Negotiate Like an Egyptian

When in Egypt, you had better negotiate like an Egyptian. Be sure to leave your cowboy hat at home since the rules are very different in the Middle East. Egyptian culture has five thousand years of recorded history, so I will not be giving a history lesson today. Let's just say that every aspect of

Business Modernization: Innovative and Creative Organizational Restructuring

Modernization is an effective approach to making existing mainframe and distributed systems more responsive to business needs. To meet the demand for business innovation and agility, organizations are looking to improve the structure, flexibility and re usability of their business. An article written in the Harvard Business Review entitled, “Managing Professional Intellect: Making the Most

The Importance of Initial Assessment

Initial assessment is an essential part of fair and effective admission procedures. It is used by governing bodies to determine the level of a learner whether or not he/ she is qualified for acceptance and/or to determine the level of the learner. An assessment may be formal or informal. Formal may include telephone interview, essay,

Caribbean – Women & Sports!

Road to London 2012! Antigua & Barbuda Did you know- Toward the end of the 1990s, Heather Samuel was one of the country’s best athletes when she finished seventh in the women’s 200m (23.88 seconds) in the Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Canada. In the early 1980s, at the World Cup, Jocelyn Joseph participated in

Pop Art Movement – Comfort in Commercialism

The Pop Art movement began during the 1950s and 60s in Britain and America evolving around the products of the mass media.  The artwork derived from popular culture became one of the United States’ major artistic movements of the 20th century. The artwork, based on packaging, television, advertising, films and even comic books helped to

How to Fix Slow Download Speed on Windows XP

If you use Windows XP and have very slow download speeds, there’s actually one problem which is likely causing this to happen. Not many people know this, but there’s a part of XP which actually causes the download speeds of your computer to run slower and slower. The problem with XP & download speeds is

Neoclassical and Rococo Styles After Baroque Period

Neoclassical and Rococo styles contrast to each other. Neoclassicism appeared in 1780s, following Rococo style. Neoclassicism was a reaction to fluffiness and elaboration of Rococo style. These two movements gave rise after Baroque, one of the most impressive periods in the history of art. Rococo movement gave rise against Baroque at the end of the