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  1. Career Change Hack: Tech Jobs You Can Win Without a Tech Degree

    Career Change Hack: Tech Jobs You Can Win Without a Tech Degree
    Have you been considering a career change? Opportunities in the tech industry are increasing, and for people who are always up to the challenge, this industry has the right balance of risk and reward that might suit your preference. Despite the challenges, however, finding your place in the tech industry is not impossible.
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  2. How to be Automation-Proof in a Competitive, Tech-Dependent Environment

    How to be Automation-Proof in a Competitive, Tech-Dependent Environment
    You’ve probably heard about how robots are soon going to take our jobs, but if you are someone in the right industry with the right set of skills, you might essentially be untouchable. No matter how “intelligent” and cost-efficient AI is, some skills, personality, and roles can only be conquered by human beings-- and that human being can be you.
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  3. Ergonomics in the Home: Promoting Comfort in Your Living Space

    Ergonomics in the Home: Promoting Comfort in Your Living Space
    In the context of homes, ergonomics can be applied in just about every room, not just in your home office. Ergonomics for the home is not limited to sitting and standing positions, as well. Homes tend to have a very different environment from offices: it’s often quieter in homes, especially when the kids are out, and there is less stress in the home set-up than there is in the office.
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  4. Daily Things You Do That Could be Tiring You Out

    Daily Things You Do That Could be Tiring You Out
    Depending on your work style, you might like to adhere to certain habits and routines because they give you a better idea of the things you have to do for the day. For people who are accustomed to a fixed schedule, you might not notice how some things you are doing can actually be the reason behind the stress and fatigue you experience every time your workday ends.
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  5. Easy 5-Minute Habits that Can Make You a Better Person

    Easy 5-Minute Habits that Can Make You a Better Person
    If you had only 5 minutes to learn something new, to do something healthy for yourself, or to do something differently, how would you use these very few minutes? According to some of Quora’s most participative life coaches, you can begin by learning or practicing some of these easy routines.
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  6. Speak Your Mind: Easy Techniques to Become More Articulate

    Speak Your Mind: Easy Techniques to Become More Articulate
    Have you ever looked at a comedian or a public speaker and thought “wow, that looks easy!” Speaking with someone or a group might look really easy, but it continues to be a struggle to many individuals who do not consider themselves extroverted enough to deal with the challenges that come with good articulation and presentation.
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  7. The 2018 Guide to Dealing with Stress in the Workplace

    The 2018 Guide to Dealing with Stress in the Workplace
    It’s easy to tell when you’re barely surviving your 9-5 grind. The symptoms are hard to miss: constant headaches, finding yourself worrying about the future, losing your focus at work, and perhaps the most amusing of them all is that you find yourself dreading clocking in the next day. We’ve all been there, and guess what, there are surprisingly easy ways to deal with stress.
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  8. Secrets to Learning from CEOs: The 5-Hour Rule

    Secrets to Learning from CEOs: The 5-Hour Rule
    You might be wondering, what makes CEOs a cut above the rest? For starters, they don’t procrastinate and they employ effective techniques that can make them learn and work faster. Here’s how they do it.
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  9. How to Make Your Office a Great Place to Work in

    How to Make Your Office a Great Place to Work in
    No doubt about it: work is hard and the stresses that come with the job often make it harder. However, a long and impressive list of companies interviewed by Quantum Workplace, some of which are start-ups, has managed to show the ideal workplace features that tend to make work more bearable.
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  10. Here is Why You are Gaining Weight at Work

    Here is Why You are Gaining Weight at Work
    It may not be immediately evident but your workplace just might be the reason why those regular gym routines are not working out and why you are gaining weight. If you’re thinking stress should have cut an inch or two from your waist by now, you’d be surprised to know that sometimes, stress causes weight gain too. Here are other reasons why you could be putting on some more weight because of where you work.
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