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Sponsored: For women, ‘business casual’ is complicated

Those who feel pressure to prove they deserve to be in the room might be wary of ditching their blazers and pumps.
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Sponsored: For proper yard drainage, homeowners are choosing gabion baskets

If you want a retaining wall that drains well while looking great, put away the concrete blocks and get yourself a gabion basket.
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Sponsored: 5 cleaning supplies to make your chores (dare we say?) pleasant

Don't get down and dirty without these helpful cleaners and cleaning tools.
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Sponsored: 5 home upgrades you’ll wonder how you lived without

You don't need a degree in IT to add these awesome home upgrades to your space.
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Sponsored: A mini rant: Your vague emails, texts and DMs waste everyone’s time

The four most egregious types of ambiguous requests — and how to fix them.
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Sponsored: Started a new job for the first time in 20 years, and it’s not going well

After only a few weeks, I am already thinking about quitting.
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Sponsored: 10 ways to make the most of your shelves

Consider using shelves as decorative areas to help add interest and pizzazz to your décor.
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Sponsored: Faucet allows you to multitask behind the bar

Rinse your bar glasses responsibly with a pullout spray head.
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Sponsored: Why a recent job listing for Epicurious went viral — and not in a good way

What raised a red flag in an otherwise enticing-sounding job posting? The use of the phrase “full-time freelance.”
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Sponsored: A real-life example of how critical allies are for women to reach executive ranks

Promoting people who are different from you may require changing how you talk about their perceived failings.
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Sponsored: How technology can help with your spring cleaning

Don't do all the work yourself! Employ the latest gadgets to help with your worst spring cleaning tasks.
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Sponsored: Kisses, really? Why is everyone signing their emails with xx?

The "xx" sign-off manufactures closeness — even among people who hardly know each other.
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Sponsored: What to put in an online application for ‘desired salary’

Q: I applied online for a job I would love to have. Their system required me to submit the salary I’m hoping for, with no way to put in a range or skip the question. I submitted what I thought was a fair wage based on the description of the position, but, frankly, I was […]
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Sponsored: How to buy a rug you’ll love — and keep it looking great

Experts weigh in on how to make buying a rug less daunting.
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Sponsored: Skip the bar for St. Pat’s and opt for some Mischief

This St. Patrick’s day, avoid the crowds and hoist a glass of Fremont Mischief Skagit Gold Straight Rye Whiskey at a festive party with friends or during a cozy night in.  Double distilled in the Fremont neighborhood, Skagit Gold is made from 80 percent rye sourced from the Skagit Valley and is aged in American […]
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Sponsored: What to say to the worker who does unspeakable things with his facial hair

The modern workplace is barbaric and grotesque, but at least it’s not normal to suck on your mustache.
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Sponsored: Jen Mueller: Fan or not, talking about sports opens doors

Give a sports fan the opportunity to talk about their love of the game and you’ll gain a foot in the door to building business relationships.
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Sponsored: 5 organizing tools to bring out your inner Marie Kondo

Tools to help you tidy up and get organized as part of your spring cleaning ritual.
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Sponsored: How to prepare your basement for spring, inside and out

Give your basement a checkup: What to look for and how prepare for the season to come.
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Sponsored: Get ready to line up for the REI Garage Sale

Score big deals on gently used outdoor gear at REI's annual clearance sale.
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Sponsored: Get $3.14 pizza at Pagliacci for Pi Day

It's 3-14, which means it's Pi Day, which means there are pizza deals.
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Sponsored: Love to travel but need to work? How to be a digital nomad

There are ways to work from anywhere — seriously, anywhere.
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Sponsored: 5 easy additions to heat up your spring wardrobe

As the winter coats go back in the closet, dress up your basics with some spring-inspired accessories.
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Sponsored: Could Playboy wine be any good? Yes.

A wine critic has a surprising reaction to Playboy-branded wine. But who would serve it to a date?
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What to Listen to: Outdoor Podcasts

Athletes and Experts Reveal Their Favorite Podcasts In 1851, Henry David Thoreau wrote in his journal about the sounds of the telegraph that had just come to his home of Concord: “We are in great haste to construct a magnetic telegraph from Maine to Texas; but Maine and Texas, it may be, have nothing important to communicate.”   Thoreau would have never fathomed how the dots and dashes of the telegraph he disliked have evolved into our ability today to bring the music and stories of the w...
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Sponsored: Why workout clothes smell even after washing

How to get odors out of gym clothes and prevent smells from building up.
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Sponsored: Spring 2019 décor trends: Fresh and modern, with lots of nature

Wood is all the rage, while botanical prints and lots of plants add a sense of calm and connection with the outdoors.
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Sponsored: The household items everyone should have before turning 30

Bar tools? A great mattress? How many of these "adulting" necessities do you have?
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Sponsored: Student loan relief or paid vacation? These workers get a choice

The new perk at Unum Group is a creative twist on an increasingly popular benefit.
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Sponsored: Calculating the cost to remodel in Seattle

It can be expensive to remodel your home, but knowing the costs up front will help you make better decisions on how to spend what you have.
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