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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 about 8 years ago | Rated: +71
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    10 Things I'd Love to Tell My Younger Self

    10 Things I'd Love to Tell My Younger Self
    I’ve learned some valuable things about life, love, and being female over the past half-century. Here is the advice I try to pass on to younger women in my life (family and friends) in the hope that it will save them some precious time: *1. You are at least 10 times prettier than you think you are.* That holds true no ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +39
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    The 20 Healthiest Foods for Under $1

    The 20 Healthiest Foods for Under $1
    Food prices are climbing, and some might be looking to fast foods and packaged foods for their cheap bites. But low cost doesn’t have to mean low quality. In fact, some of the most inexpensive things you can buy are the best things for you. At the grocery store, getting the most nutrition for the least amount of money means hanging ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +35
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    10 Essentials Every Woman Should Have in Her Closet

    How many times have you looked into your closet and thought, “I have nothing to wear.” If you hear yourself uttering this statement more often than not, you have a dysfunctional closet. It is probably missing several key pieces that allow you to easily transition from one outfit to the next. It’s time to stop the insanity and get a ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +35
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    10 Things You Should Never Say to a Lesbian

    10 Things You Should Never Say to a Lesbian
    10. "All lesbians just want to be men." No, we don’t. We are women who like to be with women. Who said anything about men? So guys have penises, so what? It’s not like I can’t walk six blocks and buy one of my own. Plus, I don’t have to worry about being too small or any other "sexual dysfunctions" of ...
    Published almost 7 years ago | Rated: +34
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    10 Things a Lady Should Never Do in Public

    10 Things a Lady Should Never Do in Public
    by Wendy Atterberry of TheFrisky Recently, the good people at AskMen.com revealed their list of the ìTop Ten Things Men Shouldnít Do In Public,î which included definite no-noís like picking their noses and peeing conspicuously, and debatable no-noís like crying (Come on, what if his dog just died? What if he just watched The Notebook for the first time?). Interestingly, they ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +32
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    Top 7 Ways to Dress Well on a Budget

    Top 7 Ways to Dress Well on a Budget
    Like to dress well but don't have deep pockets? If you arm yourself with a little information, you can "dress to the nines" without going in the red. Here's how: 1. Take an inventory of your closet and make a list of things you need. Buying from a list will keep you focused and curb impulse buying. 2. Buy the best ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +30
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    9 Ways to Wake Up Earlier

    Some of us are night owls. Others, early birds. Apparently, based on your chronotype, you will be more naturally alert earlier or later in the day. And your type may dictate when and for how long you sleep. But while a natural variance in sleep patterns is natural, it appears that the early bird is indeed the more coveted of ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +28
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    10 Worst Things to Say to Someone Who Just Got Laid Off

    Someone you know just lost their job. Yikes. You want to be supportive. You want to help them see the positive side of their misfortune. You want to buy them a drink. And you should! But please, tread carefully. The time directly following a layoff is a delicate one. Your friend will want your help, but they may not be ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +24
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    BREAKING: Obama Signs Wage Anti-Discrimination Law into Effect

    BREAKING: Obama Signs Wage Anti-Discrimination Law into Effect
    President Barack Obama signed his first piece of legislation Thursday morning, and it sent a big sign of support to labor and civil rights groups everywhere—this White House believes in equal pay for equal work. The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Restoration Act will make it easier for employees to sue for decades-old pay discrimination. The bill effectively ends a 2007 Supreme ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +24
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    Tame Your Gadgets Before They Take Over Your Life

    Tame Your Gadgets Before They Take Over Your Life
    Electronic communication! What did we ever do without it? Well, if you consider the research, the answer is a lot more than we’re doing now! Much like Pavlov’s dog (a classic psychological experiment) who was taught to salivate at the mere ringing of a bell, every time we humans hear a ding, beep, swoosh, vibration, or whatever obnoxious tone we decide ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +22
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    Work-Life Balance Stressing You Out? You Can Stop It!

    Work-Life Balance Stressing You Out? You Can Stop It!
    As a psychologist and author who specializes in stress management, I regularly work with high-achieving women, helping them understand and cope with the unique stressors in their lives. By far, one of the hottest topics for today’s high-achieving women is work-life balance. Recently, however, I’ve been hearing from more and more women who are struggling with the whole work/life balance thing ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +20
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    Dump Your Toxic Friends and Radioactive Relationships

    Dump Your Toxic Friends and Radioactive Relationships
    Are you tired of that certain friend dumping her toxic emotional waste on you? Do you ever notice how happy she is once she gets it all out and how lousy you feel afterward? She's usually ready to go have fun in a few minutes while you feel like a you just got hit by a truck. Do you realize attackers ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +18
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    10 Simple Things Women Want

    10 Simple Things Women Want
    Besides the meaning of life and the ingredients of hot dogs, many a man has questioned "what exactly do women want?" We're not playing coy here, we know we're complex creatures. And, true, we operate on a different wavelength than men. The best example of our gender difference comes from an article we read last year about why men cheat. The ...
    Published almost 8 years ago | Rated: +18
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    10 Ways to Make Your Interactions More Meaningful

    10 Ways to Make Your Interactions More Meaningful
    By Ali Hale for DumbLittleMan How many words do you speak during an average day? No, I am not talking about text messages, emails, or slang chatroom words, I am talking about words that actually come out of your mouth. The average figure is 16,000 words. Even then, much of what we say can be meaningless chit-chat, brisk, necessary exchanges or ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +18
  • +17

    5 Professional Wardrobe Do's (and 5 Don'ts!)

    5 Professional Wardrobe Do's (and 5 Don'ts!)
    Image is everything. This is particularly true for job hunters. During a job search we meet others on job interviews, in networking situations, and out in the community. How we present ourselves will largely impact the first impression we make with them. "We have approximately seven seconds in which we can make a good first impression," says wardrobe stylist and freelance ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +17
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    22 Affordable Ways to De-Stress

    Whether you’re an ad executive who's busy negotiating and closing deals all day, or a paralegal helping your firm prepare for a huge case, your professional responsibilities can be overwhelming and stressful. Learning how to manage stress and channel it through positive means is vital, not just for a successful career, but for your happiness and well-being too. If you ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +17
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    Dating a Coworker: Can It Work for You?

    As many red flags as the office romance waves, it actually can make a lot of sense. Spending a good chunk of our waking hours around the same people naturally allows us to get to know them better and become more comfortable talking, joking, laughing — maybe even flirting. But when you date someone in your office, it can become ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +17
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    Protect Yourself: Prevent the 3 Phases of a Physical Attack

    Protect Yourself: Prevent the 3 Phases of a Physical Attack
    When we see crime stories on the news or hear about a physical attack of someone we know, we usually just focus on one phase — the attack itself. There are, however, always three phases to each attack, whether the violation is verbal, mental, emotional or physical. It is important to know that the majority of attacks can be avoided ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +17
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    8 Ways to Bring Back Good Manners

    8 Ways to Bring Back Good Manners
    As I crammed myself onto a crowded train this morning, I noticed there was a very pregnant woman standing near me, jammed in tightly and hanging on for dear life. I looked at the passengers sitting in the seats that are supposed to be surrendered to the elderly, physically challenged, and other people who need to sit, and all of them ...
    Published almost 9 years ago | Rated: +17
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