How To Start Writing A Book From Scratch

Where do you begin when you want to start writing a book? Work on the book's title. Working on the title will help answer your readers' questions regarding the topic and also help you to focus. Start writing your book in the form of a thesis. State in the opening sentences what main problems there… Read More »

Ball Valve History & Mystery

Here is a light hearted history and trivia on the ball valve. Read it and you will never take your natural gas or electricity for granted again, OK so maybe you will … Ball Valve mystery? The humble ball valve has a checkered history and somewhat murky origins. It may not be cloak and dagger… Read More »

How to Write an Email Interview Thank You Letter?

Do a quick follow up with the employer by learning how to write an email interview thank you letter. Typically, only about 5% of those looking for a job send out thank you letters. Be one of the few and get a second interview or land the job. The key to success is to send… Read More »

The Unwritten Car Salesman Guide for Green Peas

When you start your new career as a car salesman aka "Green Pea" there is some things that would be helpful to know about selling cars for a living. After you get hired the dealership will have you complete a course in basic car salesman training which is enough to get you started, but not… Read More »

History of the Mobylette

It was way back in 1949 when its manufacturer, Motobecane, introduced the first mobylette into the market. Motobecane, which name was derived from two colloquial words, namely, “moto” and “becane”, was a company based in France. The company’s primary business was the production of motorcycles, bicycles, and mopeds. The name of the company was in… Read More »

Authentic Assessment in the Classroom

Day 28 – Your last new learning day! The last new topic of the 30-day process is authentic assessment and rubrics. Authentic assessment is basically any type of assessment that is not paper-and-pencil type of testing. It can include projects, portfolios, or running records. I first really used authentic assessment when I student taught in… Read More »

Self Empowerment Guide

The right kind of attitude: attitude defines who you are. I mean attitude is everything. But first, let me define what attitude means. Attitude is the way you see things, the way a person see things. Now i ask you, why some people are successful and some are not? Again the answer is a big… Read More »

Qualifications Necessary to Become an Expert Witness

In various legal settings, from courts to arbitrations and mediations, any person who has relevant "knowledge, skill, experience, training, or education" may qualify to testify as an expert. You can find that quotation in Rule 702 of the Federal rules of Evidence. However, a productive expert witness has to know more than just his or… Read More »