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The Burden of Secrets: Overcoming Depression

This motivational speaker shares his depression and near-suicide story and identifies seven steps to healing.

How Fast Should You Reply to Work Emails?

How long do you have to reply to an email you receive at work? Is it one hour, five minutes or a day? It depends on where you work and who is sending the email.

When Will My Twentysomething Truly Grow Up?

If you're worrying whether your twentysomething kid will ever grow up, have no fear. A new survey shows that it will soon get better.

The 'Fiddler' Lyricist Going Strong at 90

At 90 years old, the legendary lyricist Sheldon Harnick is still keeping busy with projects. Here's his secret to both the longevity of his iconic work, 'Fiddler on the Roof,' and his career.

5 Companies With Part-Time Jobs and Benefits, Too

At these companies, including Starbucks, REI and Whole Foods, you don't have to work full-time to get a 401(k) or insurance

Why and When Denial Is Good For Caregivers

Some experts believe denial can be an effective tool for caregivers. Just be careful that it's only used as mini-breaks in reality.

The New Bond Girl Is 50. So?

Monica Bellucci, 50, is the oldest Bond Girl ever casted and controversy is swirling whether her age means anything.

10 Who Should Be In The Rock and Roll Hall

The author explains why these artists should be shoo-ins to enter The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. What’s your vote?

What's Keeping the Unemployed From Getting Jobs

MIT Professor Ofer Sharone, author of Flawed System/Flawed Self, has found two key reasons people aren't getting hired and has four tips to help them land jobs.

Should You Bother to Rebalance Your Portfolio?

Walter Updegrave, editor of the RealDealRetirement blog, says you generally should rebalance, but not for the reason you may think.

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