ve probably been getting sick for a week or two, but have been trapped in the day-to-day bustle so much that I haven’t noticed that I’ve been feeding the illness with the loop of exhaustion and dehydration (i.e., making up for lost sleep with caffeine, etc.). ...
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    AdminSecret's Discussion Forums

    AdminSecret's Discussion Forums
    Advanced search: You can search for topics by keyword, username, category or subcategory and date range. [photo:8142] GUI editor for post creation: Our WYSIWYG (what you see is what you get) editor gives a graphical interface for text formatting, link creation and image insertion to make posting your comments and content incredibly easy. [photo:8145] Online/Offline indicator: Users that have been ...
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    Use Your Vacation Time Wisely

    Use Your Vacation Time Wisely
    Working all year without a vacation is like driving a car for 12 months without stopping to change the oil. You might keep running, but you're probably heading for a breakdown. "Vacations are an easy way to recharge the batteries and regroup for the next challenge," says Judy Meleliat, senior vice president for Xylo, a Web-based work/life solutions provider that's now ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Planning a Family with a Full-Time Career

    Planning a Family with a Full-Time Career
    After assuming the role of a working woman for more than ten years, it was hard to imagine that anything might change the course of my career. I had worked long and hard to be an (almost) equal provider for my DINK (Dual Income No Kids) household. But no one stays young forever and I didn’t want to be the oldest ...
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