Our First Industrial Pipe Steampunk Desk Lamp Project

I’ve been trying to decorate my livingroom in a more Steampunk/Industrial Old World theme. If you aren’t familiar with Steampunk, it’s * a subgenre of science fiction or science fantasy that incorporates post-apocolyptic technology and aesthetic designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery. In fact, some Steampunk movies you might be familiar with include; Atlantis, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Van Helsing, Sucker Punch, … Continue reading Our First Industrial Pipe Steampunk Desk Lamp Project

Creating Happiness in Your Workplace

Have you ever seen the movie “Joe Versus the Volcano” with Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan? In short, Tom Hanks plays a man who absolutely hates his life. His daily routine consists of going to work in a slow paced, dirty, unorganized, and windowless office with flickering lights day after day, being around negative, angry people, and going home to the same dull, boring life … Continue reading Creating Happiness in Your Workplace

5 ways businesses are turning old problems into new opportunities

Today’s business environment is characterized by excitement as much as it is by anxiety. As new technologies are constantly introduced into the workplace and transform how employees work, managers need to adjust in order to retain employees, streamline processes and stay competitive. “Companies of all sizes are looking for solutions that allow them to work and collaborate seamlessly from anywhere, transforming their businesses to be … Continue reading 5 ways businesses are turning old problems into new opportunities

5 ways to help kids start the school year strong

The beginning of the school year doesn’t have to be a carousel of stress. It isn’t just about getting backpacks and school supplies ready. It’s also a time when parents check to make sure their children are ready for success in their next classroom. According to a national survey of K-8 parents conducted by the parent organization Learning Heroes, parents are uneasy when it comes … Continue reading 5 ways to help kids start the school year strong

How savvy Wi-Fi use saves data and dollars

Access to cellular data has become the lifeblood of communications in the 21st century. We stay connected to keep up with news, weather and sports, listen to music, check email, watch movies and videos or grab new apps that let us do even more. With today’s technology, a few clicks on your smartphone screen can bring the whole world into the palm of your hand. … Continue reading How savvy Wi-Fi use saves data and dollars