Is it Worth Planning a Career in Welding?

However one may have selected welding as one's profession for life, one should not dismiss planning as the most important ingredient in building one's advancement. Why should one plan a career in welding? Because planning in advance is the only way to obtain outstanding results. Essentially it may be true for any career. But in…

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What is Impatience Costing You?

“Patience is the companion of wisdom.” -Saint Augustine “Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.” Confucius What is Impatience Costing You? Last weekend my husband and…

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Professional Video Techniques – Triangle Lighting

Triangle lighting creates spectacular lighting for video interviews. Triangle lighting is just what the name implies, light from three sources pointed at one subject. Triangle lighting takes a bit more work but the results are worth it. Next time you are watching any show that features lots of interviews, examine the lighting critically. Can you…

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Using Lean Six Sigma and ACFC for Fueling Business Growth

This is because when employees develop negative feelings for Lean concepts being implemented, it becomes very difficult for the organization to garner their full support and cooperation, something that is vital for the successful implementation of Lean concepts and methodologies. Large scale employee dissatisfaction can in turn also begin affecting the quality of products or…

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Make A Difference With Shingle Recycling!

Shingle recycling has gained momentum in recent years due to comprehensive research and enhancement of its potential marketability. Many industries are taking advantage of this unique opportunity to promote environmental sustainability and conservation through reuse and recycling; one industry needing to embrace this effort is the construction industry which faces increasing waste in its daily…

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Negotiate Like a Savvy Politician

Politicians are always trying to persuade people to do one thing or another. As such, they are negotiating. Good politicians, like good negotiators, are better at persuading people to see, adopt, and follow their point of view. Observe the following similarities between a good politician and that of a good negotiator. See if you can…

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Adding Relevancy to Your Online Presence

The chances are pretty good that you have had your website for a while now. Many business people don’t realize that it isn’t enough to simply build (or have built) your website. The content will just sit there and become stale and stagnant if you don’t take measures to refresh and make it relevant on…

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Tips on How to Grow Barrel Potatoes

Short on space but wanting to grow your own vegetables? When you learn how to grow barrel potatoes, space would not be an issue you have to deal with. Of course, that's just one of the many benefits in container gardening which most individual growers are into these days. Growing barrel potatoes would be ideal…

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Allergic Reactions to Wool Carpets and Rugs?

The natural performance of a wool fiber and it’s durable qualities have protected man for over 25,000 years. Wool is actually a hypoallergenic fiber. Those who say they are allergic are most often referring to the prickle and tickle effect of an old wool sweater. Sitting or laying on wool carpets and rugs rarely, if…

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Truck Ladder Racks

People in some vocations cannot do without ladder racks. These ladder racks can hold boards, long pipes, tools and other items. Trucks with ladder racks offer great advantages. The following are among the best truck ladder racks currently available in the market. Cross Tread 1500 Ladder Racks offer contractors great strength and flexibility. Both the…

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Learning How to Control Your Fast Rate of Speech

Talking too quickly is one of the most common behaviors that can discount professional speaking skills. Studies show that people who speak too quickly appear cluttered and unorganized and are not judged as competent or polished. An out-of-control rate of speech hinders the quality of your message as listeners are forced to work harder to…

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