"Letting food sit at room temperature and become colonized by airborne microorganisms runs counter to."

Denise Aday

“Letting food sit at room temperature and become colonized by airborne microorganisms runs counter to everything we’re taught about food safety. But without this guided decomposition that we call fermentation there would be no bread, cheese, tequila, or kimchee.” - [link] (via fermentthis ). I discovered the joys of fermentation this year and it seems like magic, wonderful magic! Lacto-fermented veggies, kombucha (fermented tea), and sourdough just for starters (fermentation pun, ha ha).

The Journey For Anthony Van Johnson, Becoming The Highly Respected Lawyer

Small Business CEO

Fort Benning is well known as being the home to the 75Th Ranger Battalion, Ranger School, Airborne, and Infantry School. Many people forget that hired lawyers and other professionals often have very interesting pasts. This is definitely true in the case of Anthony Van Johnson.

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Uber Unveils Flying Taxi Prototype

Small Business Labs

Once airborne the eVTOL switches over to fixed-wing operation with its wings providing lift and a propeller in the tail providing thrust. Uber unveiled a flying taxi eVTOL (electric vertical take-off and landing) prototype at its recent  Elevate conference. The prototype (below) is a cross between a really big drone and a small airplane. Four drone/helicopter style rotors driven by electric motors provide vertical lift, bringing the vehicle to its cruising altitude.

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Do Indoor Plants Really Provide Return On Investment?

Eco-Office Gals

Plants help to create a welcoming atmosphere, they can clear airborne nasties from the air, and of course, they are nice to look at. Research has shown that plant-filled rooms contain 50-60% fewer airborne moulds and bacteria than rooms without plants – leading to lower levels of sickness among workers. There are numerous reasons to invest in indoor plants for the office environment.

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The 17 Best Gifts for People Who Work from Home [2021]


Levoit’s Core 300S Smart True HEPA Air Purifier ($149.99) encapsulates 99.97% of airborne particles 0.3 Now that working from home —whether full time or just a few days a week—is becoming the rule and not the exception, it’s likely you or your loved ones could use a home office makeover.

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Bringing the Outside In

Small Business CEO

The sight and smell of greenery (and any other colours you care to throw into the mix) elevates the feeling in a building and, according to NASA, living plants help to filter out airborne pollution. Some companies just love festooning their hallways, reception areas and meeting rooms with flowers and other plants.

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How to Have a Positive Attitude at Work (While Still Being Yourself)

Eat Your Career

It’s as contagious as an airborne virus. My former co-worker (let’s call her “Ruth”) always saw the negative in everything. When an idea was presented, she was the first one to say, “That won’t work.” Fair enough. But she never offered alternatives. She never looked for solutions. She never, ever gave anything or anyone the benefit of the doubt. Ruth was an absolute nightmare to work with. I understand that some people are just naturally more positive than others.

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Greening Your Roof to Life

Eco-Office Gals

improve air quality, as plants filter out airborne pollutants and take in CO2. For any environmentally conscious homeowner, there are a multitude of things you can do to your property to make it more ecologically sound. For example, insulation and high-albedo siding can both reduce fuel costs and help fight climate change , and installing smart meters to monitor your energy and water usage can help you cut down on consumption.

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10 Tips to be a Better Executive Assistant - Part 3

Musings of a High-Level Executive Assistant

Just in case have extra cough drops, Band-Aids, Airborne, Tylenol, Advil, stamps, safety pins, nail clippers, lighters, straws, cash/change, or tweezers. Here are 10 random tips I’ve culled over the years on how to be a better assistant. This is part 3. As soon as you get an email or piece of paper, deal with it. I hate my inbox filled up with unread messages or paper. Every time I get a new mail, I deal with it immediately.

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The Hypocrisy of Kleenex Hand Towels

The Marq

I can accept the argument that any damp towel could attract airborne bacteria. TheMarq A Human Perspective on Business and Life The Hypocrisy of Kleenex Hand Towels weekly Rant It’s been a while since I wrote a rant piece. I prefer not to complain about something. Rather, I like finding a problem and figuring out how to solve it. As an added bonus, if I see I can benefit from it, I may even pursue it as a business product or service.

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Minimum Survival Kit

Brilliantly Better

And after that year, I was reassigned to an Airborne unit at Ft. Dragos Roua – Brilliantly Better The Personal Development Blog Home About me Top posts Archives Downloads Audio Recommended Products Contact Minimum Survival Kit by dragos on June 28, 2010 · 25 comments in Personal Development Tweet I was a soldier in the Romanian army.

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