Yearly Archives: 2015

Ministry of Caring Needs Help This Holiday Season

The Ministry of Caring does a wonderful job in our community providing shelter, child care centers and the Emmanuel Dining Room.  There are many people who need the daily basics we all take for granted, just to survive. Here are photos from the Holiday Event held at the University & Whist Club on Sunday, December 6...
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Tips for Staying Healthy in the Workplace

As fall turns into winter, the flu and virus season is upon us.  We are once again spending lots of time at work – indoors. It seems no matter how conscious we are about washing your hands, we find ourselves getting sick.  After we touch something, we unconsciously touch our face before we get to wash...
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Fighting Germs in the Workplace

Courtesy of CBS News Be careful when you take that mug from the break room, a new study suggests. It may be teeming with germs. Office Break Room   According to a new study led by Dr. Charles Gerba, professor of microbiology at the University of Arizona, and sponsored by consumer...
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Humor in the Workplace is Good

I’m sure you enjoy being around positive, funny people just like we do.  Ever think about how humor can be a business asset?  Here is an interesting article on the subject.   [caption id="attachment_2555" align="aligncenter" width="300"]Business colleagues enjoying a laugh on a funny email Business colleagues enjoying a laugh...
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Should I Hire a Cleaning Service?

Keeping your home clean can be a nightmare, especially when you have a full time job, or multiple children running around the house. This is why many turn to the $78 billion commercial cleaning industry in the U.S. Typical professional commercial cleaning companies provide services such as window cleaning, pest control, carpet cleaning, and other...
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IBM Released First Personal Computer in 1981

On August 12, 1981, IBM released its first personal computer. IBM was eager to get into the personal computer game, but they didn't realize quite how lucrative a field it would be. Their marketing guys estimated they'd sell 241,683 units in the first five years, though their executives thought that was a bit optimistic. Turns...
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The Dangers of a Messy Desk

The Gemini Janitorial Services team can do a better job making your office shine if it is free of clutter.  We thought this article on a messy desk was interesting. After all, you want your desk to be as clean and organized as the work space around you. Cluttered Desk Read more