The Magical State of Captivation by Vincent Harris
... With all of this knowledge, there was one thing that prevented him from being perceived as interesting by the majority of students; all he knew how to do conversationally was convey the facts…and facts alone are boring as hell. Day after day, I watched those around me, racing each other into trance as he droned on and on. I eventually came to the conclusion that statistics was just one of those subjects that couldn’t be fun or entertaining, and as a result, I was really struggling to grasp ...
Do the Weight Loss Experts Actually Agree? by Adam Waxler
... I did, and what I found was quite interesting. In the most practical sense, all of these weight loss programs are talking about the same diet. Oh, there are minor variations that have been grossly blown out of proportion by the advertising hype created by the weight loss industry. And, of course, there are misinterpretations that have been stated as fact. However, the bottom line of each and every one of the Atkins Diet, the South Beach Diet, the Zone Diet, the American Diabetes Association ...
Your Salary: What Are You Worth? by David Richter
... If you are interested in that approach, salary.com has a neat formula for calculating salary. You can go to their site for more information: If you want to make a lot of money, I suggest you look to your true worth. In most cases, your true worth is far greater than your current compensation. Your worth can be defined by what you bring to the table that is unique and valuable. Look at the skills, strengths, core competencies, marketable assets and accomplishments you can declare as your own.
Common CCTV DVR DIY Mistakes by Gerard Cohen
... But high frame rates may not be in your best interests from both a storage and budgetary perspective. For most applications 3 to 7 fps is fine. If your goal is to identify theft or vandals then 3 fps is almost always enough. The only time one should consider more then 15 fps is if you have to watch for sleight-of-hand like watching a register. The reason to avoid higher frame rates is that they take up more drive space, reducing the total storage time of the system.
Log On For Health - Creating an Online Health Resource by Madison Lockwood
... The goal should be to create a comfortable online environment that is helpful, interesting, and, above all, reliable. Often, visitors will log on when they have pressing questions or nagging concerns and they will expect concise answers in a matter of minutes. If your company is part of the healthcare field, consider extending yourself beyond your office walls and providing a worthwhile service for the general public.
LG CU500: A Stylish Multimedia Package by Elizabeth Wills
... It provides valuable tools like Calendar with Scheduler, Alarm Clock, Notepad, Tasks, D-Day Counter, Calculator, Tip Calculator, World Clock, Stop Watch, Unit Converter, and Date Finder, USB mass storage mode, a full-duplex speakerphone, dual colour displays, and over-the-air software updates. Messaging support for all of the major IM systems is included in the device, as is the typical support for SMS and MMS messages. Other features include a hands free speakerphone function, 72 voice ...
How To Find Discount Realty Services by B Shelton
... The results are interesting. In Massachusetts, for instance, where the average price of a home is $200,000 to $250,000, the average broker's commission in a recent month was only 5.1% - nearly a full percent below the 'standard' commission, for a discount realty deal that saves the seller over $2,200. You've probably been told that one of the best ways to get your home sold is to get it listed on the Multiple Listing Service by a Realtor. It's even hinted sometimes that you'll have a great ...
Could Your Area Support Another Local Newspaper? by Jim Sutton
... If you're like me, you'll also be going through the numbers, with a calculator and notepad, over and over and over. Spend all the time you want (and need) playing with numbers before you start trying to sell the first issue. How many households are in your area (demographics)? How many of those do you plan to reach? How much will postage cost for the number of papers you want to direct-mail to homes, businesses, or p.o. boxes? Get to know your post office staff.