Ten Commandments of Intercultural Communication

More and more companies around the world are hopping national borders to conduct business. Regardless of the organization you join, you are likely to be dealing with people who come from various national, religious, and ethnic backgrounds. Communicating across language and cultural barriers at home will also challenge your skills. Without leaving your own country,…

Why Kaizen Fails (And The Secrets To Its Success)

Its true – the majority of attempts to apply kaizen, the Japanese management concept of continuous improvement, fail, and fail miserably. Now don’t get me wrong, I’m not saying that kaizen itself fails. In fact I’m a big fan and promoter of kaizen having written a book on the subject and numerous articles. I even…

Renaissance and Neoclassical Historical Arts

Renaissance is a cultural movement that started in Europe during the early 14th to 17th century or a period between the Classical and Modern era. More than its cultural essence, the Renaissance period was known for its developments in art, painting, philosophy, architecture and other intellectual aspects. It was an era that witnessed the largest…

Bodybuilding 101 – Vocabulary

For newbies in bodybuilding, these terms may be new to you. What is one repetition? What is one-rep max? Here is a list of vocabulary you hear a lot when it comes to bodybuilding. – Power Power refers to your muscle strength. It is measured by how much weight you are able to lift. –…

So Many Scooters, So Little Time

When Razor Scooters first burst on to the scene in 2000, many thought they would disappear into oblivion never to be heard from again. Instead, a whole new category of kids’ recreational gear was born. The original Razor Scooter is still Razor USA’s best selling item, though the company has launched a dizzying array of…

Pegasus – A Memoir About Dream Image Work

I first encountered Robert Bosnak’s dream work technique at the C. G. Jung Institute in Boston and was later invited into a private dream group that met around a woodstove in the upstairs of his barn in the suburbs of Boston. This group deeply explored the unconscious lives of the group members. Huddled in a…

Functions of Steel Fabrication Companies

A Steel Fabrication Company mainly specializes in the building of machinery and equipments by cutting, shaping and assembling components made from raw materials. They purchase steel and fabricate products according to the specific structural design requirements of the projects. Thus an accurate picture of each steel element and connections between them with appropriate dimensions can…

Traits And Characteristics: Scorpion Men and Women

“Scorpio” is the astrology sign of extremes and intensity and the “Scorpions” can be best defined by the keywords; Loyal, Passionate, Resourceful, Observant, Dynamic, Jealous, Obsessive, Suspicious, Manipulative and Unyielding. They are in fact very deep and intense people who have a cool, detached, and unemotional air to the globe; yet, lying underneath is the…

Waste Disposal and Waste Management

Waste disposal is either placing waste in water or onto land. Waste is taken to facilities where the waste is permanently contained and can prevent the release of pollutants into the environment. When disposing of solid waste, it often is placed on land in a landfill. Liquid waste is disposed of in injection wells that…

Love in the Times of AIDS

Book Title: LOVE IN THE TIMES OF AIDS Author: Dr Mark Hunter: An Assistant Professor in Social Science/Geography at the University of Toronto. Publisher: University of KwaZulu-Natal Press Reviewer: Bhekisisa Stalin Mncube AIDS Transmission: HIERARCHY OF UBUFEBE (MULTIPLE SEX PARTNERS) IN SOUTH AFRICA LOVE in the times of AIDS is a valuable ethnography of Mandeni,…