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4 Tips for Career Satisfaction at 50+

Posted by on Aug 14, 2014

It can be a scary fact, but 31% of people at 50 or over, are finding themselves out of a job. At a time when people think they should be finding smooth-sailing, the water becomes a...

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Motivation

Re-Motivate Yourself In 3 Steps (and Stay That Way)

Posted by on Aug 25, 2014

Have you lost the zest? Has your original fire dulled to a single ember? It happens. Motivation is the machine that powers your thoughts, words, and actions. Starting a new job,...

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Health & Well-Being

The Salon: Courage to be Your Whole Self

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014

With the passing of Robbin Williams, I can’t help but wonder if he ever had the chance to be his whole self. Did he have a hunger to be recognized for more than his comic...

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Family & Relationships

7 Key School Supplies To Have At Home

Posted by on Aug 13, 2014

By Erin D’Addio It’s that time of year again….back to school! It is a very busy time of year, and there are lots of purchases that happen between August and...

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4 Tips for Career Satisfaction at 50+

4 Tips for Career Satisfaction at 50+

Aug 14, 2014

It can be a scary fact, but 31% of people at 50 or over, are finding themselves out of a job. At a time when people think they should be finding smooth-sailing, the water becomes a little choppy. Here are four, clear, expert tips on how to survive and thrive in the workforce at 50. The Today Show’s series, “This is 50,” featured Cali Yost of...

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