Army Officer Interview Questions And Answers

Many people attend the Army Officer interview but only a small percentage succeed. The reason for this is simply because they fail to provide sufficient evidence of their ‘officer’ potential. You are guaranteed to get asked the following question during the Army Officer interview: Can you tell me why you want to become an Officer?…

The HUGE Advantage of Being a "Shy Guy"

Shyness can be overcome..or said the other way around… confidence can be learned. But shyness isn’t easy to learn isn’t it? Honestly…have you ever found a guy that has always been “confident” and actually gets what a shy person is going through? Ok, so what’s my point? Surely nobody has ever tried to be shy…

Toulouse – The Red City

Toulouse is one of the most stylish cities of Southern France. Situated between the Mediterranean (150 km away) and the Atlantic (250 km), and just 110 km from the ski resorts of the Pyrenees and 730 km from Paris, Toulouse is the chief city of the huge Midi-Pyrenees Region and the fourth largest city in…

Personal Trainer – History of This Practice

The personal trainer career pathway is a new one that has only recently been pioneered. Obviously, the ancient Greeks and other cultures of the past have had their athletic traditions, but most of this athletic training was actually intended to keep people in shape for war. Exercising for the sake of health and going to…

Sterilization Equipment: 2 Types Of Autoclaves

According to reports published in the Pr-Inside.Com, the overall sales of sterilization equipment in the US were approximately $1 billion in 2009. This figure is expected to increase to $1.2 billion by 2014. Health care professionals and patients are increasingly becoming concerned about the spread of deadly diseases and complications caused by the transmission of…

The Light Bulb: Past, Present and Future

Light is a thing we all humans need to thrive. Take our natural source of light, the sun, or even artificial light, both illuminate the things we do and all the activities we perform. It is very important to note that, without light it would be very difficult or even impossible for the Earth to…

How Does Double Glazing Work?

If you live in an area where winters are particularly long, you will find it advantageous to switch from traditional windows to double glazed units. There are many benefits associated with the latter: Double glazed windows are more energy-efficient and harder to break. They also do a better job of reducing noise. So, how exactly…

Formation Integrity Test (FIT)

Formation Integrity Test (FIT) is the method to test strength of formation and a casing shoe by increasing Bottom Hole Pressure (BHP) to designed pressure. FIT is normally conducted to ensure that formation below the casing show will not be broken while drilling the next section with higher bottom hole pressure. Normally, drilling engineers in…

A History of the Desmond Rebellions in Ireland

The Desmond Rebellions occurred between 1569-1573 and 1579-1583 staged by the Earls of Desmond against Elizabeth I’s attempts to impose her control on the province of Munster. James Fitzmaurice Fitzgerald launched the First Desmond Rebellion in 1569, attacking Cork and laying siege to Kilkenny. Henry Sidney, Lord Deputy of Ireland mobilised troops and began devastating…

The Mystery of New Jersey’s Hookerman

Fantastic stories of ghostly lights which frequently appear near railroad tracks and, according to popular imagination, are carried by the spirits of long-deceased conductors have become a permanent and tantalizing feature of American folklore. Commonly referred to as “spook lights,” the phenomenon has captured the imagination of Fortean investigators around the world. According to recent…

Future Developments In Processing And Storage

Computer developers are obsessed with speed and power constantly seeking ways to promote faster processing and more main memory in a smaller area. IBM for instance came up with a new manufacturing process (called silicon-insulator) that has the effect of increasing a chip’s speed and reducing its power consumption. These chip’s released in 2001 are…

Secrets Adult-Children Bring to the Workplace

A popular show during television’s heyday, called “I’ve Got a Secret,” very much pertains to adult-children in the workplace, who were forced to grow up with alcoholism, dysfunction, and/or abuse and hence adopted a series of behavioral characteristics intended to foster their later-in-life survival, since they, too, bring one with them-namely, their believed inferiority and…

What Lifetime Basketball Hoop Adjustment Mechanism Does What?

Lifetime Basketball Hoops lift mechanism comparison. This article offers insights into what features are offered by the different mechanisms produced by Lifetime Products. When purchasing a basketball system it is important to know the difference between height adjustment mechanisms. Some height adjusters are very difficult and inconvenient to maneuver, and others are very effortless. Some…