Traci Williams

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Stop Accumulating Stuff And Start Accumulating Experiences

Could you spend a month and have bought nothing physical by the end of it?<p>The most important question you’ll ever ask yourself–even more important than “sneakers or shoes?”, “what’s for dinner tonight?”, or “should I stay or should I go?”–is the same one Aristotle asked about two and half thousand …

30 Brilliant Test Answers From Smartass Kids

When a child’s answer to a question on a quiz or test is incorrect but clever, should they get credit for it? Here are 30 clever test answers that …

Everything You Need To Know About Migraines (In Under 4 Minutes!)

A viral video on migraine knows your pain.<p>SciShow's primer on the condition delivers a brisk lesson on the biology behind migraine and how to treat it.<p>From symptoms to hereditary factors to potential root causes, "Migraines: Not Just Another Headache" will get it in your head just how debilitating …

12+ Tips and Tricks to Work Faster in Microsoft Outlook

Love it or hate it, Microsoft Outlook is still the de facto email client at many offices. It's been a while since we took a look at good old Outlook, …

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The 10 Best Treadmills On The Market Right Now

It's not too late to start a fitness goal, either. But you'll need the right equipment depending on whether you're a serious runner or just interested in general wellness.<p>We turned to the experts at FindTheBest to help us narrow down the 10 best treadmills you can buy.<p>FindTheBest ranked the …

18 Secrets To Being Undeniably Attractive

1. Attractiveness has almost nothing to do with how you look physically, though your natural physical disposition does play a small role. It’s …

What Would It Be Like To Be Unafraid To Fall In Love?

Because “If happy ever after did exist, I would still be holding you like this.”<p>In my family, there’s an aspect about my love life (or lack, thereof) …

Here's A Complete List Of Black Friday Store Hours

For those shoppers planning to hit the stores over the holiday, we have compiled a complete list of opening times on Thanksgiving and Black Friday that have been announced to date.<p><b>Thanksgiving Day:</b><p>6 a.m.: Kmart<br>• 7 a.m.: Big Lots, Ace Hardware<br>• 8 a.m.: Family Dollar<br>• 9 a.m.: Old Navy<br>• 4 p.m.: Michael's<br>• 5 …

5 Ways to Be a Better Friend, No Matter How Busy You Are

My friends have been my support system, therapists, sounding boards, cheering team and sisters for life. I don't know what I would do without these women who have made my life immeasurably better.<p>Check out this excerpt from my book, <i>One Hot Mama: The Guide to Getting Your Mind and Body Back After</i> …

Gospel of selfishness pervades American Christianity

The philosophers of greed now use Christianity as their cover story<p>Anyone who has worked in the restaurant business will be happy to tell you that waiters always fight each other to avoid working Sunday lunch shift. Not because they want to sleep in, but because it’s a widespread belief that the …

10 Common Mistakes That Prevent You From Being Happy and Healthy Today, Backed by Science

I'm fascinated by the link between the way we live our daily lives and the health and happiness we enjoy.<p>There are choices that you make every day, some of which seem completely unrelated to your health and happiness, that dramatically impact the way you feel mentally and physically.<p>With that said, …

The 40 Must-Have Android Apps for the Power User

For the longest time, Android was an operating system that eschewed visual flair in favour of giving flexibility and power to the user, and since third party developers took their cues from the OS itself, their apps tended to be complex and unabashedly ugly.<p>Somewhere along the way, right around the …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

18 Super Chic No-Carve Pumpkins

If you love Halloween, but aren’t exactly into wielding a knife to carve out that jack-o’-lantern, you’re in luck. There are <i>tons</i> of great no-carve pumpkin decorating ideas out there. From using paint to stencils to cut paper, the ideas are almost endless. To get you in the Halloween spirit, we’ve …

Why The Brains Of Extroverts May Have An Edge In The Rough And Tumble Of Life

Much has been written about the comparative advantages of personality styles—most typically, extroversion versus introversion (and more recently, ambiversion).<p>While that plus and minus debate on personality keeps rolling along, neuroscience is delving deeper to find out what’s different about the …

Heavy burden: Obesity may be even deadlier than thought

Obesity kills far more Americans than we think it does, according to a controversial new study that suggests obesity accounts of about 18 percent of all deaths in the United States - three times previous estimates.<p>The research, published in the American Journal of Public Health, suggests the latest …

Facebook Use Predicts Decreases In Life Satisfaction

Here's a great reason to quit your smartphone Facebook app and spend some IRL time with your friends.<p>A small new study shows that Facebook use seems to predict <i>declines</i> in happiness. In other words, the more you use the pervasive social media tool, the more your life satisfaction drops.<p>"On the …

The 75-Year Study That Found The Secrets To A Fulfilling Life

Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy<p>What if there was a study dedicated to unearthing the secrets to a happy and purposeful life? It would have to be conducted over the course of many decades, following the lives of real people from childhood until old age, in …

5 Strategies That Will Turn Your Employees Into Leaders

My boss once told me that managers should always have an exit strategy. Because if (fingers crossed) you receive a promotion or new position, you’ll need to have a plan in place for your departure—including a solid suggestion for someone to fill your role. And that means you need to be preparing …

The Secret to Meaningful Relationships: Be Willing to Be Uncomfortable

Technology has not only changed the ways in which we communicate with each other but perhaps more importantly the degree to which we value each other. For many people, the primary form of communicating these days is via text. Short bits and bobs on life: nuts and bolts, quips and banter. When you …

Ignoring Failure, Rejection and Other Common Psychological 'Injuries' Can Damage Your Mental Health

We sustain common psychological injuries such as failure or rejection just as often as we do physical injuries such as cuts or scrapes. But while it's obvious to us that physical injuries can get worse if left untreated, that cuts can become infected, that colds can turn into pneumonia, we have no …

Are You a Workaholic?

As a 20-something literary agent, Lila was averaging 60 hours a week on the job, between the mornings spent poring over manuscripts as she brushed her teeth and rode the train, hours logged at her desk, lunch meetings, drinks meetings, dinner meetings... It had been months since she'd hung out with …

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SAFE Log In<p>SAFE+ Log In<p><b>What is SAFE?</b><br>SAFE (Secure Access for Everyone) is the single strong User ID and Password mechanism that protects company-wide web applications.<p><b>What is my SAFE User ID?</b><br>Your SAFE User ID is your Thomson Reuters Employee Number (without the "U"), or your Contractor Number.<p><b>What</b> …

Get Empowered to Change Your Life

If you are like most people, you are caught up in the responsibilities of daily life, and in the process, have a laundry list of things that you tell yourself that you "have to" do. The list probably includes basic chores like doing the laundry, going to work and walking the dog. It may also …

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