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Technology killing off vital skills - Part 2

Two months ago I wrote a post commenting on an article in The Daily Mail Online on how the increase of technology is causing a decline in other, what some consider to be, vital skills. 987 more words

Assorted Hammers

Technology killing off vital skills - Part 1

According to The Daily Mail Online twenty vital skills are apparently dying out in our “world of technology and convenience”. Naturally I found myself checking how I measured up against the list. 577 more words

Assorted Hammers

An Underrated Skill in Life

Life demands we learn vital skills. Perhaps one of the more underrated talents, is the art of the insult. No, seriously. Think about it. Sure we’re taught the importance of being polite and considerate, but some people have it coming. 108 more words

Funny Stuff

The PRACTICAL guide for Latex beginners (part 1)

It all started three months ago at the very first week of my Master when I saw my friend Serge who was about to write his report in Latex. 1,301 more words

Course Work

Gettin' All Kinds Of Corporate

On an occasional basis, I do some work with Third Estate Design, a graphic media company out of Tecumseh, Michigan.

In October, they forwarded me to a client who needed some imagery of their keynote speaker. 89 more words


The Dark Knight Rises- Growing up as a Hero

(this post also appears at Subculture for the Cultured)

(By the way, before this post, let me put in a plug for my friend Johann Roduit, who has submitted an entry to have his thesis illustrated.  1,261 more words


Business Ethics #4 Keeping up with business

Greetings heroes!

As we mentioned in the last post, there are three ethical options for superheroes trying to succeed in business.  The first is attempting to keep up as best as possible, obeying the rules and conventions.  863 more words