How to Write a Railroad Job Resume

The three main divisions of the railroad industry are urban transit (i.e. light rail and subways), passenger, and freight. Within these three divisions there are many different positions available. Some railroad resumes are written in more general terms, especially for entry level positions. However, the higher up on the job ladder the position is, the…

Glass For Architecture

In the construction of modern buildings, glass has become an essential component. With modern technology, the permutation of glass types has been both varied and exciting. There have been applications in both small and large amounts – from kitchen wall splash backs, cabinetry and staircase balustrades and threads, to laminated double-glazing for office buildings and…

The Pros and Cons of Low Energy LED Lighting

For most people, probably the biggest single factor against low energy LED lighting as a substitute for the soon-to-be-phased-out regular incandescent light bulb is the cost differential. There is no doubt that an LED equivalent light bulb (for example a 6w LED spotlight as a direct replacement for a 35w GU10 halogen lamp) is significantly…

Why Do You Need Courage?

Let's face it without courage crashing through the terror barrier is difficult, if not, impossible! So, how do we develop courage? I'm so glad you asked … that is exactly what I'm going to explain. The dictionary says courage is "the ability to disregard fear; bravery." If you are courageous you are brave and fearless.…

The Facts About Acoustic Ceiling Tiles

What should you know about acoustic ceiling tiles as far as what they are and why they are popular? I had heard of acoustic ceiling tiles, but had never bothered to ask what they were until I started looking at installing a ceiling in my basement. I did not know what they were, but with…

Look After Your Floors By Refinishing Them

When it comes to choosing the right flooring around the home, a great and popular choice to go with is the use of hardwood flooring. The good news for people who are decorating their floors with hardwood flooring is that there is a massive range of hardwood floors out there to choose from that cater…

Top Five Acid Reflux Prescription Medications

For some people, finding the right acid reflux prescription medications is something that turns out to be very simple, but for others, there may be some trial and error involved. This condition is pretty straight forward, and there are many effective treatments and medications. Once you find something that works for you, you will probably…

The 7 Personal Training Fat Loss Rules

Fat loss is a complex science. Metabolism, energy systems, lean muscle tissue development; all of these things can make your head spin when you are new to exercise and want to learn the best and most efficient way to lose fat. I have developed a system that I use effectively with my personal training groups.…

European Tourists Irritate Citizens of New York

This year the strong Euro allowed the Europeans to go to the USA at half price for Christmas shopping. According to the Tourism Department, the city was visited by approximately 1.3 million of foreigners. Philip Kasinitz, culture researcher and historian from the New-York University Hunter College, said that tourists had never been welcomed in this…