Amelia A.

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IKEA to Grow Renewable Portfolio with Fuel Cell System for Generating More Onsite Power at New Haven

<b>CONSHOHOCKEN, PA</b> – IKEA, the world’s leading home furnishings retailer, today announced plans to further the Swedish retailer’s renewable commitment …

10 Ways to Get (and Stay) Happy at Work

When I was a child, I loved going to the park and getting on the seesaw with a friend. I was so happy, without a care in the world. Many years later, …

Happiness

7 Benefits of Email Marketing That Every Blogger should Know

The Internet is a powerful medium that has connected the entire world. It has spread the wings so rapidly that everyone is a user of it. The Internet …

Marketing

10 WordPress tricks bloggers may not be aware of

Starting a blog has become a popular activity, and you need to definitely choose the CMS wisely. WordPress is the world’s most popular Content …

11 simple things that are proven to make your relationship better

We know the basic building blocks of a healthy relationship. We know that we should trust each other, be kind to one another, and be there for …

Ten Signs You're In The Right Job

Dear Liz,<p>My wife and I had dinner with her parents the other night and my father-in-law asked me “Still enjoying the job? Still learning?” I had to think about it before answering.<p>I do enjoy my job and I’m definitely still learning — I could spend years at my job and not know everything, because …

How to End up with a Career That You Never Wanted

It always starts with a good reason:<p><i>“Grad school’s a good fall back.”</i><p><i>“So I can have the optionality later…”</i><p><i>“It’ll get my parents off my back while I</i> …

Employment

They did the math: College is worth it

A new study provides a dramatic answer to the question nagging potential college students: Is college worth it?<p>The short answer is yes, according to …

High School

The 1 Thing I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Started My First Job (Written by a Millennial)

Nobody mentioned this in college.<p>In college, everybody made the "real world" seem like a distant planet.<p>Teachers stressed the importance of "professionalism." Department chairs stressed achievements and beefy resumés. Peers stressed over grades, tests, final exams, and grade point averages. …

Middle School

Goodbye nine to five, hello work-life balance

Employees want flexibility and freedom from outdated work practices. For this to happen, organisations must empathise with the individual behind the output<p>So many of our current working patterns are hugely outdated. The idea of “nine to five” was conceived during the industrial revolution, prior to …

Work-life Balance

Our new down payment tool shows just how brutal it is out there for home-buying millennials

What we are asking our young people to do in order to afford a home is cruel and unusual.<p>Buying a home in some cities now requires that you save frantically for as much as a decade or more. This is the message delivered by the new Globe and Mail Down Payment Tool, which was developed by my …