Top 10 Engineering Feats

Everyday the boundaries of engineering are challenged with new amazing projects being undertaken and completed to fulfil the needs of modern day life. This article celebrates some famous engineering feats that have helped shape society today and other feats that are simply marvelous in the audacity of the challenges they resolve. 1) Moon Landing –…

Crafting Your Elevator Pitch

You probably know what an "elevator pitch" is, but do you own one that describes your business? If not, let's create one, right now. It's easy if you know how. Crafting an elevator pitch requires planning. Not only do you need to know your business, but also more importantly, you need to know your target…

What Colors To Wear To A Job Interview

We all know that dressing professionally for a job interview can leave a good first impression with the employer, but what about the color of your attire? Have you ever wondered why doctors wear white or police officers wear blue? Or why black represents power and red implies passion? Different colors influence people in different…

Common Pressure Washing Injuries

Many people underestimate the power of a pressure washing machine. Serious and even fatal injuries can result when using pressure washers improperly or if basic safety measures are ignored. The two main types of pressure washing machines are electric and gas. Electric machines emit water at pressures exceeding 1,000 pounds per square inch (PSI). Many…

Power Of Belief

What is belief, after all? It's the mental acceptance of an idea to be true beyond doubt. You accept an idea as a belief because you trust the source and the authority it comes from. May be the idea is based on so called research, or statistics, from your peers or from religion or culture.…

Where Does Yeast Infection Happen?

The candida yeast infections are caused by a group of microscopic fungi or yeast. They live all over the human body and cause infection or become numerous by entering small cuts or nicks especially in warm and moist areas. Examples of yeast infections are vaginal infections, thrush, diaper rash, and nail bed infections. Usually the…

How Can Lean Help My Organization? We Are Not a Manufacturer

Organizations such as hospitals, governments, educators, service providers, printers, event planners, and insurance companies ask. “How can Lean apply to my company?. I don’t make cars like Toyota.” But implementing Lean in these organizations provides value to the organization, its leaders, its employees, and its customers just as much as it applies value to manufacturing…

Disguising Your Oil Tank in the Garden

Domestic heating oil tanks are essential for many properties, especially rural homes, as they are used to store the oil needed to heat their homes. Regardless of their necessity, heating oil tanks aren’t the most attractive of objects to have in your garden. As well as making your tank more aesthetically pleasing, disguising your tank…

Facts About The Black Carpet Beetle

Beetles are not just crawling in your garden. They could also be present in your home, namely in your carpet or clothes. The beetle that normally invades homes and causes damage to carpets and clothes is the infamous black carpet beetle. Generally, this beetle tends to invade homes during spring and lives off woolen clothes,…