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Casey Cavanagh
Casey is a freelance writer and editor living in NYC. | @CaseCav

Entries by Casey Cavanagh

The Small Business Guide to Creating a Perfect Logo

(2) Comments | Posted August 26, 2015 | 10:40 PM

Your logo is not just a picture; it's your brand's identity. Used in virtually all marketing materials, from your website and business cards to advertisements and social media, it plays a prominent role not only in people remembering your brand, but how they perceive the value of it.


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An Open Letter to People Who Still Use 'Faggot' as an Insult

(0) Comments | Posted August 20, 2015 | 10:20 AM

I understand that terms like "fag" and "gay" are often used in a "joking" manner. When you use them, you probably don't do so maliciously -- and certainly not in a way to purposely offend or insult homosexuals. You, like many, may use the words without even thinking twice about...

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The Best Way to Make Money Selling Online

(4) Comments | Posted August 14, 2015 | 7:44 AM

You don't have to abandon your stable desk job to start making money online. (Honestly, you don't even have to leave your house if you don't want to.) Whether you are looking to start an e-commerce business for specific products or services, or just want to sell some...

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How to Effectively Brand Yourself -- Regardless of Your Budget

(1) Comments | Posted August 12, 2015 | 11:01 PM

A brand isn't something only large, well-known companies have. It is a necessity for any person or business -- from freelancers to international e-commerce sites -- to establish themselves as an authority in their industry.

A brand is not just a logo; it's a reputation. It's a way to attract...

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Technology and Tradition: New Survey Reveals Change in Weddings

(0) Comments | Posted July 24, 2015 | 12:00 PM

Without a doubt, the technological advancements and digital revolution that have taken place in the last decade or so has affected, if not altogether changed, the way we communicate, connect and, well, live. Especially when it comes to our relationships.

Dating today is not what it used to be--just ask...

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What Women Need to Know About Car Insurance

(0) Comments | Posted July 20, 2015 | 12:36 PM

If you're a woman, you've likely been teased at one point or another by the unfair (not to mention sexist) stereotype that women are terrible drivers--which is totally bogus. Obviously, a person's driving skill has nothing to do with their gender.

Or does it? Car insurance companies would argue...

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Best Tips and Tricks for Saving Money on a Wedding

(0) Comments | Posted July 7, 2015 | 4:59 PM

Planning a wedding is not easy. It can take a toll on your stress levels, as well as your bank account. But you don't have to go completely broke just to have a beautiful, fun and enjoyable day. The key is to decide ahead of time what you are and...

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4 Must-Have Insurances & Tips for Choosing the Right Kind

(0) Comments | Posted June 26, 2015 | 3:12 PM

Being an adult comes with many responsibilities, and among the most important is purchasing the right type of insurance plans. There are four basic insurance plans a person needs: Life, Health, Car and Rental/Homeowners.
The problem is, with so many...

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New Business? Avoid These 4 Rookie Mistakes

(0) Comments | Posted June 18, 2015 | 8:35 PM

There are many benefits of starting your own business. Who wouldn't want to make their own schedule? Be their own boss? Set their own rates? The flexibility and convenience that comes with starting your own business is great, and exactly why there have been such an influx of people choosing...

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3 Finances Millennials Can't Ignore

(0) Comments | Posted June 16, 2015 | 5:26 PM

As Millennials, we know being financially-savvy and strategic is important. But there's a difference between knowing you need to deal with finances, and actually doing it. Often the problem isn't so much as not being able to, but rather not understanding how to -- whether because there are too many...

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9 Tips for Being the Best Bridesmaid Ever

(0) Comments | Posted June 11, 2015 | 4:47 PM

There's a lot more to being a bridesmaid than the bragging rights. From the various financial (and emotional) expenses, to the stress of planning the shower and bachelorette party, it's no secret that being in a bridal party can be tough. But there are certain things that can help make...

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Excelling at E-Commerce: 6 Mistakes to Avoid

(0) Comments | Posted June 5, 2015 | 12:49 PM

Today, just about anyone can make money online--or so it seems. With an endless supply of platforms and resources available to help you in your entrepreneur endeavors, starting your business online and making it successful should be a walk in the park, right?


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Playing for Love: 2 Truths

(1) Comments | Posted June 3, 2015 | 5:47 PM

Although our generation is no stranger to the idea that our reliance and commitment to technology is hindering the quality of meaningful relationships -- not just in maintaining them, but in establishing them to begin with -- we still seem to be a little hesitant and guarded about finding love...

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It's Not Facebook, It's You: Social Media for Business

(3) Comments | Posted May 13, 2015 | 10:25 AM

You might think you're better off without Facebook -- that it has become a wasteland of people needlessly expressing political and religious beliefs in long, overly aggressive status updates, sharing pictures of glamorous vacations, or simply the sandwich they're eating for lunch -- and reconnecting with people they forgot existed....

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Why We Still Need Feminism

(27) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 4:32 PM

Feminists are not angry lesbians who hate men. Feminists do not believe women are better than men, or that women deserve special privileges. They do not believe women are victims.

In order to be considered a feminist, you only need to be on board with one idea: All humans,...

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10 conseils pour devenir matinal(e)

(0) Comments | Posted August 29, 2014 | 1:48 PM

Dans l'idéal, tout le monde serait du matin. On se lèverait, frais et dispos, prêts à affronter les épreuves de la journée. Mais notre monde est imparfait, et la plupart d'entre nous courent dans tous les sens pour arriver à l'heure au boulot sans faire de tache de café sur...

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So werden Sie ein Morgenmensch in 10 Schritten

(0) Comments | Posted August 23, 2014 | 8:28 AM

Wäre die Welt perfekt, dann wären wir alle Morgenmenschen. Wir würden aufwachen, wären ausgeruht, ruhig und frisch und würden den Tag angehen. Aber die Welt ist nicht perfekt und viele von uns haben eine hektische Morgenroutine, die für sie dann erfolgreich ist, wenn sie es rechtzeitig zur Arbeit schaffen -...

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10 pasos para convertirse en una persona madrugadora

(1) Comments | Posted July 9, 2014 | 1:00 AM

En un mundo perfecto, todos seríamos madrugadores y aprovecharíamos bien la mañana. Nos levantaríamos con calma, frescos y listos para comenzar el día. Pero este no es el mundo perfecto, y muchos tenemos unos hábitos matutinos frenéticos que sólo acaban bien si somos capaces de llegar al trabajo a tiempo...

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How to Fall in Love With New York City

(5) Comments | Posted July 1, 2014 | 4:49 PM

I felt about moving to New York City the way most do about marriage: hesitant yet hopeful.

During my first few weeks living in the 'City That Never Sleeps,' I found myself doing just that -- never sleeping. But not for lack of trying.

I knew moving here would be...

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아침형 인간으로 거듭나는 10가지 방법

(0) Comments | Posted June 25, 2014 | 9:24 PM

*이 글은 허핑턴포스트US의 블로거인 칼럼니스트 캐시 카바나의 글을 번역한 것입니다.

이상적인 세상에 산다면 아마 우리 모두 아침형 인간이었을 것이다. 개운하고 편안한 마음으로 일어나 새로운 하루를 맞을 준비가 되어있는 그런 세상 말이다. 그러나 우리는 이상적인 세상에 살지 않는다. 바쁜 아침 일상을 헤치며 출근을 한다. 성공의 잣대는...

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