This thing here came about pretty quick and we had to bust tail to get it done. The place is a long way from perfect, but it is very inexpensive and it is not that far out of the way for us. The big thing was getting the down payment together, but my Dad and Emma’s grand dad lent us the extra bit that we needed. It is about twenty minutes to work for me, but less for her and that is not much worse than the apartment was. The rent was more too. Looking at TV deals from Directv at the moment and trying to figure out if we can afford that at the moment. I am thinking that we are going to just do with none of that for a bit. The whole thing was a bit of a stretch and we want to save up some money for emergency situations. Continue reading "Setting Up House in the Country" »
A couple of years ago, I had to take out a claim on my homeowner’s insurance, and ever since then, my homeowners insurance has been at a significantly higher rate than it was previously. I though that the premiums would go back down by now, but they have not, and that is very frustrating to me. I hope that I can find a better deal though, because I am tired of waiting for my premiums to go back down, and I think that I would like to find a better company to get my insurance from.
I am going to look for companies in the area, that have good rates for their home insurance. If I am able to save maybe 20 percent on what I am paying rate now, then I would consider that a personal victory. However, as long as I am able to save money, I will be fairly happy. Continue reading "Best Rates for Home Insurance Companies" »
It was a hard a decision, but I have decided to open up an office in Singapore in the near future. We already do a lot of business with companies based in Singapore, but we should be able to do a lot more business, with an actual physical presence in the company. And that is my reasoning for finding an office in the country. I am looking for deals on office space for rent in singapore. I am going to try to find a good deal on office space, because the less money we have to spend on starting up this Singapore office location, the better off we will be.
I am optimistic about this entire venture, and it should help improve some of our business relations, with other companies that are based on Singapore. I am hoping that I will be able to figure out a way make the transition go as smoothly as possible. I think that I might actually have to take a trip to the country, to help oversee things, even though I was not initially planning to do any traveling.
I would like to inspect the offices though, before we rent them out. Because, I want to make sure that they will make for a good working space for my employee. I am not planning on hiring any more employees for this venture, but it might be necessary to hire at least one more person. I have not made a final decision yet though, and I have some more to think about, before I reach a decision. It might really be helpful to have an employee that is actually from Singapore, and it could do a lot to improve business relations with other companies that are based in the country. I think I might do it.
I do not know much about air conditioning systems, or how they work. But I know enough to realize that there is not any coolant left in the system at my house. The coolant was recharged not that long ago, so I am guessing that a fairly serious leak developed at some point in the last few months. I do not want to speculate as to what could have happened, but I need to look into ac repair in morris county nj as I would like to get this problem taken care of quickly.
Right now, the temperature is not too hot outside. However, it is still 78 degrees in the house. That is not dreadfully hot, but it is hotter than I would like it for me. The problem is not so much with my comfort, but with the comfort of my mother. She is quite elderly, and does not handle the heat well. She has been staying in the basement, since I discovered that the air conditioning was not working. Continue reading "Fixing a Leaking Air Conditioning System" »
I am going to want to hire a maid in the near future, because my oldest daughter just moved out of my house, and I do not have anyone to clean for me anymore. Of course, I am going to miss my daughter, for a lot more reasons, than just her cleaning. But it still leaves me with a problem. I am not going to clean my own house, because I do not like cleaning. I am looking into maid agencies in singapore and I want to find the top rated maid company in the area, to hire a maid from.
I am a bit worried about hiring a maid, because it is not something that I have ever done in the past. It makes me a bit nervous, and I hope that I am able to get a very good maid for the job. Continue reading "Cheap Maid Services in Singapore" »
I guess that I am just about ready to move into the cabin part time. I just got the satellite dish hooked up and now I am looking for the best deal on some programming. If you click here you will see what I am looking at right now. It is not as though you can get any other sort of TV here, not even from an antenna. There is not any cable here, in fact there is hardly a good road to this place and the easiest way to get there is to drive to Indian Point and get the boat in the water. It would take about forty minutes to get there from the marina by car, but it’s only about ten minutes by boat.
Of course this is a bit of a problem if there is a storm and I think that I am going to need to buy an old truck to leave up at the cabin. That way I can just have a vehicle at both the cabin if needed and usually I can leave the truck at the marina. That is what makes the most sense unless the weather is so bad you do not want to be in a boat. We are out on the lake a lot, but I do not like that when it is a lot of lightning and such. I am not afraid of the rain, but I am not foolish enough to want to be out in the middle of a lake while there is a lot of lightning. It probably will not strike you, but the odds are a lot more on your side if you do not press your luck. It is for sure that you will get struck by lightning far less often if you are not a fool.
