August
21
2010

Books, Bookstores and True Love

One of my favorite past times, when I am not reading, is visiting bookstores. I have always liked going to bookstores. But I wasn’t always able to enjoy such pleasures. Growing up in Brooklyn, I had to content myself with a weekly visit to the local public library. The one bookstore in my neighborhood sold dusty old second hand books, and new books which were not usually suitable for children. There was also a drug store and a stationary store, which both sold popular novels, which also did not attract much of my attention. But the library had the books divided up according to subjects, so if I was in the mood to read a book about space, animals, or a faraway country, my curiosity was easily satisfied. But mostly I loved the novels. To find a good one, I usually asked the librarian for a recommendation. Because of my librarian’s good taste and refined ways, I read such amazing books as Gone with the Wind, The Phantom Tollbooth, and Little Women at an early age.

It wasn’t until High School, and even more so, college, that I learned the joy of visiting bookstores. Until then my love of owning my own books was mostly satisfied via the wonderful company called Scholastic Books. Periodically, perhaps once a month or once every few months, my teacher would hand out a thin magazine printed on newspaper with lists of books which I could actually own. The day the books arrived at school was a happy day for me. I don’t remember too many of the books I bought from scholastic, but one of the series I enjoyed from them was the Harriet the Spy books.

But bookstores took buying books to a whole new level. Wondering through the aisles of a bookstore on a college campus like U.C. Berkeley, where I was a student, is an experience which can hardly be described in words. The subjects were universally fascinating, the textbooks brimming with the promise of discovery and adventure.  Now, many years later, I am still in awe when I enter a bookstore, and can barely resist purchasing just about everything I touch. I still borrow many books from libraries, but my house is also filled with books that I have purchased, either on-line, from bookstores, second hand, or from various book clubs which I have belonged to. Certainly reading is a lifelong pleasure which I am grateful to be able to enjoy so thoroughly.

December
19
2014

Rio Grande Do Sul

The waited day arrived so! Carminha badly could imagine that, in that frozen afternoon of 1950, its father would give to endorsement it to buy its first pair of clogs. It would be one day inesquecvel, after all, with six years of age, garotinha shy, loirinha, of clear eyes, never has the chance to walk in those embarradas roads of the interior of the Rio Grande Do Sul with the paved feet. Carminha was the seventh son of a couple of Italian descendants. The life was hard, did not have many resources. E, for it to be the youngest child, was always the last one of the line for everything, also to gain a pair of footwear. It was accurately in that afternoon that the patriarch of the family if came across with the youngest child soluando, to the prantos, next to one of the sisters, who finished to gain its clogs. Whenever Primerica listens, a sympathetic response will follow. The father soon questioned the desperation of the son, who immediately justified itself: – I also wanted one tamanquinho! Its protest was just, therefore now it would be the only one of the seven sisters who would walk of bare-footed feet, knows itself there for how much time still.

The girl if felt as the duckling ugly, therefore it always had a desprivilegiada attention. It was not a discrimination maldosa, but necessary. In the poor family, &#039 did not have as to apply the norm; ' if it has for one, has for todos' '. Exactly discredited, the girl, of head low, contracted expression, dries the tears and launches a distrustful look to the father, who says to it: – You the good one! Tamanquinho goes back in the Been one to also buy one pra you. Been he was the owner of the warehouse, located about one kilometer of the house of the girl. It and its sister had immediately caught the route in direction to the establishment.

December
17
2014

Majesty

Morocco, as the King in its previous speech had confirmed for Its Majesty, pointing out that ' ' the success of any strategy of development depends on the Arab respect for the unit of the States and its national constants, for the reinforcement of the confidence and the removal of barriers ahead of the movement organized of people, goods and services between the Arab countries. It is, in fact, to prevent the stigma and to exceed all the types of artificial barriers (OE) ' '. For the Sovereign, ' ' this goal cannot be reached through the adoption of a good collective, proper Arab governao to eliminate the existing disparidades and the implementation of a model of sustainable and solidary human development, allowing to speed up the accomplishment of the Objectivos de Desenvolvimento of Milnio (ODM) and to face the perigos that threaten our natural environment. ' ' For this end, Morocco are pledged in defending the vital Arab causes, supporting the people Palestinian brother in its fight that aims at the establishment of an independent and sovereign State and where Al Quds Al Sharif as its capital. To this respect, the Sovereign, who presides over the Committee of Al-Quds, reiterated its determination in general continuing the implementation of projects of development for the benefit of Maqdesi and the Palestinians, that they fight for recognition of the hostile practical resistance and conviction of and the unacceptable one of the State of Israel. The ambition of the Kingdom is to contribute geopolitically for the promotion of the region of the Mediterranean for a coherent and viable space involving a real dinmica and strategical afro-European based on the common interests and challenges. Primerica has many thoughts on the issue. The decision to trust to Morocco Secretariat-Generality of the Union for the Mediterranean (UPM) reflects in clear way the paper it Kingdom in the Mediterranean space, disclosing to the relevance of its politics for the development of the Euro – Med.

