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    6 Ways Finding a Dream Job Is Like Finding Your Soul Mate

    6 Ways Finding a Dream Job Is Like Finding Your Soul Mate
    The idea of what makes a dream job changes over time, as does what a person looks for in their soul mate. In the past, one simply wanted steady work to provide food and shelter for his or her family. People also didn't live as long, and as a result didn't have the flexibility to date a wide variety of people ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rate This
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    11 Smart Money Moves to Make Now

    11 Smart Money Moves to Make Now
    This week as I enter a new decade in my life, I reflected on my twenties in terms of what I did right and where I left room for improvement when it came to money management. I have a few tips for you twenty-somethings. Live like a cheap college student as long as you can. When you graduate from college and ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +3
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    The Best Email Greetings and Sign-offs

    The Best Email Greetings and Sign-offs
    On an infamous episode of Sex and the City, Samantha receives a present from her boyfriend, accompanied by a card signed, “Best, Richard.” Despite the kind gesture of the gift, she’s incensed at what she perceives to be a flippant and impersonal salutation. “Ugh,” says Miranda. “‘Best’ is the worst.” Gulp. That’s how I’ve signed my emails for years. I thought ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: -1
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    14 Ways to Be More Active

    14 Ways to Be More Active
    We all know we need to exercise more – our lifestyles are way too sedentary compared to that of the previous generations. It's not all our fault. The days of the 9 to 5 job are long over and despite huge advances in technology, our lives seem to be a lot busier compared than that of previous generations. Even when I ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +2
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    Judges Decide If Teens May Abort

    Judges Decide If Teens May Abort
    Jul. 21- When the red drapes cover the windows of the locked Franklin County courtroom, it's a sure sign a pregnant teen is inside seeking permission for an abortion. Her parents might never know. Since 1986, judges in Franklin County Domestic Relations Court have been permitted to bypass parental consent for an abortion for a girl younger than 18. The U.S. ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rate This
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    5 Spring Activities that Won't Hurt Your Wallet

    5 Spring Activities that Won't Hurt Your Wallet
    As spring approaches, people want to be able to do fun and leisurely activities that do not cost them a lot of money. With the changing of the weather and people finding themselves outside more, it is important to find things for people to do with their family and friends that they can afford in such a tough economy. Go for ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rated: +5
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    10 Stupidest Fall Fashions

    Wear these styles at your own risk I love fall. The beginning of crisp weather, Halloween, and — finally! — the end of wedding season. But my favorite thing about fall is the return of cool-weather attire. Scarves, coats, and boots — call me conservative (or insecure), but I'll take them over bikinis and sundresses any day. This year, we've ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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    How to Feel Great Every Day for the Rest of Your Life

    How to Feel Great Every Day for the Rest of Your Life
    In this article, I’m going to reveal to you how to feel great every day for the rest of your life. This is a semi-long article but of course worth reading. You might print it out and read it. That might sound too good to be true so stick with me here. By the end of this article, you’ll completely understand ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Career vs. Paycheck: It Affects Your Happiness

    Career vs. Paycheck: It Affects Your Happiness
    Working Mother asked working moms what they think about their lives, their spouse’s role in the family and all the rest. Our biggest surprise was finding out that how you think about work colors everything. If you consider your job a career then you seem to be happier with life as a whole. If you see it as a paycheck only, ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Radiation Levels and Their Effects on People

    If you're at all like me, while watching the nuclear crisis unfold at Fukushima, you've been really confused by the reports of levels of radiation released at the plants, and at various locations nearby. One report, for instance, says that "radiation levels near the stricken plant on the northeast coast reached as high as 400 millisieverts (mSv) an hour." But what ...
    Published about 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Do Your Own Taxes or Hire a Pro?

