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Health

Studies Show That Sitting Down Is Definitely Killing You

Studies Show That Sitting Down Is Definitely Killing You

Just 50 years ago in 1960, over 50 percent of jobs held by Americans required at least moderate physical activity. But now, only 20 percent of jobs require any physical effort at all. The other 80 percent of working Americans are sitting at desks all day long. The switch from moderately active […]

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Business

Defining Your Site: 4 Tips For Maximizing Conversion

Defining Your Site: 4 Tips For Maximizing Conversion

When creating your small business website, it’s crucial to keep conversion in the forefront of your mind. Depending upon your business, a conversion can take on various forms. At its root, a conversion is any action a visitor takes to positively interact with your operations. It could be subscribing to […]

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Business

Networking Your Brand

Networking Your Brand

When trying to grow a new business, entrepreneurs often overlook the importance of company branding. They jump to outbound marketing and sales efforts without fully understanding their core identity. If this has happened to you, chances are your audience has sensed that something is missing. It’s time to go back to […]

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Health

Managing Sleep Apnea To Work Safer

Managing Sleep Apnea To Work Safer

Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that causes individuals to stop breathing for periods of 10 seconds or more, often hundreds of times per night. This interruption in breathing during sleep leads to insufficient levels of oxygen reaching the brain and other bodily systems, which creates problems ranging from headaches […]

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Business

Designing Your Small Business Site for Mobile

Designing Your Small Business Site for Mobile

You’ve decided to start a website for your business and now you’re considering design. While color schemes and fonts are important, the best web design improvement you can make to your site is to make it mobile-friendly. More and more customers are using their smartphones and tablets to access the […]

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Business

Before and After: Preparation and Follow-Up For A Networking Event

Before and After: Preparation and Follow-Up For A Networking Event

There’s a lot of talk these days about the importance of networking for finding jobs, clients and referrals. You’ll find a lot of information on the Internet about what to do at networking events — how to introduce yourself, how to size up the person you’re talking to, and so […]

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Travel

Traveling Abroad With Children Without Going Insane

Traveling Abroad With Children Without Going Insane

Traveling abroad is a great opportunity, but are you thinking twice about taking your children with you? It’s true that international travel with children can be more difficult (and sometimes aggravating) than traveling without them, but it can also be more rewarding to both you and your children. Traveling abroad […]

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Health

The Benefits Of Indoor Waterworks: Reducing Stress and Increasing Style

The Benefits Of Indoor Waterworks: Reducing Stress and Increasing Style

Imagine arriving for an appointment at an office building and, upon entering the lobby, instantly noticing something different about the place. It dawns on you gradually, as you first hear the sound of water flowing nearby. It grows louder as you walk closer to the source, and then after turning […]

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Technology

The Future Of Storage

The Future Of Storage

Forty years ago the computer “disk drive” was a cabinet the size of a washing machine. It contained a stack of disks about two feet in diameter. This device would hold five megabytes. Yes, five MEGA bytes! Nowadays, you can carry a credit card sized device that will hold a half a […]

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Business

5 Tips To Fix Your E-Commerce Site

5 Tips To Fix Your E-Commerce Site

The Internet makes it possible for you to sell your products to people all over the country without so much as leaving your office. At the same time, it’s just as easy for your competitors — no matter where they are — to do the same thing. You work hard […]

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