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Understanding the 5 Phases of Project Management in Construction
When you want to dive into your building project, what comes to mind first is thinking that you will have everything going smoothly throughout the process. However, that may not be the case if you lack proper planning. Without planning well for your project, you will have problems arising in between your project. In this article, we will outline the step-by-step guide to planning a successful building project for you.
Six Feet Apart, One Step Closer to Unemployment
East Bay fell into silence. There is only the natural sound of waves hitting the marina, as the wind brushes up on the hilly grass where I am sitting, hiding among the overgrown tall wheat grass. Staring off into the hauntingly beautiful sunset overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge and the city of San Francisco, I started collecting my thoughts and my tears.
Life of an independent author
A process It has been a process to learn about being an author since I published my first book in July 2020. It has been at times a great and fun process. Then there are times I feel like I am playing catch up to other authors.
How to Write With Passion and Captivate More Readers
Write what you are passionate about “Write what you know” was the mantra that rolled around in my head over and over in the early days of my writing career. A lot of writers hear this and argue about it because it can really stunt creative writing, but it can also be a good starting point.
A Guide To Earning Money Blogging
There has been a rapid increase of blogs over the last several years from people of all different backgrounds. These blogs are written about any topic imaginable, from the most mundane daily life to the most extraordinary travel adventures, politics, business, parenting, education, finance, and everything else in between.
Can I Work in UAE While on Visit Visa?
With nearly 90% of the UAE population comprising of immigrants and expatriates, it isn’t arcane knowledge that many people autochthonous to the UAE’s neighbouring countries have made UAE their home. Many go to the UAE in search of better opportunities, while many others carry out a business setup in Dubai and become the providers of those opportunities. The UAE government has been equally welcoming of the many ethnicities that reside in the UAE.
So You Dream of Being a Writer? The Reality Might Not Be What You Expect
Most of us who dream of being writers imagine that we'll publish novels. We picture sitting behind the desk at an author-signing with long lines of fans queuing out the door, our beautifully designed books stacked up beside us.
Money is the Root of ALL Evil
$20,000 Investment I understand the concept of this challenge, however, if I’m selected winner I have a select of things that I would invest in such as:
To Overcome Writer's Block, Draw Some Squiggly Lines
I am sitting at the computer, my back is to her, she is drawing. Her ten-year-old fingers move without thought while she carves out imaginary worlds the way ancient sages did upon cave walls. The scratching of her pencil reminds me that I have work to do, so I turn my attention back to the glowing screen and focus on my work.
John Omar Woodcarver
John Omar is an artist and philosopher who took a vow of poverty as a young man. He does not believe that taking a vow of poverty will increase one's social standing but says that it can do wonders for one's social understanding. He obtained valuable knowledge from the wise people he met while hitchhiking between Cleveland, OH, Atlanta, Georgia, and other locations in the 60s and 70s. He started carving wood in 1972 to spread African culture. Many of his works feature sacred symbols from the continent. The picture at the top features a Gye Nyame, Ankh, and Sankofa. The Gye Nyame and Sankofa are popular Adinkra symbols Gye Nyame symbolizes the sole omnipotence of God. The Sankofa symbolizes learning from the past. The Ankh you may recognize as an Egyptian symbol sometimes called the Key of Life. African necklaces may not be as trendy as they were in the 1980s but they are still available from Uzuri Handcrafts. Uzuri is a Swahili word that means beauty.
Paying it Forward
“Kieran, STOP!” “Why?! What’s wrong?!” Kieran yelled as he slammed on the brakes. The old pickup truck rattled as it came to a sudden stop.
Do You Have What It Takes to be a Freelancer?
A freelancer is a person who is self-employed, not bound to any company or organization, and has no constraint over where, when, and how they work. They don’t have any fixed salary, no special benefits provided by an organization, and are in charge of finding their own projects.