Inspiring Educational Focus in a World of Distraction


Anyone who was once a child themselves (which is all of us, probably), knows how difficult it can be to focus on school. This remains true for the kids of today, especially with all of the different distractions readily available to them. A desire to learn is a treasure that too many children miss out on, but there are ways to prevent that from happening. This infographic that was created by book publisher Chronicle Books, shares some great ways to get your child excited about school and prepare them for a future full of learning and discovery. Presented by MyChronicleBooks […]

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How to Stay Married for Years to Come

He really does love me

Whether you’re in a great marriage or you’re getting ready to take the plunge, we all know that marriage – even the best ones – isn’t easy. How do you stay in marriage bliss (or at least keep your head above water) throughout the rest of your life? Read on for tips from happy couples. 1. Sometimes, you have to just go to bed, even if you’re still angry. Talking huge problems through is a must, but when it comes to the smaller ones – or the big ones that may take several conversations to muddle through – sometimes you […]

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Reasons Why More People Are Getting ID Theft Protection

A Vision is Lost

There are several reasons why more and more people are getting identity theft protection. The main reason is that a growing number of people are doing all kinds of business online. Banking online is convenient and saves a person a trip to the bank’s location. Shopping online is appealing to people who like to avoid shopping in malls and individual retail stores. Doing business online makes people more vulnerable to cyber thieves who want to steal the identities of individuals with good credit. Take a look at just a few of the reasons why people are signing up for protection […]

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Support The Sport

Whether you play sports or your children play sports, you can get various items to show the spirit of whatever sport is involved. There are items that can be placed on and inside the car, clothing that can be worn on game day and special treasures that will make the athlete remember playing for years to come. Air fresheners are an idea for a gift to give the members of the team so that they can all have something that is alike. Car magnets are very popular with parents as well as athletes who can drive. You can choose from […]

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5 Reasons Why You’re a Better Driver Than Your Parents

Your parents may have had the advantage of learning to drive first and so have years more experience when it comes to driving. However, times have changed and you may not realise it, but you may actually be a better driver than your parents now. For one thing learning to drive considering the traffic situation today gives you an edge, plus in order to obtain your licence you have to take (and retake for some) numerous driving lessons and tests before you are considered worthy of the privilege of hitting the roads on your own. Learning to drive makes you […]

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Reasons Print on Demand Works

Part of the delicate balance of publishing used to lie in knowing how many copies of a book needed to printed for a single run. Publishers played an educated guessing game about how many copies would sell, how many were needed for review copies and how many would sit for months in distribution warehouses. The ratio with the highest profit margin usually was the winner in this guessing game. Print on demand publishing at sites like has changed the game by removing most of the guesswork. One of its greatest glories has been the flexibility to print only the […]

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Getting a Social Worker Degree Means Helping Others

Can you name something better than working to help people find homes, to find a way to eat and to work to better themselves into becoming an integral part of society no matter what unfortunate cards they may have been dealt? The answer should be that there are very few things better than helping those in need. The oppressed, the downtrodden and the unfortunate are the kind of individuals whom social workers work with every single day. They ensure that no person should have to live in a despairing situation without some sort of hope. With 15 percent of the […]

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Four Signs Your Son is Ready for Boarding School

You know that your son is struggling to stay in school and away from trouble, but it is difficult to determine when he has crossed that line signifying the need for substantial intervention. One of the best thing you can do for any troubled teen is to remove them from their current environment in which they have failed to thrive. Yet, doing that is incredibly difficult because you don’t want him to feel removed from your life or unwanted in any way. To help you make this difficult decision, consider four signs that any boy is in need of guidance, […]

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Get an Online Degree in Social Work

A rewarding career in social work might be in your future. Get your degree with online courses. Social work is one of the caring professions that reflect the humanity of person-to-person interaction and help. An individual with a Master’s Degree in Social Work can pursue a number of different career paths in social work: o Counseling in a clinical and informal situation o Family and community support through administering social programs o Supervision and care of the elderly in nursing homes o Counselling students at school o Community work with teens and young adults o Substance-abuse counseling for all ages […]

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