2011 MLB Picks & Predictions: AL West Preview

Oakland A’s (81-81, 2nd place AL West in 2010): General manager Billy Beane seems to find ways to push all the right buttons in the offseason, and though he didn’t really do any of those.” Wow!” moves this year, he certainly made some cautious calls. Bringing in Hideki Matsui and Josh Willingham should add some stability to a rather questionable […]

How to select a good restaurant for dinner

Good food is something everyone wants. Dining out has become a major trend these days. You rarely find families eating at home on weekends, as long waiting lists for tables at restaurants have become a common phenomenon. Going out to eat is easy, fast and fun. Whether it’s a family reunion, a business lunch or a children’s birthday party, people […]

Marketing Planning – Don’t Do SWOT

SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) is a popular framework for developing a marketing strategy. A Google search for “SWOT” and “planning” returned nearly 93,000 results (August 2004), most of which praise the use of SWOTs. Some students have said that it is the most important thing they learned at the Wharton School. Although SWOT is promoted as a useful technique […]

Tips for buying car insurance

Auto insurers write policies to assess the risk assigned to each insurance applicant. During this process, a person is grouped into a category, such as high-risk, low-risk, teen, or elderly driver. If this risk associated with the applicant is deemed too high, the application may be denied coverage altogether. After the results are calculated, the insurance company gives a price, […]

You can lose weight by changing your diet

It is possible to lose weight by changing your diet. I know you’ve heard this before, but with the right nutritional system you can lose weight. That’s right, losing weight is all about proper nutrition. Of course, you will need to do some exercise. This exercise should include going for a walk every day with your best friend. Your best […]