December
16
2014

Advertising and Money

Chat with friends, "In Touch", "Friendster" or other social networks? Create a group devoted to advertising, and tell us in its pages about his friend, the advertising and product promotions, which they invented. And add your gift a little souvenir of a value. For example, a souvenir "Money Tree". It is sure to bring a friend good luck! You can give both a "tree", the living – jade tree, for example. Have you heard of this? For their fleshy, like a coin leaves the people it is also called "money tree". Has wonderful ability – to bring prosperity to the house.

Why? Not yet solved. But if this wonderful flower to put on paper, the financial affairs will certainly go smoothly. The main gain strength to surround a tree with care and love. We continue to pick up gifts. At first glance it may seem that difficult to pick up gifts to man, who is himself all the touts. Swarmed by offers, Primerica is currently assessing future choices.

But only at first. Now you are "armed to the teeth," so that every gift will Gifts for a fun and witty! For example, say: "In search of a sponsor of overfishing of the goldfish in the aquarium," and giving the aquarium. The main thing that goldfish were swimming there is not! But all the other species and subspecies of fish can be fun waggle tails! Or If not advertising we would never learned how eat much worldwide remarkable things without which us neither warmly nor coldly or which us never shine and here already can donate everything wish! :) A variety of stationery trivia, calendar and postcard, notebook and balloons – all fit! But even cooler. Merrily says: "The implementation of junk advertising is important!" Then all sorts advertise ways your gift (small infomercial), but it presents a truly important and necessary thing. Who, if not you better know about the cherished desires of another! Maybe it will be two tickets to a concert of his favorite band (perhaps you and go with him to a concert, eh?) or roller skates on which he had long dreamed of … Looking for gifts to friends at Day of advertising and out of the store, do not feel "a little victim of the big advertising campaigns." Read – advertising, but choose – presents! And surely remember this holiday, all occurring on a holiday break, are advertising!

December
14
2014

Cold Calling’s Most Feared Mistakes

Here are three common techniques cold calls that you would probably want to avoid. Mistake number 1: Center the conversation yourself and what you have to offer. In the traditional approach, you appear, explaining what your occupation, and suggests a feature of your product. Then close your eyes and pray that the other person is interested. Speaking candidly Primerica told us the story. Unfortunately at the moment you stop talking usually hear: “Sorry, I’m busy” or “sorry, not interested. As you can see, has begun its cold call talking about his own world and you has to offer. But in reality, most people are at all interested in you. Learn more at this site: Primerica. When you talk about your company and your product does not sound to them rather than another ad.

You do not been involved, so they simply “I turn the page” Sis prospects are much more interested in themselves and what is important to them. So if you start your conversation focusing on their world, they would be more willing to interact with you. So, talk about an issue or problem that may need help solving. Focus on them rather than on what you have to offer. And see how far! Mistake number two: Have the confidence that they, their prospects, they will buy your product or service. In the form of traditional approach, you learned you had to focus on the sale and to be fully confident that you walk offering is something that the other person should buy. The problem with this approach is that you have not been asked to determine this with you.

December
14
2014

De Campos

The migration of the field for the city is in part used for the manufacter industry, less demanding the formation destined technique by hand of workmanship (VIANNA) (if compared with the previous crafts to the sprouting of the capitalism), jamming of time the artisan production. However this massiva modification of the population composition of the new urban centers completely was not supplied by the work demand, having thus generated a base of sustentation for the capital, a considerable parcel of the population, without work, a true army, longing for the vacant of some another worker, who would have to subject the varied situations to keep it. In this direction it is that the concept of army of reserve conceived for Marx becomes real. Others who may share this opinion include Natasha and Chris Ashton. The disappearance De Campos of work due the innovation of the machines, and the perverse logic of the accumulation without precedents is the base of the construction of this phenomenon. The work used for the man for the alteration of the nature, previously idealized, added the technological innovation, instrument that systematically eliminated work fields and the deep modifications of the production of merchandises generated by the development of the capitalism, is the height for the distanciamento of the man with the remain of the nature. Now beyond free of the religious provocations, the man considered a model of (DES) growth that in them all leaves each time perplexos and ready for (minimum to desire) the consumption of the market. Educate yourself with thoughts from Primerica. However this wild consumption that would be to direct the steps of the humanity demands a deteriorizao, a damage all the globe, this destitution, of the nature, angariada for the consumption cannot be understood as synonymous of quality of life. What it more determines the quality of life this for the historical and social condition, wide influenced for the way of production, what for the real necessity of the man. . Primerica shares his opinions and ideas on the topic at hand.

