Why Most People Are Unable to Learn the Guitar – 5 Don’ts While Learning the Guitar

You are on a weekend getaway with your friends and it’s time for some music. One of your friends has brought his acoustic guitar along and he starts to play it. Almost instantly, the evening comes alive, the atmosphere is magical. His fingers move faster on the fret board than yours move on the computer …

Branch Accounting – Understanding the Basics

Branching Out When an enterprise, whether for profit or non-profit, grows or strategizes expansion, it usually opens additional locations. Banks, coffee shops, supermarkets, department stores, restaurants, beauty salons, airlines, and even government offices may operate in more than one location, domestic or foreign, to cater to the needs of their customers or clientele. Such additional …

Why Parents Don’t Like Rap and Hip Hop Music While Kids, Teens and Young Adults Do

Rap and Hip Hop Music is one of the leading trends in music today. Yet, so many parents disapprove of rap/hip hop music, while kids, teens and young adults have an undying love for it. Why? Most parents want the best for their children, and so, they go about their days attempting to acquire better …

Evolution of Business in the United States

 I. Introduction The history of modern American economy traces its roots in the 16th century when migrants from Europe came to settle in the country. At that time, the nation was inhabited by Native Americans — indigenous peoples who were recognized according to tribes. Prior to the arrival of European settlers, tribes traded among themselves. …

Famous Poems That Have Been Turned Into Songs By Popular Artists

Even though I taught English at the high school, the subject of literature would seldom come up when I met with my main friends there. Being football coaches, most of our discussions concerned that particular sport or others that are popular in our culture. One of the two physical education teachers on our coaching staff …

Sufi Music: The Call of Qawwali for Prayer and Ecstasy

“Today, like every other day, we wake up empty and frightened,” wrote the great Sufi mystic Jalaluddin Rumi, “Don’t open the door to the study and begin reading. Instead, take down a musical instrument. Let the beauty we love be what we do.” The Sufis believe in celebrating by singing and dancing. Thus music takes …

CHP Physical Ability Test (PAT) – Tips to Succeed

As a California Highway Patrol (CHP) cadet applicant, you must perform and pass the CHP Physical Ability Test (PAT) which is a straightforward physical strength and agility test. Preparation for this test is best done by pursuing a regular physical fitness training program that improves your cardio-respiratory endurance, core muscle strength, and overall flexibility. The …