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We can no longer have a conversation for the words.

I want to take a few moments to expose myself – wait, that doesn’t sound good – but it’s true. Despite the fact that my butt is numb because I’ve been sitting here for… 746 more words


Five Obfuscating Business Verbs

I’ve just learned five new business verbs: onboard, level-set, operationalize, descope, and action-plan.

One meaning of to onboard is “to train new employees.” The expression is so common that many professional sites actually use the labels… 558 more words

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pull: lôi, kéo, giật

lift: nâng, nhấc lên

put: đặt, để

take: cầm, nắm

hang: treo, mắc

carry: mang, vác, khuân

hit: đánh

knock: gõ cửa, đập, đánh… 141 more words

Anh Văn Dành Cho Người Mất Căn Bản

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I met J through Buffy the Vampire Slayer forums.

Our online friendship became an offline one when she visited Los Angeles my second or third year of law school. 249 more words


Stop saying 'I'

On some level, we all want fans – people that rave about how great we are. Yet when we find the spotlight aimed at us, why do we block our fans and push people away with one simple letter – ‘I’?   346 more words



                 Vermicompost is the product or process of composting using various worms, usually red wigglers, white worms, and other earthworms to create a heterogeneous mixture of decomposing vegetable or food waste, bedding materials, and vermicast. 386 more words


Effective Leaders Value Input But Do Not Seek Consensus

Emma met with the fourteen employees in her department to get input on how they might deal with the recent spike in customer complaints.   Suggestions quickly focused on two options—an expensive training program for the entire department and the purchase of software from a different vendor. 190 more words

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