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If You Exercise but Sit a Lot, You’re Still Unhealthy

A typical day used to be spent doing physical labor, but that is no longer the case. The inactivity most of us experience as part of our daily career routine can increase our risk of dying. You may make time to go to the gym an hour or two a week, but if 40 other hours are spent sitting at a desk or sitting during your lunch break, you aren’t actually compensating for it while you’re at the…
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Why Communication Is Critical in the Workplace

Communication in the workplace is critical to success. Success for you as an individual and success for the company. Teams work so much better with clear, consistent communication. Your ability to communicate well directly impacts your success, your teams success, and…
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See Yourself as Equal to Everyone Else

Let me be honest with you: I was never a straight-A student. Sure I had good grades, but they certainly weren’t anything special. And, because of this, my self-esteem and confidence levels were lower than many of my high-achieving friends. However, I later discovered one…
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How to Start a Startup Fast: 5 Essential Steps

With the United States currently enjoying an unprecedented period of economic prosperity, millions of entrepreneurs are eagerly tugging at the leash to launch their own startup in the hopes that it will garner them millions. Starting a startup is easier said than done…
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The Savvy Employees Guide to Asking for a Raise

“I know that if I work harder, my boss will notice and give me a raise.” That’s what you tell yourself as you leave the office at 7 pm five days a week. But, will your boss notice? He might, but this will be a slow and painful process. Most companies won’t go out of…