Monthly Archives: September 2011

Top Ten Ways to Save Money on Fuel

Fuel prices just seem to be going up and up hey. Well here are some tips to help you reduce the amount of fuel you use and cut down that petrol bill! 1. – Don’t break the speed limit. Air Max 2014
While you might not particularly want to go slower driving at a faster speed means you will go through more fuel. 2. San Antonio Spurs Jerseys – Get rid of any surplus weight from the car. Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Jerseys Additional weight will cause you to use more fuel. 3. – Simply by keeping away from the car ahead will cause you to reduce braking and stopping based on their driving which will in turn save you fuel. 4. – Remove roof racks and “top box” when they’re not needed because as we said earlier more weight means more fuel used. Air Jordan 5 Uomo 5. Jay Bromley – If you are going to be stationary for more then 3 minutes switch off the engine while you wait. 6. Kopen Nike Air Max 2017 Goedkoop – Check the tyre pressures weekly. This helps reduce the friction of your car to the road which means more fuel savings. 7. – Accelerate in a business-like manner when pulling away, changing up a gear at 3,000 rpm (2,500 rpm for diesels) 8. – “Block change” into the highest possible gear when the car reaches the maximum safe or legal speed for the road and conditions. 9. Nike Air Max 2016 Dames grijs – Heating & Air conditioning are particularly fuel hungry. Keep your windows clear and dry by cleaning the inside as well as the outside and by making sure that no wet clothes or footwear are left in the car overnight. Julian Edelman Jersey This is especially important in periods of wet weather. 10.Reverse into your drive or your parking place at work. nike air jordan 4 mujer A cold engine uses much more fuel than when it’s hot, so minimise cold running. Texas A&M Aggies Combine a number of tasks into one trip, clear frost from windows and open driveway gates before you start the engine and reverse into parking bays or driveways so that you can drive straight out and warm the engine up as fast as possible.

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Sell Your Unwanted Goods on

Remember the saying someone’s junk is someone else’s treasure? Well someone out there might just be waiting to snap up your unwanted everyday household items! There are so many misconceptions out there about the value of general goods. NIKE FREE RN

Many people think that old kettles, sporting equipment and DVDs are worthless – but it couldn’t be further from the truth. By selling these items on you can free up space at home and make some extra cash. is about local face-to-face trading so it is very simple to off-load your unwanted possessions to someone in your neighbourhood. Here are six tips to selling your unwanted good on 1. nike italy milano Check – first check to see how much other sellers have listed their items for on, by selling for a lesser amount could help secure a fast sale. Air Jordan 14 Homme

2. How old is the item – with basic everyday household items generally the newer the item is the more you will be able to get for it. Some questions to ask when determining the price are: Is this a trusted brand? Is it the newest model? How much was this brand new? 3. Womens Air Jordan 6 Include the instructions manual – this is especially for technology items or gadgets and kitchen appliances. It can help raise the perceived value of the item. Nike Air Max 90 Donna

4. FLYKNIT LUNAR3 Present the product well – to get the most from your item give the item a good clean or polish and present it well in your photos, this will help catch the eye of potential buyers. 5. Under Armour Scorpione Sell lower-value items together – items like a toaster, kettles and sandwich makers work well together and help appeal to those looking to update their kitchen. Fjällräven Kånken 6. Don’t feel guilty about letting go of items you have a personal attachment to – it’s amazing how good you feel when you get extra cash for that ‘unwanted present’. Womens Air Jordan 6 If in doubt think of a price that feels right and add 10 per cent.

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Tips to Help Write an Awesome Resume

Weather you are changing jobs or looking to start your career you will you most probably be entering into a field full of cut throat competition. Washington State Cougars Jerseys Hiring managers have stacks of resumes, portfolios and idea pitches on their desk. So how do you make yours stand out from the crowd? Following are a few tips on how you can do just that: Presentation The physical presentation of your resume is the first thing you need to perfect. Houston Rockets If your resume has uneven margins, crinkled paper or too much clutter, a recruiter is that much more likely to toss it aside. wow gold A sloppy resume says you are a sloppy person. Nike Air Max 2016 Dames wit Organize based on experience If you have relevant job experience, such as internships or entry level positions, put that prominently at the top. Otherwise highlight your education, degree(s) and skills learned. Use relevant information Part of being concise is deciding what should stay and what should go. Focus on the information that will help you get the job. White space Clutter is a resume killer. HR professionals have stacks of resumes to choose from, make yours clear, concise and easy to read. Air Foamposite One Spelling & Grammar Always use active verbs, a spell checker and consistency of style. Get your resume proofread before you submit. Nike Air Max 2016 Nero Uomo

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