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Four overlooked business opportunities that can benefit every professional

- The modern marketplace is more cluttered today with new ideas, technologies, concepts, strategies, tips, and trends than ever before. Indeed, given the sheer amount of competition in just about every field, it can be difficult for young entrepreneurs to get a foothold in a new industry.

Five shrewd employment options for liberal arts majors

- The weeks and months following college graduation can be some of the most stressful, exciting, and confusing times for young professionals. Indeed, trying to figure out where to apply for jobs, what industries to explore, and how best to secure a new line of work can be as draining as the actual job itself!

How charitable giving soothes the soul

- Feeling good is not always easy. The world can be a crazy place and there are all sorts of terrible news stories airing around the clock. If you feel like you are drowning in the negative vibes, you might want to discover how you can break free and restore your faith in humanity.
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A brief insight about the male sex hormone

- Testosterone is the primary sex hormone in the male body that plays a key role in developing reproductive tissues and promoting sexual characteristics.

How you can sell a book like a professional to different types of readers

- Selling your book involves optimizing the entire process of marketing and advertising of your book, focusing on the right target audience, and narrowing on your strategy, which gets a maximum sale for your book. Let's talk about a couple of steps.

Appian to invest $28.4 million to expand headquarters in Fairfax County

- Appian, a leading low-code and business process management platform provider, will invest $28.4 million to expand its headquarters operation in Fairfax County.

How will the tax bill impact Medicare?

- The Republicans have managed to pass the tax bill in the House and it was presented to Senate. There were thoughts that the Senate won’t hesitate much in approving the bill, too. But what does the bill have in it? How will the tax bill impact Medicare? 

Buying guide for the best goalkeeper gloves

- Soccer! There are just too many enthusiasms related to this sport. And every soccer fans hope is mainly stuck to the goalkeeper of their favorite team. That’s because the goalkeeper takes more responsibility than any other player in the team.

AAA: Vehicles 10 years and older twice as likely to end up stranded roadside

- As 64 percent of family travelers gear up for a road trip this summer, AAA warns that the majority of U.S. vehicles are at a higher-than-average risk for a breakdown.
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Cadence Inc. to be acquired by Kohlberg & Company

- Cadence Inc., a leading provider of complex high-precision components and finished devices for advanced surgical and specialty industrial applications, announced today the signing of a definitive agreement to be acquired by Kohlberg & Company.

Hidden tax: Motorists pay $76 billion in 2018 in gas taxes

- Against a backdrop of gas prices that have risen sharply in the last two weeks, motorists are sure to be upset: they’ll be paying $4 billion more in gasoline taxes in 2018 than they did in 2017. That’s $76 billion, or $208 million every day, up from the $72 billion total in 2017.
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How to host a successful company picnic this summer

- A company picnic can be a great way to bring all your co-workers together in one place, so every member of staff can get to know one another on a personal level and have a little fun.
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12 activities to upgrade your writing skills to the next level

- Perfect writing skills could be acquired only by constant practice and diligence. No one was born a great writer. Every person may become a writer if he or she is enough studious and decisive.

Six great reasons to book a villa instead of a hotel on your next vacation

- When taking a vacation, the accommodation that you choose can make or break the experience. Whilst a hotel room can be a great choice for anybody who simply wants a warm bed and a clean bathroom for a few days, those wanting a little bit more from the place they’re staying in should consider booking a villa instead.
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Greater Augusta Regional Chamber of Commerce presents women’s power conference

- The Women of Influence Network Summit will take place at Mary Baldwin University on Tuesday, April 24th from 11:30 pm - 5:00 pm.
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How media training prepares you for the camera?

- Media attention can be a game changer for anyone, it changes your social dynamic, but it’s up to you whether you let this chance make or break you. Following, we are giving you some basic tips to help you survive.

Dominion Energy, Appalachian Power Co. customers to get rate reductions in July

- The State Corporation Commission is ensuring that Dominion Energy Virginia and Appalachian Power Company reduce rates in July so that their respective customers receive the benefits of the corporate tax cut contained in federal tax legislation passed by Congress in December 2017.
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Spring allergies can impact hearing loss

- Spring allergies cause millions of Americans to experience issues with sneezing, itching, watery eyes and sinus pressure. Those same allergies can impact those with hearing loss.

Gerber to relocate U.S. headquarters to Arlington County

- Gerber Products Company, a leader in early childhood nutrition and subsidiary of Nestlé S.A., will invest $5 million to relocate its U.S. headquarters from New Jersey to the new U.S. corporate headquarters operation of its sister company, Nestlé USA, in Arlington County.
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Dominion Energy hosts Solarbrations: Announces expansion of Solar for Students program

- Dominion Energy is expanding its Solar for Students program in Virginia to give more students the chance to observe and learn how power is generated by the sun.

GasBuddy Virginia weekly gas price update, outlook

- Average retail gasoline prices in Virginia have risen 5.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.53/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 4,081 gas outlets in Virginia.
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Earth Talk: Toxic BPA in cans, food storage containers, suggestions for avoiding it

- If you like the occasional can of tomato soup or diced pears, chances are you’re walking around with trace amounts of bisphenol A (BPA) in your bloodstream.
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AAA: Gas prices back on the rise

- Gas prices across the Mid-Atlantic region have resumed their upward climb following days of inactivity. The increase is the result of ongoing tension in the Middle East offsetting U.S. crude oil production and inventory.

Transforming your hobby into a business

- Do you have a hobby, craft, or skill that you can transform into a career? Many of us dream of abandoning the 9-5 in favour of following our dreams, and it needn’t be as daunting as you expect! In this article, we’ll look at the steps you can take to create a business from your hobby.