    Do Your Own Taxes or Hire a Pro?
    There's no avoiding it now. You're getting the evil eye from that shopworn shoebox labeled "Tax," and it's stuffed to the gills with business-expense receipts, Form 1099s and undecipherable notes to yourself. But before you dive into the nitty-gritty, force yourself to address the big question: What's the best way for the self-employed to prepare their tax returns? Let us make ...
    Published about 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Managing Fear in a Down Economy

    Managing Fear in a Down Economy
    You feel it. I feel it. In this economy, it’s hard to ignore those sneaking feelings of doubt and fear that creep into our everyday lives. Will I be able to keep my job? Is my retirement account big enough? Are my savings slowly disappearing? These questions are valid and obviously should be addressed if you feel REAL concerns and have ...
    Published about 10 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Women Pay More Under Current Health Insurance

    Women Pay More Under Current Health Insurance
    Women of child-bearing age routinely pay more for health care because they're women. If they're pregnant, they can be legally denied coverage. Women face other problems in today's insurance market: They tend to need more preventive care and therefore are subject to more co-pays and deductibles, and single heads of households are often women, meaning they're responsible for the family's health ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    You Say Recession, I Say Opportunity

    You Say Recession, I Say Opportunity
    Economic woes have many of us wondering how much further our house values will plunge, how low the stock market will dive, and how high gas and food prices will continue to soar. Yet there is an optimistic refrain spiraling around—maybe this financial comeuppance will teach Americans a valuable lesson about living healthier, smarter, and within our means. Americans live fast—we ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rated: +16
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    In Recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    In Recognition of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month
    Through the hype and overwhelming media presence about the looming election, you may have noticed the pink-colored promotions invading your favorite retailers, the Internet, perhaps even your pet food. Moving in alongside the debates, the news headlines and the black-and-orange is an October of richly hued pink, in celebration of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. A message from NBCAM.org: “Twenty-three years ...
    Published over 10 years ago | Rated: +5
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    10 Sneaky Ways Restaurant Menus Lie to You

    Get your diners right where you want them! What do anchors, bacon, and grandmothers have in common? They're all tactics used to make menus more enticing to diners, of course! The bottom line is the bottom line: Restaurants want you to buy food. And before you decide what you're going to order, you've got one big advertisement in your hands– ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rated: +1
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    Combat Stress with a Good Night's Sleep

    Combat Stress with a Good Night's Sleep
    Americans are a bit overscheduled. Our work days are getting longer. Our family responsibilities are increasing. And 24/7 technology keep us up watching TV, answering calls, checking emails, and responding to text messages well into the night. With all that's going on in our lives, there's not much time for anything else - and that includes sleep. According to the latest ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rate This
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    Is Part-Time Work Worse for Work-Life Balance?

    Is Part-Time Work Worse for Work-Life Balance?
    Almost every working mom I know who works full-time has told me that she would love to do her job but on a part-time basis. And according to a survey that came out last year, "nearly 80% of women want to work part-time":http://pewresearch.org/pubs/536/working-women. Part-time work seems to be an ideal, most coveted arrangement for working moms - one that would allow ...
    Published almost 11 years ago | Rated: +5
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    Would you ever read your partner's personal email?

    Would you ever read your partner's personal email?
    Ahh, the Gosselins. We're sick of hearing about them too, but a recent story got us thinking about people's attitudes toward email privacy — especially when it comes to their significant other. The reality tv stars reacted yesterday to allegations that Jon Gosselin had hacked into estranged-wife Kate's emails, phone records and online bank accounts. Kate is said to be outraged. ...
    Published over 9 years ago | Rate This
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    Power Struggle: Why Women Compete

    Power Struggle: Why Women Compete
    Recently, columnist Meghan McCain wrote an essay on how the Republican Party was failing to attract young people. How did conservative talk show host Laura Ingraham respond? By sarcastically deriding her as “plus-sized.” Ouch. And these are two women who are supposed to be on the same side! We’re taught that women should stand together in solidarity, so it was more ...
    Published over 8 years ago | Rated: +1
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