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10 Sites To Download Free Audio Books

10 Sites To Download Free Audio Books | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
If you're looking for a place to download some free audio books, you're in luck. Whether you want to get inspired, scared by a mystery, or simply have something to listen to on a long drive, there are loads of places to find free audio books. They may not be on the New York Times Bestseller list but that doesn’t mean they’re not worth your time.
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The Surprising Way to Get Out of a Slump

The Surprising Way to Get Out of a Slump | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
I am in a slump. This happens from time to time, usually after a big event in my life or career.
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5 Empowering Lessons from Being Fired

5 Empowering Lessons from Being Fired | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
You can't un-fire yourself, but you can choose your experience of being fired. You can find the blessings in the beast.
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INFOGRAPHIC: When and Where Sandy Will Strike

INFOGRAPHIC: When and Where Sandy Will Strike | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
As Hurricane Sandy moves north through the Atlantic, cities in the U.S. Northeast are bracing for "a potential 1 in 100 year storm." Government forecasters are predicting a "worst case scenario" storm surge for the New York City metro area.

[Comment added: *Praying that all people in the affected areas in Canada and U.S. stay safe as Sandy passes.]
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12 Tough Truths that Help You Grow

12 Tough Truths that Help You Grow | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
As you look back on your life, you will often realize that many of the times you thought you were being rejected from something good, you were in fact being redirected to something better.  You can’t control everything.  Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will work out.  Let go a little and just let life happen.  Because sometimes the truths you can’t change, end up changing you and helping you grow.
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Why Quitting Your Job Might Not Be a Bad Idea

Why Quitting Your Job Might Not Be a Bad Idea | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Have you ever wondered what you could do if you did not have to go to work? Are you unsatisfied with your job or your employer? Sometimes we need to “dump the trash” to make room for new opportunities.
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25% of Young Adults Are Facebook Friends With Their Boss

25% of Young Adults Are Facebook Friends With Their Boss | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
One in four young adults between the ages of 18 and 25 are friends with their bosses on Facebook, a new study suggests.
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Have You Started Your Bucket List Yet?

Have You Started Your Bucket List Yet? | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Most people know what a “bucket list” is, for those that don’t … it is a list of things you want to do before you die.  You can also find the movie, “The Bucket List” with Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman and give it a watch.   This will give you the basics.
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7 Surprising Truths about Body Language

Thanks to TV shows like Lie to Me and so-called body language experts commenting on the candidates during the American election season, a number of misunderstandings about body language have become part of modern culture.  It’s time to clear the deckS...
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4 Wise Words to Keep You Motivated at Work

4 Wise Words to Keep You Motivated at Work | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Everyone needs a little extra motivation once and awhile. Here are four powerful words and attitudes that will keep you motivated at work.
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Managing stress requires a sense you're in control

Managing stress requires a sense you're in control | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
If you were passed over for a promotion at work, would it be because you blew the job interview or because your boss has it in for you and will never give you a promotion? Your answer to this type of question indicates whether you ave an internal "locus of control" (LOC), or an external one.
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7 Gratitude Secrets Every Pessimist Should Know

7 Gratitude Secrets Every Pessimist Should Know | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
If there was ever a time in history to be a pessimist, it’s today.
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Why your boss wants you to take a personal day

Why your boss wants you to take a personal day | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
If you need a personal day, take it -- here's why your boss is probably hoping you will...
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1,872-Pound Zombie Pumpkin Will Blow Your Gourd

1,872-Pound Zombie Pumpkin Will Blow Your Gourd | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
This is what happens when master carver Ray Villafane is turned loose on three of biggest pumpkins grown in the U.S.: a zombie pumpkin extravaganza.
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Burglar uses iPhone as flashlight, accidentally records the crime

Burglar uses iPhone as flashlight, accidentally records the crime | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Sometimes iPhones can be a little too useful, as a burglar discovers when he inadvertently creates the evidence of his own guilt.
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10 Things You Didn’t Know Dropbox Could Do

10 Things You Didn’t Know Dropbox Could Do | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
1. "Favorite" Files for Offline Reading - If you "favorite" images or text documents on your mobile device using the Dropbox app, you can access those files later, even if you're not connected to Wi-Fi or cellular...
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Letting People Challenge You So You Can Learn and Grow

Letting People Challenge You So You Can Learn and Grow | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Play the hand you were dealt and find those people who force you to question your thoughts and behaviors, and who ultimately want the best for you.
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Does how you dress affect your success at work? - Account ...

Does how you dress affect your success at work? - Account ... | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
Does how you dress affect your success at work? Does how you dress affect your success at work?
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'Telecommuting' Is Mostly Just Overtime That You Do at Home

Half to two-thirds of the work that employees do at home pushes their work hours above 40 per week, an indication that in most cases, "telecommuters" are just adding overtime to their work days.
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More Important than Money – Paying Myself First With My Time

More Important than Money – Paying Myself First With My Time | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
“Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.
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Spotting Toxic Emotions Before They Infect You At Work

Spotting Toxic Emotions Before They Infect You At Work | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
“Emotions are contagious from the leader outward,” says Daniel Goleman, author and leadership expert whose most popular writings are now available in a single volume, called Leadership: The Power of Emotional Intelligence.
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How to sell your old iPad before buying an iPad 4 or iPad mini

How to sell your old iPad before buying an iPad 4 or iPad mini | Life @ Work | Scoop.it
So you've got an older generation iPad and you want either the newly announced iPad mini or the more powerful 4th generation iPad.
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