Boiler Leak Repairs

If your boiler starts to develop corrosion inside its tank or along its pipes and around its valves, the metal will weaken and water can start to leak out. If you're having trouble getting heat from your system, low pressure could be the culprit. This morning I noticed that the …

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The Power Of Blogging

As I write and talk to these corporate audiences and other professionals about the power of blogging, many people want to know about the return on investment (ROI) of blogging. In particular, executives want to know, in dollars and cents, what the results will be. The bad news is that …

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Finding the right Hull Marketing Agency for your business

Selecting a Hull marketing agency to partner with can be a tricky task.

Before partnering with a Hull agency, they should be able to clearly communicate a general vision for your business.

Engaging in open dialogue and establishing trust will be the backbone of your success.

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Body, Breath, Mind, Memory, Intellect, Ego and Self

We exist on seven levels. These are the Body, Breath, Mind, Memory, Intellect, Ego and Self. We usually club the mind, memory and intellect into one unit and call it the ‘mind’. For many people, ‘studying’ seems to be a function of just this ‘mind’ (the mind-memory-intellect combo). They are …

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The Changing Role Of Consumers

Another force of convergence that can disrupt brands is the changing role of consumers. Historically, customers wishing to engage with a brand used to have few options. They might send a letter to the brand’s customer service department, or perhaps apply for a job there, but beyond that there …

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The City Is A Glittering Sprawl Of Celebrities

In Los Angeles, MapQuest is undoubtedly one of the most useless technologies for predicting the actual time it takes to get anywhere. Mileage means nothing in this city of glittering sprawl. This was the sad reality I was facing as, while driving, I frantically e-mailed Stan Rosenfield’s assistant to …

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Taking Notes On the Floor

One day during one of my early Devil Wears Prada jobs, my boss marched me from the office to a ‘meeting’. I was told to make sure I had a piece of paper and a pencil, nothing more. We were actually headed to my boss’s hair appointment at a …

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A New Business System Analysis

Well, quietly but surely, a new revolution has been growing since the first days of the Structured Methods – a revolution from within the business community and from outside systems departments. The legacy of the Structured Revolution is business and client-centered systems development. With the earlier introduction of walkthroughs, a form …

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Foods To Balance Your Heart Chakra

The heart chakra is associated with the color green. The heart chakra bridges earthly and spiritual connections together. Since it connects the three lower chakras to the upper three chakras placing the heart in the middle. Air is the element associated with the heart chakra. This integrates love, compassion, empathy …

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Why You Should Never Eat Processed Foods

Processed foods are the lowest vibrationally food you can eat. Palm oil is added to a lot of foods to have a long shelf life, but it is high in trans-fat.

Shortening clogs your arteries, causes obesity, and increases your risk of metabolic syndrome. It is an evil trans-fat. Instead …

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Small Business Owners

Foreign exchange risk also affects anyone who conducts international business or trading activity, including small businesses and financial officers of medium- to large-sized companies. Buying or selling goods or services denominated in foreign currencies can immediately expose a company to foreign exchange risk.Are steel buildings more environmentally friendly?

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An Animals Paw

Have you ever raised an animal’s paw to another member of your own species, to pretend it was waving hello? Thomas Gainsborough painted the mild-looking 3rd Duke of Buccleuch doing exactly that in waggling his dog’s paw in greeting to the artist (one dog-man to another) as he …

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Software Has Eaten The World

Before software began to eat the world, before the great speed-up, and before remote work was the norm, business was easier to predict. Productivity was high, turnover was low, and managers kept employees happy by simply paying more at every annual review. A title bump is on its way if …

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Market Cycles: Not The Two Wheeled Ones

An understanding of how markets work and a good grasp of technical analysis can help you recognize market cycles. Market cycles include a number of phases of market growth and decline, which is driven by business and economic conditions. They are patterns that aim to indicate when new trends in …

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Choosing the Right Camping Stove

When fires aren’t an option for heating water or cooking food, it’s important to have a camp stove or backpacking stove handy. Even when fires are permitted, a stove should always be packed as backup. Choosing the right model of stove for your purposes can be the tricky …

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Establishing Self Esteem

Low self-esteem is one of the most common issues that underlie the majority of emotional and mental health problems, and it is one of the most common reasons why people seek therapy. It is a foundation from which many mental health disorders arise, including anxiety, depression, addictions, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder …

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Teaching Children Emotions

Parents play a major role in how and how much a child’s anxiety is expressed, yet often without guidelines or tools. Society expects us parents to teach our children positive behavior, but when do we learn about socializing their emotions? If our kids misbehave or can’t sit still …

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How to Analyse your Competitors

Your direct competitors are the people (freelancers or companies) who are operating in the same space as you. If there are a lot, you’ll need to look at how you can differentiate your offering for potential clients so that you can make them value you more than your competition …

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Raising Confident Kids

Self-esteem involves evaluations of the self that lead to positive or negative feelings about the self. These evaluations reflect how we imagine that other people view us. When kids believe that others think badly of them, they feel bad about themselves. It’s easy to spot low self-esteem in kids …

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Rules for Brainstorming

Brainstorming is a method for generating ideas to solve a design problem. It usually involves a group, under the direction of a facilitator.

When you’re brainstorming on your own instead of in a group, the rules of the game need to change. Since no one will be there to …

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What is Social Control

Before we can begin to discuss human manipulation in any detail, we must first put the subject into its proper context as a method of social control. But what do we mean by social control?

Social control refers to societal and political mechanisms that regulate individual and group behaviour in …

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Terms Used in Options Trading

Here are explanations of the most basic terms one needs to know before getting into options trading.

  1. The Strike-Price (SP)

Every options contract will have an associated strike-price. This is the fixed reference price against which settlement takes place at the time the option is exercised or when the option …

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Why Build Smart Cities?

A smart city is a technological framework to develop, deploy, and promote sustainable living living in a smart way. Critics of smart cities take issue with the entrepreneurial nature of their development. Meanwhile, smart city planners and enthusiastic CIOs reiterate explanations about why smart cities are needed now.

The key …

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Making Google Classroom Behave

As the classroom is becoming more and more paperless, teachers have to start finding solutions to hand out assignments, manage their classroom, communicate with students, and so on. Especially in times where we no longer have access to the traditional classroom during the recent lockdown. There are a number of …

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Reading Comprehension

Reading comprehension means understanding and deriving meaning from what you have read. It is the ability to process text, understand its meaning, and to integrate with what the reader already knows. Using a variety of strategies can help you improve your comprehension and make reading more interesting and more fun …

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