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Use Your Email's Out-Of-Office Reply When You Are Swamped

One of the best pieces of advice in terms of not getting distracted by email is to only check your email at certain times.
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You Can Help The Post Office With Operation Santa

Giving a gift is just as exciting as receiving one. Once again, you can help out Santa by "adopting" a letter to St. Nick and sending the child a toy, a new coat, or whatever else is on their Christmas list. Operation Santa is a program of the U.S. Postal Service that continues to evolve. When kids...
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Turn A Windowless Work Space Into A Place You'd Want To Work

We'd all like to have a work space with a window to view the outside world. Unfortunately, not everyone can have access to a window, which can be a drag. So here are some tips to make a windowless work space feel bigger and brighter. Light the room strategically. Avoid using one central light...
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Four Easy Ways To Clean Your Microwave

One of the most dreaded cleaning jobs in the kitchen is tackling whatever exploded, popped and boiled over in the microwave. While it may be easier to just keep the microwave door closed to hide the mess, there are some pretty easy ways to clean those tough food spills, splats and oozes! The most...
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Women Work Better In Rooms With Warmer Temperatures Than Men

Breaking the glass ceiling may be as simple as raising the room temperature of the office, according to a new study. It found that women think better at higher room temperatures, while men perform better when it is colder. The study found women correctly answered mental math questions and word...
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Schools Using 'Baby Shark' To Teach CPR

"Baby Shark doo doo doo doo doo doo." The catchy, and some would say annoying, song that has young kids making hand and arm movements of "Daddy Shark" eerily similar to the Gator Chomp has recently found another use and this one could save a life. Many schools have been teaching children CPR and...
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How To Look More Awake

Doctors and health professionals all speak of the important ace of getting enough sleep, but let's be honest, when was the last time you actually got eight hours of uninterrupted sleep. The kind of sleep that makes you feel refreshed when you wake up. While you may not feel 100% rested, you can...
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Netflix To Raise Monthly Subscription Rates On All Plans

Get ready to pay more for Netflix. The online video streaming service announced that it is raising prices for all users in the next few months. Customers who enjoy the $8 basic plan will now be charged $9 a month, the standard two-screen option goes to $13 a month and the four screen premium with...
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Why Some Regret The Office Christmas Party

The office Christmas party is a time when you can let you hair down and have some fun. But it appears a lot of people would rather skip the annual soiree. A 2018 study found 40% of employees who attend an office party will witness some piece of office drama unfold, and 37% will see some sort of...
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Christmas Shipping Deadlines

Holiday shopping is moving along at a swift pace simply because, it has to, as we enter the month of December. If you want all of your holiday gifts to arrive on time this year, you'd better finish your gift shopping soon. Don't be fooled into thinking you've got a lot f time left to drop those...
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