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sleep1For many sleepers, the period before falling asleep is the most stressful of the day. The time can feel interminable, tossing and turning, trying to find the perfect position and failing to drift off into dreamland. For every second someone spends awake in bed, s/he loses hours of productivity the next day due to drowsiness. Being awake is hard enough — it isn’t fair that falling asleep should feel so impossible. Fortunately, it isn’t. There is a simple breathing trick that tricks the mind and body into falling asleep in less than a minute. Sleepers plagued by an inability to…

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According to a GSI Commerce survey in 2011, 45% of people in UK prefer to shop online while 64% of the people at least check the fashion retailer’s website before they make their buy. A survey from 2011 might not be very up-to-date, but based on later surveys the numbers are still similar. And what’s more, the fact that 45% of the people PREFER to shop online, doesn’t mean that they actually do that very often. But, according to a research from Voxburner, 28% of young people (think 16-24), buy majority of their clothes online from shops like Mainline Menswear,…

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webcastWebcasts can bring a lot of benefits to any business, big or small, but you cannot just turn on your video camera and start gabbing at the camera for three hours and expect to see any returns. You really need to put a lot of care into it, as you would with anything else you want to provide professionally. In this article, we will give you six great tips on how to knock that webcast right out of the park. Make sure that you actually create a plan for your webcast before you start anything.You cannot just wing a webcast…

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green-kermitDespite even the best intentions, our everyday behaviour can have serious, long-term effects on the environment. Especially at the office, where our days are filled with projects, emails, meetings and plastic-packaged takeaway lunches, potentially harmful habits can slip by unnoticed. However, environmental concerns are moving to the forefront of modern ethical issues, and it’s literally changing the way we do business. Not only is it becoming more important than ever to reduce our impact, it’s important for businesses to present an eco-friendly culture to attract conscientious consumers. I’m here to prove Kermit wrong: it is easy being green. Here are…

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emptynester2With the kids at college or out on their own, you can say goodbye to the days of shuffling them to school, play dates and after-school activities while squeezing in family time. Now you’re swimming in free time, and you barely know what to do with yourself. Chances are, you have a few friends who are empty nesters, too — and if not, it’s time to meet some. Try out some fun, relaxing activities with the other empty nesters in your neighborhood, and you’ll be a happier, more adjusted parent to grown-up kids. Establish a “Tea Time” In many parts…

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Before going through the whole top 10 list of most important modern discoveries, make a guess of which is #1. No it is not the iPhone but rather the #1 modern discovery as voted by the British public in a Science Museum poll is the X-ray! Now you may or may not agree with this but whatever the case is, the x-ray has done us a lot of good. The x-ray has vastly improved medical analysis as it enables professionals in the medicine field to examine us using x-ray machines which gives valuable information during check-up. The x-ray has also…

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Whether you’re talking to your co-workers in person or over the internet, one thing is clear: if somebody doesn’t know how to lead the meeting, then everybody will lose interest fairly quickly. If you’ve been assigned to take care of the conference, then you’re inevitably going to have to keep everybody awake enough to engage in the discussion. Tired of having people fall asleep on you while you’re still conducting a meeting? Fear not. In this article, we’ll give you some clever ways that you can keep people interested in what you and the other participants have to say. Start…

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Despite the fact that many people are starting to make the switch to more and more online platforms, clouds, and apps, the truth of the matter is some cyber security issues do exist. To be fair, there have always been security issues and there will always be security issues with any technology or system. However, when you cannot see the actual threat over the internet then you will be more than likely to see the effects of those threats and security lapses if you do not take the proper precautions in advance. Keep the following in mind before your meeting…

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degree – live where you want It wasn’t too long ago that the thought of getting your college degree online seemed like a bad idea. However, with each passing day, online degrees are becoming both more respected by employers and more common. In fact, it is estimated that more than six out of every seven traditional colleges and universities offer at least some of their classes online. Many schools also offer many accelerated online degree programs, like Gwynedd Mercy University in Pennsylvania. Before you write off the idea of attending school in cyberspace, here are four great reasons why you should get…

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Are you the kind of person who might reasonably be called a nerd? No shame. Nerds are usually very interesting people, specifically because they are interested in other things. And while your personal obsession might not be the kind of thing that makes you a hit at parties, there are certain applications in which knowledge can be put to use, and even monetized! We’re talking, of course, about novel investment types and betting markets, which today have a place in just about every interest you might love. The most obvious example is sporting events. No matter where you live in…

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