Drainage Solutions

It has been bone dry laately, so you are probably not giving too much thought to that terrible river of water in your back yard that appears after it rains. Ironically though, this is the perfect time of year to correct drainage problems. The soil is stable and there will be opportunities to make adjustments…

Integrating XML into SAP Business Connector

Corporations are always in search of the most effective mechanism for both acquiring and selling goods as well as services at very minimum total cost over the Internet. The Business Process Connectors for SAP systems supports the dynamic integration between the application processes and server systems so it facilitates faster and efficient functionality of SAP…

Photo Cake

If you've been to a child's birthday party recently, you've more than likely to have seen a photo cake. A photo cake has a photograph of the guest of honor or something they hold close to there heart imprinted on top. Thanks to technology, a non-toxic photo can be printed out and used as a…

Softball Coaching Drills

Mastering physical softball coaching drills is half the battle when coaching. Drills that will enhance the athleticism and endurance of the team are very important. Still, you should always be coaching your team by combining the physical aspect with the mental aspect. There’s one specific softball coaching drill that really brings out both parts of…

Introducing NLP – An Inside Look Into NLP

Living in the fast paced and highly competitive world today, it's important to know how to get ahead in life. That's why introducing NLP, or neuro-linguistic programming, is so important. NLP can help you get that little extra edge to get ahead in life. So what is NLP? NLP is a system of techniques developed…

Building a Strong Foundation: A 4 Step Guide

When building a strong foundation, stability is everything. More than just holding a house above the soil, it provides the following benefits: · It supports the building, · It resists movement of soil underneath the building, · It provides insulation against cold, · It results in damage of any sort occurring due to water or…

The History of Elephants

Elephants are the largest land mammal and can be found in both Asia and Africa. African elephants live in areas that are south of the Sahara Desert while Asian elephants are found in India and other countries in Southeast Asia. Elephants are interesting animals because of the way they travel together and care for their…

Narcissism and Today’s Society

“It is not love that should be depicted as blind, but self – love.” – Voltaire The subject of ‘Narcissism’ has intrigued us for many decades, but social scientists now claim that it has become a “modern epidemic”. The term ‘Narcissism’ originated more than 2000 years ago when Ovid wrote the ‘Legend of Narcissus’, which…

Metaphors Gone Wild: Bridges and Leadership

An ancient Scottish proverb asserts, “Whoso would be a leader must also be a bridge.” The leader often find himself in a position of bridging or uniting seemingly contradictory thoughts. Of elucidating organizational oxymorons. Of bringing together opposing camps or warring factions. Just as Janus was able to bridge two years–the one just passed and…