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How to cope with regret

Feeling regret is one of the most common experiences that we all share. We become familiar with it from a very young age, and it’s usually tied to other events such as missing out on something that matters to us. Regret is usually talked about as a negative term but it can lead to a lot of positives. By feeling …

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How to develop new skills (and stick to them)

Life is a journey full of opportunities for learning. However, as most of us know, learning and self-development become a lot harder as we grow up. Our lives get busier, we have different priorities and maybe even kids of our own. Finding the time to pick up a new skill or hobby can seem difficult. But it doesn’t have to …

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Quiz-Can you guess the secret to happiness?

A  75 year old Harvard study tracked 456 poor people and 268 graduates for over 75 years, to determine what made them happy.  Take the quiz and see if you can guess which is the right answer!   Tip, after you know the answer, you can search on that topic in the upper right under “Site Search” and explore some …

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Speed Up Your Breakfast Preparation with These Tips

Nutritionists and health professionals say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day. What they do not tell us is how to make breakfast faster as morning routines are usually so busy. Preparing to go to work, packing, getting the children ready for school can all be quite hectic. However, there are speedy hacks for your breakfast and …

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Tips for Language Translation

Why Translate? If you’re reading this article, you probably have a need to translate one language to another, or to multiple languages. There are many reasons to consider translation work, as follows: Compliance – Your organization could be subject to laws or regulatory requirements to translate certain types of materials. This could include new EU requirements, medical industry, as well …

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How To Choose The Ideal Business Coach

Business coaching is only effective if you have the right coach. That is why it is so important to choose your coach carefully. Some are definitely better than others. Below, I have compiled some of my best advice on how to find the ideal business coach: 1. Choose a coach with a proven track record of success. Think about what …

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Why to Get a Calming Blanket

A calming blanket may be just the thing you or your children need. You probably know how nice it feels on a cold winter day when you have several heavy blankets on you. It has a very calming, reassuring feel to it. The problem is however, it’s often not cold enough for that many blankets. Also, heavy blankets can be …

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Child Safety with Mobile Phones

If you’re a parent, you probably worry what the risks are to your child having their own mobile phone. You likely have thought about the pros and cons, realizing there are solid benefits, but also carries risk. How can you be a responsible, informed parent that prioritizes on safety? Certainly, you will lay down grounds rules for your child, but …

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What are the rules for a happy life?

Most of us probably wish they had been offered a class in high school on the rules to have a happy life. Sadly, there is usually no such thing. You finish high school, perhaps college, and then are launched into the world to start your “real life” and pursue your happiness. What then? Get the great job, house, car, wife, …