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6 things you can do to be more productive this year

(BPT) – Time. You never seem to have enough of it. Whether it’s work, family commitments, your kids or your spouse, there’s always someone or something that needs your time. And imagine the chaos if you were to actually want a little time for yourself as well. You can’t create more time, but you can […]

The right tools can help you make home repairs and DIY after disasters

(BPT) – The life of a homeowner is unpredictable. It is inevitable you will encounter necessary home fixes and even an occasional disaster. From storm-damaged roofs and extended power outages to a cabinet door ready to fall off its hinges, it’s important to fix issues quickly before they become a hazard to your family, pets […]

What You Need for Your Gaming Haven

From PC to the Xbox One, Wii U and PlayStation 4, gaming is more popular ever. But, your gaming experience can quickly be ruined by a lumpy couch and the sun casting glare on the TV or monitor. So, what can you do about it? Well, here are some tips to get your pad functioning […]

Phipps to Host Hothouse Happy Hours for Young Professionals

Pittsburgh, Pa.—On Feb. 19, from 6 – 8 p.m., Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, in partnership with the Pittsburgh Urban Magnet Project (PUMP), will host Hothouse Happy Hours, a 21 + event for young professionals, featuring specialty drinks, inspired bites and dynamic special guests. Held in the public garden’s Tropical Forest Conservatory, this event is the first of […]

7 big (but easy) ways businesses can reduce employee absenteeism

(BPT) – An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure – especially for small businesses grappling with the high costs of worker absenteeism. Employee time lost to health issues costs American businesses $84 billion a year. For U.S. businesses, helping workers stay healthy costs far less than the financial impact of having them […]

98% of you will have your mind blown by this…..

Humor me – give this a try, and make sure you comment with your result….

How a smart meter can shut off your home

How A Smart Meter Can Shut Off Your Home’s Power [Infographic] – By the team at Jones Oil

How to beat Facebook addiction