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FrontPoint Picks: Improving Your Work Day

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Listening to work horror stories from my friends always reminds me of how lucky I am to work in an open and casual environment, where I can wear a t-shirt and listen to music. Americans spend a lot of time working – much of their lives, in fact. According to the Bureau of Labor Services,…

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FrontPoint Picks: The Best Apps for Outdoor Activities

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My favorite Memorial Day memory is when my dad tried to barbecue for the very first time. ‘Tried’ is the key word and despite his valiant effort, the burnt lumps of meat were simply not appetizing. Our family was forced to pick up McDonald’s for dinner. Don’t let this happen to you this Memorial Day….

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FrontPoint Picks: Armed Forces Day

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Raise your U.S. flags and salute a member of the military today – it’s Armed Forces Day! It all began on August 31, 1949, when Secretary of Defense Louis Johnson announced the creation of an Armed Forces Day as a replacement for the separate Army, Navy and Air Force Days. The first unified celebration of…

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FrontPoint Picks: Happy Mother’s Day!

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The story I’m told is that I was a handful when I was a young kid. Sure, I was usually calm and quiet, but I was also overly curious. And that got me in trouble. Prickly little bugs? Let me hug you (I am now deathly afraid of bugs). Potted plants? I shall free you…

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FrontPoint Picks: May the Fourth Be With You

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May the Fourth be with you. Okay, so technically we have to wait another day until we celebrate the unofficial Star Wars holiday, but I didn’t see any harm in starting early. Earlier this week, I plopped down on my couch and watched the original trilogy for the umpteenth time (I’ve lost count), but this time with a…

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