Why Beer Might Actually Be Good For You

Who doesn’t love a cold beer?  It’s the perfect sidekick for a baseball game or trivia night.  And it’s a refreshing treat after a long work day.  But for years, we’ve been warned that beer is bad news for our health.  From empty calories to interference with our blood sugar levels, there’s no shortage of […]
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Who doesn’t love a cold beer?  It’s the perfect sidekick for a baseball game or trivia night.  And

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What’s the Deal with Electrolyte Water?

Our bodies need water, and the verdict is still out on exactly how much we should be drinking.  There are so many types of water on grocery stores shelves.  Spring water, mineral water, drinking water.  But the variation that seems to be the most popular is electrolyte water. From a category perspective, electrolyte water gets […]

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Our bodies need water, and the verdict is still out on exactly how much we should be drinking.  There are so many types

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Is Waking Up Earlier the Key to Better Productivity?

We’re all looking for better productivity.  As the lines between our work and personal lives become further blurred, we have more to handle.  More emails to answer, more notifications to clear, and more communication, in general.  Without a plan, it’s easy to get bogged down.  Some professionals use to-do list apps.  Others limit the amount […]

We’re all looking for better productivity.  As the lines between our work and personal lives become further blurred, we have more to handle.  More emails to answer, more notifications to clear, and more communication, in

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Back to School: How to Balance Homework with Real Work

More and more, professionals are deciding to head back to school.  For some, it’s time to finish that bachelor’s program they’ve always dreamed of completing.  For others, it’s a chance to enhance their skill set and further their studies.  But regardless of the reason, one thing is clear—life’s about to get busier.  The modern-day professional […]
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More and more, professionals are deciding to head back to school.  For some, it’s time to finish that

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Ways to Stay Prepared for the Rest of Hurricane Season

Residents of Texas and Florida are still reeling from the disastrous effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, respectively.  Many have lost their homes and all their possessions.  But as they focus on cleanup and recovery efforts, Hurricane Jose waits off in the distance.  By next week, the northeast could join the list of embattled regions […]
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Residents of Texas and Florida are still reeling from the disastrous effects of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, respectively. 

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Aziz Ansari Deleted Social Media and You Should Too

Aziz Ansari deleted his social media.  Okay, not his accounts.  After all, he has a pretty dedicated fan base thanks to his hit Netflix show, Master of None.  And his social media accounts are a great way to spread the word about his work.  But he did delete all his social media apps and his […]
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Aziz Ansari deleted his social media.  Okay, not his accounts.  After all, he has a pretty dedicated fan

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Beware of Kittenfishing—Online Dating’s Newest Danger

When it comes to online dating, most people are familiar with catfishing.  It’s the phenomenon in which a person presents themselves as a completely different person.  Different photos, different occupation, different everything.  It’s likely their name isn’t even real.  Consider kittenfishing a milder form of catfishing.  However, it’s just as bad. What Is Kittenfishing? Kittenfishing […]

When it comes to online dating, most people are familiar with catfishing.  It’s the phenomenon in which a person presents themselves as a completely different person.  Different photos, different occupation, different everything.  It’s likely their

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Why Loneliness Is Killing Men Around the World

When it comes to being healthy, you know what to do.  You lift weights a few times a week, and you run when you can.  You get as much green stuff on your plate as you can at dinner.  And you try not to booze it up too much.  That’s enough, right?  Not so fast.  […]
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When it comes to being healthy, you know what to do.  You lift weights a few times a week,

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5 Things You Should Do After a Hurricane

Hurricane Irma left a path of destruction spanning from the Caribbean through the Carolinas.  Now a tropical storm, the epic system has caused structural damage, flooding, and massive power outages.  And still, many parts of the Southern U.S. are bracing for Irma’s wrath.  However, for those in Florida, it’s time to assess the damage and […]

Hurricane Irma left a path of destruction spanning from the Caribbean through the Carolinas.  Now a tropical storm, the epic system has caused structural damage, flooding, and massive power outages.  And still, many parts

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Can Grownups Wear Backpacks to Work?

Your social media feeds have probably been littered with back-to-school photos the last two weeks.  You’ve probably seen less Trump news and more smiling kids with bookbags.  But those elementary school kids aren’t the only ones strapping on backpacks.  Increasingly, adult men are rocking them to the office. It’s a divisive fashion issue.  Critics think […]
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Your social media feeds have probably been littered with back-to-school photos the last two weeks.  You’ve probably seen

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