Challenges of Adopting IFRS in Developing Nations

Introduction Accounting methods vary around the world. The environments that allow the prominent methods, such as U.S. GAAP and IFRS, to flourish tend to be in the First World countries such as the United States, European nations, and Russia, or nations that closely use these areas as business models. The First World has the resources…

Writing Effective Sales Messages

A sales letter is a document designed to generate sales. It is a distinctive type of persuasive letter. It persuades the reader to place an order, to request additional information, or to lend support to the product or service or cause being offered. For most sectors other than retail, a sales letter is the first…

How to Host a Cornhole Game Tournament

A cornhole game tournament is a great idea if you are having a backyard BBQ, tailgating party, or even having a fundraiser for a charity event. A cornhole tournament can be played anywhere there is flat surface, like at a park, a backyard, or even a parking lot. A cornhole tournament can be played by…

In Indian Astrology, Moon is the Mother

In Indian astrology, Moon and sun are generally mentioned as planets although neither is a planet although neither is a planet in the strict dictionary sense. Moon is the planet nearest to the Earth. It is the only planet in the solar system revolving round and round the earth. Sun is said to be generator…

What You Didn’t Know About Neon

We are all familiar with neon in its most widely used form, neon signs. However, what do we really know about it? It is the purpose of this article to present a wider view of neon through some commonly asked questions about neon, neon signs, and other forms of neon usage that are not so…

Solutions for Overcoming Learned Helplessness

The feeling of helplessness or being out of control in any situation is uncomfortable and can cause secondary feelings of stress, depression and anxiety. If such feelings continue to occur in response to any adverse environment, people sometimes develop a condition known as learned helplessness. ┬áIn this article, I explain what learned helplessness is, and…

Was Napoleon Bonaparte Poisoned?

The official cause of death for Napoleon Bonaparte is generally listed as stomach cancer. It is true that Napoleon did indeed have stomach cancer when he died, but there are several pieces of forensic evidence collected over the years that cast doubt on this conclusion and lead to new questions. Arsenic is the major player…

3 Body Types – Ectomorph, Endomorph and Mesomorph

Ever wondered why some people can eat absolutely anything and never put on weight while certain others can get fat just by the smell of chocolates and cookies. Well the answer to this lies in the body type of each individual. Ectomorph, Endomorph and Mesomorph are the three body types and these are largely responsible…

A Good Swing Starts with a Strong Base of Support

A good golf swing starts with a strong base of support (hips, pelvis and lumbar spine). A highly conditioned base of support will provide stability throughout the swing and allow forces to be effectively transferred from the legs through the hips to the upper body to produce optimal power and control. A strong base helps…