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Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter…oh my!

With new social media popping up all the time, it can be hard to keep up. Lynea tells you what you need to know so you can be in the know.
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How to be a savvy spender with your time

Be a savvy spender of your time, not just your money. Find efficiencies in your daily routine, such as paying bills online. It'll save you time and the cost of checks and stamps. Learn about the 8 different ways you can pay your TDS bill, including 3 time-saving (and environmentally-friendly) electronic payment options.
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young woman listening to gossip

Learn to listen by practicing silence

In conversation, most people will talk and spend most of their mental energy thinking only about what they are going to say next, rather than really listening to others. It's shame because active listening, where you are truly concentrating on what someone else is saying, is a powerful way to build concentration and connect with others in a meaningful way. You can learn to be a better listener by doing one simple thing—being silent for a single second.
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Dress for Success

I was cleaning out my closet the other day and noticed that I hadn’t worn a few particular ‘grown-up outfits’… more...
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Savvy Spenders Iberostar

Travelin’ NOT on the Cheap

I’m a budget traveler—it’s a badge of honor that I wear proudly. Being a budget traveler means that I can… more...
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How do you start your day?

How do you start your day? And, is it “working” for you? If not, allow me to introduce you to… more...
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Taming email overload

Image: Brilliant EmailYep. You know this routine. You come into work, immediately turn on your computer (believing that’s where the… more...
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Brad taking the bronze medal at the world championships (right)

Photo: Parsons News Leader

It’s not fun—but it’s rewarding!

Photo: Parsons News LeaderThirty-six-year old Brad Moore [editor’s note: and TDS employee] was the only team member from Tennessee on… more...
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I was in the best mood photo

Take a walk, gain a new perspective

I was in the best mood until I got to work. I had proper sleep and felt well rested. My… more...
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Take advantage of a window if you can.

Image: Honey We're Home

Setting up an inspired and productive home office you’ll actually use

A space-saving home office can fit just about anywhere—even under the stairs.Image: Sitazine.comYou’ve been given the green light from your… more...
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