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Facsimile Edition: For Whom The Bell Tolls

We’ve just received a 1968 facsimile first edition of Ernest Hemingway’s For Whom the Bell Tolls. According to a First Edition Library information insert in the book, the basis for the text and dust jacket of this printing is a privately owned first edition copy. 21 more words

Browsing The Book Shop

FIRST: From a judge’s perspective

Over the past 5 years I have had the privilege of being a judge at both regional and national finals. I have also held regional classes to train teams on PTC Creo and PTC Mathcad. 579 more words

WPF - Windows Store App TextBox Custom Features

I started working on a simple Windows app using the Microsoft.Practices.Prism.StoreApps library and it didn’t take me long to notice a couple things the TextBox controls are lacking that I’m used to on my the iPad. 307 more words



First keep peace with yourself, then you can also bring peace to others.
- Thomas a Kempis


The Emerald City

If any of you out there are keen music theater fans or just remember the good old days of the tin man, you would know that the Emerald City refers to The Wizard Of Oz. 670 more words

Crossfit Experience - My first WOD

Before going to Crossfit, my weekly routine at the gym would be the all too familiar of a chest day, maybe a shoulder and legs day, and then arms… or something? 572 more words


How many chances do you get to make a great first impression?

One of course!

For job interviews and taking on a new role, you only get one chance to make a great first impression, which can determine whether you get the new job, or set yourself up for a successful career. 305 more words

Leadership Matters