8 Top Project Design Skills For Nonprofits and Grant Writers

Successful and sustainable programs and projects begin with a solid design up front and include such design tools as logic models, SMART objectives and environmental scanning. This article will focus on the 8 top "project design and development" skills that non-profit personnel and grant writers should have. Project design and development is one of 6…

The Door to December by Dean Koontz

Dean R Koontz started his career about 1965 with some science fiction novels that received less than overwhelming approval from reviewers and fans. By the early 1970s he was writing crime thrillers under pen names. As the incredible success of Stephen King and Anne Rice transformed horror in the field of publishing from an occasional…

Know How to Take Good Care of Your Pontoon Boat

Many people invest in boats for cruising around seas, rivers and lakes. For people who just prefer a slow moving vessel to enjoy their time on water, a pontoon boat is perfect for them especially during family outing, fishing trips and entertaining guests. It is a slow moving vessel that consist of two floatation device…

Modern Packaged Boiler Operation, Maintenance and Training

The latter part of the 20th Century saw the introduction of more stringent boiler manufacturing standards, particularly in relation to welding technology and inspection, and the evolution of digital control systems that now provides an unsurpassed level of reliability. The modern, micro-processor based, high-integrity, "Boiler Control System" (BCS) has the ability to perform many of…

Friesian Care During Summer

It is often very hard to determine which rugs to use and when in a climate such as ours in Australia, especially during those months of the year when the weather is unpredictable. However, which rugs to use and because during the hot summer months is something often overlooked, as many horses a left naked…

The "Un-Wedding" Wedding

Getting married is as popular as ever these days, but no so the traditional wedding. It seems like more and more couples are opting for celebrations which are as unique as they are and which have more in common with a great party than a typical wedding reception. Take a look at the trend for…

Adobe Flash Player: A Risk To Privacy and Security

Adobe Flash Player: a greater risk to privacy and security than you may realize Do you know that if you have Adobe's Flash Players plugin installed on your web browser that your internet activity and history is potentially being tracked and used without your knowledge or permission? Just managing your web browser's tracking cookie through…