Top Ten Tips (Part 1) by Elaine Currie
... can create hilarious results by going along with the recommendations
of your word processing package. Another good thing about the rules of
grammar is that they don’t keep changing so, once you learn the rules,
they will stand you in good stead for the whole of your writing career. Along with punctuation, it is grammar which determines whether or not
your writing makes sense. If you don’t know the rules, you will not know
if your writing makes sense but other people will, believe me.
Mathematics - We’re Counting on Help from Parents by Barbara Snyder
... Sure they could do the computations by hand, but they can get to the heart of matter more quickly with a shortcut. The bottom line is that teachers don’t want students to take that shortcut until they have an understanding of how to do the mathematical operation (the long way) without the calculator. 5) Consider the two subjects in which student most often have homework - reading and mathematics. Think about the reasons for and benefits from homework assignments: practices prior learning; ...
5 Steps to Becoming a Millionaire by Alan Olsen
... If you are not sure about the types of investments, consider low cost index funds such as the S&P 500 or Russell 5000. CareerNo matter how much you position yourself, your career will dictate how quickly you reach the millionaire plateau. You have to move above and beyond your job description; Excel in your performance; Make yourself invaluable to the organization. Align your goals and focus on efforts that make you a valuable employee. You want those merit raises. They will add up.
Give A Gift Basket by Charles Kassotis
... Add a book on career inspiration or success-building videotape and you might well make her day. A pack of gum or a few packets of flavored coffee mix will add a soothing touch. When a close friend is homebound due to illness or a new baby, prepare a care basket to lift her spirits. Tuck in a romance novel or titillating biography, a commercial video that will make her laugh (since laughter promotes the healing process), a word puzzle book, hair jewelry, scented hand cream, and a small box ...
Achieve Long Term Business Success By Having The Right Reasons / Motives by Tayo Solagbade
... For instance, by working hard to help my former company manage her brewing operations better using my self-taught skills (in spreadsheet programming), I got attractive career advancement opportunities offered to me fairly early on in my career - with significant monetary and other benefits. For instance, I thoroughly disliked the idea of spending hours and hours over 3 or more days (as often happened at the time I just joined the company as a brewer) doing cumbersome calculator based ...
How To Turn A Major Blunder At Work Into A Career Advancement Opportunity by Tayo Solagbade
... No matter how sensational your failure or mistake is, you can pick yourself back up, and try again and again, more intelligently each time, till you succeed. Let them laugh if they want - it would not be the first time people who eventually achieve phenomenal success get laughed at before they succeed! There is a part of the lyrics of England’s Manchester United Football club’s marching song(“Stand Up For The Champion”) that I love so much. It goes thus: “ When I fall down, I have to pick ...
Airport Delays by Josh Greenberger
... And god knows how Don Johnson's career would've gotten started. To say that planes seldom take off on time is like saying chickens seldom ride bicycles. And when the former does happen, it's almost as amazing as the latter. Spending eight frustrating hours in an airline terminal building drinking coffee, reading newspapers, and catnapping as you wait to board a plane, makes you wonder whether the advertisement, "Come, fly with us," really means, "Come, stay with us." You finally board a ...