Living wisely in the modern world

self-confidence

Tips for improving self-confidence

Self-confidence will help you succeed in both your personal and professional lives. Increasing your self-confidence could lead to you getting your dream job, meeting the love of your life, and much more. The question is: How do you improve your self-confidence? This guide will show you how. Stop comparing yourself to others Comparison is the …

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How Cities Recover From Devastating Disasters

There have been many cities in the country that have been completely destroyed in the past due to disasters. Hurricane Katrina wiped out the city of New Orleans in 2005 causing thousands of deaths and people losing their homes.  There have been wildfires that have killed animals and people and ruined acres of land. No matter what …

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Four Ways to Save Energy in Your Home

Do you cringe when you receive your energy statement in the mail? No one likes to get an expensive bill. Here are four steps you can take to lower your energy consumption at home. 1. Check Your Windows Double-paned windows use a metal spacer between the two layers of glass. This metal piece is prone …

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How to Help Your Dog Relax

However much love you show your dog, you may find your pooch displaying signs of anxiety and stress. Unfortunately, they cannot tell you precisely why they are fearful or what you can do to help them. Luckily, there are a few ways to help calm them down. Here are a few top tips that can …

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Sexual assault and the #MeToo Movement

There has been a surge in recent years of women opening up about their experiences of sexual harassment and assault. Reports have ranged from taking to social media to list the different forms of harassment they have been subjected to—from catcalling when walking down the street to intimidation in the workplace—to making formal accusations of …

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Proper Care of Display Cases

Your display cases take a beating. They work in conditions that can wear away at their materials. They hold and transport heavy displays. They get covered in dust that is allowed to sit. But, the burden on these cases is lessened when shop owners perform the proper maintenance. Whether you have just purchased your first …

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The Five Most Common Business Mistakes

When running a business, there are so many different elements to balance at once that you might find yourself making lots of mistakes. While mistakes are a common part of business, often giving you an opportunity to learn, they can be rather costly in the long run. That is why this guide has been created …