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Tired & Uninspired at Work? Try This Quick Life Hack

Picture this. You have been sitting for what seems like an eternity, trying to come up with a good idea or a clever line. But inspiration continues to elude you, and a fifth cup of coffee does not hel…

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How Long Should You be Sitting Every Day?

Now here is news to make you sit up — or rather stand up — and take note. Dr. Dylan Thompson, senior lecturer at the University of Bath, says you should aim to sit for less than 60 percent of your …

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5 Terrific Ways to Tame a Hectic Workday

Three quarters of Americans list workplace stress as one of the major sources of stress in their lives. According to the American Institute of Stress, "Numerous studies show that job stress is far and…

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Study Shows That Your Daily Commute Can Make You Unhappy

How long does it take you to reach your workplace? And how much does that commute time affect your happiness levels? Surprisingly, this daily activity can have a major impact on your joyfulness quo…

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The Best and Worst Times to do Everything

Don't schedule a surgery on a Friday:  A startling research study published in the British Medical Journal shows that those who get operated upon on a Friday are 44% more likely to die than if they go…

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5 Reasons You Should Leave Your Desk To Eat Lunch

Does lunch time slide by in a haze of absent-minded munching? Do you eat while working at your desk? Don't! Here are some strong reasons to give lunch time the respect and time it deserves. If you uti…

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Is Working From Home More Productive?

Letting people work from home saves a lot of energy and keeps people off the roads. However, many still call it "shirking from home" and are not convinced that people who do it are as effective or p…

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Reclaiming the Feminine in the Workplace

I was recently asked to sit on a panel as a leader in women’s business, and it got me thinking about the feminine way I approach my businesses. As the founder of Owning Pink and now the director of th…

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11 Basics to Understanding Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is the ultimate player. First you see it, then you don’t. If you are confused about MS, you are far from alone. First, what it is not: multiple sclerosis is not the same as muscu…

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