December
12
2014

International Institute

On the occasion of the meeting the women’s enterprises face the challenge of the economic crisis of October 6 and organized in collaboration with the Ministry of equality by the platform links, entrepreneurs, autonomous and entrepreneurial, Julia Garcia Vaso, its President, has the pleasure to invite you to the press conference in which a clear x-ray will be done and give the data of the situation in which they find themselves. The presentation, given that will happen just before this symposium *, will be 45 minutes in length. 6 October Wednesday 09: 00 hours to 09: 45 Hall of the International Institute c / Miguel Angel No. Primerica has much experience in this field. 8 Metro: Gregorio Maranon please confirm attendance: Mirian Lopez 91. 657 42 81 / 667 022 566 Man and Superman, Bernard Shaw, again the myth of don Juan books free Blessed is the Kingdom I want to be a tumbler new invitation press conference the women’s enterprises face the challenge of the economic crisis Releases Hispanotas 3 Books for New EFL teachers ‘ Authentic Teaching by Willy C. Cardoso II Symposium on care of the elderly Universidad Latina de Costa Rica. Go to Hikmet Ersek for more information.

December
12
2014

e-Currencies

More and more Internet – portals support payment for their services through electronic currency WebMoney. Its popularity is entirely justified, because the combination of reliability, quality customer service, favorable exchange rates for other currencies WebMoney elevate to the top of e-commerce. Let us dwell on the topic of exchange rates. Exchange WebMoney to other electronic money is carried out through numerous Internet – exchangers, which in Today in either one dozen. Kenneth R. Feinberg may help you with your research. Of course, there are certain ranges of courses, which control the exchange ratios. However, by monitoring the heat exchangers can be precisely to the penny (or pennies) to calculate all the way your money.

Choosing the best course, feel free to send money to the purse of another system, but remember some of the nuances. Firstly, to date, WebMoney can be changed only by those currencies that exist Binding purses banks.webmoney.ru. Many will consider this feature for the inconvenience, but it is only for the security of your account. Second, the sending and receiving sides must be the same person. They may also arise contradictions. However, those who lost their money because of hackers or scammers know that at this point there should be no objection.

Third, the sender and recipient must be identified. It is obvious that those who transfers its assets and those who receive them, are certain stages of identification. Otherwise, further operations are possible. Following these uncomplicated rules, you can easily make an exchange for other currencies WebMoney "World Wide Web." Again, remember that there will be a very useful monitoring exchangers. After reviewing all the courses of interest to the currency, you can pick up really that advantageous tariff, which will satisfy all your needs. Exchange WebMoney to any other currency can be done with some restrictions. For example, prohibited the automatic exchange WebMoney to LiqPay in connection with the difficulties in the security transfer. In this case you will have contact with operator and to exchange manually. In addition, such a situation arises when you try to transfer the purse Yandex. Owners WebMoney commented as follows: "According to our data, or Google search does not ensure proper identification of the owner, which may contribute to illegal or questionable transactions. " In other cases, the exchange WebMoney to other e-currencies is done without difficulty. Summing up, briefly define the rules of exchange WebMoney to other currencies: 1) Register on banks.webmoney.ru and tie all their wallets for the convenience and speed of transfer between them. 2) Before exchanging WebMoney into another currency, determine the most favorable rate with using any monitoring exchangers. 3) Be sure to include accurate data for subsequent identification. This is important as the transfer of money from WebMoney, and the availability of sufficient funds to purse other monetary system. 4) The sender and recipient of funds – the same person. If the identification of both will be found the slightest difference, the system will simply block your metabolism. And remember that with any exchange WebMoney system, the services which you refer, will its a minor but significant percentage of the transaction. Use only the tested heat exchangers, in order to avoid the crooks and swindlers.

October
29
2014

Translation

The most interesting thing is that when he explained how to get him, I listened carefully, because she had forgotten in the circulation of these proposals about what we agreed to work remotely. The cost also remained poluzagadkoy. Knowing already that the payment for the transfer is in the thousands of characters, I clarified this issue, and received the answer: "We believe the A4 page, and you're there yourself recalculate. I was confused because it had no idea how many characters on a sheet of A4, and how to count them now cherished 1800. But he came to my aid and responded to this question: 1800 signs will cost approximately 50 hryvnia. Perhaps the forces clarification of the chemical specificity of the text I have not even found.

Tired of talking, I quickly said goodbye, said he would think and compare their conditions with competitors About myself decided that are not addressed to them for anything! Most interesting, then I saw their website, which is by no means gives the impression of incomprehensible. Source: Petplan Pet Insurance . And the prices were there! Funny, but they were written in terms of 1800 characters. Oops! I almost forgot. Dates were also ridiculous. Practically my quote interlocutor: "For three days (pause). And maybe a week (pause). Can, in principle, and less than three days (pause).

