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How Millennials Can Improve Their English Writing Skills

A quick glance at social media and the comments sections of blogs, news websites and YouTube would have one conclude that the new generation is comprised of a bunch of illiterate people. From "should of" to the incorrect usage of "you're" and "your," millennials' spelling, grammar and overall writing skills seem to have diminished in the past several years. Indeed, there could be various...

How to Make the Most of your Commute

How to Make the Most of your Commute

Many people commute to work on trains, buses, subways or personal cars. If not managed properly, commuting can be a very stressful and frustrating experience. However, there are several ways you can make your commute more productive and enjoyable: 1. Learn to relax When commuting, many people experience tension in their bodies during their commute. This is usually in the feet, legs, back, neck...

How to Enhance Your Business Using Customer Feedback

How to Enhance Your Business Using Customer Feedback

You devoted a lot of time, energy and money into building your business. And even if your business gets off on a good foot, continuing this success requires work. Be honest, how many times have you seen a business take off and earn a lot of money in its early years, only to experience a downfall a few years later. No company is invincible to shutdowns. Therefore, it's important that you're...

How to Exercise Patience

How to Exercise Patience

Almost everyone has been impatient at one time or another. Not being able to control our patience can have detrimental effects on us as well as others. Impatience causes increased stress, which can lead to health problems such as high blood pressure, migraine and heart conditions. In addition, it can have a negative impact on our productivity, as well as relationships at the workplace and at...

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How to Boost Your Performance and Confidence

How to Boost Your Performance and Confidence

The way you treat your body has profound effects on the way you feel and perform in your daily life. If you eat junk, you're going to feel like junk. People who are overweight often stay overweight because while they may up their exercise, they aren't changing their diet--so they're stuck in an endless loop of weight gain and malnutrition but they don't know why. Boosting your performance will...

How to Prevent Yourself From Being Bullied in the Workplace

How to Prevent Yourself From Being Bullied in the Workplace

Bulling in the workplace can take various forms – some can be addressed to you personally, others can relate to work activities - and can occur face-to-face, by email, phone, letter etc. According to the Health and Safety Executive, the concept of workplace bullying involves negative behaviour directed at an individual or a group of people in a systematic manner. This kind of...

How to Master Business Etiquette in Lebanon

How to Master Business Etiquette in Lebanon

Lebanon is a Middle Eastern country that lies at the eastern end of the Mediterranean Sea, close to Israel and Syria. It’s an ancient nation whose cities were prominent in both Phoenician and Roman times. Today the different geographic regions and cultures combine to produce a fascinating place to visit and do business. If you’re planning a business trip to Lebanon, here’s...

How to Encourage Customers to Come Back for More

How to Encourage Customers to Come Back for More

Customers can make or break your business. If people don't know about your service, the company may receive little traffic and shut down within a few months of opening. On the other hand, if you can keep customers coming back for more, your business and revenue will increase. But how do you keep customers coming back? Here are six tips to help your company thrive. 1. Maintain the Same Quality...

How to Discover Your Personality Type to Find the Best Job for You

How to Discover Your Personality Type to Find the Best Job for You

The reason why your career is so interconnected with your personality type is the fact that as individual you are hoping that you can work in an environment that allows you to be yourself and express your interests, attitudes, beliefs and values. If you have not yet decided what career might be ideal for you, John Holland’s six personality types can help you discover what your...

How to Apply for a Scholarship in the U.S.

How to Apply for a Scholarship in the U.S.

There’s no doubt that attending college in the U.S. is expensive. Unlike some other countries -- namely Germany and others in the European Union -- college is an out-of-pocket cost. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, college costs, including tuition and room and board, were about $14,300 for public colleges, $37,800 for private non-profit colleges, and $23,300 for...

How to Become a Google Power User [Infographic]

How to Become a Google Power User [Infographic]

Google is the most popular search engine in the world, with a global market share of roughly 67.5%. In fact, Google is so dominant that this artificial brand name, created by mistake, has become a verb for searching a term online and has even been entered into the Oxford English Dictionary. Google Power User Most people who use Google only know the basic search functions such as web, images...

How to Engage Your Email Subscribers

How to Engage Your Email Subscribers

Whether you have a website or an actual business location, getting customers to subscribe to your email marketing list is an excellent way to keep your company's name fresh on their minds. But getting customers to subscribe is just the first step. You need to keep them interested in what you have to say. For that matter, here are six ways to engage your email subscribers. 1. Keep It Fresh...

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How to Sell Your Products or Services Online

How to Sell Your Products or Services Online

Online retail has greatly enhanced since the pioneer days of the Internet. With PayPal, digital currency, a credit card and other simple methods of payment, a customer can purchase their goods and services conveniently and even more affordably online. In fact, a considerable number of conventional brick and mortar stores face the possibility of extinction in favor of e-commerce and mobile...

How to Develop Your Time Management Skills

How to Develop Your Time Management Skills

Have you ever asked yourself “why is it that some people achieve so much more with their time than me, even though we all get the same 24 hours every day?” The answer is simple: excellent time management skills. Planning how much time you will be spending on every day activities is vital for your personal life and career success. Actually, there are several benefits to effectively...

Walmart Faces Backlash after Employee Uploads Offensive Halloween Costume Description

Walmart Faces Backlash after Employee Uploads Offensive Halloween Costume Description

This is a good example of why brands and businesses should choose their words carefully. The popular bargain goods store, Walmart has landed itself in trouble this week after the store’s online website was caught selling ‘fat girl costumes’ for Halloween which has mortified the store’s customers and everyone else for that matter. Walmart has removed the offensive costume...

How to Be a First-Time Manager

How to Be a First-Time Manager

You did it: You worked your fanny off, important people noticed, and you’ve finally been promoted. Now what? Being a manager is very different from earning a promotion to manager. Here’s what you need to know: Humility is essential You’ve got a lot to learn, and people will respect you more if you don’t pretend that’s not true. Rather than going in and making a...

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