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    I’ve Been Using a Standing Desk for A Year Straight—Here’s What You Need to Know

    I remember the first time I tried a standing desk. The office I was working in had been remodeled, and every workstation got a makeover to include an electric standing desk. I’m talking about those really cool standing desks where you press a button, and the entire surface moves without needing to move your laptop or stuff (in 2016, this felt revolutionary). I thought it was awesome. This was back in the days when I worked five days a week in an office. A lot has changed since then.
    Flash forward five years, and I found myself working from home at a desk I had thrifted years before. I’m not sure if it was all the day-in-the-life TikToks that flooded my feed, the months (okay, years) of working from home, or maybe everyone saying sitting is the new smoking that finally got to me, but I made the decision to purchase my very own electric standing desk. I was in search of the awe and excitement I experienced the first time I tried one, and as often comes with many purchases, I thought a standing desk would solve all my work and wellness problems.
    Now, I’m about a year into using my standing desk, and I’m here to report back. Want the skinny on standing desks before you add to cart? Here’s my honest opinion on everything you need to know.

    My Standing Desk

    Electric Standing Desk
    Designed with ergonomics in mind, Flexispot’s electric standing desk can be raised up to 47.6 inches, allowing you to sit and stand comfortably throughout your work day.

    My Honest Thoughts
    It takes time to get used to it
    Once I put my desk together, I couldn’t wait to work at it. I’d start my day standing for an hour or two and then switch to sitting for a meeting. Then, by the time 5 p.m. rolled around, I found myself still sitting. It wasn’t out of laziness but because I got sucked into my work and simply forgot I had the option to stand. Some days, I wouldn’t even stand at all. It took me a while to get my groove, but once I did, I found myself standing more frequently.

    It’s not realistic to stand all day
    At least for me, it’s not. If I had to put a number on it, I’d say I stand about 25% to 30% of the day. I’ve learned that it depends on the task I’m working on whether I stand or sit. Focused solo work: Stand. Off-camera meeting: Stand. On-camera meeting: Sit. I learned this from experience.
    Early on, I took a few on-camera meetings standing and found myself shuffling my weight from foot to foot. While minimal, the swaying on the screen was distracting, especially when everyone else was sitting. So now, my best practice is to take these meetings while sitting. It’s best to find what works for you based on your preferences and type of work you have on your to-do list.

    Your body will thank you
    As much as I hate to admit it, I’m not as young as I once was. Sitting too long during the day causes my lower back and hip flexors to ache. On the days I stand, I feel a noticeable difference in my body. I’ve also found that the more I use my standing desk, the more my body craves it. It’s second nature now that I press the button to stand as soon as I get a little achy and antsy.
    It’s worth noting that when I stand more during the day, I prefer to put on a good pair of shoes for support. I also purchased a standing desk mat (like this one) to provide additional cushion for the days I’d rather be barefoot. Both of these tactics help me comfortably stay on my feet longer.

    Determining if it’s worth the investment is totally up to you
    One thing I haven’t discussed yet is cost. While standing desks have become more readily available and affordable, they’re still an investment compared to a traditional desk. I purchased mine for $257 from Amazon in 2022, and personally, it’s been worth every penny.
    Having the option to stand throughout the day has increased my productivity, improved my physical well-being, and allowed me to focus on my body in a way I haven’t historically been able to while I work. I can listen to what my body needs throughout the workday, and that, alone to me, is priceless. But if you’re looking to purchase a standing desk, it’s up to you to determine if the benefits you anticipate (i.e., improved health and productivity) outweigh the cost (i.e., dollars spent and how much you’ll actually use it).
    Long story short, I love my standing desk. I’m not sure I could ever go back to a traditional desk. I love the option to stand when I need it. I love that I can focus on my physical well-being in this new way while focusing on my work. For anyone considering a standing desk, I’d highly recommend it. I truly don’t think you’ll regret it.
    And now that I’ve had my standing desk for a year, the only question is, do I splurge on a walking pad to elevate my working experience? Only time will tell.

    Other Standing Desks to Try

    Standing Desk
    This is the standing desk in The Everygirl’s Chicago home office. It’s sleek, beautiful, and helps our team prioritize ergonomics without sacrificing a gorgeous office space.

    Comhar Standing Desk
    Flexispot’s Comhar standing desk is our managing editor’s personal favorite. It features USB charging ports, allows you to personalize the height settings of your desk, and has a drawer for extra storage.

