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Domestic Violence Can Spill Over Into the Workplace

Did you know that, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), every nine seconds a woman in the U.S. is assaulted or beaten?  That every day in the U.S. three women are murdered by their boyfriends or husbands?  … Continue reading

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Working Parents – Managing Workplace and Parenting Stress

Every morning you scurry around your home preparing your family for the day.  Walk the dog, pack lunches, zipper up the kids’ coats, grab backpacks and run out the door just in time to meet the school bus.  You’re halfway … Continue reading

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Covering for a Poor Worker

As you prepare to write your 2012 performance evaluation, are you uneasy about possible shortcomings because you’ve been covering for a coworker? The evidence may be elusive:  you find yourself frequently staying late and working long hours to finish projects, … Continue reading

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Holiday Celebrations Can Intensify Loneliness

November and December are packed with holidays:  Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Islamic New Year, Christmas and New Year’s Day, along with other religious celebrations.  These special days are times to celebrate with family gatherings, religious observations, festive foods and cherished traditions. However, … Continue reading

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Watch for Signs of Alcohol Abuse in the Workplace

Many of us enjoy alcoholic beverages in moderation.  Healthy guidelines suggest limiting alcohol to one drink a day for women and older adults, and two drinks per day for men. Alcoholic beverages complement most types of food, and can certainly … Continue reading

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June is National Safety Month

The National Safety Council (NSC), a nonprofit organization with a mission to save lives by preventing accidental injuries and deaths, has designated June as National Safety Month.  The goals of this annual observance are to educate individuals, corporations and institutions … Continue reading

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