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Moose on the Loose in the XL Country Studios

Today, Amy from the XL Morning show talked me into putting on the head of a moose costume, and scaring our HR lady here in the office. Since, I'm a push over and easily influenced, I decided to do it...

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You Spend Almost $5,000 of Your Salary on Work-Related Expenses Every Year

Good to know.  That's a vacation!

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How To Handle A Crying Coworker

If you've ever had a coworker start crying at the office, you know how awkward it is.

So awkward that you probably get irritated at the person for making you uncomfortable. Here's a list of six slightly more appropriate reactions.

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When Is Your Least Productive Time of Day?

Working that job 9-5 can be a drain... but you have to keep on chugging along.  When you are working/ emailing/ planning for the weekend/ Facebooking, what is your most productive time of day?  I'd say mine is my lunch break!  But I don't think they count that.

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The Top Eight Things That Stress People Out at Work

We all have some kind of stress at work.  If you don't, please let me know where you work, and if you're hiring!

A new survey by Harris Interactive came up with a list of the top eight things that stress people out at work...

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The Top Five Things That Can Get You Fired

A lot of people think they could never be fired, because they're good at their job. But being incompetent isn't the only reason people get pink slipped.

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7 Meaningless Phrases Everyone Uses On Their Resume

According to a survey of hiring managers by OfficeTeam, these are seven phrases you should avoid putting on your resume, because they're OVERUSED and MEANINGLESS.  Here they are, along with the ways to REPLACE them.

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Office Food – Love It Or Leave It?

Pretty much every day, I find some kind of food in our kitchen at work.

Sometimes it's store bought donuts.  Sometimes, home made goodies...

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Have You Ever Texted In Sick To Work?

Calls are on the outs.  Texts are in.  Way in. 

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Embarrassing Holiday Work Parties

A survey has found that one in four of us will kiss a colleague at their work Christmas party over the coming weeks.

1/3 of the people who work in PR said they have taken a coworker home for the night...

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Employees Under 30 More Likely To Call In Sick

Workers under 30 are twice as likely to take time off if they have a cold than the older generation, according to a survey.

A poll of 3,000 adults found the fast-paced modern workplace is taking its toll on younger workers...

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Workers Win Lottery After Getting Laid Off

Everyone always dreams of winning the lottery!  Good news for 18 people who currently won big!!

OTTAWA, Canada — Disappointment turned into celebration and happiness after a group of manufacturing plant employees in Ottawa won $7 million in the lottery a day after their company announced layoffs, reported CBC News.

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