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Having a full-time job means having a very busy, on-the-go lifestyle. After making time for family, friends, and leisurely activities there isn't always time for eating right and making sure you get enough exercise.

According to a recent survey by CareerBuilder, 55 percent of U.S. workers consider themselves to be overweight, and of those people, 44 percent say they've gained weight while at their current job.

Fear not, we’ve come up with crafty ways to hold yourself accountable while squeezing in healthy meals and even a little physical activity throughout your work day! Here are our 6 ways to stay healthy at work.

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There’s been a whole lot of hype around the newly sought after standing desk - and this got us thinking that maybe we should delve a little deeper and see just how much better it really is to stand vs. sit at work all day.  And so we did! Here’s what we found out when looking into the truth about the standing desk.

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When it comes to traditional styles of men’s business attire, the looks of yesteryear have come a long way. Today more than ever the trends of the modern man has seeped into men’s business wear. From the old school and more corporate full-suit-and-tie look to the slim cut, fitted trousers with blazers, sweater vests, button downs, and skinny jeans have not only been introduced - but has since completely taken over. Read More

Though it’s unlikely that you might bring a pair of high-end performance business socks, like those at Unfettered Socks, along with you on an outdoor hiking trek or a camp-out adventure, it’s still fun to think about all the unconventional yet totally practical uses for socks. So, the next time you go rogue and you find yourself in an unexpected situation, stop and think, what else can my socks do for me? Here are 5 ways that socks (seriously, socks!) can save your life.

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Did you know that in the 18th century, socks crafted from matted up animal hair were worn by the Greeks? How fashion forward of them! During the 10th century, socks were considered a luxury item because of how difficult they were to make and were reserved for only the rich. Thank goodness those days are over! Read More

You may not realize this, but in the same way that experts can analyze your handwriting and get a sense of who you are as a human, your sock style can say a lot about your personality. So, let’s assume that you’ve already joined the business sock revolution and ditched those thin, uncomfortable socks that you used to wear before you discovered Unfettered Socks. Which of these styles are your preference and what does that say about you?

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Remember how your mom used to always harp on you for trying to leave the house with your foot crammed into a sockless tennis shoe? Or how the the times you actually
would wear socks, you’d often play outside in them, run around with the neighbor kids in your ankle length Hanes and then you’d get in trouble for ruining your good socks? Well, guess what folks? Sometimes Moms know things.

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men's style instagram - geezusfreyNo one has time to waste digging through accounts and pictures, so we did it for you. We searched high and low for the Instagram bloggers with the highest quality tips and photos so you can spend more time being trendy than trying to be trendy. Here are, in our honest opinion, the 5 men's style Instagrams you need to follow in 2016:
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At this point in the year, the gym thins out, the at-home cooking slows to a halt, and the drinking picks up again. Resolutions begin to wane as resolutioners lose focus. Each year we tell ourselves that things will be different this time - that we'll find the time to work out daily, that it's just not that hard to let the chicken defrost when we get home from work. Each year, we are wrong. But this year, what if we kept it simple? What if instead of the lofty goals to achieve martyr status and change our whole lives, we just did one thing? What if we made 2016 the Year of the Socks? 
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You may very well already have a well-stocked supply of both athletic shoes and fashionable footwear; now it’s time to supplement it with a healthy stock of socks. Yet simply having a good selection of socks to choose from isn’t enough; you also need to know how and when to wear them. With fall fast approaching, here are five rules to follow when full-time sock weather hits:
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