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Disconnecting From Work While On Vacation

Nowadays it is harder than ever to disconnect from electronics, especially during a vacation. A recent study says that 61 percent of those surveyed did at least some work while on their last vacation.

On top of that, many bosses expect their employees to be available by email while others are afraid their bosses will realize their position is no longer needed.

How do you totally disconnect when on vacation and how do you do it without anxiety? Lizzie Post, contributor at the Emily Post Institute and Co-Author of the Etiquette Advantage in Business, joined The KDKA Morning News to discuss how to do that.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–07/22/2014

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Virtual Pre-Apprenticeship for Construction Jobs

Construction Jobs are on the rise here in the Pittsburgh region.

07/02/2014

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President Obama Visits TechShop During Latest Visit To Pittsburgh

President Obama was in Pittsburgh again today for his third visit to the area just this year.

06/17/2014

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Post-Gazette To Lay Off 136 Employees

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is reportedly laying off 136 employees according to the Pittsburgh Business Times.

06/03/2014

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Local “One Woman Farm” Featured In New Documentary “Farmland”

Margaret Schlass of Marshall is one of six young farmers, and the only woman, profiled in a new documentary called “Farmland.”

04/28/2014

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Shell Oil Holds Community Meeting On Proposed Cracker Plant

It would be the biggest economic development project in the Ohio Valley in more than a generation – a $2.5 billion petrochemical plant called a cracker.

04/16/2014

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Obama, Biden Unveil Job Training Grant Program

The president and vice president of the United States visited Pittsburgh today, putting the city in the spotlight once again.

04/16/2014

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Job Training Brings Obama And Biden To Pittsburgh Wednesday

Community College of Allegheny County’s West Hills site will host both President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Wednesday afternoon.

04/15/2014

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New Program Teaches Eighth Graders About Shale Gas Industry Jobs

They’re still in eighth grade, but the shale gas industry says they’re not too young to start thinking about the future.

04/07/2014

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Tips To Get Your Website To The Top Of A Google Search

Increasing the digital presence of your business may be easier than you think. A strong digital presence can increase revenue, even for businesses that rely on walk-in traffic.

04/07/2014

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Schwag: Top 5 Promotional Gift Ideas

If you are trying to get more recognition for your business, promotional items are an effective tool. But all schwag is not created equally.

04/07/2014

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Payday: A Comparison Of Three Popular Payroll Systems

Make payroll an easy, streamlined task with these three payroll systems for small businesses.

03/31/2014

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Comparing CRMs: Customer Relationship Management Systems

Streamline the way you operate by choosing the best Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system for your small business.

03/24/2014

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Top Ways To Make An Office Green (And Save Money)

Going green in your office can do more than just create a healthier environment, it can also create a healthier bottom line.

03/24/2014

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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

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