History of the Regions

Blue Mountains Tours The Blue Mountains were seen from a distance by the first European settlers. They were not explored at first, the myth that they were uncross able being encouraged to deter convict escapes. Officially the Europeans did not cross then until 1813, 25 years after they first arrived. Unofficial exploration of the area…

Some Steps to Safety

Though there are some ongoing basic principles the health and safety situation in any workplace is always evolving. We want to both improve the situation we have, and adapt to any new projects or technology. We want to be safer with both the new and the old. -Leadership. Be the example that others follow. The new recruits…

Questions when considering starting a business

Is your business idea either: A need that is not really being fulfilled by something else. A need because other businesses cannot keep up; supply is less than demand. Can your business complete with other similar companies. Do you need a business plan? Yes, do write objectives, budget, strategies, and present connection in the marketplace…

Ginseng – Background and Effects

Ginseng’s reputation is largely based in its historical use, which dates back to at least 100AD. Historical reputation can be a mixture of empirical results and unverified claims; we might conclude that centuries of use and good health have proved a certain herb is beneficial, or we might suspect that the climate the herb grows…

Office tips

Find the ergonomically changes that you like. When somebody used the word ‘ergonomically’ in the 1980’s they usually had to explain what it meant. Before then people just worked on the equipment they had, and saw the specialist if they eventually got a sore back or RSI. Now, we buy the keyboard that feel comfortable…

Educating a customer about embroidery issues

Things do take some time, but digitising and computer embroidery can be reasonably quick. When the words event, conference, anniversary or something else that implies a specific date are used we know there is a deadline for getting things done. But if designs and requirements are settled in advance this is rarely an issue. Of…

Personal disorder

People don’t fit into neat little categories, but people’s minds like to put things into neat little categories. The label we put on a person might be misleading because there is more to the person than what the label covers; yet, the label might be saying something that leans toward the truth, and saying a…

Looking Good In Business

Unless you are going for some alternate market, like gothic home décor or repairing farm equipment, a clean business image makes all the difference. Light colours with a bold colour trim is a good option for everything, from office décor to business card advertising. An austere look tends to work well. The apple store might…

What to Look for with Commercial Freezers

There’s something appealing in the knowledge that your new equipment is a piece of serious quality machinery. The professional machine can mark the point where your business is no longer new, but an established contender in the industry. Professional equipment seems like a big monetary outlay at first, and it is. But we know to…