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How to Prepare for a Construction Manager Career

One of the biggest parts of any economy is in construction.   If you are interested in forming a career in the construction industry, consider becoming a construction manager.   As a manager you will be working on construction projects and playing a big role in their successful...

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Timaeus by Plato

TimaeusBy Plato Written 360 B.C.E Translated by Benjamin Jowett Persons of the Dialogue-SOCRATES- CRITIAS- TIMAEUS- HERMOCRATES Socrates. One, two, three; but where, my dear Timaeus, is the fourth of those who were yesterday my guests and are to be my entertainers to-day? Timaeus. He...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Cabinet Making

Do you enjoy working with wood?   Are you good at building things?   If so, a career in cabinet making could be the perfect job for you.   If you think you'd like to give it a shot, we've put together following guide to help you make the most out of your career as a cabinet maker.High...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Home Inspection

Considering a career as a home inspector?  Real Estate is one of the most active parts of the economy and for every home that is sold, a home inspector is needed.  Housing is fundamental to human life, and home inspectors will always be needed.If you want a job doing home inspections,...

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What Is a Berm?

A berm is one of the oldest constructions that man has developed and used for hundreds of years as a way of containing certain areas. A berm is actually a mound of earth that has been made to fulfill a certain need or requirement. Among the uses for berms are to give privacy to a certain area, to...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Furniture Making

Do you like working with your hands?  Do you enjoy building things?  Then a career in furniture making might just be perfect for you.   We've put together following guide to help you prepare for a career as a furniture maker and have the best shot at doing something you love.  High...

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How to Prepare for a Career in Landscape Design

Are you considering a career in landscape design? Landscape designers are in charge of visualizing and planning residential and commercial landscaping. They need to have an eye for spatial layout as well as the overall cohesive feel of multiple parts of the project. Below we've put together a...

5 Great Kindle Books for Computer Programmers

5 Great Kindle Books for Computer Programmers

Kindle e-books can be a great resource either for learning how to write programs, or developing high demand software for computers or smart-phones. The selection of available e-books are vast, and can vary depending specific programming languages and user ability. The following is a list of some...

10 Largest Military Airplanes in History

10 Largest Military Airplanes in History

In 1945 George Orwell wrote, “We were once told that the aeroplane had ‘abolished frontiers’; actually it is only since the aeroplane became a serious weapon that frontiers have become definitely impassable.” These 10 giant military planes are incredible feats of engineering, and their impact on...

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Houston, Texas Plans to Dome City

Houston, Texas officials have plans to cover the city with a dome to protect the city from severe weather. Architects, scientists, and engineers have teamed to construct a dome over the city to protect it from hurricanes, cyclones, and temperature extremes. The DomeProject has residents worried...