    Standing L-Desk
    If you’re in need of a little extra space (anyone else can’t live without dual monitors?), Flexispot also offers L-shaped desks that give you a ton of extra desktop space.

    Standing Desk Accessories to Upgrade Your Setup

    Leather Desk Pad
    Add this leather desk pad to your desk setup for a mouse pad, writing pad, and drawing pad in one. It’s big enough for everything you need on your desk, and bonus: it looks great, too.

    Twelve South
    Curve Laptop Stand
    Behold: the most beautiful laptop stand we’ve ever seen. The sleek, minimal design looks great on all desks and is a huge upgrade from the silver ones we’re used to.

    The Everygirl x Day Designer
    Assorted Notepads
    We partnered with Day Designer to bring you a collection of planners and notepads that help you stay organized in all areas of your life. These notepads are the perfect addition to your desktop to take notes and plan your work day.

    Cable Management Tray
    This is a must-buy if you invest in a Flexispot standing desk. It attaches to the bottom of your desk and helps keep all of your cables right where you want them: out of sight.

    Anti-Fatigue Mat
    Whether your desk is on carpet or a hard surface, you’re going to want this anti-fatigue mat if you want to make sure you actually use your standing desk. Designed for comfort, this mat will support you through long standing sessions at your new desk.

    Ergonomic Chair
    This desk chair made our managing editor actually enjoy sitting at her desk. It features eight adjustment points, meaning it can be customized to fit your body’s exact needs.

    I Used an Under Desk Treadmill for a Month Straight—Here’s How It Went More

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    Sheikha Mahra is reportedly engaged to Sheikh Mana Al Maktoum


    by Sarah Joseph
    25 mins ago

    Congratulations are in order for Her Highness Sheikha Mahra bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum as this royal is reportedly now engaged.
    According to Arabian Royal Agency, an announcement was reportedly made on March 22, 2023, Wednesday evening for the daughter of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai being engaged to Sheikh Mana Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Bin Mana Al Maktoum.

    With little revealed about the engagement, the low-key ceremony was held as a start for the two royals to build their life together.
    After recently graduating from London with an International Relations degree, Sheikha Mahra is shared a series of portraits on her graduation day last month with her 139k fans congratulating her on this big milestone achievement.

    Known to attend some of the UAE’s most popular events, Her Highness Sheikha Mahra is always visiting several openings and attending new launches in the UAE, including the Icons exhibitions, Sheikha Mahra plays a pivotal role in uplifting women in the region including upcoming entrepreneurs, fashion designers and leading philanthropists. By always spreading joy in community, Sheikha Mahra often spends time with children of determination and welcomes everyone with open arms.
    Always seen in a traditional ensemble Sheikha Mahra’s sartorial choices never fail to impress us as she always plays with different patterns and colourways for any public appearance and events.
    Swipe through the gallery to see some of our favourite moments of Sheikha Mahra from her feed

    We wish the couple a big congratulations for this wonderful news!
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    Wall Pilates: The Low-Impact Workout Everyone Is Obsessed With

    You’d be hard-pressed to find a workout that boasts low-impact exercises that benefit both physical and mental health (hello, mind-body connection) like Pilates does. Before you brush the fitness modality aside because reformer Pilates classes are out of your budget or you think you don’t have what it takes to become a Pilates girl from home, TikTokers stan the new version of the workout (the 6.6 billion views say it all) that you don’t want to sleep on. Enter: Wall Pilates, FitTok’s latest obsession.
    Forget any large, expensive equipment—all you need is that bare wall you’ve been meaning to dress up in order to work up a sweat. The best part? It won’t make a dent in your wallet. Whether you use it as added support or a way to level up your mat practice, consider the four walls in your home office or living room the only accessory you need to get your Pilates on. Let’s dive into what Wall Pilates is and six no-equipment-necessary workouts that’ll leave you feeling better and stronger. 

    What exactly is Wall Pilates?
    If you’ve gotten a taste of any form of Pilates, you’ve likely powered through glute bridges and the classic Pilates move that is the hundred. Well, replace the ball, band, or reformer machine with a wall as your prop to perform the exercises, and voila, you’re a Wall Pilates girlie. Translation: Wall Pilates is a variation of mat Pilates that entails pressing one or more body parts (mainly your feet) against a wall while you carry out movements like the hundred, wall squats, or plank. The wall is there to not only provide balance and stability, but also add resistance. And while your glutes and core will feel most out of the burn in Wall Pilates routines, with standing exercises that target your arms and chest (think: wall push-ups and planks), your upper body won’t get left out of the sweat sessions. 

