Teenage grocery store employee gets worldwide praise for walking senior home

Sometimes, small gestures have big impacts.

Helping a senior with their groceries seems like a no-brainer, but one store outside of Horwich, United Kingdom, is receiving praise on social media after allowing one of its employees to leave to walk an elderly customer home.

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Need to share this, whilst working earlier we watched this lovely lad walking this little old man home.. He wasn’t very…

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Samantha-Jayne Brady snapped photos of 18-year-old Christian Trouesdale, an employee at supermarket

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How self-publishing on LinkedIn can elevate your professional profile

It’s no secret that social media and online profiles have changed the rules of the job search game in more ways than one.

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Data shows that 73% of millennials found their last job through a social network and 77% of organizations are using social networks for recruiting purposes. With more and more recruiters looking online to gain additional insight into who they’re hiring or to find potential employees, getting to know a job candidate no longer stops at his or her carefully crafted

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Lollipop Local are Google Partners

Really excited to announce that Lollipop Local has now fulfilled the criteria to display the Google Partner badge.

This means that we have passed the Google Adwords Certification examination for Search and that we have shown that we are competent at managing Adwords campaigns by having clients spending a certain amount of money on their Adwords campaigns every month.

Google advises business owners to: “team up with a Google Partner. A Google-certified agency can help you make the most of your online advertising and build your web presence.

This badge recognizes companies we trust to help you succeed on the

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If you can’t get an Apple Watch, get a real apple

Friday is Apple Watch launch day, so naturally it seems like everyone — from your mom to your dentist — is showing their new smart watch off on social media.

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Never fear — Mashable has identified one way to deal with those pangs of jealously you’re suffering through right now. Strap a real apple to your wrist with some tape and you’ll feel a lot better.

These people have already chosen the healthier— and cheaper — option:

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Facebook photo comparing vaccinations to rape prompts severe backlash

An anti-vaccination group in Australia has been linked to an image posted on social media that compares vaccinations to rape.

The image, posted on Wednesday on a Facebook page related to the Australian Vaccination-skeptics Network (AVN), has since been deleted after widespread backlash.

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The black and white photo showed a man with his hand covering a woman’s mouth and a description: “Forced Penetration: Really- no big deal, if it’s just a vaccination needle, and he’s a doctor. Do you really ‘need’ control over your own

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