With prices rising across the board for many goods and services, many are looking for ways to lower their bills anyway possible. This is especially true since incomes have not risen at the same rates so it’s essential to budget for these increasing costs on the same salary. One area that should be explored for potential savings is on your energy bill. With energy deregulation in many states, it is possible to shop around for a retail energy supplier such as ambit energy that can offer competitive rates that help to lower your monthly bill.
Although it was widely publicized when it first happened, many customers have a hard time understanding energy deregulation and how it can offer monthly savings on their bills. Continue reading "Saving Money on Your Energy Bill" »
I am going to need to find a electricity provider in the state of Texas pretty soon. I am excited to announce that I have bought a house in Texas, and I am going to be moving there soon. I never thought that this would happen, but I received a job offer from a very prestigious company. I could not turn down the offer, and that is why I have purchased a house for my family to live in. I found a site, http://energyproviderstexas.com, and I hope that it will lead me to some energy providers in the state that have very good prices on their electricity.
I am hoping to pay the lowest possible price for my electricity, and I am not sure how low the prices are. I know that they are cheaper than other parts of the country, such as the state that I used to reside in. I am looking forward to paying less for my utilities than I used to. I believe that the area that I am moving to has a substantially lower cost of living than where I am from. I am excited about that fact.
I am going to try to get all of my different utilities for the cheapest prices that I can. I am not sure how long it is going to take me to find the cheapest electricity price that is out there. I am going to keep searching the Internet until I am convinced that I have found the cheapest price out there. I am hoping that will not take all that much work though, and that I will be able to find what I need to know from the site that I am currently on. That would be the easiest solution to my need to find an electricity provider.
I was hoping to be able to finish up my career at the State University of New York this year, but the money is not there right now and aside from that it was not possible for me to get the course credits that I need to graduate. I would have hung around the campus, but instead I am down here working for a roofing contractor in nyc. I worked for him a couple of summers ago and I decided to call him up and ask him if he had any work for me. If it had been summer again I might not have been eager to do it, because it is really murder to be up on those roofs on a hot day. Of course some of the work they do can not be done if it is too cold. Continue reading "Working As a Roofer Right Now" »
Vice Admiral John Bird, USN Retired, former nuclear-powered submarine captain and Commander of the U.S. Navys Seventh Fleet, joins the LifeWings Partners Board of Governors. LifeWings is the worlds leading patient safety coaching and consulting firm.
Collierville, Tennessee (PRWEB) December 30, 2013
Vice Admiral John Bird joins the LifeWings Board of Governors. As a career nuclear-powered submarine officer, Admiral Bird brings a unique perspective on high reliability safety systems to the world of patient safety. His experience on both fast attack and ballistic missile submarines in the Pacific and Atlantic Fleets equips John with a comprehensive understanding of the usefulness of checklists, crosschecks, and standardized work in eliminating human error. Admiral Bird served on five different submarines during his Navy career. His leadership and expertise in achieving error-free operational excellence in this demanding underwater environment resulted in his being awarded the Naval Submarine League’s Jack Darby Award for Inspirational Leadership and Excellence in Command.
After completing his naval career by serving as the Commander of the U.S. Navy’s Seventh Fleet, Vice Admiral Bird joined the LifeWings Partners’ Board of Governors to lend his know-how in systems design and leadership to their award-wining patient safety programs. “Nuclear powered submarines and healthcare organizations are strikingly similar in that both are extremely unforgiving of error. The consequences of mistakes can be devastating,” says Admiral Bird. “Both professions demand that its leaders implement systems to support safe practice. I look forward to contributing a lifetime of knowledge in those safety systems to LifeWings, and helping their industry-leading programs remain on the cutting edge of effectiveness.”
LifeWings, a team of physicians, nurses, astronauts, military officers and pilots, was founded in 2005 with the sole mission improving patient safety with the proven safety systems of high-reliability industries such as commercial aviation, NASA, and nuclear power. Steve Harden, founder and CEO of LifeWings, is himself a former military officer and fighter pilot. Harden says, “With 35-years of flawless performance in a high-consequence profession, including eight different commands, Vice Admiral Bird knows how to run a high reliability organization. His contribution to improving patient safety will be invaluable. LifeWings and healthcare will both benefit from his insight and advice. We’re very fortunate to have it.”
The son of a career naval officer, John graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1977. He holds a Master of Science in Engineering Management from the Catholic University of America.
LifeWings has helped healthcare providers around the world improve safety, quality, service delivery, and patient and employee satisfaction. Hospitals, clinics, and physician practices that employ the LifeWings safety systems also reduce malpractice expenses, and protect their reimbursement from loss due to errors and mistakes. http://www.saferpatients.com