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Advice I have received

Be careful not to be manipulative. Just let it alone.

I’m not really able to help out but I’ll bet you could call a handyman to help with <insert need here>. 473 more words


Career Myths and Misconceptions

We’re giving you the truth on some common career myths and misconceptions!

  1. Your major is the main determinant of your career.

While some individuals do pursue careers that are traditional for their majors, such as those who major in accounting or mechanical engineering, most graduates combine academic disciplines of interest with experience in their short and long-term career pursuits. 873 more words

Career Advice

8 Myths About College

Myth #1 – It’s better to get good grades than take challenging courses.

When you have even modest success in advanced or accelerated courses, it indicates to a college that you can handle challenging courses – like those you will find in college. 562 more words


Smoking doesn't kill (Mike Pence) ???

As published in Business Insider, Jan. 21, 2017, 10:00 AM, http://www.businessinsider.com/mike-pence-smoking-doesnt-kill-2017-1  Mike Pence wrote an op-ed article in 2000 stating

  • “Despite the hysteria from the political class and the media, smoking doesn’t kill.
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Health Care

Top Nutrition Myths

Top Nutrition Myths Busted

Every year nutrition myths saturate the fitness world. These nutrition myths are developed by so called “gym experts” and advertisements.  The purpose of this blog is to deconstruct these nutrition myths. 229 more words


The Piper's Tale

Many long years ago there was a man living in the village of Derrytrask, whom many considered to be a bit of an ‘eejit’. To prove their view of the man, they would point to the way he was demonstratively fond of music but had never been able to learn to play more than one tune on his pipes, namely the “Black Rogue”. 1,383 more words