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Helping a kid affected by Agent Orange. Vietnam 2015

The Vietnam War has long since ended but the legacy of Agent Orange continues in many children’s lives. Deformed from birth these kids and their parents struggle to make it through a life painted with the spectre of residue from the deadly defoliant. 38 more words

RECALL Act Would Require Consumers Fix Vehicle Safety Issues Before Registration Renewal

During 2014’s recallapoalooza federal regulators revealed that the average completion rate for a vehicle recall was just 75%. While some consumers might not be aware their car has a safety issue, others simply put off the needed repairs. 470 more words

#10 The "bug free paradox"

Myth: testing means defect free code

Testing software means that defects can be identified, that is, testers find the issues but the developers fix them. Identification is no guarantee a defect will be addressed before release.  270 more words


How your weird qualities can become strengths! (podcast)

On this talk show:  How to turn your quirks, weirdness and imperfections into strengths that can be used mightily by God! (Laurie Wallin)


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NHTSA Increases Intensity Of Takata Airbag Investigation, Orders Company To Preserve Safety Devices

Federal regulators continue to put pressure on Takata Corporation to cooperate with a defective airbag investigation started last year. A week after the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration began fining the company… 308 more words

Simple: Conquering the Crisis of Complexity

Simple: Conquering the Crisis of Complexity, was written by Alan Siegel and Irene Etzkorn. The book outlines the extensive experience of the two authors in helping organizations to simplify how they think, act and communicate so as to dramatically reduce wasted effort (on the part of both employees and customers), frustration, errors and risk. 181 more words

Performance Improvement

Learning More About Myself

When I re-entered the rooms of Alcoholics Anonymous 7 weeks ago, I expected to learn more about the fellowship, the Big Book, living sober and the other faces I see in the rooms.   891 more words