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Family

Having Difficult Conversations about Addiction

It’s never easy to have conversations about addiction, especially if it involves dealing with a loved one who doesn’t appear ready to confront the issue. As someone who truly cares, you want to be there for the person and help them cope with the issues that are certain to arise […]

Leadership

How to Deal with Difficult People in Your Team

Life is full of challenges, but few are as difficult as having to work closely with people whose behavior exceeds what you consider acceptable. Since these people could impact your work life significantly, here are some ideas that can help: In general, follow the philosophy of the Serenity Prayer. […]

Leadership

How to Work with a Difficult Boss

You seldom get to choose your boss. What you do get to do is influence how you work together. It is not the boss’s job to make you happy. And since you spend more time being influenced by your boss than by people outside work, do whatever you can to […]

Windows

Linux versus Windows: Pros and Cons

When choosing an operating system, you are looking above all for extended functionality, stability, security, and reliability. For a long time, Linux pranced at the top of software in terms of stability, before being overtaken by Windows. Regarding security, however, Linux seems to retain a certain advantage, given that it is less […]

Nutrition

What To Do If That Supermarket Chicken Smells Funky

Commercially canned meals are positioned in a sterile, vacuum-sealed container and warmth processed at 250°F (121°C). This process kills microorganisms, halts enzymes from forming, and prevents new bacteria from entering the stored meals. The guidelines are totally different for processed pork products. Unopened packages of scorching dogs and lunch meat […]