Today’s Home Spun Wisdom Archive
RISMEDIA, Nov. 15, 2007-According to a new survey released by Vault.com, 44% of employers use social networking Web sites like MySpace and Facebook to examine the profiles of job candidates, and 39% have looked up the profile of a current employee.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 14, 2007-Whether you're at NAR or any other industry conventions, you may know the feeling. That sleepless, hyperactive and completely sick to your stomach feeling. Most food at conventions and similar events isn't healthy in the least, but you can still follow the conventions of good health.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 13, 2007-(CNN)-Amid the rush and stress of business travel, nutrition is often pushed aside. While worrying about beating traffic, making flights, preparing for meetings and presentations, who has the time or the energy to think about eating healthfully?
RISMEDIA, Nov. 12, 2007-As if the opportunity to travel to Las Vegas for the 2007 REALTORS® Conference & Expo wasn't exciting enough, you can't visit the city of lights without networking at some of the city's best restaurants. Here, we've provided some MSN and Frommer's Las Vegas 2007 recommendations of the "best bets" Las Vegas has to offer.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 10, 2007-With only a few more days left until your departure to NAR's Annual Convention, many of you will find yourselves preparing for your flight.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 8, 2007-(About.com)-Napping can be a great way to catch up on sleep, increase productivity and become more creative. Napping puts the body in a relaxed state, which counteracts the effects of daily stress. Studies have shown that napping can actually decrease risk your of dying from heart disease.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 7, 2007-According to the latest Harris Poll, the number of adults who are online at home, in the office, at school, library or other locations continues to grow at a steady rate. In the past year, the number of online users has reached an estimated 178 million1, a ten percent increase.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 6, 2007-With holiday travel just around the corner, it's never too soon to start thinking about pet arrangements, especially with the increasing cost of airfare, gas prices, etc. But it's something that all pet owners must come to terms with whether you're heading on vacation, a work trip, experiencing illness and so forth.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 5, 2007-With Thanksgiving just weeks away and the December holidays looming, it's time to start thinking about travel arrangements to avoid any unnecessary holiday stress.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 3, 2007-While this past weekend spurred some confusion among some of our electronic devices, this weekend officially is the time to turn back the clock.
RISMEDIA, Nov. 1, 2007-Employees want colleagues to clean up their act in the workplace, including cutting down on idle chitchat, washing their own dirty dishes and be better at managing their time. In a pet peeves-themed survey released by Randstad USA, employees revealed their biggest annoyances in their places of work.
RISMEDIA, Oct. 31, 2007-Throughout movie history there have been creepy characters that leave a lasting impact that lingers long after the lights come up. This Halloween, TopTenREVIEWS.com announces its TopTenTM Creepiest Movie Characters.
By Andrea Coombes, MarketWatch
RISMEDIA, Oct. 30, 2007-(MarketWatch)-The rise of social-networking brings the convergence of your personal life with your work life online.
RISMEDIA, Oct. 29, 2007-According to a new survey released by Vault.com Inc., 37% of employees say they celebrate Halloween with their co-workers, and 27% dress up in costume.
By Marshall Loeb, MarketWatch
RISMEDIA, Oct. 26, 2007-(MarketWatch)-Is impulse buying taking a heavy toll on your budget? Here are six ways to get a handle on your spending: