Marriage Counseling–Are You a Workaholic?

Marriage Counseling–Are You a Workaholic? Justin, a thirty-five year old executive at a high-pressure investment firm works 60-70 hours per week. Even on vacation, he often slips away from the rest of the family to go on-line, check messages and answer phone calls. Until recently, he saw nothing abnormal about his behavior; in fact, everyone at his job works like that. In the United States, we value work. Americans labor longer hours than workers in any other industrialized nation. In fact, in Western Europe, Americans are viewed as a “nation of workaholics.” According to a 1998 study by the Families and Work Institute in New York, the average American now works 44 hours of work per week, which represents an …

Writing Articles – 3 Steps To Help You Get Started

Writing Articles – 3 Steps To Help You Get Started Do you have trouble getting started writing an article? One of the toughest obstacles in article writing is actually starting the article writing process. No matter how many articles we write, it is something we want to avoid because we sometimes don’t know where to start. Since article writing has become a form of marketing that almost anyone can do and afford, now is the time to take on this challenge head on. Creating an outline is one of the best methods to use when writing an article. Having an outline provides a foundation of your article. In other words and outline gives you a starting point from which you …

Laser Eye Surgery – Expectations vs. Reality

Laser Eye Surgery – Expectations vs. Reality Laser Eye Surgery – What are your expectations? The success of laser eye surgery (as with any elective surgery), is measured by how the outcome matches your before-surgery expectations. Are your expectations realistic? Can your expectations be met by laser eye surgery? It’s your surgeon’s job to help you consider all aspects of good vision prior to your laser eye surgery. Laser eye surgery can greatly improve your vision but no procedure can promise ‘perfect vision’ to every patient. When asked, most people say they expect to have 20/20 vision following laser eye surgery. In truth, most will be satisfied with 20/25 or 20/30 vision. Laser eye surgery can give mild to moderately …

Kohler and Jacobsen Greens King Engines; When To Repower…

Greens grooming equipment is expensive enough that you’d rather repair than replace – but when one of your mowers or rakes starts sputtering a bit on the start, or dies out halfway through the job, it’s tempting to decide that it’s time to go shopping. Before you decide to scrap your old equipment, go through these diagnostic tests. If the machine is still working, but the motor is dying, the best answer may be a new engine, definitely not a new mower. First, keep in mind that a problem with one part of an engine could well show up as a symptom elsewhere. What looks like a governor problem often turns out to be a balky carburetor. Take the diagnostics …