Rustic Wood Adds Beauty to Your Home

Mountain laurel and rhododendron are members of the Heath family, related to roses and azaleas, that thrive in the Appalachian Mountains of Western North Carolina. These trees are often found growing together in dense thickets. In the springtime, rhododendrons bloom with clusters of pink, white and sometimes purple blossoms. Mountain laurel flowers grow together in…

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Pool Fences – Safe and Attractive

For anyone who has an outdoor swimming pool in their front or backyard, getting a pool fence is quite important nowadays and they can also be a great way to decorate the surrounding area. There are even certain laws in many parts of the country which are laid out for homes with swimming pools. This…

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"Switch How to Change Things When Change is Hard" by Chip Heath and Dan Heath Business Book Review

Business mavens, Brothers Heath released their new book, entitled, “Switch: How To Change Things When Change Is Hard,” (Broadway, 2010), in February. The authors address change at the individual, organizational, and societal level. Change involves the brain’s emotional and rational side. The Heath brothers identify the overpowering emotional element as the Elephant. The rational, decision-making…

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Common Complications of Sinusitis

There are several different degrees of sinusitis, it can progress from mild to acute very quickly if left unchecked. It can also become chronic sinusitis and that is really miserable. Sinusitis can become acute if it last for over a few days following with colds which usually clears in about twelve weeks. On the other…

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Home Mole Removal Guide

There are many different ways you could try to remove an unwanted mole, such as: Natural Remedies: * Apple Juice * Baking Soda and Caster oil * Onion Juice * Dandelions Over the counter Treatments: * Herbal Treatments * Mineral Salts Cosmetic Surgery * cut off surgically * burnt off * frozen off * laser…

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Learn the Various Types of Allen Wrenches

No matter whether you lease or own your own house, keeping proper tools on hand can certainly make a difference when an item breaks or must be constructed. Anyone can make simple repairs, no matter how much practical experience they have. All that’s needed is a little bit of patience, along with the proper equipment.…

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Chess Openings – Indian Systems

Indian Systems were first introduced in the 1920s, but were never used as openings in tournaments until the 1940s when Soviet Union chess players began using them. Many current World champion players now use them. Indian Systems are very unique and very important. The theory behind them is simply this: instead of attacking the center…

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Teams – 5 Barriers to Team Success

Highly effective teams can achieve extraordinary results for the organisations that they serve. Achieving success for the organisation leads to greater personal success, and achievement. Yet in truth, team success is not guaranteed. So what are 5 common barriers to team success and what can you do to avoid them? Barrier 1: Fuzzy outcomes If…

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