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BOOM: HARRY REID OFFICIALLY ‘GOES NUCLEAR’

The Senate just went “nuclear.” Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid announced a proposal on the Senate floor Thursday morning tp drastically change Senate rules on the controversial filibuster. His proposal requires only a simple majority vote to approve executive and judicial nominees. The Senate passed the measure by a 52-48 […]
BOOM: HARRY REID OFFICIALLY ‘GOES NUCLEAR’
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7 Ways To Make Your Brand Look Terrible On Social Media

[credit provider=”Instagram/marcjacobsintl” url=”http://statigr.am/viewer.php#/detail/340662740_1024067″] 2012 was a big year for social media.Facebook officially took over the world, Twitter collectively told the world they didn’t want to play anymore by locking up their API, and Pinterest made everybody with time to kill happy by sucking them into a near endless supply of […]
7 Ways To Make Your Brand Look Terrible On Social Media
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Teen Girls Accused Of Drugging Parents’ Milkshakes Because They Were Too Strict

[credit provider=”CitySip” url=”http://citysip.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/49622_4_468.jpg”] Two teenage girls were so fed up with one girl’s parents shutting off their Internet access promptly at 10 p.m., they allegedly resorted to drugging the adults to gain more time on the computer.A 15-year-old girl and her 16-year-old friend offered to pick up milkshakes for the […]
Teen Girls Accused Of Drugging Parents’ Milkshakes Because They Were Too Strict
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6 Rules That Should Be Guiding Your Career

[credit provider=”mwcarruthers at www.flickr.com” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/7022634029/”] Daniel Pink’s The Adventures of Johnny Bunko: The Last Career Guide You’ll Ever Need conveys a number of principles about the world of work that everyone should take note of.Why? Though Pink doesn’t bog the story down with academic research, all of his core ideas […]
6 Rules That Should Be Guiding Your Career
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In This Norwegian Office, An Alarm Goes Off If Your Bathroom Break Is Longer Than 8 Minutes

[credit provider=”Flickr/Jessamyn West”] Call centre workers in Norway are protesting workplace surveillance which triggers an alarm to alert managers if an employee is away from their desk for more than eight minutes, The Daily Mail reports.That includes toilet breaks and other “personal activities”, including personal phone calls, reading newspapers, Aftenbladet […]
In This Norwegian Office, An Alarm Goes Off If Your Bathroom Break Is Longer Than 8 Minutes
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The 10 Greatest Empires In The History Of The World

[credit provider=”wikipedia commons”] Throughout history much of the world has been ruled by empires.To be considered an empire an expanse of land must be politically led by either a monarch, an emperor, or be an oligarchy.
The 10 Greatest Empires In The History Of The World
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Exit Planning Strategies That Entrepreneurs Should Keep In Mind

[credit provider=”UPTRAIN via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/uptrain/3428589576/”] The founders of a small but growing tech company met with us to discuss positioning the company for acquisition, expecting a fairly painless process. After all, the company had a hot product and potential buyers had been abuzz for months. Unfortunately, when we sat down […]
Exit Planning Strategies That Entrepreneurs Should Keep In Mind
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NFL Passes More Rule Amendments For Player Safety

[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — NFL owners got their major on-field business out of the way quickly Tuesday, leaving them plenty of time to discuss labour strategy.The 32 owners voted unanimously to approve rules amendments for player safety that include eliminating a player launching himself into a defenseless opponent. […]
NFL Passes More Rule Amendments For Player Safety