    Use the wall as your Pilates prop 😁 #pilates #pilatesinstructor #pilatesworkout #abs #bodytransformation #abschallange
    ♬ Vegas (From the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack ELVIS) – Doja Cat

    How to try it for yourself
    Ready to give Wall Pilates a go? Start with these six workouts courtesy of YouTube to check off a week of movement. 

    If you’re looking to a get taste of what Wall Pilates is…
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    Just starting out on your Pilates journey? Look no further than this 10-minute, beginner-friendly workout with certified Pilates and Barre instructor Callie Jardine. Expect a glute-bridge burner, leg lifts, crunches, and some stretches to round it out. 

    If you want to focus on core, glutes, and quads…
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    Grab a mat and your favorite wall for a 20-minute routine from Pilates with Donna Finnie. You’ll ease into the flow with a round of slow plank walk-outs and work your way to the core of the workout with wall sits, bird dogs, and more. By the end of sweat sesh, your form will be *chef’s kiss*, thanks to Finnie’s detailed instruction throughout. 

    If you’re all about abs…
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    In the mood for a total ab scorcher? Follow Rachel’s Fit Pilates‘ 15-minute workout for a variation of the hundred, bicycles, side planks, and much more core work on and off the wall. Talk about a quickie, but goodie. 

    If upper body is more your thing…
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    Meet Pilates with Donna Finnie once again on the mat (and wall) to enhance mobility and increase strength. You’ll start with breathwork, followed by arm exercises like arm rotations, wall push-ups, and kneeling plank push-ups. This workout (just shy of 24 minutes) will highlight any imbalances you may have (i.e. having one arm or shoulder that feels stronger) and hone your awareness on how your body moves and feels.

    If you’re looking for a full-body workout…
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    For a full-body training, join Trifecta Pilates in standing exercises (think: single-arm wall push-ups, leg lifts, and split squats) and floor work that includes a glute bridge variation that gives major Miley Cyrus vibes (see: her “Flowers” workout) and an ab series. By the end of the 40-minute class, you’ll feel it everywhere—I mean everywhere. 

    If you’re ready to take it up a notch…
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    Wild Waves Yoga guides you through a 20-minute intermediate to advanced Wall Pilates yoga fusion workout in this video. After a proper warm-up, you’ll work the booty, legs, and core with exercises such as a bridge series, heel lifts, split squats, downward dog, finished off by a dolphin plank hold (spoiler: it’s no joke). But don’t worry—the last few minutes reward you with satisfying upper and lower body stretches. Ahh… More

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    In pics: Princess Reema Bandar Al Saud visits Saudi Arabia’s first female astronaut


    by Sarah Joseph
    3 hours ago

    Saudi Arabia is making waves by sending their first Saudi female astronaut, Rayana Barnawi to space this year.
    To congratulate both Barnawi and Ali Al Qarni who will accompany her on this mission, Princess Reem Bint Bandar Al Saud, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States of America visited them this week.
    She visited them in Houston and toured the facilities of NASA Johnson with Axiom Space where the astronauts are currently training and even saw the site’s mission control center first-hand.
    In a post shared on her feed, the caption said, “I had the pleasure to meet with #Saudi astronauts Ali & Rayyanah (the first Arab & Muslim female astronaut) who will shape science through 11 experiments which they’ll take park in while joining the Ax-2 space mission’s crew this quarter.”

    I met with #Saudi astronauts Ali & Rayyanah (the first Arab & Muslim female astronaut) who will shape science through 11 experiments which they’ll take part in while joining the Ax-2 space mission’s crew this quarter.@saudispace @Astro_Rayyanah @AstroAli11#Saudi_towards_Space
    — Reema Bandar Al-Saud (@rbalsaud) March 21, 2023

    With an additional set of images shared on her Twitter feed, she wrote, “It was a privilege to visit @NASA_Johnson in Houston and tour their facilities including the Mission Control Center, and see our astronauts in training. I would like to thank NASA and @Axiom_Space for their gracious hospitality.”
    Set to make history, the mission comes nearly 40 years after the Kingdom had sent the first Arab, Prince Sultan bin Salman to space in 1985.
    Scheduled to launch from the US to the ISS, Barnawi and Al Qarni will join the crew of the AX-2 space mission, to activate scientific innovations at the level of space sciences and develop human capital by attracting talents and necessary skills to keep in line with the country’s 2030 mission.
    Swipe through the gallery to see portraits from Princess Reema’s visit to the International Space Station:

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    UAE announces the official start date of Ramadan


    by Sarah Joseph
    43 mins ago

    The most sacred month of the year begins this week in the UAE on Thursday, March 23, 2023.
    Depending on the moon sighting, the Islamic months last for 29 or 30 days, marking tomorrow as the start of a month in the Islamic Hijri calendar, which was not spotted on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 night.
    Special Iftar tents will be set up outside mosques and prayers will last well into the evening as this sacred month begins tomorrow.
    Marking the first holy month this year without any COVID-related restrictions, residents will be able to host Iftars along with gatherings and family. Additionally, masks are not required to be worn by worshippers inside mosques or any public places in the country.
    For those abstaining from food and drinks from dusk to dawn will observe shorter working hours during this period.
    Shorter working hours

    The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE) has announced a reduction of 2 working hours per day for all employees in the private sector in the UAE during the holy month of Ramadan.
    — وزارة الموارد البشرية والتوطين (@MOHRE_UAE) March 13, 2023

    According to the UAE’s Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation (MoHRE), the official work timings for private sector employees during Ramadan have been reduced by two hours. Government employees will work 9am-2.30pm, Monday to Thursday, and 9am-noon on Fridays while private sector workers will see their hours reduced by two hours per day.
    Eid Al Fitr break
    If you’re looking to plan ahead for this year’s first long weekend. The official Eid Al Fitr holiday in the UAE will commence from Ramadan 29 to Shawwal 3. As per the current astrological predictions, the break will take place from Thursday, April 20 to Sunday, April 23, 2023.
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    Dubai’s Raffles The Palm is now offering an ultra-luxe membership programme


    by Team Emirates Woman
    1 hour ago

    IN PARTNERSHIP: For the ultimate rejuvenation, Raffles, The Palm has launched an elite membership programme to experience.
    The ultra-luxurious resort offers a holistic approach to hospitality with its all-in-one programme set to offer a myriad of unparalleled benefits throughout the year across stays, dining, wellness, and fitness experiences at the resort.

    For an idyllic escape, the property offers unlimited Raffles Club Access, private cabana preferred bookings and once-a-year 24/7 concierge services.
    Guests can embark on a culinary adventure with an array of benefits including a complimentary Chef’s table experience at Matagi with authentic Japanese cuisine along with brunch and afternoon tea experiences for up to four guests and 25 percent off food and beverages across all the restaurants.

    Matagi at Raffles The Palm
    If you’re looking to unwind, the property’s ultra-luxe spa Cinq Mondes Spa, promises a sanctuary of blissful well-being with an array of world-class services and treatments including wellness services for a holistic approach to living. Customers will have access to six 60-minute Royal Balinese Massages for single membership members and six Wellnamis Binaural Acoustic and Vibrational Therapies with three for singles membership members. For a refined retail experience, members can avail 10 percent off on all Cinq Mondes retail products and 20 percent off the spa menu with access to the indoor pool, gym and unlimited outdoor pool and beach access.

    Cinq Mondes Spa at Raffles The Palm
    In addition to all the benefits, each customer also receives silver, gold, platinum and diamond membership including full access to exclusive Diamond members benefits such as suite night upgrades, access to the Executive lounge and free breakfast on the weekends.

    Piatti by the Beach
    Priced at Dhs60,000 for a single membership and Dhs80,000 for a couple’s membership, customers can rejuvenate at this oasis that’s ideal for families, couples and everyone all throughout the year. To sign up for all the exclusive benefits visit
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    What Hiring Managers Are Really Looking for in Your Cover Letter

