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Don’t Make These Resume Goofs

If your email address is "drunkpartychick@something.com" or "jeffreydahmerwannabe@serialkillers.com," you ought not include it on a resume.

Including raunchy and inappropriate email addresses is one of the biggest mistakes you can make on your resume when you're trying to land a new job. What are some other big goofs?

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If You Have One of These Jobs, You May Gain Weight

As I sit here at work snacking on chex mix, I present this question to ponder: What are the jobs most at risk for weight gain?

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School’s Out, Why Can’t Workers be Released for the Summer?

We grew up having our summers free, out of school. Why can't that yearly sabbatical continue into adulthood?

Could you imagine having the summers off? We'd be at Lake Sam Rayburn every day sunning ourselves, not thinking about conference calls and work meetings and deadlines. We could go the the movies whenever we wanted, and go out to lunch and down a margarita with the quesadillas if we wanted to. You can see I've put some thought into this.

Some offices do relax a bit during the summer. My spouse's office hours end at 3:00pm four days out of the week during the summer. What summer benefit would you most like to see?

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More Job Seekers are Getting Tattoos Removed

Gotten any tattoos removed lately? If so, you're not alone. A survey conducted by The Patient’s Guide, an online skincare reference center, shows laser tattoo removals are up by 32 percent this year compared to 2011.

Why?

And will you keep your tattoo into your eighties? One of my family members did.

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Texas To Close Nine Postal Centers, Tyler Affected

Are you aware the USPS (United States Postal Service) first class stamped mail has reduced from 52 billion to 26 billion deliveries in 9 years?  Why?  Today, the "mailbox is now in the computer".  Okay, let me put this into perspective.  You own a business that ships 100 units annually in 2003.  In 2012, you now move 50 units yearly.  Something has to give, right?

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‘Forest Country Job Fair’ Right Around The Corner

I know it's early, but I want to mention the Forest Country Job Fair rapidly approaching on Tuesday, May 22nd (10 a.m. to 3 p.m.), being presented by the Lufkin Chamber of Commerce .  Whether you are currently unemployed, or looking for new 'digs', then this may be a great step in the right direction.

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Second Annual GenTX Day Set for May 4

Next week you may be seeing college t-shirts everywhere in Texas.

Next Friday, May 4 is the second annual GenTX Day, when students across the state spend the day surrounded by people wearing college t-shirts. You'll see college t-shirts at the office and at stores and restaurants, and even teachers and staff at schools will trade the business casual clothes for big bold letters and mascot faces, all to support life after high school. All who wear the gear will be sending the message that a college education is a good investment. How does it work?

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Cop Faces Charges After Stealing Food from Work Fridge

At one point or another, we’ve all fallen victim to the theft of food from an office fridge. In general, most of us chalk it up as a minor annoyance. But police in Deer Park, Texas were so fed up with an office thief that they ran a sting to catch him in the act. And, it turns out, the culprit was a cop.

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What’s the Toughest Job in the World?

It's hard to argue with the claim that military soldiers have the most stressful jobs in the world. Thanks guys and gals for all the work you do!

If you're looking for a low-key job with the least amount of stress, look no further than a position as a hairstylist. Really? Trying to make grouchy customers happy all day is not stressful? See what other jobs made the most-stressful, and least-stressful lists, according to CareerCast.com.

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Dumb Holiday Gift Ideas for Your Co-workers

Are you exchanging gifts with your co-workers this year? Many offices do have a gift exchange, and Careerbuilder.com asked folks to recall the most memorable gifts. These are some doozies.

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What Annoys You at Work?

Do you keep to yourself at work and try to ignore all those annoying things your co-workers do?

Linkedin did a survey, and that revealed quite a few things that upset co-workers. Surely YOU don't do any of these things.  It's just those dang colleagues of yours.
 
Top Five Pet Peeves in the U.S.:

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