Safe Use of Sack Trucks

The simple sack truck is a good addition to any workplace that involves the carrying or moving of boxes or items. This will help to reduce the risk of injury to your workforce from manual handling as well as improve productivity. Manual Handling Injuries More than a third of injuries reported every year are the…

Places of Interest in Spain – The Cordoba Mosque

The Mosque of Cordoba has had an interesting history, beginning as a Moorish Mosque in the 10th century and consecuted as a Christian Cathedral in the 13th century after the request of Cordoba. Throughout the years it has undergone many alterations. The Royal Chapel was built after the Reconquest as a pantheon for Spanish Kings…

Horoscopes – Capricorn

In this Tenth of a 12 part series on horoscopes, we're going to look at the first of what are called the winter signs, Capricorn the Goat. People who are born between December 22 and January 21 are Capricorns. Their element is Earth, their quality is Cardinal, their energy is Yin, their ruler is Saturn,…

The Internet is Not a Business

The internet is a vehicle for generating business activity, just like a store front or office. Online business is not different to managing and growing a physical business, and more often than not, you need to bring similar structures into your online business. Many online operators still hold a subconscious, or conscious, belief that the…

Articulate a Message That Motivates

During a recent workshop I asked sales leaders to prepare a quick "elevator speech" that explains the compelling reasons for their strategic imperatives. Overwhelmingly, the individuals laid out the facts and figures that supported their reasoning. While technically correct, most of these speakers lack something. While they identified the key business drivers, and logically laid…

Dirt Bike Trails

Motocross is my favorite thing to do on a dirt bike, but when I'm not able to go to a track I love to ride on trails. Dirt bike tracks are usually safer than motocross tracks, and they are a lot of fun to ride on if there are challenging obstacles. This article will give…

Don’t Get Stuck Snowboarding!

I see it all the time at the resorts. Snowboarders who have dropped into a line that eventually leads them into a long drawn out gulley. You see them suffer as they flail their arms around trying to move forward or eventually take off their snowboard completely and walk out. For most snowboarders this is…

The Versatility of Boys Hoodies

In the year 2009, hoodies are as popular with young adults now as they have ever been. It seems that the majority of boys and girls have a selection of different styles and colors of hooded tops in their wardrobes which they wear whatever the season. Hoodies are an extremely versatile item of clothing, they…

How to Perform a Site Inspection Like a Pro

When a professional meeting, event or conference planner goes to evaluate the suitability of a venue for a client this is called a site inspection. There are three basic areas to be considered: Appearance and accessibility of the location Service and quality of catering Amenities and special features. Without a doubt, choosing a venue for…