Riding the Elevator

An elevator speech, also known as an elevator pitch, is a succinct and engaging articulation of what you do designed to engage the listener. It is called an elevator speech because the time is limited to the length of the average elevator ride – 30 to 60 seconds, the same length of time as the…

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Homebuilding: Installing Sill Plates

When building a house, installing the sill plates correctly will determine how straight and square the finished product will be. Hopefully the concrete contractor did his job and left you with a reasonably straight and square foundation. A good concrete contractor can make a framing contractors job of building a house a piece of cake.…

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Multi Fuel Stoves

Multi-Fuel stoves are termed as those stoves that give out heat through not so conservative modes. Several years ago, the only option for people to generate heat from the stove was by using wood as a fuel. But, with the introduction of LP gas and electricity, there are other options introduced by way of different…

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A Review of Aroma Rice Cookers

I love rice. I enjoy it for breakfast, with sugar and cream and a few raisins for flavor. I enjoy it steamed at dinner, as the bed for steamed carrots and crunchy snowpeas. But I do not like rice that is overcooked and sticky. If it tastes mushy, I simply can’t eat it. And nothing…

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How to Write a Sales Territory Plan

What are the critical steps in writing a successful Sales Territory Plan? You may be wondering, “Where do I start?” The key is asking the right questions to harness the insights you need to create a winning plan- that can be used in your quarterly business review. Use this checklist as a guide. 1. Analyze…

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Equality In Art

Racial equality has long been a sensitive topic in the United States but typically when the issue arises, the conversation typically centers around career opportunities, salaries or political aspirations. Recently, the debate has been resurrected in the world of art. In many instances it's not the artist that is frustrated, in fact, in many cases…

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Understanding the Xbox360 Mod Chip

The Xbox 360 mod chip is a device used in playing backup or import games on Microsoft's Xbox 360. Majority of 6th and 7th generations of game consoles integrate hardware-based systems to ensure that the users will only play officially approved games. It is generally requires advanced technical knowledge in order to install. However, most…

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Secure Sockets Layer

The word SSL is an acronym which stands for Secure Socket Layer. It is a mode of communication between net clients; the browser that one uses to access the internet and the server on which the site is located. It happens to be not just any type of communication but an encrypted one. The encryption…

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