Legionnaire Success Lessons

The French Foreign Legion was founded in 1831. Their spiritual home and old training centres are in the former colonial French North Africa although they now train mainly in Southern France. What made them the legendary force they were and still are? What success lessons can we learn from them? Recently twelve volunteers chose to…

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The History of Ugly Christmas Sweater Parties

‘Twas the Night Before Finals: The History of The Ugly Christmas Sweater Party… Ugly Christmas Sweater Parties originated like the Post-it note: by accident. No, a 3M scientist was not goofing around in a lab, but the birth of the legendary Ugly Xmas Party tradition was one big fat accident. It started with elementary education…

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Hot Crab Dip With Blue Cheese

Hot crab dip with blue cheese is a delicious appetizer. Serve it up with crackers or chips. You can even dip raw vegetables and bread slices in it. This is a great dip to serve at parties, especially in the winter when all your guests really appreciate something warm. This dip is very creamy and…

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Sustainability of Cast Iron

Cast iron is iron or ferrous alloy which has been heated until it liquefies and is then poured into mould to solidify. It is usually made from pig iron. It can be thought of as an alloy of carbon and iron. There are two types of cast iron and they are determined by the carbon…

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Facts About Weber Attenuator

The Weber attenuator is defined as an electronic device designed to reduce a signal’s amplitude and power with minimum or no distortion to that signal’s waveform. In comparison with other attenuators such as the Ultimate Attenuator and the digital attenuator, this kind of attenuator uses rheostats. The rheostats are use to control attenuation and to…

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Renaissance Warfare and Weapons – Seige Tactics

The era commonly known as Early Modern Warfare began during the middle of the fifteenth century and lasted until the end of the eighteenth century. The widespread use of gunpowder along with the weapons designed to use it, changed the methods of warfare dramatically. China had been using gunpowder for centuries before the European countries…

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