Blog Best Practices

A blog is an opportunity to showcase a company’s culture and personality while shedding some light on the products they offer. The goal of blogging is establishing authority through content that adds value to your industry, which in turn will, ultimately position your company as an industry leader. The following are a few best practices…

Toyota Introduces the Special Edition Matrix M-Theory Package

Toyota Motor Sales USA had already announced the manufacturer's proposed retail prices (MSRP) for the new 2007 Matrix, which will arrive at dealerships early this August. Also arriving in August is the new 2007 special edition Matrix M-Theory package. The M-Theory features several sporty exterior enhancements for the Corolla Matrix including the unique Speedway Blue…

Types of Resins For Casting

Different types of resins are regularly used for making casts. Polyester, epoxy and polyurethanes may all be resins, but their properties vary greatly. Many people just end up getting confused about which resin is suitable for a particular purpose. A detailed look at each class of resin can help clear the uncertainty: Polyester resin –…

Read This Before Seeing Another Superhero Movie

We’re about to meander a bit on the controversial side. You see, whenever you mention superhero movies, you immediately see the factions preparing for battle about what constitutes superhero movies. Sometimes the arguments are based off of the idea that source materials were completely ignored and that the hero in question was given the Hollywood…

Blur the Line Between Work and Play

Make your vocation your vacation. I think that’s one of the smartest business concepts that I’ve ever run across. I learned it from a book called Work is My Play by Wallace E. Johnson, one of the founders of Holiday Inn. One of the things that Johnson says in his book that I like so…

Pump Shaft Bearings

A pump shaft is a major part whose function is to transmit input power from the driver to the impellers mounted on the shaft. It is subjected to several stresses flexural, shear, torsional, tensile, etc. Of these, the torsional stress is most significant and is usually used as basis for sizing the shaft diameter. The…

Tools to Use for a Professional Translation

When you look at working as a corporate translator there are many tools at your disposal. There are many native speakers out there; however, knowledge of a language does not necessarily mean that you can do a good job of professional translation. Look around and you will find an abundance of resources. Dictionaries, theses, and…

Fire Protection Design – Engineering Your Safety

In the United States and Canada, fire codes guide the design and construction of every building. Whether it's a complex of apartments or condominiums; a warehouse or factory; or an office complex, everything must be constructed to code, and keeping residents or employees safe is an important concern. Fire protection engineers are charged with maintaining…