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44 Resume Writing Tips

1. Know the purpose of your resume Some people write a resume as if the purpose of the document was to land a job. As a result they end up with a really long and boring piece that makes them look like desperate job hunters. The objective of your resume is to land an interview, … Continue reading

List of California Colleges and Universities

Four-year institutions California State University California Maritime Academy, (Vallejo) California Polytechnic State University, (San Luis Obispo) California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, (Pomona) California State University, Bakersfield, (Bakersfield) California State University, Channel Islands, (Camarillo) California State University, Chico, (Chico) California State University, Dominguez Hills, (Carson) California State University, East Bay, (Hayward) California State University, Fresno, (Fresno) … Continue reading

Great Job Interview Tips

1. Relax. On my first “professional” job interview after college, the interviewer at IBM gave me some great advice – just take a deep breath and relax. The person who is interviewing you knows that almost everyone has some degree of nervousness during the process, and will not think you’re weird or hiding something if … Continue reading

List of great “help for homework” websites

Here are a listing of sites to assist you with homework. I hope this helps. http://www.kitzkikz.com/flashcards/index.php site that allows you to print out printable flashcards. http://webmath.com/ A site that helps you with Math http://www.unscramble.net/modules.php?name=Unscramble unscrambles words to word searches and crosswords. http://www.asknumbers.com/LengthConversion.aspx A site that helps you with Math http://www.helpwithfractions.com/fraction-calculator.html A site that helps you with Math http://www.algebrahelp.com/calculators/fractions/operations/ A site that … Continue reading

How to deal with depression

If you have a tendency to feel down, and it seems to cause some strong negative thoughts, you may want to see your doctor about being diagnosed with depression. If you just had a baby or your wife had a baby, you could be suffering from post-partum depression. Or if you lost your job or … Continue reading

Low Cost Recipes

Here are a list of websites for budget friendly meals: http://allrecipes.com//HowTo/cooking-on-a-budget/Detail.aspx http://www.betterbudgeting.com/frugalrecipelist.htm http://www.eatingonabudget.com/  http://www.myrecipes.com/recipes/budget-recipes/ http://www.cheapcooking.com/ http://www.thriftyfun.com/Recipes_Cheap%20Meals_833_844.html http://www.budget101.com/frugal/ramen-noodle-recipes-1548/

How to discipline children without spanking

Model what you want your child to learn. Many of us begin to reconsider spanking when we figure out that children learn more from our actions than they do from anything we tell them. Through being spanked, children learn that hitting is acceptable and that it’s okay for them to be hit. Modeling a respectful … Continue reading

Preventing STD’s Tips

Preventing HIV and Other STDs With Safe Sex Do you think that practicing safe sex takes the joy out of sex? It doesn’t have to. Safe sex practices simply combine the greatest pleasure with the least risk of contracting HIV and other sexually transmitted disease (STDs), such as herpes or syphilis. Safe sex can actually … Continue reading

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Tips on how to quit smoking

1. Believe in yourself. Believe that you can quit. Think about some of the most difficult things you have done in your life and realize that you have the guts and determination to quit smoking. It’s up to you. 2. After reading this list, sit down and write your own list, customized to your personality … Continue reading