How Should Leaders PLAN?

After more than four decades of involvement, in nearly every aspect of leadership, from identifying, qualifying, training, developing, and consulting to thousands of actual, and/ or, potential leaders, I have come to believe, strongly, the single, most important aspect, of effectively, leading others, is the willingness, and ability, to effectively PLAN. Quality planning requires a…

Advantages and Disadvantages of Alternative Medicine

There are reasons why people chose alternative medicine and reasons why they avoid it, preferring conventional medicine. Alternative medicine is safer than standard health treatments and usually works. It’s true that it can’t be used in severe conditions like car accidents or other severe emergencies, but be that as it may, there are enough situations…

Pesky Pond Moss Solutions

Spring has sprung! Anglers are getting in their boats, hitting their secret honey holes, and the plants are coming back to life. Unfortunately, there is no exception for the pesky pond plants. Here, we will cover removing said pest plants, but remember not all aquatic vegetation is bad. In fact, there are plants, including the…

Pond Pumps For The Koi Pond

The pond pump is the life blood of any koi pond or koi watergarden. Whether building a new pond or replacing an existing pump, there are many choices when it comes to buying a pump. There are also many things to consider when choosing the type and size of pump to purchase. Most koi ponds…

How to Prevent Pre-Diabetes From Getting Worse

Diabetes is a very serious chronic disease suffered by millions of people worldwide. If you are diabetic and fail to control your blood glucose levels you are likely to end up with one or more serious medical conditions, such as heart disease, kidney failure and damaged nerves among many others. Pre-diabetes is a condition in…

15 Power Meals: Eat Like A Pro!

Staying In Shape Does not Mean You Have To Give Up The Spice In Your Life! It's a common myth. Everyone assumes that if you're going to commit to staying in shape, you have to sacrifice all the flavor in your diet and eat nothing but white rice, protein powder and chicken breasts day in…

How to Choose the Right Acoustic Panel

If you do not know anything about how to improve room acoustics, it can be overwhelming at first to understand all of your options. First of all, you should know what frequency of sound you want to absorb. For most settings, you'll just need to absorb the mid to high frequencies. An example would be…

Modern Architecture Trends

The United States is seeing a huge building boom that is changing many city landscapes very quickly. The new style of architecture that mixes modern and contemporary styles seems to be winning. The evidence is easy to see in how long it takes a new home to sell. Today’s buyers want the modern look, and…

Exploding Myths About Learning

When I was a child, and a string of Christmas tree lights went out, it was my job to replace each bulb one-by-one to discover which one was burned out. To enrich our effectiveness in work or study, we need to first forget what is obstructing our progress. We need to ensure that we are…

The 5 Most Preferred Nike Dunks

Though Nike Dunks have been around for many years now and they have introduced many styles and models since then over the years, some of them still remain fresh and are preferred by many over the others. Given the opportunity and availability of stock, many would still purchase these preferred styles of Nike Dunks as…

Top 4 Cichlid Fish Diseases To Watch Out For

Cichlid Diseases: Although unpleasant, discussing disease with any animal is an important part of pet ownership. Knowing what to look for and what to do will (in the long run) keep everyone healthy and happy. Before we get into the cichlid diseases, make sure you have a back-up plan in the form of an aquarium…