In public speaking events, especially when using slides, there are best practices that ensure success. This video explores in practical ways one of the tips in ensuring clarity of a presentation. Keep words few to increase understanding.
Wind Turbines have been around since 200BC and earlier. According to eia.org, they were used to propel boats in the Nile River, 5000BC and for water pumps in China by 200BC. Along with solar, hydro and geothermal, wind power is the energy of the future as it meets energy demand with less greenhouse gas emissions.… Read More Wind Power Generation – Design Overview of a Farm
The job of a project manager is ‘simple’. Similar to the role of a leader, a PM is required to always see the bigger picture. For some, seeing the overall of situations comes easy, while for others it could be mind-boggling. At certain stages of a person’s career, it is necessary they familiarise themselves with… Read More Lifecycle Costing – Seeing the ‘a Bigger’ Picture
Equipment in used in petrochemical, energy processing and industrial facilities fall under two broad categories, namely: static equipment and rotating equipment. Some examples of static equipment are horizontal & vertical vessels, and pressure vessels while rotating equipment include turbines, compressors amongst others. Equipment which fall under the rotating category create a dynamic effect called vibration… Read More Vibrating Equipment Foundation – Checklist for Design Engineering or Construction Supervision
The day for an interview is the most important hurdle to cross in order to be recruited. Many focus on that day only after they have been invited for the interview, but this should not be the case. The interview should be prepared for prior to even applying for a job. During an interview, a… Read More Interview Skills – Interview Day Preparation & the Four Areas
Prior to year 2002, high school students in Nigeria were tormented by the University Matriculation Exam, UME (UTME). There were stories of people writing JAMB, as it is popularly called, having to wait one full year to write an exam and then fail, some waited 3 to 7 years to enter a tertiary institution. Today… Read More Interview Skills – Aptitude Test and Presentation Preparation
There are several civil engineering applications in the market today which optimize design. STAAD has been one of the most complex and highly specialized of them all. Thus engineers often tow the path of least resistance with their selection. STAAD Foundation with copyright of 2013 is a recent application and till date, some think it… Read More Foundation Engineering – STAAD Foundation Designs 10 Substructure Types