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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 about 10 years ago | Rate This
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    Anna Wintour’s Daughter Is NOT Afraid of Assisting!

    Anna Wintour’s Daughter Is NOT Afraid of Assisting!
    I know I said two weeks back that I wasn’t going to blog about assisting but rather about what we (Ethan, Sadie and I) are doing behind the scenes of ProAssisting however after coming across this story through my fashionista reading, I had to post about it! Bree Shaffer, daughter of Anna Wintour (one the hardest people to work for as ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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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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    Working in Your Workout

    Working in Your Workout
    Oops. You missed your spin class again. It’s just as well – you still haven’t gotten through the day’s email, you’re hungry as hell and American Idol is on in an hour. You’ll try again tomorrow. “Try” being the operative word. Because despite your regular attempts, these days you never seem to get out of work in time to hit the ...
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    10 Tips for a Healthy Thanksgiving

    Ah, Thanksgiving — a time for family, friends, tradition, and most importantly, deliciously indulgent comfort food. From dinner rolls to stuffing to mashed potatoes and gravy, Americans look forward to this holiday as the quintessential day to feast with no remorse and certainly no counting calories! But did you know that the average Thanksgiving meal will set you back anywhere ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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    6 Technology Trends That Will Change How You Do Business in 2010

    Out with the old and in with the new! The past decade revolutionized how we do business but there is plenty more to look forward to in 2010. Below is a sneak peak of coming attractions to get excited about. 1. Phone Liberation 2. Cloud Computing 3. The End of Paper 4. The Battle for Local 5. Social Spending 6. Mobile ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Why Diversity Effectiveness is More Important Than Diversity Training

    Why Diversity Effectiveness is More Important Than Diversity Training
    Businesses and organizations need to move beyond awareness of diversity toward empowering employees to become highly effective in diverse work environments. Global realities create highly diverse work environments which require new skills to deal with "deep diversity." Dr. Brent MacNab of the University of Sydney explains, "Diversity training used to focus mainly on issues like gender and ethnicity. These aspects of ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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    20 Easy Ways to Be Happier

    What we found is that sometimes, the tiniest changes can have a huge impact on overall happiness. Here are twenty ideas to help you go from grumpy to giddy. 1) Make Your Bed Every Morning I’ve heard this one before, and not just from my mother.  For most people, outer order leads to inner calm. And making your bed is ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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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 9 years ago | Rate This
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    Does Fat Make You Fat?

    Does Fat Make You Fat?
    Imagine it. You’re watching Friends on prime time and wearing Doc Martins, Snapple iced tea in hand. In front of you is a box of fat free Snackwell’s cookies. Ah, the 90’s. It made perfect sense. We were all going to get fat unless we stopped eating foods that contained fat! Perfect logic. The fat free craze didn’t begin in the ...
    Published almost 10 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Answers to the Hip Hop History IQ Quiz

    Answers to the Hip Hop History IQ Quiz
    AdminSecret created the What's Your Hip Hop History IQ quiz to help you learn more hip hop music. We're providing the answers so you can learn from the quiz, but... h4. Don't cheat! If you haven't taken the What's Your Hip Hop History IQ quiz, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1. Hip Hop originated in: ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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    5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King

    5 Life Lessons From Dr. Martin Luther King
    There is probably no other American figure that epitomizes the qualities of leadership and self-sacrifice in the face of overwhelming odds more than Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As we celebrate his life on the day set aside to honor him, let’s look back at some of the most important events in his life. From them, there are plenty of lessons ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Do Heels Belong at Work?

    Do Heels Belong at Work?
    Blog post originally appeared on savetheassistants.com. The British Trade Union Conference has suggested that stiletto heels should be banned at workplaces in the United Kingdom. While I’m not more on Team Ballet Flat than Team Stiletto, I’m not usually interested in creating office dress codes. This one, though, is kind of interesting - the proposal isn’t about telling women how to ...
    Published almost 10 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Don't Worry, Be Happy: Is Anxiety Genetic?

    Don't Worry, Be Happy: Is Anxiety Genetic?
    It’s 7 a.m. on Saturday morning and your phone starts ringing. Who could it be but your mom stressing about the latest doomsday email forward in her inbox? You roll your eyes and thank the good heavens you’re not a worrywart like your mother … until three days later when you find yourself losing sleep over what you’d do if that ...
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    Everyday Objects That Have Gone Extinct Since 2000

    Everyday Objects That Have Gone Extinct Since 2000
    New York Magazine has put together a list of everyday objects that have gone extinct since 2000, and you won't believe what's on it. Check it out: 1. Answering machines 2. Lickable stamps 3. Foldable road maps 4. Cathode ray tube TVs 5. Incandescent light bulbs 6. Paying for pornography 7. Smoking in bars 8. Fax machines 9. Hydrox cookies 10. ...
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    7 Ways to Make Your Turkey Delicious

    Make your turkey the most delicious ever this year! When we say turkey, do you think stringy, dry white meat that makes you want to hurl? Well, we hear you. And we're here to change that. We've asked are chef friends, read through all our resources, and scanned the web for the best and latest in turkey tips to bring ...
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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 almost 10 years ago | Rate This
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    Answers to the "How Good Be You're Grammer?" Quiz

    Answers to the "How Good Be You're Grammer?" Quiz
    These are the answers to the "How Good Be You're Grammer?" Quiz. If you haven't taken it yet, don't cheat! Click here to take the "How Good Be You're Grammer?" quiz. Quiz!
    Published almost 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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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 almost 11 years ago | Rated: +2
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    The Summer's Top 10 Fitness Holidays

    The Summer's Top 10 Fitness Holidays
    LONDON, June 8, 2010 - Improving your fitness during a holiday may seem quite the opposite of a relaxing break, but getting away from the daily grind and doing some energetic and revitalizing exercise can be the perfect re-charge. It's all about using your free time away to allow you to indulge in the things you can't always fit into your ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +3
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