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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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    25 Things a Professional Woman Should Never Wear

    We hate to admit it, because we personally feel that clothes shouldn't matter. In a perfect world, a person would be judged at their workplace based solely on the caliber of their work. Unfortunately, that's not how the world works. How you choose to dress each morning *reflects how you feel about your job* – that you take your position seriously, ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +9
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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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    New Year, New Career?

    New Year, New Career?
    There’s nothing like a New Year to inspire you to take action and make a change! Like going for a new job… or even a new career. One that allows you to do what you love while giving you lots of personal freedom, professional satisfaction… and lots of money, too! So… if you’ve been thinking about finally breaking free of your ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Top 5 Favorite Office Snacks

    Top 5 Favorite Office Snacks
    It's 3 p.m. and your tummy is rumbling... don't reach for that Snickers bar, which will fill you up for about 5 minutes until you're hungry again. We show you our top 5 favorite office snacks that keep you going until dinner and keep you healthy, too. Your body will thank you! #5: Nuts Cashews, peanuts, pine nuts, macadamias... anything will ...
    Published almost 10 years ago | Rated: +5
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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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    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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    Answers to the Red Cross IQ Quiz

    Answers to the Red Cross IQ Quiz
    AdminSecret created the What's Your Red Cross IQ quiz to help you learn more about this humanitarian organization. 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 Red Cross IQ quiz, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) Who founded the Red Cross? ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    AdminSecret's Discussion Forums
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    Published over 10 years ago | Rate This
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    Bake Cookies With ... a Waffle Iron?

    Bake Cookies With ... a Waffle Iron?
    If you're lucky enough to have a waffle iron around the office (or think it might be a good time to run out and get one), do we have news for you! Apparently you can make delicious cookies in just 90 seconds in a waffle iron. Not a whole batch, mind you, but if you're looking for a little pick-me up ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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    What Your Job-Related Dreams Could Be Telling You

    What Your Job-Related Dreams Could Be Telling You
    If you've ever had dreams -- or even nightmares -- about your job, you're not alone. In a 2003 survey of 1,000 adults conducted by British bank NatWest, 80 percent of women and 60 percent of men said they dream about work. Moreover, 65 percent of women and 43 percent of men reported waking up in a cold sweat, worried about ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Answers to the Nutrition IQ Quiz

    Answers to the Nutrition IQ Quiz
    AdminSecret created the Nutrition IQ quiz to test how much you know about eating right. 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 Nutrition IQ quiz yet, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) Skipping meals — a great ...
    Published almost 10 years ago | Rated: +3
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    Answers to the Name That Font Quiz

    Answers to the Name That Font Quiz
    AdminSecret created the Name That Font quiz to test how much you know about fonts. 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 Name That Font quiz yet, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) Arial 2) Comic Sans ...
    Published almost 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 over 8 years ago | Rated: +9
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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 over 9 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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    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.). ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rate This
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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 ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rate This
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    Answers to the U.S. Women's History IQ Quiz

    Answers to the U.S. Women's History IQ Quiz
    In honor of Women's History Month, AdminSecret wanted to test your U.S. Women's History IQ knowledge. 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 U.S. Women's History IQ quiz, go take it first. See answers on the next page... [page] 1) In 1848, The U.S. Women’s Rights ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rate This
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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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