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Tips for Mastering E-mail Overload

by Stever Robbins<p>Being at or near the the top of your organization, everyone wants a piece of you. So they send you e-mail. It makes you feel …

Productivity

15 Favorite Interview Questions to Completely Disarm Job Candidates (In a Really Good Way)

We asked readers for their favorite interview questions -- and we weren't disappointed.<p>Maybe your favorite interview question is one of the most common interview questions. Maybe it's one of the most common behavioral interview questions. Or maybe you have a less conventional interview question you …

Employment

8 mind-expanding TED Talks to watch if you have 20 minutes to spare

Over the past several years, TED talks have brought insights from the most prominent academics, business leaders, and writers to the masses.<p>If you want to get some quick enlightenment, look no further than this list of some of the most thought-provoking and mind-expanding TED talks available.<p>From …

TED Talks

This mindfulness trick is super-effective at calming anxiety

People are saying the results are instant<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of …

Mindfulness

Think You Drink Too Much Coffee? Science Says You Should Probably Drink More, Not Less

It turns out there's a perfect amount of coffee to drink, and it's more than you think.<p>Do you start the day with a mug of coffee, followed by a second mug, and then a third around 3 pm to help you make it through the afternoon? And do you sometimes worry that you're consuming too much caffeine and …

Coffee

Ex pope Benedict says he is in the last phase of his life

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Former pope Benedict said in a letter published in an Italian newspaper on Wednesday that he is in the last phase of life and on a "pilgrimage towards home".<p>Benedict, who in February 2013 became the first pope in six centuries to resign, wrote a letter to the Corriere della …

Christianity

WALSH: 13 Words That Are Even More Offensive And Sexist Than 'Mankind'

At a recent town hall, Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau explained that the word "mankind" is not inclusive enough. "Peoplekind" is the …

Feminism

How A Conversation With My Husband Ended Our Marriage

I stood in the doorway to our family room after settling the kids in bed and said to my husband, “Have a minute?”<p>I was anxious, although I hadn’t …

Relationships

Pope tells priests to keep homilies brief: 'no more than 10 minutes!'

Vatican City, Feb 7, 2018 / 04:43 am (CNA/EWTN News).- On Wednesday Pope Francis touched on a topic close to home for both parish priests and people …

Christianity

Yes, People Who Hang Toilet Paper Rolls This Way Often Do Make More Money

Do you 'roll over' or 'roll under'? The answer could say a lot about your personality.<p>Research can reveal some interesting things about us. For example, psychopaths tend to love working for erratic, overbearing bosses. People with more friends tend to outlive those with fewer friends. Cussing can …

Psychology

6 natural ways to protect yourself from Alzheimer's disease - plus the foods you should eat

Reduce your risk of dementia with this brain-protecting plan from nutrition expert Dr Marilyn Glenville .<p>You don’t have to fork out for pricey brain …

Alzheimer's Disease

Pope Francis: Where Mary is, ‘the devil does not enter’

Vatican City, Jan 28, 2018 / 04:09 am (CNA/EWTN News).- At Mass in the Basilica of St. Mary Major Sunday, Pope Francis said that when we go through …

Catholicism

For Unto Us a Child Is Born…

<b>Nativity of our Lord – Monday, December 25th, 2017</b>One of my personal Advent and Christmas traditions each year has been to attend (or at least listen …

Christianity

Are Christmas trees heresy? One Bible passage has the answer

But, on the surface, it seems quite clear: Christmas trees are bad.<p>Jeremiah 10: 1-5<p>10 <i>Hear ye the word which the Lord speaketh unto you, O house of</i> …

Improve your computer skills

Learning how to use computers and acquiring basic internet skills is invaluable for accessing information and for keeping in touch with friends and …