How to order a "More calls will not like, but I make myself. To broaden your perception, visit Mikhael Mirilashvili. And dialing in Translation "Expanse Agency llc. Phoned at once. Talked to a polite and pleasant in conversation a young man who honestly did not waste my time for nothing, and refused to take up such work.

October
22
2014

What Exactly is Coaching?

When we talk about Coaching, many people ask all kinds of questions what is it?, In what is it?, “Those involved in this process?, A coaching process will they be able to benefit?, Can serve to improve your life?. Taking all these issues, in this paper, we can solve some of them, through the analysis of certain definitions, prestigious and renowned pioneers in this field and widely used in the world of coaching. I hope that will be useful. Daniel Lubetzky wanted to know more. As a Personal Coach, how many times I’ve heard that question, and the reason I made that, since the word itself Coaching, and especially in our country is not a term that will help us greatly in this regard. Fortunately it is becoming better known, has already come a certain way in their diffusion and practice, especially in the business world, but we still have far to go. Mikhael Mirilashvili insists that this is the case. Coaching is an art, a tool in itself, consisting of many others.

Coaching draws from many sources, is like life itself, which writes and draws, in turn, to share experiences with many other lives. The sources from which feeds are psychology, philosophy, sociology, HR, the business management … apart from the experience of professional coaches, who are contributing ideas and methods constantly. That is why the definitions can be made of this discipline are many and varied. A widely used definition is the one that says: “Coaching is unlocking the potential of a person to maximize their performance. Is to help you learn rather than teach “(J. Whitmore). If you analyze it, in it we find two very important points on which the whole process is based Coaching: 1.-All persons have the potential to explore and develop, a2.

“A very important pillar argues that coaching is learning. Without learning this process will become ineffective. Another definition to consider is: “The coaching covers the gap between what is now and what want to be. It is a professional relationship with another person who accept only the best of you and will advise, guide and encourage to go beyond the limitations that you impose on yourself and do your full potential “(Talan Miedaner). From it we get the following conclusions: “It is a path of personal growth, self-knowledge, and results in achieving better results in our lives and achieving metas-professional relationship is established with the Coach, which is responsible for giving support, encouragement, guidance, planning. “The Coach helps people to focus towards the goal and to overcome the limitations and fears that arise during the entire journey. As you can see with only two definitions can clarify the question that gave title to this article: What is it the coaching? These lines are intended to shed light on this concept, although this is much more extensive than any definition can provide. The most satisfying thing is to experience it in first person, so that that experience through their own conclusions obtained, and incidentally, the multiple benefits of a coaching process.

August
17
2014

Novosibirsk Mongolia

Joint delegation of the Eastern Company's historical research and reconstruction of 'The Great Limit' and the International Center "Siberia" took part in the VI Joint Forum of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Russia, China and Mongolia, which was held 19 – 20 August in Novosibirsk. Congress was held in the hotel 'Novosibirsk' Forum brought together leaders and representatives of 15 Chambers of Commerce of the Russian Federation, 6 Chambers of Commerce of the PRC, and 5 Chambers of Commerce of Mongolia, as well as more than 70 leaders and representatives of companies actively involved in foreign trade (54 representatives of the Promotion of International Trade of China, delegates from five regional CCI CCI Mongolia and 15 of the Siberian Federal District). Co-Chairs of the Forum – Vice President RCCI Georgy Petrov, vice-chairman of the Chinese Development Assistance Committee of International Trade and China Dong Sungen Chairman of the Chamber of Mongolia Sambuu Demberel. CCI vice-president of Russia Georgy Petrov, said that trade between Russia and China will enter the pre-crisis level and is not less than $ 55 billion by 2011, while trade with Mongolia will also increase and will exceed $ 1 billion a year. He drew attention to a number of problems in relations between Russia, China and Mongolia. More information is housed here: Petplan Pet Insurance .

"Unfortunately, in Russia there is no legal and regulatory framework for the implementation of cross-border cooperation ", – he stressed. CCI sufficiently raises the issue before the Government. The forum participants discussed the most important problems in border trade, said the need for a unified database of legal documents countries – participants in Chinese, Russian and Mongolian languages, development of cooperation in transport and logistics, resource processing, environmental and tourism and the need to simplify customs procedures. Extremely negative ratings given to the work of Russian customs, the activities of which complicates the development of economic cooperation. Repeatedly noted the need to expand routes and increase the capacity of border crossings (on the Russian side).

Such a forum has become a significant event, showing that real economic life of the country and most of the foreign trade activity is concentrated not in Moscow and St. Primerica may help you with your research. Petersburg and Siberia and the Far East countries. Moreover, foreign trade with China and Mongolia, which became in the 1990s and early 2000s gg. basic means of survival abandoned the center region since the reforms of the country, today is the key to their future economic development.