How to remain productive when working remotely
(Careers ~ 08/05/17)
According to recent Stanford University research, more than 10% of the U.S. workforce now works remotely or from home. This setup can be beneficial for everyone--managers get more productive workers due to eliminating a commute time, and workers get to concentrate on their duties without too much micromanaging from their bosses. Working from home in your ...
Offering Tours of Buckminster Fuller Dome Home
(Submitted Story ~ 08/05/17)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TITLE: Fuller Dome Home Tours Scheduled for Eclipse Weekend Public tours of the iconic R. Buckminster Fuller Geodesic Dome Residence in Carbondale, Illinois, will be conducted during the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse weekend. The non-profit Fuller Dome Home organization will be hosting the tours on August 19 and 20 from 10:00 a.m. ...
These 7 work stereotypes about millennials are NOT necessarily true
(Careers ~ 08/05/17)
Millennials have been told for a decade just how bad they are at life. They're lazy, live with their parents, are totally entitled, etc. The list goes on. If you're a millennial, this can do a lot to hamper your self-esteem and even your career goals. But a lot of the hate out there is ...
Out of the past: Aug. 5
(Out of the Past ~ 08/05/17)
Longtime Cape Girardeau County Associate Commissioner Leonard F. Sander was unseated in the Republican primary yesterday; Sander, seeking his ninth two-year term on the commission, lost to Larry Bock by a margin of 267 votes; Bock will face George Cox in November, who was unopposed in the Democratic primary...
Today in History
(National News ~ 08/05/17)
Today in History Today is Saturday, Aug. 5, the 217th day of 2017. There are 148 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On August 5, 1957, the teenage dance show "American Bandstand," hosted by Dick Clark, made its network debut on ABC-TV. The British cartoon character Andy Capp, created by Reginald Smythe, first appeared in the Daily Mirror...
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