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3 Career-Boosting Things to Say When Your Idea’s Shot Down

3 Career-Boosting Things to Say When Your Idea’s Shot Down

Your idea (you know, the one that you were convinced was genius) was just shot down by your boss, and you feel like you...

5 Quick Tips That’ll Help You Get Better at Taking Risks

5 Quick Tips That’ll Help You Get Better at Taking Risks

Early on in my advertising career, I was considering taking a marketing role at a major food brand. But, as...

Ask an Honest HR Professional: How Can I Prove My Value Without Bragging?

Ask an Honest HR Professional: How Can I Prove My Value Without Bragging?

Dear HR Professional, In the office, I'm highly focused on my priorities and managing my time—rather than tooting my own...

10 Podcasts You Should Listen to if You’re Into Nonprofit Work

10 Podcasts You Should Listen to if You’re Into Nonprofit Work

If you find that you don’t have as much time as you’d like to keep up with the latest nonprofit...

The Answer to: “Is it Nuts to Quit My Job Without a Back-up Plan?”

The Answer to: “Is it Nuts to Quit My Job Without a Back-up Plan?”

Quitting your job isn’t something you just do on a whim. Especially if you don’t have anything else lined up. That’s...

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How to live like a Local in Amsterdam

How to live like a Local in Amsterdam

In 2014, Lonely Planet Local Claire Bissell jumped on a plane to Amsterdam to be with her partner. She bought a bike,...

Essential Petra: how to make the most of a one-day visit

Essential Petra: how to make the most of a one-day visit

With its wind-whittled landscape, honeycomb tombs and silent canyons blessed by forgotten gods, the ancient city of Petra embraces human...

Ten must-see castles in Ireland

Ten must-see castles in Ireland

Castles – whether ruined, regal or otherwise – are a feature of the Irish landscape. Successive waves of arrivals built...

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3 Career-Boosting Things to Say When Your Idea’s Shot Down

3 Career-Boosting Things to Say When Your Idea’s Shot Down

Your idea (you know, the one that you were convinced was genius) was just shot down by your boss, and you feel like you...

5 Quick Tips That’ll Help You Get Better at Taking Risks

5 Quick Tips That’ll Help You Get Better at Taking Risks

Early on in my advertising career, I was considering taking a marketing role at a major food brand. But, as...

Ask an Honest HR Professional: How Can I Prove My Value Without Bragging?

Ask an Honest HR Professional: How Can I Prove My Value Without Bragging?

Dear HR Professional, In the office, I'm highly focused on my priorities and managing my time—rather than tooting my own...

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  • 4 Steps to Achieve Proper pH Balance

    Most of us never consider the acid/alkaline balance of our blood, but a proper pH is a crucial aspect to overall health. Many doctors stress the importance of reducing acidity...

  • What Sugar Does to Your Brain

    Dextrose. Fructose. Lactose. Maltose. Glucose. A sugar by any other name is still sugar. In fact, there are more than 50 different names for it. But is sugar bad for you?...

  • How to Follow a Low-Sodium Diet Plan

    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Americans get 71 percent of their daily sodium from processed and restaurant foods, and only a small amount of the sodium we...

  • How to Lose Water Weight the Right Way

    Water is crucial to health and accounts for a pretty big chunk of your body composition. In fact, the human body is made up of between 55 percent to 75...