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MONEY

Are Diamond Sales Declining? Who’s to Blame?

Diamond ring sales are declining and people have shifted the blame onto their favorite scapegoat. Millennials. In case you lost track, so far this generation is charged with killing tuna, divorce, home buying, and many other industries. But while Millennials do make up the majority

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ENTERTAINMENT

10 Best Board Games You’ve Never Heard Of

Tired of those long anti-climactic Monopoly nights that always end in frustration and rage quits? Sure, Cards Against Humanity is everyone’s new favorite go-to party game, but there are other ways to liven up your game night. Here are the 10 best board games you’ve

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BUSINESS

What We All Can Learn From Kevin Davenport

Kevin Davenport's dedication to the success of the next generation is certainly commendable. With the current difficulties facing youths in troubled areas of Chicago, it's become harder for them to have access to the same resources and job training as their peers from other neighborhoods. Ideal Candidate acknowledges this problem and seeks to correct it.
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RELATIONSHIPS

How to Hack Online Dating

If you’re single, you probably felt the same way most single people did on New Year’s Eve. That 2019 was going to be different and next year you would have someone special to kiss at midnight. According to the Independent, online dating activity goes off

HEALTH

3 Practices to Amp Up Your Life and Flourish in the New Year

Take your life to a new level of satisfaction and experience by cultivating new practices to enhance your aliveness. When you feel more alive, people are naturally attracted to you, you look better, you notice more, and you are more able to be present the moment, versus reactive. Consider these three practices:
MONEY

Why Diamond Rings Are a Huge Scam

Thinking about proposing to your better half? Great! But before you drop a couple stacks on an expensive rock, there are a few things you should know. No, not what size, cut, or price to consider. We’re talking about why diamond rings are a huge

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MONEY

Chicago May Be the Next Digital Behemoth

  When it comes to rising above adversity, Chicago is a city with a history like no other. What began in the 19th century, in the midst of a booming economy, is a spark for innovation that still energizes industries today. We’re taking a look

BUSINESS

Real Innovation is Ageless

The Innovation of the Ages event held last week brought up some important issues with the modern workplace. Agism is typically defined as discrimination on the basis of a person’s age. In the business world, we see this prejudice manifest in the belief that people over

CULTURE

George H.W. Bush: A Farewell to a Man of Respect

Last month the world bade farewell to George H.W. Bush. The 41st President of the United States will forever be remembered as a man with strong values and a defender of principles. We’re taking a quick retrospect into his personal life, style, and the qualities

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CULTURE

Why You Should Be Paying Attention to Holiday For Hope

No matter which winter holiday you choose to partake in (Christmas, Hanukkah, Festivus, etc) the act of giving is important. This is the time of year when we show gratitude for the people who have supported us and kindness for complete strangers.Holiday for Hope is

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FAMILY

Extraordinary Gifts for the Gentlemen in Your Life

Need help finding the best Christmas gifts for the men in your life? No problem! GREY has assembled the perfect list for your dad, brother, husband, or friend. Whatever the occasion or whoever he may be, these gifts will make him feel like a new

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CULTURE

Why You Should Be Thanking Millennials

There are a lot of negative connotations attached to the word millennials. You’ve probably heard that they’re lazy, self-centered, and are killing mayo. I can already hear some of you grinding your teeth at the thought. But before you do that, first we need to

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FAMILY

How to Survive Thanksgiving With Your In-laws

Everybody gets nervous when they meet their significant other’s parents. But meeting up with your in-laws over Thanksgiving can be a little more stressful. Even if you’ve met them before, family holidays are a whole new ball game. You’re walking into family traditions you’ve never experienced,

FAMILY

Modern Guide to Finding the Right Babysitter

Parenting isn’t the same as it used to be. It just isn’t. Family makes-ups and dynamics have changed drastically over the years, along with society’s expectations of parents. In the modern age, both parents are typically employed, single parent families are more common, and adults don’t want to sacrifice their

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