The Various Binding Methods for Book Productions

There are several ways of binding books. However, there are two major types of binding, namely the mechanical or loose-leaf binding method and the conventional or permanent binding method. Graphic artists who would want to specialize in book publishing must know these traditional methods of book production. 1. Mechanical or loose-leaf binding method In this binding method, loose sheets of papers t... »

What Are You Having For Breakfast?

Breakfast I was munching down my breakfast this morning and thought about the process of getting it from the kitchen to the tummy. So much of what we do in there is now by rote. In putting it all together in my mind, I realized what a production had occurred to make a simple eastern omelette and a toasted English muffin. Now, I’m not going to go into how the English muffin is made. That is j... »

Are Contractors Crooks

To bring this into the light of scrutiny without over-dramatizing it, we need to first understand the general business model. We sell an item or a service and anything above our expenses is called “profit”. The profit or loss margin on a tangible item is much easier to calculate than on a service performed. We all know that if we go to a store and a bottle of soda costs us three dollar... »

When & How to Trim Citrus Trees in Arizona

In the elementary school I attended in Tempe, Arizona, I was taught about the Five C’s of Arizona. They are: Copper, Cattle, Cotton, Citrus and Climate. For this article, I will be focusing on the fourth C of this list. Arizona’s climate is perfect for growing citrus trees, but not all Arizonans know how to care for them. The biggest mistakes commonly made involve how and when to prune... »

Be a Killer Emcee at Any Function

The role of the emcee is simply to ensure that the event runs smoothly. This really is a two-fold role – running the show on the day, and being prepared for any eventuality. The more prepared you are, the easier it will be to handle the curve-balls. This checklist is really a guide of what may be required of you. At many weddings, there is a separate wedding arranger that will take care of a... »

3 "Little-Known" Exercises to Make You As Strong As a Bull on the Wrestling Mat!

If you want to gain a strength advantage over your competition, and don’t have a lot of fancy equipment, don’t worry. Here are 3 tried and true “unique” strength training exercises that can help get you stronger for the mat – FAST! 1. Bottom Squats – Bottom squats are incredible for developing hips and gluteal strength. In layman’s terms, that would be wor... »

Preventing Breast Cancer – How to Reduce Your Risk

An ad in my local newspaper read, “You Can’t Prevent Breast Cancer.” Reading this, I was upset when I thought about the thoughts of the women who read the ad: that they can only hope for the best. Preventing breast cancer has been made out to be a long shot, it seems. This message is reinforced in subtle ways repeatedly in our medically dependent society. In grocery stores, PSA&#... »

20 Effective and Cheap Ways to Recruit Youth Football Players

Many youth football leagues do not allow recruiting of players, in other leagues it is needed for survival. Recruiting players can not be ignored, it is the lifeblood of your team. Most of us do not have large recruiting budgets to do big newspaper adds. Here are some inexpensive “guerrilla marketing” recruiting methods you can use: Flyers to the Schools-( Chapter 4 of the book shows y... »

Three Different Types of Conference Calls That Can Help Your Business

Conference calling is the new way to communicate, and it is not just for businesses anymore. Many people, in all walks of life, are finding a use for such programs. Some people use conferencing for various purposes involving their work, others use conferencing to communicate with distant friends and relatives, and some people simply use it to save time when it comes to any type of meeting that the... »

Features of MS Excel 2003

MS Excel can be customized in a way that suits a user to achieve his goal. It is extensively used in financial organizations. The features of MS Excel are as follows: Workbooks: A document in MS Excel is called a workbook. Each workbook contains sixteen worksheets by default. A user can change this number by resetting the default options. Worksheets within workbooks make it easy to bind files of r... »