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Eight steps to create a winning career growth plan for 2016

Where were you in your career this time last year? Does your answer describe the exact same place, position and salary you were in last year?<p>If so, it’s time for a career growth plan to transform your success and take control over your career.<p>There’s nothing wrong with taking your time to achieve a …

Why You Should Calibrate Your HDTV

For those easily satisfied, you’re probably a-okay with your high-def TV. After all, it sure looks a heck of a lot better than the standard-def tube …

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10 Tips to Draft a Killer Resume on Word

The design defaults in Word aren't doing you any favors. Here's how to craft a resume that truly stands out.<p>Gone are the days of Clippy and being offered some help with our resume. The design defaults in Microsoft Word aren't doing you any favors, and many common mistakes can be avoided. …

15 Porn Sites That Women Love Watching

A Cosmopolitan writer tells us where ladies go to get turned on.<p><i>Originally published on Cosmopolitan.com</i><p>Women can enjoy porn just as much as guys do. But it's shockingly hard for us to find good porn in which the woman is actually enjoying herself in a realistic way, and doesn't make us feel bad or …

Make Your Own Damn Pumpkin Spice Latte For $1

Ah, the pumpkin spice latte: the coveted treat, the sounding bell of the autumn season, and the progenitor of all fall-inspired snacks.<p>It also costs over $4, contains a whopping 380 calories and even the baristas don’t know what’s in it.<p>As BrokeAss Gourmet founder Gabi Moskowitz says, "it can add …

The seven skills you need to land your dream job

<i>This is an excerpt from</i> Sex and Your Job Search: A Guide to Scoring Your Dream Job <i>by talent acquisition specialist Dominic Bokich. Reprinted by arrangement with Smith Publicity Inc. Copyright © Dominic Bokich, 2013.</i><p>Before an interview it is a good idea to take a personal inventory of your …

To reach your goal make a mission statement for your life

Allison Rimm <i>is a strategic planning and management consultant, coach, and award-winning educator. She is the former senior vice-president for strategic planning and information management at Massachusetts General Hospital. She is the author of</i> The Joy of Strategy: A Business Plan for Life …

How we lost 155 pounds: 'I was never unhappy because I was fat; I was fat because I was unhappy'

<b>Steven and Lorna Poole</b><p><b>Both 53, Port Credit, Ont.</b><p><b>Pounds dropped:</b> 70 and 85<p><i>Married for more than 30 years, this couple embarked on a weight-loss journey together, losing a combined 155 pounds in five years – and wanted to share how they lost it as a team.</i><p><b>My turning point:</b><p><b>Lorna:</b> Moving to Calgary and, …

More men buying sex toys. So why does stigma still persist?

One comes packaged in an egg carton doodled by artist Keith Haring; another could be mistaken for an IKEA bauble; a third resembles a remote control for a gaming system. All are sex toys designed for men, and Canadian retailers are seeing brisk sales of all three. A far cry from "Bianca," the …

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The Day I Stopped Saying 'Hurry Up'

When you're living a distracted life, every minute must be accounted for. You feel like you must be checking something off the list, staring at a screen, or rushing off to the next destination. And no matter how many ways you divide your time and attention, no matter how many duties you try and …

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Six key skills leaders need

<i>This is an excerpt from</i> Compelling People <i>by John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut. Reprinted by arrangement with Hudson Street Press, a member of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, A Penguin Random House Company. Copyright © John Neffinger and Matthew Kohut., 2013.</i><p>When we consider how organizations select …