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  • Lava Beach
    Photographer's don't get hung up on hoopla!
    If you read just about any photography book, magazine, or watch a video on how to photograph an area of your interest, you might find that most of the information is closely related or more of the same. You also might feel like you might have...
  • Circuit Works trainer Juan Perez
    Warming up for exercise
    L.A. folks - the nippy temps in the morning and those see-your-breath kind of evenings are begging us to layer up. Before hitting the pavement or treadmill, warming up your body and choosing the right clothing are the most efficient ways to ensure...
  • Booker T. Washington
    A Brief History of Career and Technical Education (Video)
    The History of Career and Technical EducationAs I look at the history of Career and Technical Education there are a myriad of significant people, legislations, and events. It would take much longer than this literature review to cover each and...
  • Tech Career Expo
    San Francisco Tech Career Expo to Bring Leading Employers Together with Top Tech
    San Francisco Tech Career Expo to Bring Leading Employers Together with Top Technology Talent on June 28-29, 2012By engagedigital On May 8, 2012San Francisco, CA – May 7, 2012 – Event producer Engage Digital today announced the San...
  • Shelf full of Poncho stuff
    Pontiac literature gold mine can be yours
    In my search to learn more about cars, car brochures are always a nice resource. However, they don't always reflect the most accurate information, especially because options were not always available at the beginning of the model year;...
  • techie
    Writers: How to tech-ify your writing
    If you’ve read my blog, you know I’ve written seven books, six on computer education for K-5 and one on getting into the USNA. If you are also a writer, you know as I learned that publishers don't help much when it comes to...
  • Several companies brag on leading the competition in customer satisfaction. Most are about the same.
    Does customer service come with that bundle?
    It's week two and you are still without home phone service. You've exhausted your cell phone minutes calling your service provider, and you are no closer to having the problem resolved than you were on day 1. You really need to get your...
  • Some customers state that they would prefer having a root canal to calling Customer Service.
    10 tips for a positive customer service experience Pt. 2
    In Part 1 of this two-part article, you were given the first 5 tips to a positive customer service experience. Steps 1-5 include: Be prepared Use the IVR Be polite Be tolerant Cooperate Be concise. Explain to the agent in clear, concise terms...
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    Electrification in transportation and global trade contributes to creating worldwide jobs
    An increased use of information communication technology (ICT) helps prepare many communities and countries to continue economic operations in many situations, including natural disasters. For example, earlier this year when the Eyjafjallajö...
  • 430 Challenge Race at Homestead, FL
    What is the Ferrari Challenge Series
    Throughout Ferrari's long 60+ years of racing history, there have always been private individuals and racing teams independent of Ferrari, SpA that have bought, supported and raced Ferrari's to much success. This group of people,...
  • The Italia
    More 458 Italia impressions
    From the up-to-date interior accoutrements to some futuristic additions, the 458 Italia is on-par with current mainstream vehicles in preparing for future regulationsfrom our beloved Uncle Sam. There are two specific items to discuss in this...
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    2010 FORD Transit Connect - Capable and efficient in a compact package
    Photos: Russell Purcell (autoexposure@live.ca)The Ford Motor Company has managed to weather the economic storm better than many of its rivals largely due to its strong product line and proven reliability. The company has also benefitted from...
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    9 minutes to promote your workforce idea to funding sources
    What if… there was a digital Business Incubator Center (dBIC) model that could be leased by communities to help assure abandoned commercial space was revitalized to a level that allowed neighboring residential communities to flourish?...
  • The 458 Italia
    Ferrari 458 Italia first impressions
    Just when you think Maranello cannot do it any better.....SORPRESA (surprise)!! The first drive of the 458 Italia is unbelievable. From the head snapping shifts, to the 9200 rpm red line on the tachometer. This is a ride that is just incredible....
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    An option for workforce-readiness skills and technology training
    Elevate America provides a collection of free and low-cost training and resources. A wide variety of training and resources are available to anyone through their Elevate America web site.The site is promoted as part of Microsoft’s plan to...