    Cover letters are the bane of my existence, and I don’t think I’m the only one who’d say so. Any time I’ve previously applied for new positions, I’d pause, think twice, and frantically Google “cover letter tips” before applying when I saw a job description that required a cover letter. I’d ask myself why companies are still requesting a cover letter when they can get all the information they need by reading my resume and doing a quick LinkedIn or Google search. As an applicant, cover letters felt archaic, unnecessary, and mostly annoying.
    But as I’ve progressed in my career, I’ve noticed that cover letters are still as relevant as ever. It’s led me to wonder if hiring managers are still asking for cover letters, what is it they really want to see? So, I did what any millennial would do. I turned to social media. I put up a quick pulse check on my LinkedIn to seek insight from hiring managers. Much to my surprise, every response I received was in favor of a cover letter. Color me shocked.
    Overwhelmingly, hiring managers shared how much they love cover letters and how valuable they are in the hiring process. My favorite comment came from Sarah Keach Baucom, Co-Founder of Girl Tribe Co. and Girl Tribe Pop Up, who said, “If there is no cover letter, I have no idea why someone would want to work with us! Sometimes cover letters speak more volumes than resumes. Especially if the candidate is younger/entry level or switching careers, I need them to bridge the gap for us in the cover letter on where they are at and what they will bring to the table.”
    In just a few sentences, I questioned my stance on cover letters. Maybe they’re not as antiquated as I once thought. To help me dig deeper, I turned to a few experts. They helped me answer the question of what hiring managers are really looking for in a cover letter, so the next time you’re applying for a new position, you can give the people what they want and land yourself an interview.
    Let’s meet the experts:

    In this article

    Of course, I had to start by asking the experts their stance on cover letters to better understand how important or not they are.

    Do Hiring Managers Actually Read Cover Letters?
    Sarah Doody: Some do, and some don’t, and that’s why we can’t make the assumption that cover letters are dead. What if the one cover letter you wrote was the difference between you getting an interview or not? Would it be worth it? There’s an assumption that cover letters take a long time to write, but that’s not true. If you invest the time to create a baseline cover letter that you can tweak for each role, then you can create a cover letter for each role you apply to in no time.
    Arika L. Pierce: I DO think they read them, but they are probably reading them very quickly (five to seven seconds)—especially if they have received a lot of interest in the position. I think everyone should always send a cover letter—even if the job description doesn’t ask for one. It can be something that sets you apart because it allows you to share things that are not in your resume on what you will bring to the table.
    Amy Feind Reeves: Please always send a cover letter if you’re able. Use keywords from the job description that don’t otherwise appear in your resume, which will amplify your chances of getting past an ocular reader. A cover letter will also give you a chance to explain why you want this job and why you want it at this company. These are two of the most important points a screener and a hiring manager will look for, and expressing them could mean the difference between being passed over and being passed on for a phone screen. Lastly, a cover letter allows you to show that you can write a professional document which is a desirable skill for any role.
    Now that we know cover letters are a must when applying to a role, I wanted to know what are the most important things candidates should focus on when crafting their cover letter.

    What Are the Top Three Things Hiring Managers Look for in a Cover Letter?
    Sarah Doody: Your cover letter needs to show recruiters and hiring managers why you’re an awesome candidate and intrigue them to learn more so they spend more than six seconds with your resume, see for themselves why you’re a great fit, and invite you to the interview process. The top three things hiring managers look for in a cover letter are:
    Customization: Don’t send the same cover letter for every job you apply to. It’s a major turn off to read a cover letter that is not customized and sounds like it could have been used to apply for any job. Think about all the times you’ve received generic sales emails or messages in your LinkedIn inbox, don’t make recruiters and hiring managers feel that way! Tailor your cover letter for each role and this will show that you took the time to do research and think of the person reading the cover letter.
    A solid pitch: In the first one to two sentences, make the case for why you’re a fit for the role. Tell them about previous experience and expertise that makes you an exceptional candidate. For example, imagine you’re applying to a product manager role at JP Morgan Chase and you have eight years of previous experience, previously working at Wells Fargo as a product manager and PayPal as a product designer. Your pitch sentence might be, “For the last six years I worked as a product manager on the commercial banking team at Wells Fargo and was previously lead designer on the enterprise payments team at Paypal.”
    Evidence and examples: Next, include one to two examples of projects you’ve worked on, outcomes, or the impact that you had. These should back up what you said you can do in your pitch sentence. If you wrote a solid resume, you should be able to draw upon those bullet points and re-use some of that content here.
    Arika L. Pierce: They are looking for info that is not already in your resume: your unique value proposition (UVP) (i.e., what sets you apart from other candidates—and experience isn’t a good UVP), and what you will bring to the position—forward-looking statements, not a rehash of your past.
    Amy Feind Reeves: Your cover letter needs to clearly and concisely highlight three things: (1) that you understand what the job is, (2) that you can do the job by linking the skill sets highlighted in your resume to the tasks that will be required, (3) and that you want the job. Don’t overlook that last one. It may seem like a “no-brainer,” but it is important.
    We know we need a cover letter and what should be included. Now let’s explore how we actually write it and present our stories to get the best results during the hiring process.

