Author archives: Josephbker

  • Chicago Getaway: The Perfect Christmas Gift

    Dec 19, 13 • 658 Views • LifestyleComments Off on Chicago Getaway: The Perfect Christmas Gift

    One of the best Christmas gifts you can give the person you love is a trip away for just the two of you. When you’re looking for a place to [&hellip...

  • A Look At The Development and Future Of Automobiles

    A Look At The Development and Future Of Automobiles

    Dec 9, 13 • 450 Views • CarsComments Off on A Look At The Development and Future Of Automobiles

    Our world is dominated by cars. Our streets accommodate both driven and parked cars, our cities and states are tangled in a web of asphalt and our entire nation is [&hellip...

  • The Growth Of Micro Technology In The Medical Industry

    The Growth Of Micro Technology In The Medical Industry

    Dec 3, 13 • 417 Views • TechnologyComments Off on The Growth Of Micro Technology In The Medical Industry

    In any market where there’s a demand for a particular product or service, it’s a business opportunity. When a company can meet that demand, it gains the potential to become [&hellip...

  • The Surviving Freelancer: How To Keep Up In A Forever-Changing Field

    The Surviving Freelancer: How To Keep Up In A Forever-Changing Field

    Oct 2, 13 • 536 Views • LifestyleComments Off on The Surviving Freelancer: How To Keep Up In A Forever-Changing Field

    Freelancing is unpredictable; changing deadlines, cancelled projects and last-minute changes come with the territory. Not to mention unsteady pay and no benefits other than what you pay for yourself. Despite [&hellip...

  • Student Athletes Can Hone Their Skills In Study Abroad Programs

    Oct 1, 13 • 530 Views • TravelingComments Off on Student Athletes Can Hone Their Skills In Study Abroad Programs

    When you’re a student athlete, it’s hard to find time for anything other than studying and practicing. But many study abroad programs designed for student athletes provide the opportunity to [&hellip...

  • Communication In The Workplace

    Communication In The Workplace

    Sep 5, 13 • 623 Views • Business, TechnologyComments Off on Communication In The Workplace

    Effective communication in the workplace requires the right combination of technical solutions and communication skills. Workers often communicate through electronic means, which are available through email tools such as Microsoft [&hellip...

  • What Does The New Hours-of-Service Court Ruling Mean?

    Sep 1, 13 • 547 Views • TechnologyComments Off on What Does The New Hours-of-Service Court Ruling Mean?

    A 10-year legal battle between the American Trucking Association (ATA), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) and U.S. Court of Appeals has hopefully come to an end with the court’s [&hellip...

  • 8 Cities Ideal For Relocation

    Aug 29, 13 • 739 Views • LifestyleComments Off on 8 Cities Ideal For Relocation

    Whether you’ve just been laid off and are looking for a new job, or you’re just looking for a change of scenery, some cities have more opportunities than others. And [&hellip...

  • Exercises You Can Do At The Truck Stop

    Aug 6, 13 • 580 Views • HealthComments Off on Exercises You Can Do At The Truck Stop

    When you’re on the road night and day, it can be difficult to get in some exercise. There aren’t exactly semi-truck-sized parking spaces at local gyms. However, for health reasons [&hellip...

  • Volunteering Abroad: What Can I Do?

    Jul 31, 13 • 559 Views • TravelingComments Off on Volunteering Abroad: What Can I Do?

    When most people think of volunteering, they think of going to a local soup kitchen to serve food or tutoring kids after school; but that’s only one small aspect of [&hellip...

  • Fall Cleaning: Like Spring, Only Cooler

    Jul 31, 13 • 559 Views • Home ImprovementComments Off on Fall Cleaning: Like Spring, Only Cooler

    Spring is like the headlining act of the cleaning world: Everyone pays a lot more attention to Katy Perry than to the local band filling in as opening act. But [&hellip...

  • Under The Microscope: Micro Molding In Manufacturing

    Jul 30, 13 • 495 Views • TechnologyComments Off on Under The Microscope: Micro Molding In Manufacturing

    With technology becoming more sophisticated, it’s allowing efficiencies in how we communicate, how we’re treated by doctors and even how we travel. As part of these efficiencies, the actual computers, [&hellip...

  • The Care and Feeding Of Your Restaurant’s Garbage Disposal

    Jul 28, 13 • 655 Views • Business, HealthComments Off on The Care and Feeding Of Your Restaurant’s Garbage Disposal

    Restaurant owners and kitchen workers can tell their fair share of garbage disposal-related horror stories: pasta dishes gumming up the works; sinks—or entire plumbing systems—backed up due to malfunctioning disposals; [&hellip...

  • How Technology Is Making Roadways Safer

    Jul 25, 13 • 480 Views • TravelingComments Off on How Technology Is Making Roadways Safer

    You’re driving along, and your passenger suddenly screams, “Look out!” You slam on the brakes and narrowly avoid rear-ending the car in front of you. Thank goodness your passenger was [&hellip...

  • Micro Molding Makes The World Go Round

    Jul 25, 13 • 579 Views • EducationComments Off on Micro Molding Makes The World Go Round

    We use dozens of machines and gadgets every day, but very few people ever take the time to consider what kind of work goes into making all the components of [&hellip...

  • Does Business Cleanliness Really Matter?

    Jul 23, 13 • 620 Views • Business, HealthComments Off on Does Business Cleanliness Really Matter?

    Unless you’re in the business of cleaning offices, you might be wondering how important a clean work environment is for your employees and customers. How clean your business is can [&hellip...