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Strong Home Depot sales in the fourth quarter | News, Sports, Jobs

Home Depot saw sales remain strong in the fourth quarter as it continues to benefit from a buoyant housing market. Sales for the three months ended Jan. 30 increased from $32.26 billion to $35.72 billion. That topped the $34.88 billion forecast by analysts polled by FactSet. Sales at …

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Note to self when working from home

Note to self: Wake up at around the same time every day. Say a morning offering upon rising. Don’t go straight to your phone or computer. Dress for work, as you would when you had to go to the office. Smile at the child of God in the mirror who …

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Germany: Three out of five people are happy to work from home | News | DW

Three out of five people who work from home in Germany say they are largely satisfied with their installation, revealed on Saturday a survey carried out by Forsa on behalf of the insurer KKH. According to the survey, 61% of employees who have ever done their office work from home …

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Fall on the way to the home office – the direct route to statutory accident insurance

In a recent judgment, the German Federal Social Court clarified its case law on the existence of an accident at work when working at home. Whether the route from bed to home office is an assured route to work depends primarily on the inner direction of the employee’s will. At …

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Home office storage solutions to organize work

An organized home office can help you focus, even in the midst of other WFH distractions. (Getty Images) Yahoo Life editors are committed to independently selecting wonderful products for you at great prices. We may receive a share of purchases made through links on this page. Pricing and availability are …

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CVC advertises 350 vacancies with a home office; Emphasis will be placed on helping customers

An opportunity for all those who wish to work with an official contract! the CVC Company Search for professionals to fill it 350 vacant positions Available, most of them focused on improving service to the company’s customers. Read more: Banco Itaú has new vacancies this week The change in the …

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The crowd that lifted the CEO of Eventbrite

Attending a Star Trek convention while working on a documentary series showed Julia Hartz the power of live events. The experience became the inspiration for the Eventbrite ticketing company, that she started with her fiance and another founder. Their goal was to facilitate gatherings for event planners and participants. Now …

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Court rules Walking from bed to home office counts as commuting

iStockphoto A court ruled that a man who slipped and injured himself while working from home was commuting and could claim workers’ compensation. While walking up a spiral staircase connecting his bedroom and home office, the man slipped and broke his back. Read more weird news here. Did you know …

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Open floor plan still warm, but homebuyers want the ‘Zoom room’ too

When Red Seal Homes designed their new planned $ 700,000 hilltop townhome near the Nashville Fairgrounds, they added something you won’t find in more recently built homes. No more interior walls. Instead of the large floor plans found in most new homes, the Red Seal has included a private space …

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Visit a mid-century modern house with dazzling views of the French Riviera

Jean-Eric Gnuva has traveled as much as a worn passport. For years, the French businessman has traveled the world in his role as an upscale residential real estate developer, learning about Paris, Monaco, New York, and more. So when he decided to renovate his seaside home in Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, France, Gnuva’s …

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Glasgow Property: Make sure your home is synonymous with business

ACCORDING to the Office for National Statistics, in 2020 more than 8 million people in the UK worked from home, around 25% of workers and an increase from 12.4% in 2019. That’s a lot of homes in the UK now serving as home offices. This is in addition to those …

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Victoria’s Secret cybersecurity manager exploits telecommuting trend from rural Maine lake

Mike Fair is living his dream of retirement on a lake in Maine while working full time managing cybersecurity for his Ohio-based employer. Fair, associate vice president of information security at Victoria’s Secret, started working from home at the start of the pandemic while still living in Columbus, Ohio, home …

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Are we becoming a nation of majority tenants?

By Morf Morford Tacoma Daily Index The rapid increase in housing costs has had at least one very predictable consequence; more and more of us, active or not, are semi-permanently excluded from the homeownership equation. Rising home equity has been a boon to homeowners, while renters have been marginalized in …

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Why direct mail should be part of your marketing strategy

IRVINE, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Pat Mercuri, President of Managed Direct Response continues to promote the power of direct marketing in a post-Covid world. Covid-19 has changed marketing and consumer behavior in many ways forever. As digital marketing continues to grow, home media consumption has increased dramatically and people …

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The future challenges of working from home Filipino call centers

(Bloomberg) – The Philippines is expected to adopt policies for call centers that will suit the post-pandemic workplace, according to the industry group leader, as he seeks to extend the industry’s two decades of growth. Bloomberg’s Most Read The Philippine Contact Center Association sees an evolution towards working from home, …

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Your cat hates that you work at home now

In 2019, millions of people made it to the office, leaving their cats largely to their own impenetrable devices. The ravenous balls of down were alone and free to doze in sinks, scratch furniture, and generally hide. Today, millions of people have made their homes an office thanks to the …

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10 ways to avoid burnout while telecommuting

Working from home full time can have advantages and disadvantages. Learn ten ways to get the most out of the experience and avoid the negative effects. Image: Getty Images / iStockphoto I have been working from home for 18 months now, and since the experience went well, my global business …

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Steps You Can Take Right Now

This article was translated from our Spanish edition. Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. Depositphotos.com Following the pandemic, Mexico has positioned itself as the country in Latin America in which telework and home office were most accepted and where expectations to continue in this modality are higher. This …

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It’s time to close the head office

The Saturday Huddle is a weekly column that features opinions, analysis and thoughts on Huddle stories, podcasts and business news in the area. This week, Derek Montague shares his thoughts on why it’s time to return to the office after more than a year of isolation. Huddle editor-in-chief Mark Leger …

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A real estate guide to five housing trends

A new rule from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is designed to help service agents process delinquent loans quickly. Above: To help manage foreclosed homes, homes like this one at 924 NW 11th Street pictured in 2010 were purchased by the Town of Homestead to be refurbished and sold as …

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Home office obligation ends in Berlin

For many Berliners, their four walls have become the center of their work over the past year. Instead of working at the desk, they open their laptops at the kitchen table or in their own office. At the end of March 2021, Berlin became the first German state to enact …

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Hybrid operation could be a catastrophic mistake

In the spring of 2020, the pandemic would have caused the greatest remote work experience. But while some nations are now starting to unblock, there is little agreement on what conclusions can be drawn. Eager to escape the confines of the home office, many people are asking for a transition …

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How to claim them on your tax return

Many Australians have set up home offices amid the Covid-19 pandemic, but what’s the best way to recoup those expenses? Tax expert Adrian Raftery, director of Mr. Taxman, said there are several methods that can be used and it could make a big difference to how much you get back …

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Don’t let employees choose their WFH days

It is clear that as the US economy reopens after Covid precautions, many organizations will pursue a hybrid future in which employees work in the office on some days and at home on other days. While some managers may be inclined to let employees choose their schedule, the author recommends …

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How to create a remote workspace, home office

TO CLOSE If you work from home, here are some tips for staying productive and making sure your home office is optimized for working remotely. USA TODAY While home offices have grown in popularity in recent years, they are no longer just the trend, but the new normal. The COVID-19 …

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