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…

GLA (Global Language Academy)

The Global Language Academy specialises in test preparation for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), PTE Academic and TOEFL test. Their intense programs are taught by experienced tutors of over 10 years of teaching, with a class of 6 people (max). For the IELTS program, GLA offers the Preparation PLUS program or private tutoring….

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…

Sydney Blinds

Blinds and screens play a big role in any house. They offer privacy, temperature control by blocking out sun or preventing heat loss and also sets the overall tone of a room. Sydney’s specialist Sun Blinds and Screens can offer an extensive range of blinds, window shutters, plantation shutters, fly screens, security doors and awnings…

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…

A myth or two

Is Permanent makeup is absorbed into the body over time. Not really. People notice that the makeup pigment fades over time and interpret this to mean there is less actual pigment left, so it must go somewhere! Really, the colour does fade, but it the paint on a house fades it doesn’t mean that the…

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…

Orthodontics, Sydney

Orthodontics is a branch of dentistry that corrects misalignments in teeth and jaws. Popular culture depicts orthodontic braces as intrusive and unsightly metal bands that condemn an individual to social ostracisation. This is an exaggeration based on out-dated technology. Modern orthodontists offer Invisalign. This is as effective at aligning teeth as traditional braces always were,…

PAINTING A ROOM

Internal house painting, Sydney The colour of a room isn’t the only factor that determines how it looks, but is it on of the more permanent ones. Lighting can also have a very strong impact, with changes being as simple as replacing with a different coloured bulb to rewiring the position of the lighting fixtures….