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    5 Ways to Get a Man to Listen

    One of the most common complaints I hear from women is that men don’t listen. Be it at work where their good ideas are ignored or at home when their spouse totally forgets what she told him. Why can’t men listen? They can, if you follow these five steps. So the next time you want to talk to your male ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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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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    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 about 10 years ago | Rate This
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    10 Signs the Recession is Over

    1. The National Restaurant Association Predicts Record Profits for 2010 Yup. That's right. Record profits for 2010. In their newly released 2010 forecast, the National Restaurant Association predicts that 2010 will be the best of the last three years, seeing a profit of $580 billion and a 2.5% increase in sales over 2009. While that's good news for the restaurant industry ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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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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    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 almost 10 years ago | Rate This
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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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    Obama Endorses Paycheck Fairness Act

    Obama Endorses Paycheck Fairness Act
    WASHINGTON -- President Obama plans to press Congress today to pass pay-equity legislation that would make it easier for women to sue employers who pay them less than their male counterparts, the White House said Monday. "Women deserve equal pay," White House senior adviser Valerie Jarrett said in an interview, citing government statistics that show women earn 77 cents for every ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +9
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    Sneaky Ways to Stay Slim this Summer

    Sneaky Ways to Stay Slim this Summer
    By the time June arrives, I’m ready to get outside whenever and however I can. My usual activities—whether I’m reading a book or fitting in a workout—are exponentially more enjoyable in the fresh summer air, beneath the warm sun (as long as it’s not too hot, of course). All winter long, I trudge through my cardio routine, avoiding the rain and ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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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 about 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    10 Steps to the Perfect Smartphone

    10 Steps to the Perfect Smartphone
    How much of your day do you spend on the phone? How about checking and answering e-mail? As important as your laptop or desktop may be, your smartphone has arguably become the most important tool in your personal tech arsenal. The right one can make you more efficient, better connected, and more attractive to the opposite sex. (Well, two out of ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rate This
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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 over 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    10 Black Women Who Are Leading the Way in Business

    In honor of Black History Month, AdminSecret presents ten African American women who are leading the way in business. From CEOs and VPs to philanthropists and mentors, these executives have made it to the top of their fields, challenging stereotypes and forging the path for generations to come. They're an inspiration, not just to the black community, but to everyone. ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +3
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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 about 10 years ago | Rate This
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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 almost 11 years ago | Rated: +6
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    15 Things You'll Love about Windows 7

    15 Things You'll Love about Windows 7
    (and Five You'll Hate) Microsoft has a lot riding on Windows 7. Vista failed to give Windows users a reason to upgrade from XP, and justified or not, it quickly gained a reputation for being slow, overly complicated, and annoying to work with. Judging by the response to the public beta of Windows 7, lots of Windows fans are more than ...
    Published over 10 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 about 10 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Find the Nearest Flu Shots with Google Maps

    Find the Nearest Flu Shots with Google Maps
    Concerned about the flu? Want a way to find out quickly (and easily!) the nearest place to get a flu shot? Worry no more! Google just started a new service that uses Google Maps to locate flu shot availability in your neighborhood: google.com/flushot. But be careful: Google tells us that, "this project is just beginning and we have not yet received ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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    5 Easy Ways to Make Money Even if You're Unemployed

    5 Easy Ways to Make Money Even if You're Unemployed
    As unemployment continues to rise, everyone is looking for other ways to bring in some money while still searching for another job.  Although a job is the conventional way to earn money, sometimes you need to think outside the box or search outside your comfort zone in order to try something new and bring in a little bit of money ...
    Published almost 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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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 almost 10 years ago | Rated: +3
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