How to talk to children about COVID-19: UNICEF shares 8 tips
MANILA, Philippines (As released) — In line with efforts to stop the transmission of novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) continues to support the Philippine government in encouraging children, parents and caregivers to ensure the protection of the rights of children against violence, neglect and abuse during this challenging situation.While efforts to contain the virus understandably requires restrictive measures, UNICEF emphasizes that these measures should always be in the best interest of the child; should do no further harm; and always conside...
11 Ways To Practice Self-Care When Staying At Home
By Didí García Having to stay home from workor school isn’t as fun as it sounds. So, if you’re having trouble dealing with isolation, here are some tips that’ll surely help you feel better and take care of yourself during these tough times.Read a book. This is your chance to actually get to work onthat pile nextto your bed.Listen to music. Many artists are sharing new music online.Related articleslifestyle6 Helpful Tips To Work From HomeTake a nap. A short, middle-of-the-day nap can really be just what you need.Take a long bath or shower.Spoil yourself, play some music and relax.WriteWriting c...
‘Going global’: Top tips when taking your business international
International trade is on the rise, with more businesseslooking to take advantage of the benefits of overseas markets by franchising their business – like less saturation and the opportunity for reduced manufacturing costs.Q4 2019 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreBut expanding into new markets isn’t without its risks. Those who neglect to properly research the market and culture of their new territories are setting themselves up to fail.Mike Ryan, Chief Executive at PACK & SEND, shares the key considerations for businesses looking to make the most of international trading opportunities....
The tricky thing about glamorous tips
I’ve never been the type of person to sport long nails. My nails are brittle, so they always need to be cut short.I also am not the most adventurous when it comes to nail colors or nail art. My friends know very well how I only go for white or red nail polish. The one time I tried orange, I just couldn’t stand it and had it changed as soon as I could.Around a week or so ago, Extraordinail delivered my acrylic nails, and they provided an exciting opportunity.These nail extensions were my chance to experiment. They’re convenient, as they are customized to your nails beds. You don’t need to file ...
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Lena Dunham shares self-isolation tips for 'single cuties'
In the post, the Girls actress detailed some of her favourite activities to do alone in the house, including calling friends on FaceTime, reading books, painting or drawing, and keeping a diary.Dedicating the post to "single QTs" in self-quarantine, she wrote: "Hello my stir crazy friends. I know a lot of you who are social distancing and starting to feel like your walls are closing in on you. And I’m getting a whole lot of 'I’m bored' texts."Boredom is something I rarely, if ever, experience because I enjoy my own company, probably much too much...so I thought I’d share my list of ideal isola...
Coronavirus: seven tips on how to avoid going stir crazy in quarantine
As tens of thousands of Israelis find themselves in a 14-day self-isolationdue to the coronavirus pandemic, not to mention the millions forced to stay at home all over the world, a pressing question is how to deal with the situation without surrendering to anxiety, boredom and a whole host of negative emotions.If many think that massive amounts of binge watching and social media time will do it, they should think about it twice, as Prof. Julie Cwikel, director of Center of Women’s Health Studies at the Ben-Gurion University and an expert in social epidemiology, explained to The Jerusalem Post....
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Coronavirus cleaning tips for your iPhone, Android
Beyond our faces, what do we touch all the time? Our phones.While the coronavirus most frequently spreads among close contacts via respiratory droplets and transmission to persons from contaminated surfaces has not been documented, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, health officials encourage cleaning and disinfecting frequently touched objects and surfaces because the virus can remain viable for hours to days on a variety of materials.This includes your phone.Cleaning, the CDC specified, refers to the removal of germs, dirt and impurities, and it does not kill germs,...
Hate leftovers? Here are 10 tips to make yesterday's meals more exciting today
Not thinking ahead about leftovers is one of the biggest mistakes that home cooks make.The best cooks I know are thinking about the meals they’ll make with leftovers while they are making the initial meal itself.That might look like making extra protein or vegetables knowing that the following day, they’ll incorporate those into a sandwich or a grain salad. Or that might mean using a neutral seasoning when roasting or sauteing vegetables (or meat) so they can be seasoned in a different way later in the week.Rolling one meal into the next can take practice, though, so here are 10 ideas for usin...
Rookie Gagate admits turning to ex-La Salle standouts Baron, Marano for tips
Rookie Gagate admits turning to ex-La Salle standouts Baron, Marano for tipsLuisa Morales(Philstar.com) – March 7, 2020 – 8:16pmMANILA, Philippines — DLSU rookie Thea Gagate had a stellar debut in the UAAP, scoring 10 points in a showdown with rivals and defending champions Ateneo in Season 82 of the women’s volleyball tournament on Saturday.Despite being new to the rivalry atmosphere, Gagate didn’t show any jitters and converted on key plays in DLSU’s four-set win over the Lady Eagles.So it didn’t come as a surprise that the NU-Nazareth school product had a little help from former Lady Spiker...
10 tips for moving up the corporate ladder
10 tips for moving up the corporate ladderIn May 2018, we featured then newly promoted chief operating officer of SM Supermalls Steven Tan. Less than two years later — 18 months to be exact — SM Prime Holdings Inc. president Jeffrey Lim announced the promotion of Steven as the new president of SM Supermalls.This news came as a happy surprise to everyone. Surprise because it seemed just yesterday when Steven was just promoted, and happy because everyone who knows Steven — from his bosses, to SM merchants, his colleagues and staff — has seen and experienced his competence and brilliance.Steven o...