Bulldozer Personalities in the Workplace

D type personalities (“D” referring to the DISC personality profile system) are the bulldozers among us that concentrate on completing tasks, often times at the expense of the people around them. These are the General Pattons of this world, the Jack Welchs, the Stormin’ Normans (Norman Schwarzkopf) the Mr T’s. These are the individuals that…

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Apple Crisp vs Crumble vs Cobbler

What’s the Difference? The question has been asked since the creation of these desserts. Many have been confused as to what actually sets them apart, as the differences can be quite subtle. The truth is, they are all really just variations of the beloved, but time-consuming, apple pie. Apple Crisp Let’s start off by describing…

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Dog Party Ideas – Bolt the Movie

It’s no wonder Bolt party ideas and party supplies are one of the most popular kids party themes today. Since the release of this fun kids cartoon movie it has been one of the top kids party ideas! Disney movies are always very popular with kids and usually end up being an interesting and fun…

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Concrete Paint – Which One Do I Choose?

Ok, you finally decided to paint that nasty looking old concrete. But, which one do you choose? The answer is there are many answers, the answer to which type of Concrete Paint you need to choose all depends on what type of concrete you plan on painting. Stairs?, Sidewalks?, Pavers? Are you getting my point?…

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Are Electric Radiators Efficient?

Radiator experts are frequently asked whether electric radiators are “efficient” and, more specifically, whether storage heaters are more “efficient” than other types of electric heating. When it comes to radiators, the word “efficiency” can be interpreted in many ways. From our experience, when a customer asks “Which radiators are the most efficient?” they could mean:…

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Structural Framing Beams

Let’s start with the beams. They can be Glulam, Parallam, Microlam or even wood beams. What are all of these and why do I need them in my house. The beams are used to hold up parts of the house and are located in your walls, roofs and floors. Beams are used to transfer a…

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What Is Commercial Construction?

The term commercial construction is used to refer to any kind of construction project where the eventual outcome will be a commercial property rather than a residential property or industrial property. It can include warehouses, hospitals, sports centres, shopping centres and hotels, as well as some types of reconstruction and refurbishment of historic buildings. One…

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