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War veterans find calm, focus through woodworking in Jackson

War veterans find calm, focus through woodworking in Jackson
U.S. Army Sgt. Ray King, an Iraq war veteran, joins other servicemen at the American Legion Post 43 for part of the 21st Century Heroes wood-carving camp Oct. 18 in Jackson. The nonprofit organization aims to support veterans' mental health by teaching …
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UN group condemns Malaysia's 'arbitrary' detention of Anwar Ibrahim
“The Working Group considers that the adequate remedy would be to release Mr Ibrahim immediately, and ensure that his political rights that were removed based on his arbitrary detention be reinstated,” said the report by the Working Group on Arbitrary …
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Top 10 Work-From-Home Jobs: Here's Where To Find Them And Thousands More

Top 10 Work-From-Home Jobs: Here's Where To Find Them And Thousands More
Thirty-one percent of U.S. employees work from home, according to a survey by the Flex+Strategy Group. And more than a third of U.S. companies offer at least part-time telecommuting, while 22 percent offer full-time telecommuting, according to a study …
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5 Reasons Midlifers May Not Want To Work From Home
Almost everybody, it seems, would prefer to work from home — including boomers. In fact, 36 percent of all workers said they would choose the ability to work from home over a pay raise and 80 percent call working from home "a major perk," according to …
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Federal employees encouraged to work from home during papal visit
Pope Francis waves to faithful as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015. Federal employees are encouraged to work from home to avoid crowds and traffic… WASHINGTON — Increased …
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Small businesses find space at new center in downtown Duluth

Small businesses find space at new center in downtown Duluth
Jennifer Maki, who owns Divine Destinations travel agency, adds personal touches to her new office at the Regus business center in downtown Duluth. “It's such a fun, cozy personal space,” said Maki, who chose an office without a window. “If I have a …
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Small business owners scaling back amid 'uncertain' economy
Linda Passante has ridden the boom-and-bust economic cycles of New York City over the last 20 years, and current conditions feel like a bottom to her. “These are anxious times for a small-business owner in NYC,” said the CEO of The Halo Group, …
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Small business embraces trade pacts
Several business leaders emphasized that new trade agreements could provide stronger intellectual property protection, eliminate non-tariff barriers and reduce regulatory risk. Through TPA, Congress outlines the priorities and objectives for …
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Small business management open enrollment now open
Business owners may request an application from their chamber by going to http://sbm.chemeketa.edu or calling (503) 316-3237. Local design company's new facility to open this summer. Golden Rule Remodeling & Design will open the doors to its new …
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