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Make More Time for Yourself

Photo by Thayer Allyson Gowdy Organise your schedule―and claim carefree minutes for yourself―in three steps. By Elizabeth Fenner 1. Step Back (For a Second) Figure out why you want more free time. “You can’t win a game you haven’t defined,” … Continue reading

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Gender Pay Gap: What Every Woman Should Know

4 April was Equal Pay Day. This date signifies the amount of extra time into the following year that a woman must work to earn the same amount her male counterpart earns in 1 year. Today the BBC wrote an … Continue reading

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Ask the Etiquette Expert: How Can I Be the Best Personal Assistant?

This article originally appeared on HuffingtonPost.com. It talks about the skills needed to be a great personal assistant, but these traits can be carried over to any job position!  By Diane Gottsman I was recently asked to share the qualities … Continue reading

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The Home Office Is Disappearing—What’s Taking Its Place?

This article originally appeared on Realtor.com. As more and more people work remotely, it turns out that “working from home” is becoming less about actually working from the actual home.  By Margaret Heidenry Geber86/iStock I work from home. Not a … Continue reading

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Personal Productivity

After seeing the spoof BBC video of how a working mum would have dealt with the invasion of her kids during a live TV interview, it got me thinking about my own personal productivity. I think PA’s are natural jugglers; … Continue reading

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Viral ‘BBC Dad’ Gets Upfront on the Realities of Parenting

This article was originally posted on Inquirer.net By Olivia Estrada Robert E. Kelly, also known as “BBC Dad”  gave a press conference at Pusan National University  on life after becoming an Internet sensation. Robert, an expert on Korean politics, got his … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Greens – Didsbury, Greater Manchester

 Ali of Team DC found herself hungry in Manchester, here’s what she found: Trendy Didsbury in Manchester has a street of tempting, laid-back cafes with attractive, artsy punters enjoying their late lunches on a Saturday afternoon. Shuffling along in t-shirt and jeans, I hope … Continue reading

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