Daily Archive: Thursday, August 11, 2016

Motivation Word: Discipline

[ad_1]   “Nothing of importance is ever achieved without discipline.” Bertrand Russell   Most inspirational messages tell us that every great achievement was once the dream of somebody. This is undoubtedly true but so is the fact that every achievement is the result of discipline.   Think about it. Every successful endeavour has required the

U.S. weather forecaster sees La Nina developing August-October

[ad_1] NEW YORK Aug 11 A U.S. government weather forecaster said Thursday the La Nina weather phenomenon was “slightly favored” to develop during August through October 2016. The Climate Prediction Center (CPC), an agency of the National Weather Service, said in a monthly forecast there was a 55 percent to 60 percent chance that the

Back to the future: a new Boeing recession?

[ad_1] Another warning by Boeing executives should be a warning to the region. Between 1967 and April 1971, Boeing employment fell from 100,800 to 36,690. It took years to recover. The causes included cancelation of the supersonic transport (SST), slow sales of the new 747 and, by early 1973, the OPEC boycott and “energy crisis.”

Nigel Farage's handmade Union Flag shoes are the talk of Twitter

[ad_1] Nigel Farage has caused an online frenzy after wearing his extraordinary £295 Union Flag shoes to a garden party thrown for Britain’s rich and powerful. The MEP, who sensationally quit as Ukip leader today, was seen drinking what appeared to be a large gin and tonic while chatting with Rupert Murdoch and billionaire Evgeny Lebedev