Socket Wrench Terminology For the Beginner

Welcome back to our series on automated hand tools for the beginner. If this is the first article you've read, do not worry – we will take it easy on you. As discussed in other articles when you are building your new tool collection it can sometimes be hard to understand what it is that…

Maintaining People Places & Retaining Staff

It should go without saying that there is no better way to maintain a carefully created People Place than to hang on to your existing loyal producers. Unfortunately, not nearly enough emphasis is applied in this area. Begin by taking note of who these employees are. Retain Proven Performers Utilize your existing personnel resources –…

Overcoming Communication Barriers Between People

Good communication is not one and the same with talking other people into accepting your point of view. Regardless of how well you express yourself, it is impractical to think that others will always agree with you. However, others will understand you if you communicate well. When you send a message, you intend to communicate…

Top Drywall Hanging Tips And Techniques

Hanging Tips & Techniques Using a Deadman A deadman is a temporary brace made of two lengths of 2×3 or 2×4 joined together and braced to form a T. Cut one of these as long as the ceiling is high plus 1 inch (but minus 1 1/2 inches for the crosspiece) and the other about…

All About Bamboo Flooring

Caring for Your Floor Caring for you bamboo flooring is really important to keep it look new and shiny. Most manufacturers provide you with a simple set of guidelines to follow. These guidelines help you care for your flooring, but in case you do not get these tips with your floor it is important to…