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Autistic employees can give companies an edge in innovative thinking

Autistic employees can give companies an edge in innovative thinking | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Despite the benefits they can bring to employers, those on the autism spectrum are often thwarted in their job search because of the interview process
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Much respect for the Employers who already know this to be #FACT in my opinion. That lame traditional interviewing process that most organizations are still torturing qualified potential employees with really needs to be re-evaluated!
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A Salute to America's Elder Care Workers

A Salute to America's Elder Care Workers | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
A Salute to America’s Elder Care Workers
They're often invisible and grossly underappreciated
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Anti-inflammatory and Healing Turmeric Gummies Paleo, AIP

Anti-inflammatory and Healing Turmeric Gummies Paleo, AIP | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Turmeric is a powerful antioxidant, potent anti-inflammatory, and an osteoarthritis pain reliever. Try to eat it regularly for long term health benefits!
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Never buy dietary supplements with these 15 ingredients

Never buy dietary supplements with these 15 ingredients | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
A Consumer Reports investigation reveals 15 ingredients that could make you sick.
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Picking an Elder Care Home for Dad: 5 Questions Families Should Ask Themselves

Picking an Elder Care Home for Dad: 5  Questions Families Should Ask Themselves | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Here is what families can do to help a parent transition into elder care with dignity, compassion and a clear path to personal fulfillment.
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Walk, Jog or Dance: It's All Good for the Aging Brain

Walk, Jog or Dance: It's All Good for the Aging Brain | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it

Walk, Jog or Dance: It's All Good for the Aging Brain - The New York Times Well #Blog --  New evidence that physical activity can forestall the mental decline in aging brains. 

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Mid-Career Change Leads Anne Brown to Nursing Success

Mid-Career Change Leads Anne Brown to Nursing Success | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it

Anne Brown Returns to UNCG to Join Inaugural Doctorate of Nursing Practice Class.

Well before she ascended to her current role as director of nursing and patient services at Cone Health’s Wesley Long Hospital in Greensboro, Brown was an English major from the University of Georgia who had forged a successful career in the travel industry.

Still, she’d always had an interest in biology, and then a health crisis gave her a ....."

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12 Ways to Eat Right During Chemo

12 Ways to Eat Right During Chemo | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it

12 Ways to Eat Right During Chemo:

Add Ginger to Meals

Recent studies suggest that encapsulated ginger may help reduce the nausea associated with some types of chemotherapy even more effectively than OTC antinausea meds. Try adding some of the fresh, zesty root to stir fries, soups or fish dishes, or steep 1/8 tsp of fresh grated ginger in hot water to make a therapeutic tea.

Or: take a 200-mg supplement three times per day.

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10 Reasons Why Life Gets Better As You Grow Older

10 Reasons Why Life Gets Better As You Grow Older | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Essentially: life doesn't get better, we become better equipped to deal with it. Here, all the reasons why you have the rest of your life to look forward to, whether you believe it or not:
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BOOM!! -> 9.You move from assuming that your time here is a guarantee to seeing it as a gift and an opportunity.

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Uber Launches Tool For Event Planners - Business Travel News

Uber Launches Tool For Event Planners - Business Travel News | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Uber is expanding its UberEVENTS tool, which allows meeting and event planners to manage guest transportation payment centrally, the company announced today.

Following beta tests in New York City, Boston, Chicago, Austin, San Francisco and Los Angeles, Uber is making the tool available anywhere, Uber for Business lead Max Crowley said. Through UberEVENTS, planners buy passes that guests can use to book their own rides. It’s Uber’s first widespread launch of a tool allowing people to pay for others’ rides, he said.

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An Uber glitch exposed tons of its drivers' personal information

An Uber glitch exposed tons of its drivers' personal information | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Uber has accidentally leaked the personal details of hundreds of its drivers through a newly launched app. The organisation also claimed that no more than 674 drivers in the USA were affected. When new drivers went to sign up earlier today, clicking the button to upload their licenses would brought them to a page where they could see documents that as many a NYSE Post http://nysepost.com/an-uber-glitch-exposed-tons-of-its-drivers-personal-18257
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Amazing Recipe: Pain In the Spine, Legs and Joints Will Fade In 7 Days

Amazing Recipe: Pain In the Spine, Legs and Joints Will Fade In 7 Days | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
According to health experts, improper posture appears to be the major reason for the incidence of pain in the back, legs and joint. If you are one of those who suffer from this kind of pains, the following recipe will be of great importance for you. It can prevent and alleviate pain, as well as …
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Interesting:->

"Mix 2 tablespoons of gelatin (5g), with quarter cup of cold water. Place the mixture in the fridge and leave it overnight. The next morning, gelatin will be turned into jelly.

Use:

Add the prepared mixture to your cup of tea, milk, yogurt or juice and consume it thus.

After a week of regular use of this remedy, your condition will be significantly improved."

