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People Are Afraid to Ask for a Pay Raise

People Are Afraid to Ask for a Pay Raise

Many Americans would rather get a root canal or be audited by the Internal Revenue Service, than ask for a pay raise, according to a new report form staffing firm Robert Half.

That’s a shame, because Robert Half – in research conducted as part of its Confidence Matters project — reveals…

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Fireworks Safety Tips

Fireworks Safety Tips

We all love a good fireworks display on July 4th. Whether it’s a big, booming public display or a few Roman candles in the backyard, nothing screams “Independence” quite like a few brightly-colored explosions.

However, we all need to be careful: 230 people on average go the emergency…

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B-But Aren’t We British, After All?

B-But Aren’t We British, After All?

Believe it or not, you would have been considered a radical and a troublemaker if — back in 1775 — you advocated for American independence. Most of the people in the 13 colonies considered themselves to be British. The thought of being anything else just seemed strange.

Sure, people had some gripes…

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Are Millennials the New Baby Boomers?

Are Millennials the New Baby Boomers?

For many years the huge Baby Boom generation seemed to get all the attention. Subsequent waves of Gen X and Y members complained that they were overshadowed by the Boomers. Now that the Millennial generation has overtaken the Boomers in size, are they the new “it” generation?

According to the…

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