Tag Archives: Digital Distraction

Managing Your Online Reputation

In a time when the average young employee has at least 15 coworkers friended on Facebook, it’s important to think about the consequences before getting into a heated Twitter feud, posting crazy party pictures, or making inappropriate jokes online. Although … Continue reading

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Applebyte: Cell Phone Safety

The recent study highlighted by the World Health Organization now categorizes cell phones as “possibly carcinogenic,” and the experts at ACI Specialty Benefits decided to address this discovery with some helpful tips to help limit personal exposure to cell phone … Continue reading

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Stay Safe from Cyberbullying

Headlines across the world every day highlight it. Governments are considering passing stricter laws about it. Celebrities are even getting involved in combating it. Kids have always been mean, but social media, texting, and constant interconnection have allowed some bullies to go too far. For some, it’s opened the … Continue reading

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Feuding on Facebook

From passive-aggressive status updates to nasty comments meant to provoke a reaction, fighting in public has taken on a whole new meaning in the world of Facebook.  As more and more people take to the keyboard to vent about relationship … Continue reading

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Information Saturation: How to Deal

  By Laura McDermott Ever sit down to work on a report, but spend an hour responding to emails instead? Or completed a full day’s list of to-do’s without really tackling anything important? In a time when “Google” is officially … Continue reading

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Survival Strategies for the Wired and Tired

Texting at the dinner table, tweeting from the delivery room, breaking up on Facebook– technology has turned life upside down and created completely new ways of living, working and interacting socially. After spending an average of 15.9 hours a day … Continue reading

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