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Teens Less Likely To Cooperate If Requests Made In Controlling Tone

Teenage years are about the time when it becomes infinitely more difficult for parents to convince their kids to do just about anything. As teens begin to spread their wings, they tend to disregard mom’s or dad’s orders more often and if you speak in a particular tone, your teen is less likely to...
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How To Handle Your Neighbor's Barking Dog

Dogs have earned their title as man's best friend but there is the neighbor's dog, who seems to love to hear itself bark! It’s especially aggravating when your neighbor’s dog likes to bark all night long, or yap every time you go anywhere near their house. Fortunately, there are some things you can...
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Speak & Spell Returns To Store Shelves

While kids today grow up with smartphone, touch tablets and video streaming technology, children of the 80s had to settle for simpler devices, such as the Speak and Spell. The Texas Instruments toy was introduced in 1978 and it was a marvel of technology that taught many of us how to spell up to...
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Avoid Being Passed Over For A Work Promotion

Nothing can be more frustrating than being skipped over for a promotion at work! If you're a hard worker but always seem to be passed over for a promotion, there are reasons why, says one HR manager who points out mistakes we make without even realizing it. Your work ethic is your brand, meaning...
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