    How Long Should a Cover Letter Be and How Should It Be Structured?
    Sarah Doody: A cover letter should be no more than one page! Your cover letter should have three sections, an introduction that includes your pitch sentence, evidence and examples, and a closing call to action. Your call to action should aim to spark interest and get them to follow up. For example, if you have examples of work you can show them, you could say ““If you’re interested in seeing examples of my work, I’m happy to send over a case study or talk you through it on a 15-min call.” By letting them know this exists, you might spark their curiosity and increase the chances they want to learn more.
    Arika L. Pierce: These days no more than one page and I would keep it fairly short and succinct. Put the most interesting things first. The average person may read it in five to seven seconds so make sure your point jumps out—use formatting to your advantage.
    Amy Feind Reeves: No more than one page with lots of white space at that. Less is always more. Your cover letter only has a few seconds to make an impact, so focus on the most impressive elements of your background. Set off the best, most sellable skills and credentials in bullet points, so they stand out. In the opening paragraph, state why you know you’ll add value to the role and why you want it. In the closing paragraph, say why you want to work for this company, specifically check out their website for a specific client or project or corporate responsibility policy that you really like, and mention it.
    And finally, our experts share how we can stand out to help us land the interview.

    What’s the Number One Thing You Should Do To Make Your Cover Letter Stand Out to Hiring Managers?
    Sarah Doody: Recruiters and hiring managers are busy, so anything that a candidate does to help save them time will be appreciated. A great cover letter should quickly inform a recruiter or hiring manager about why you are the best candidate for the role. Think about your cover letter as a movie trailer and your resume as a feature film. Movie trailers are designed to instantly capture your attention and make you want to see the film. And as mentioned above, customize it and don’t send a generic version!
    Arika L. Pierce: Use keywords from the job description and consider what else you can do. For example, connect with the hiring manager on LinkedIn and send them a video or audio direct message. Again, it’s about doing things to make you stand out that other people are not likely doing.
    Amy Feind Reeves: Cover letters are not like essays or term papers. They do not need to be finely crafted biographical stories that explain your choices in life, the lessons you have learned, and how you arrived on your current path. Officially, these letters are known as #TLDR (too long; didn’t read). Unofficially, they just won’t get read. Cover letters are a second opportunity to make a first impression. Make them short and focus on why you want the job you are applying for and why you will be good at it.
    So as it turns out, cover letters are more important than I once believed. They may be the difference between getting noticed and getting looked over. And if the only thing standing in your way of landing the job of your dreams is one piece of paper detailing how awesome you are, wouldn’t you take the time to write it?

    What You Should Actually Put In Each Section Of Your Resume More

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    Experience a relaxing iftar by the beach in the heart of Ras Al Khaimah


    by Team Emirates Woman
    2 hours ago

    Looking for an unwinding cityscape iftar?
    For a big city detox, the UAE is home to a myriad of unique glamping spots and Longbeach Campground is one of them with an exquisite iftar for visitors to experience.
    Visitors can break their fast after sunset in the beachside dining at Longbeach Campground with a magical iftar featuring a signature live BBQ dinner, an array of live stations and a selection of other delectable dishes, unlimited selected beverages every Thursday to Sunday from sunset until 11 pm.

    For a relaxing evening, guests can feast after a long day of fasting featuring the relaxing sounds of the waves along with the soft tunes performed by the resident entertainment team.
    Additionally, the resort features a plethora of recreational facilities such as a beach, yoga, sea view aerobics, kite flying and enticing water spots to ensure the 300-metre stretch of beach keeps you entertained all day long. Bringing together a traditional camping ethos with luxurious amenities and engaging activities, this one-of-a-kind venue is not one to miss out on this season.

    If you’re looking for a fun-filled camp, kids will be far from bored with all the host of onboard activities for them to try out during their stay. There’s also a pleasant site of farm animals for kids to interact with at the petting zoo. Starting at Dhs249 for the authentic deluxe tent with a comfortable setting, this will make the perfect home for your next camping trip in Ras Al Khaimah.
    The packages for the Iftar start at Dhs110 for adults and Dhs55 for kids, below the age of 12 years old.
    To make a reservation visit
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