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8 Habits to Do Before Bed to Organize a Healthier Lifestyle and LOSE WEIGHT - Organize Yourself Skinny

8 Habits to Do Before Bed to Organize a Healthier Lifestyle and LOSE WEIGHT - Organize Yourself Skinny | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
  Losing weight is about lifestyle. Period. If you can include healthier habits into your daily routine then weight loss will happen naturally. When I say healthy habits your brain might automatically go to “I need to eat certain foods” or “I need to exercise”. I want to push you to think beyond the basics …
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How Baby Boomers Will Transform Our Stereotypes of Retirement and Aging

How Baby Boomers Will Transform Our Stereotypes of Retirement and Aging | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON, D.C. — An age wave is coming that will be the most extraordinary demographic disruption in history, and one which will create bot
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How to Declutter Your Workspace |San Diego Pro Organizer

How to Declutter Your Workspace |San Diego Pro Organizer | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
These simple tips on how to declutter your workspace will help you get the job done to enjoy a more productive space. Professional organizer San Diego.
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Tips on how to declutter your workspace. Great ideas!: I want my home office cleared, cleaned and organized just like this! - How to Declutter Your Workspace |San Diego Pro Organizer Share your insight
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Baby Boomers Get Asked to Give Lectures on Cruise Ships - DoGoodU

Baby Boomers Get Asked to Give Lectures on Cruise Ships - DoGoodU | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
Baby Boomers are by far, okay, the only people I have seen giving lecturers on cruise ships. How do Baby Boomers Get Invited to Speaks on Cruises? I get asked to give lectures, hold seminars, speak on cruise ships. In truth, with no sense of false humility, I am nobody special. I have been around
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The 'Me Generation' Is Still The Most Valuable Generation

The 'Me Generation' Is Still The Most Valuable Generation | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
The 'Me Generation' Is Still The Most Valuable Generation - 07/18/2016
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About us #Boomers ; "The "Me" Generation is Still The Most Valuable Generation!" -- Indeed we are because we still value living life well!!
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A local's guide to Dubai

A local's guide to Dubai | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
From scaling the Burj Khalifa to shopping in the spice souk and skiing...get the lowdown on Dubai's best attractions plus restaurant tips from a local.
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Rise And Shine! What's Your Reason For Waking Up In The Morning?

There's beauty in a brand new day. The turn from dawn into morning gives us the chance to start anew, begin fresh.

Nina Simone may have put it best when she sang in "Feeling Good": "It's a new dawn/It's a new day/It's a new life."

And so, each night we go to sleep with security, knowing a new day is waiting once we wake."

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Not your typical Hodgkin lymphoma patient

Not your typical Hodgkin lymphoma patient | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
I’m a survivor! My story begins in 2007, when I started to suffer with a terrible itchy rash, followed a few months later by increasing breathlessness. Despite visits to my GP and various tests, plus a stay in hospital, I remained undiagnosed. In November 2007 I was admitted to New Cross Hospital in Wolverhampton. The cardiologist had found something on an echocardiogram which he could not explain. Further tests were carried out that day and I was operated on a few days later.
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Eating for Chemo and Radiation

Eating for Chemo and Radiation | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
During chemo and radiation, your diet is more important than it's ever been in your life.

The basics of eating for chemo/radiation

Eat only real, whole, living foodEat only organic foodEat frequent, small, nutrient-dense meals. A few bites are better than going without for hours.Switch from coffee to tea, or quit caffeine if you canGREEN TEAis preferable to black tea as it contains the anticancer flavonoid catechinStay hydrated by drinking onlyPURIFIED WATERDrink three eight-ounce glasses of green vegetable juice every day
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NCDOT: 511 Information Line

NCDOT: 511 Information Line | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it
The North Carolina 511 Information Line system is part of a nationwide effort to disseminate travel information to the public.
Dial 511 from any phone.The North Carolina 511 system uses voice activated and touch tone technology. When you dial, the system will greet you and present you with the option of listening to any urgent messages. From there you will be prompted with a menu of options:For Highways say "Highways" or press 1For Public Transportation say "Public Transportation" or press 2For Other Services say "Other Services" or press 4For Other States 511 say "Other States" or press 5At anytime you can dial "88" or "TT" to switch from voice to Touch Tone.Say "Main Menu" or "Help" to return to the original options on the Main Menu.Once you hear the option you wish, say it and follow the next menu."
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This startup is trying to win the $600 billion industry that Uber didn't

This startup is trying to win the $600 billion industry that Uber didn't | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it

Convoy, a Seattle-based company that presents itself as "Uber for trucking," launches today. The online service and app pairs shippers with available local carriers based on proper equipment, payload, capacity, and distance.  Convoy gives pre-approved carriers the option to accept or decline a job based on the listed price, which eliminates haggling — a hallmark of the trucking business.

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Caribbean Food and Wine Festival Turks & Caicos 2015!

Caribbean Food and Wine Festival Turks & Caicos 2015! | TLC's "Potluck" Mix | Scoop.it

2015 Events & Pricing!

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Grace Bay Resorts, in partnership with the Turks and Caicos Tourism Board and The Wine Cellar, has announced the headline chefs and schedule of events for the Caribbean Food & Wine Festival, celebrating its 5th Anniversary November 5-7, 2015!

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Grace Bay Resorts, in partnership with the Turks and Caicos Tourism Board and The Wine Cellar, has announced the headline chefs and schedule of events for the Caribbean Food & Wine Festival, celebrating its 5th Anniversary November 5-7, 2015!