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Costumes aren't what they used to be. Here's how to keep your office out of a cauldron of legal hot water this All Hallow's Eve. more...

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Holiday traditions just might be some of the most memorable in our culture. We know the cast of characters, the words to the songs and all the other glad tidings. But do you know the origins of some of them—how they really started? Find out how these tales might benefit your own business. more...

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This Mother’s Day, while you ponder what to give or do for your mother, consider the roots of the holiday. Rather than a gimmick devised by the greeting card industry, Mother’s Day actually has a long history, stretching from ancient Greece to 17th century England to the Civil War. Share and enjoy with your mother why this day in honor of our mothers is so important! more...

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Whether you look forward to it or dread it, the office holiday party is usually the one event you can’t afford to avoid. Unlike a regular party, the office party comes with some definite dos and don’ts to keep you in good standing with your employer. Follow these simple rules and you’ll be sure to make this one party an event to enjoy. more...

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If you’re planning a trip overseas—or even over the border— this holiday season, besides planning your itinerary, there are some important legal steps to take to ensure you and your family are protected while you’re away. Make this handy checklist part of your essential To-Dos. more...

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With the year winding down and shopping season almost upon us, now is the time for small business retailers to rethink their strategy for attracting customers. In spite of the competition from big-box retailers, it’s possible to mix bit of business savvy with a dash of technology to make the perfect recipe for holiday shopping success. more...

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From first frosts to the first color change of the season, October is known for its bounty of fall firsts. But October is also known for many landmark achievements that helped shape the history—and future―of America. Check out some October events that have shaped our nation. more...

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Halloween isn’t just for kids anymore. More and more adults are dressing up for Halloween—often at work. It can be fun or, in some cases, fraught with horror, resulting in circumstances that are not quite what you’d expect. more...

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We’re celebrating National Inventors Month with a hat-tip to 10 August patents that left their mark on the world. We depend on these inventions for everything from keeping our pants up to keeping us entertained! more...

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You've thought of everything for your Halloween party: the food, the booze, and the fun. But what about the potential legal liabilities? more...

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