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Why are we sleeping with our phones?


When you woke up this morning, did you reach for your cell phone? Was it right next to the bed? Or under your pillow? Did you use it as an alarm clock? And if you did what was the first thing you did after you disabled the alarm? Read email? Check Facebook? Tweet? If the [...]

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America: Land Of The Partners, Home Of The Selfless.


Today, many Americans will be celebrating July 4th with fireworks and barbecues. But how much thought have you given to the true spirit of Independence Day? As a country, America loves to consider the word “independent” as an adjectival calling card of sorts. Not only is America frequently thought of as a superpower responsible for [...]

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