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Watchmaking History in The Val De Travers

The beginnings of the longstanding watchmaking adventure in the Canton of Neuchatel date back to as early as 1650, thanks to the incomparable know-how of Daniel Jean-Richard, who is credited with initiating watch production in the region. The mastery of watchmaking is closely linked to the dexterity developed by local […]

Leadership

In Business, the Purpose of Knowledge Is Action

When considering how knowledge affects personal decision making and reasoning, we need to understand what knowledge is and how it relates to information. We distinguish between knowledge and information by recognizing that they are fundamentally different. Information consists of data organized to characterize a particular situation, condition, context, challenge, or opportunity. Knowledge consists of […]

Technology

How Magnets Improve Our World

Since mankind first discovered the ‘lodestone’, we have utilised the power of magnetism to our benefit. This magnetised rock of iron oxide can be used within a compass where it is affected by the earth’s magnetic field which causes it to point north. According to the website HowMagnetsWork.com, the most […]

Society & Culture

The Importance of Jewellry in the Indian Culture

The discovery of several handcrafted decorations in distinct substances at excavation sites indicates that jewelry has consistently been an important part of custom and convention. Before the discovery of precious metals, it’s considered decorations were made with natural materials like clay, stones, wood, bones, feathers and many more. From Indian […]

Travel and living

Thinking of Moving to Manchester?

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0V_afEQ1Ywg] If you're thinking about purchasing or renting a house or apartment in Manchester then you'll probably be spending your time browsing articles and guides all over the internet to help you to imagine your life in Manchester and to see what others think of the city. People in […]

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Real New Jersey Housewife Faces Real Indictment

The Allegations One of the major news headlines in the entertainment world is the fraud indictment of Teresa and Joe Giudice. The 33-page indictment brought against these stars of the reality TV show "Real Housewives" alleges that the couple knowingly lied on their loan applications: exaggerating their income and assets […]

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Jewellery Buyers Guide to Diamond Earrings

Since their discovery in early times, diamonds have been one of the most alluring and sought-after gemstones in every culture - one only has to set eyes on their outstanding shine and sparkle to understand why. The following guide will explore some interesting facts about these stunning precious gems, as […]

Travel and living

Manchester’s Top Christmas Attractions

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pCFJZ667yo] Manchester is one of the most interesting and diverse cities in the UK, offering everything from world renowned sporting clubs to museums, theatres, and architectural marvels such as the Manchester Cathedral. It's around Christmastime however, that the city really comes alive, with a plethora of great events on […]

Travel and living

San Francisco's Unique Sweets

We can bet these San Francisco sweet spots will tantalize your taste buds with their unique confectionary creations! Sugar and Spice Treat your sweet tooth to a Southwestern-style thrill at Chili Pies (& Ice Cream), a charismatic sit-down bakery in the NoPa (north of the panhandle) neighborhood at 601 Baker […]