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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 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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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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    It Pays to Listen: Management Talks

    It Pays to Listen: Management Talks
    If 2009 was characterised by staff worrying about whether they will keep their jobs, in 2010 - which is showing tentative signs of recovery - the boot could be on the other foot. This time, it is employers that could be worrying about how they manage to keep hold of the talented staff, the ones that survived the recession, but who ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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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 9 years ago | Rated: +6
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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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    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 9 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Fitness Advice from Cops and Firefighters

    Fitness Advice from Cops and Firefighters
    What’s one thing we all have in common with police officers and firefighters? While most of us probably don’t risk our lives on a daily basis, wear a uniform, or drive a vehicle equipped with a siren, the need to stay physically fit is something we can all relate to. Stew Smith, a former Navy SEAL and author of several fitness ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Social Networking and Your Job: Lessons from the "Cisco Fatty"

    Social Networking and Your Job: Lessons from the "Cisco Fatty"
    The internet is buzzing with tales of the latest web 2.0 casualty –the Cisco Fatty. The person who managed to jeopardize a new, high paying job, in 140 characters or less.    After receiving an offer from communications giant Cisco Systems, the jobseeker Twittered about it, telling his followers that although he had been offered a “fatty” paycheck, he wasn’t sure he ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rated: +2
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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 about 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    The Vending Machine Survival Guide

    The Vending Machine Survival Guide
    Every now and then we all get stuck eating dinner from the vending machine. You've done it, particularly when you're working late with a group and nobody goes home until the job is done. However, vending machine food can wreak havoc with your healthy weight loss plan, as well as your ability to focus on your work. Surprisingly enough, there ARE ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +4
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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 about 9 years ago | Rated: +5
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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 almost 11 years ago | Rated: +1
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    35 Tips for Working in Your Workout

    35 Tips for Working in Your Workout
    You had great intentions. You joined a gym. You bought a treadmill. You bought the Wii Fit. But somewhere between the commitment and the reality, you found reason after reason that kept you from getting to it today. Tomorrow, you promised yourself, only to repeat the process all over again. If this sounds familiar, don’t despair. It is a trap so ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Signs of the Times

    A Recession Special that doesn't involve hot dogs or a bowl of chili. This bike - on Broadway and 96th Street in New York - is advertised for 30% off its original price. h4. **_-> 1 out of 13 ->>_** [page] Forget the government - God has a bailout plan for Main Street h4. **_-> 2 out of 13 ->>_** ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rate This
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    Answers to the Are You Normal Quiz

    Answers to the Are You Normal Quiz
    h4. Don't cheat! If you haven't taken the Are You Normal? quiz, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) You are: a) Male b) Female - Correct answer! 2) How old are you? a) 19 or under b) 20 to 64 - Correct answer! c) Over 65 3) Do you currently have a job? a) Yes ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rated: +4
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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 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    How to Break News of Your Pregnancy at Work

    How to Break News of Your Pregnancy at Work
    You’re past the first trimester and it’s time to share the news of your pregnancy with your boss. Be prepared- not everyone will be as excited as you are that you’re pregnant. First and foremost: Be honest. Don’t say you’re coming back to work if you’ve decided to try being a stay-at-home mom. If you want part-time work to be an ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rate This
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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 almost 11 years ago | Rated: +4
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    5 Self Defense Weapons You Were Born With

    5 Self Defense Weapons You Were Born With
    Women, the elderly and children unfortunately top most physical attackers' lists as ideal prospects. The good news is that although there are devices available like mace, pepper spray, tazers and stun guns, you actually have extremely effective weapons with you at all times — the built-in weapons your body came with. Real-Life Story: I had a 17 year old, female neighbor ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rate This
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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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