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Planning Your Professional Wardrobe Part 2: Dressing for your Body Type

*This is part 2 of 3 from Planning Your Professional Wardrobe.
Dressing for your body type is key to looking great in a professional wardrobe.

Check your Silhouette
There are four main image types. Which one are you? (Wardrobe Recomm…

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Planning Your Professional Wardrobe Part 1: Your Professional Image

*This is Part 1 of 3 from Planning Your Professional Wardrobe.

A nice appearance is an investment in you. It gives you confidence and enhances how you want others to perceive you. Clothing speaks volumes about you, whether you are aware …

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Top Ten Most Wanted Bugs in Your Garden: Parasitic Wasp

*This is an excerpt from Top Ten Most Wanted Bugs in Your Garden, ANR-2283.
Aliases: fairy fly, chalcid
Wanted For: Parasitizing the eggs and larvae of cutworms, cabbage loopers, codling moths, tomato hornworms, as well as all stages of a…

How to Complete a Job Application

There is a cliché that says you should treat job hunting like a job. Focus daily on doing the right things to position yourself for the job or career you want. Plan ahead and know places where you want to pursue employment. Don’t let a b…

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Job Application Tips

An accurate and complete job application helps to increase your chances of landing the job you want in a timely manner.

The length of a job search varies from person-to-person. According to the United States Department of Labor’s Burea…

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Take Control: Financial Planning

Taking control of your financial life involves having and using the knowledge and skills needed to effectively manage your financial resources. Whatever your situation, there are things all consumers should know and be able to do. One of th…

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HYPE: Helping Youth Promote Empathy

Resource for youth ages 5–18
Developing tools to reduce bullying through empathy & understanding.

The National Center for Education Statistics reports that each year in America, 1 in 4 children are bullied. Bullying causes physica…

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GMO Food Facts: Bioengineered Crops

Farmers have purposefully changed the genetic makeup of crops since the beginning of domestic agriculture over 10,000 years ago. The variety of food choices we have today is a direct result of past and present methods of genetic modificatio…

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Opioid Crisis

At one point in our history, opioids were prescribed mainly to treat chronic pain related to active cancer or pain at the end-of-life. However, several decades ago, things began to change. Opioids could be used to treat other types of chron…

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