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X-ray blunders: Mistakes and faulty equipment put patients at risk

A RECORD number of hospital patients are being exposed to potentially harmful levels of radiation due to mistakes and faulty equipment.

There were 1,116 recorded incidents in 2014 in which a patient was exposed to too much radiation, which can cause burns, poisoning and lead to cancer. 169 more words



Creating an attention-getting resume can be a tall order for job seekers in today’s fast-paced hiring environment. According to a new survey from CareerBuilder, the majority of employers (70%) spend less than five minutes reviewing a resume, and half (48%) spend less than two. 484 more words


TBC Collaborates: Biggest Blogging Blunder

We all make mistakes– we’re human, after all. Blogging is no exception; mistakes happen here, too! The ambassadors of The Blogger Collective have collaborated again to share some of our biggest blogging mistakes thus far. 504 more words

Blogging Tips

Jennifer Pitt reblogged this on A Blog About Blogging and commented:

Good advice from The Blogger Collective!

Looking Past the Pitch: Avoid These Top Hiring Blunders for Sales Jobs

A salesperson is every business’s frontline: Getting the wrong one to face your prospects means the game is over right at the first encounter. Sales jobs in San Francisco are often perceived as very competitive, where success is reserved to only the skilled and the lucky. 54 more words

Sometimes our biggest blunders can become the biggest blessings...

TSA advises that you generally plan to arrive at the airport two hours before a flight…not twenty-six hours before.

Our younger son was leaving for a semester abroad as part of his architectural coursework at Clemson.  271 more words

Life Lessons

How China&#39s specialist fighter jet designer avoids America&#39s blunders

How China&#39s professional fighter jet designer avoids America&#39s blunders
… an ace designer in China. In current years, an obscure engineer named Yang Wei has swiftly risen to the leadership of the Chengdu Aircraft Style Institute — a key warplane manufacturer accountable for quickly churning out Beijing&#39s prime warplanes. 56 more words

5 Bad Skincare Habits to Break Right Now

Years and years ago when I had the time and energy and patience to play JRPGs from dawn to way past dusk, I played this game called  2,140 more words