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The Art Of Convincing Your Boss To Let You Work Remotely Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic

With the pandemic life becoming regulated (thanks to the ‘new normal’ terms), more and more offices are demanding their employees to get back to work in their physical offices. While most employees are okay with this, others are anxious about traveling to work and coming into contact with people. If your boss is calling you […]

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How To Be Kind To Your Coworkers Amid The Coronavirus Pandemic [World Kindness Day 2020]

The coronavirus outbreak has forced most of us into uncomfortable situations resulting in a severe personal and professional life imbalance. With responsibilities piling up on the work front, the boundaries between WFH and personal leisure time are also blurring. Many coworkers view talking about their problems as a sign of weakness or vulnerability. However, if […]

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Co-Living US

Help! My Roomi Still Believes In Coronavirus Conspiracy Theories

It’s been close to half a year that we’ve been dealing with the throes of the pandemic. (Time flies by really quick, don’t you think)? The ever-rising poll of deaths, fatalities, and unemployment has left us stuck in our apartments with a mirage of emotions that accompany us while we traverse this weird and confusing […]

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Deep Clean And Sanitize Your Apartment Room-By-Room

This is one of those ‘eww, gross’ facts but did you know that about 70% to 80% of the dust in your house is from the dead skin cells we shed, tiny fibers from our clothes and dried feaces and corpses of dust mites? Yuck! Regular cleaning will help you keep surfaces clean, but deep […]

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Co-Living US

Help! My Roommate Is Showing COVID Symptoms. What Should I Do?

Unfortunately, COVID 19 is an unwelcome guest in the world that is either keeping us trapped at home or feeling on edge with our masks on every time we step out. And if you live with roommates, an inevitable panic can set in, even in our safe spaces at home. You find yourself worrying about […]

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Should I Adopt A Pet In The Midst Of The Coronavirus Pandemic?

So you’re a big animal lover, and adopting a furry friend has been on your mind forever now. You didn’t adopt before because you weren’t sure of your schedule and didn’t have the time to care for a little one. Things have changed drastically since then – and now you have all the time in […]

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10 Jobs Created Because Of The Coronavirus Pandemic

The current coronavirus pandemic has changed the job market overnight and impacted job security, employment and the economy. According to new data from the US Department of Labor, the unemployment rate rose to 4.4% in the most significant one-month jump since 1975. The hospitality and leisure industry accounted for more than half of the cuts. […]

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List Of Necessities To Keep At Home During COVID 2020

When you’re prepared for the unexpected, you can readily embrace last-minute accidents or a change of plans without feeling like you’re losing control. Earlier this year, we saw how COVID 19 sneaked up on us, reshaping our society in lasting ways. When an emergency strikes, it’s never expected. It could be an earthquake, or a […]

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Quarantine Diaries: Why is my skin breaking out even in quarantine?

Is your otherwise behaved skin misbehaving in self-quarantine? You’re not using makeup or subjecting your skin to harsh sun and pollution. You’re also following a whole Instagram-worthy skincare regime, yet those darn bumps won’t go away. Your girlfriends seem to be in the same fix (nope, obviously not those lucky ones blessed with flawless skin… […]

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The Best Travel Books For A Virtual Journey Through The United States

“I want to take a year off and travel the world.” You might have pondered this to yourself plenty of times. Maybe you had finally saved enough money too, and you were just about ready to set forth into the world. Unfortunately, with covid travel restrictions and the world of travel coming to a halt, […]