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Keeping Rental Expenses in Line with Lease Audits

There are five different types of commercial leases. Depending on the type of lease you sign, you’ll likely have to pay expenses like taxes, insurance, and maintenance besides your base rent. Figuring out the total lease payments can be complicated. Calculation mistakes on your landlord’s part lead to getting overcharged rent if you’re not vigilant.

Business Services, & Finance

Dental Practice: How to Plan Your Office Design

Every dental practice has its own story to tell and patient experience to offer. Because of this, the design and environment of your dental office must reflect your brand philosophy. With this in mind, the most effective and successful dental practices are designed with the practitioner’s specific brand and practice in mind. Generally speaking, your

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News and Current Events

The Power and Politics Associated with High Heels

In vintage postcards, pinup girls were often photographed wearing high heels. On the catwalk, women effortlessly sashayed, posed, and turned in sky-high stilettos. Nothing says feminine more than high heels. No other accessory precisely summarizes the weight borne by women as they walk the earth every day: to be amenable, to exude grace, to be

Refugee Program
Government, Non Profit & Community

America’s Refugee Program Is Changing under Trump

The US has always been at the forefront of refugee resettlement. It has led by example, accepting refugees and encouraging other nations to do the same. President Donald Trump’s stricter stance on immigration has thrown the system into disarray, which soon bled into the country’s refugee program and admission policies. Lower Refugee Ceiling and Acceptance 

US Economy
Government, Non Profit & Community

Who Deserves the Credit for the U.S. Economic Boost?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reveals that employers (in the nonfarm sector) have created 201,000 jobs in August 2018, plus the unemployment rate remains steady at 3.9 percent low. This is one indication that the U.S. economy is flourishing. Given the strength of the economy, partisans are debating whether former president Barack Obama or current

Law & Paralegal

India’s Highest Court Rules in Favor of Decriminalizing Gay Consensual Sex

Since time immemorial, India has deemed being gay as criminal. But on the 6th of September this year, the rainbow flag waved high and mighty as India’s highest court ruled in favor of the LGBT community, freeing them from the shackles of the nearly 160-year-old law. Victory for the LGBT Community It took a while,

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News and Current Events

Why No One Is Entitled to Kendall Jenner’s Leaked Photos

Nude photos of model Kendall Jenner were leaked on social media on Tuesday night, September 11. An anonymous hacker stole the photos from photographer Russell James and shared them online. James’ art-book Angels features Jenner’s and other models’ nude photographs. The limited-edition book, which will only have a thousand copies, launched last week on New