How to Be an Excellent First-Time Board Member

There’s a first time for everything, including becoming a board member for a nonprofit. Being asked to serve on a board can be a great opportunity and a rewarding experience. Nonprofit board members are the bridge between a tax-exempt charity and the community. Nonprofit board members are essential in ensuring the sustainability and success of…

Schedule Slippage – Root Causes

“The single most important task of a project: setting realistic expectations. Unrealistic expectations based on inaccurate estimates are the single largest cause of software failure.”- Futrell, Shafer Introduction With global and competitive market, it is very important to launch a product or service in the market on time, ahead of competitors. Definitely, timely launch depends…

Revivification of Consanguinity to Curtail Fanaticism

Man is a social animal; Therefore, he is dependent upon others for his social needs. The presence of viable social institutions is mandatory to groom the people into reasonable citizens having a balanced approach. In the contemporary world, fate of economic, religious, political and family institutions is ubiquitously in the doldrums. Therefore, the number of…

Taj Mahal – The Voice of Mumbai

Director Chandra Barot who directed the 1978 Amitabh Bachchan starrer DON was right when he showcased Mumbai as the city of opportunties and success stories, a city for dream and dream merchants and a city of Gold. Barot's lyrical reference to the song 'Ei Hai Bambai Nagariya tu dekh Babuwa? Sone chandi ki dagariya too…

Small Closet Spaces

Living with a small closet can become torturous if you don’t get it under control. Organization is a must. There are lots of ways to maximize the little space that you have and make the most of it. There is no room for clutter in a tiny closet and sometimes there isn’t even enough room…

Finding the Best Shoe Organizer for Your Needs

Using the right shoe organizing methods means less clutter and frustration when it comes to keeping a collection of shoes organized. A wide range of strategies are available. It is just a case of finding which of the storage methods fits best in your home, lifestyle and gives the right protection from shoes getting scuffed…

How to Plan and Organize Home Improvement Projects

Home ownership is more than buying a house to live in happily forever. As soon as you and your family move into your new home, small fixes will claim your attention, including the review of streamlight flashlights, purchasing of handheld accessories and the change of flooring finishing’s, and even the installation of vinyl fencing. Before…

What Old People Can’t Do

We old folks are often given impossible task. Marketers, newspapers, cable television companies, news channels, pharmaceutical companies, manufacturers, etc., all absolutely hate us. They give us these impossible task. As a public service to marketers and other that deal with we old folks, here are some things that old people can’t do: 1. Old people…

Rotating Curling Iron, Flat Iron

Okay! It ceases to amaze me how this technological society can produce such great products. One of the newest ventures in the luxuries of life and beauty is the rotating styling iron, and it is an extremely positive experience. This is a secret beyond all secrets of how many people look so incredible all of…

Is it Worth Planning a Career in Welding?

However one may have selected welding as one's profession for life, one should not dismiss planning as the most important ingredient in building one's advancement. Why should one plan a career in welding? Because planning in advance is the only way to obtain outstanding results. Essentially it may be true for any career. But in…