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What You Need To Know Raising Chickens In Your Backyard

Over the past few weeks, hatcheries have seen an increase in the number of people looking for backyard chickens. But before you add a chicken coop to your backyard garden, take note of these helpful tips.
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The Secret In Getting A Pay Raise

One of the biggest challenges in your career is getting the pay you deserve. It also is one of the most difficult and stressful conversations to have with the boss. According to a financial expert, if you're stuck in a rut in your current role and in need of some more money, should grit their teeth...
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Parents List Most Important Hacks

There is no instruction manual for being a parent but thankfully there is a lot of advice. According to a recent survey of 2,000 parents number one on the list is knowing the secret to getting children to eat their vegetables. How to stop a supermarket tantrum, understanding what emojis mean and...
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Make Sure Your Not Backfiring With Your Body Language

You wouldn't think your body language is keeping you from a promotion or bonus but body language experts say those nonverbal cues are sabotaging your success! Experts say we’re often completely unaware of a whole host of body language faux pas we’re committing in the workplace. So it's time to...
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Beware Of The Lifestyle Creep

Getting a raise or landing a new job that pay more than your old one can be an exciting experience. While you'll have more disposable income and more financial stability, it is important for you avoid the lifestyle creep, where what used to be luxuries are now necessities. There’s nothing wrong...
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The Four Steps In Asking For A Raise

Let's face it, you need to earn more money! You haven't received a raise in a while or even a one-time bonus, you may take it upon yourself to ask for a rise. However simply asking for more money is not the way to approach a raise request. There’s formula to follow and experts say if you do this,...
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Want To Make More Money? Use This Joke

You've finally worked up the courage to ask your boss for a raise and while negotiating for more money can be tricky and confrontational, a joke or two may be needed to break the tension. But there is one joke you must include as part of your strategy. A study suggested that when workers joked...
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Prices Are Going Up At The Gas Pump

As spring and summer get closer, oil refineries prepare to change their formula, which means the price of gas is expected to go higher over the next few weeks. GasBuddy says the average price has risen five cents to $2.31 across the country and will continued to grow over the next four to six weeks...
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Is This The Last Moment Of The North Central Florida YMCA?

The Gainesville community is being asked to help keep the North Central Florida YMCA open as time is running out for the cash-strapped organization to avoid going out of business. The Y needs to raise $1.5 million to pay off its debt and keep the doors open. So far the community has raised about $...
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Tips To Bolster Your Chances Of A Promotion At The Office Christmas Party

So the company Christmas party is coming up and while it's a festive celebration, it's about business and it never hurts to take advantage of the opportunity to move up the ladder. Always a good rule of thumb is to resist the temptation to imbibe too many drinks. Although he line between work and...
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