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Choosing a Perfect Business to Start With

How to Choose a Business Many will be disappointed but I must agree with a text message sent to me recently that passion is not enough: “Mr Anlacan hi cn u tell how do we choose a biz cos i know liking sumthn is nt enough 4 a bizns thnx rosalie buenaventura 24 pasig” Doing

Recycling Used Lead Acid Batteries

Batteries are used whenever electrical energy is needed but there is no direct connection to the public electricity grid. A battery can convert chemical energy directly to electrical energy. Depending on the battery system, this converting process is irreversible or reversible. When the process is irreversible, the battery is called a primary battery. The reversible

The Vital Role of Business Model

In starting a business, the right practice is to come up with a business model before writing your business plan. A business model focuses only on the basic ideas and process of how you will be earning your profit. You must first have a business model, at least, in your mind, before you can write

Wind, the Clean Alternative and Renewable Energy

Wind is simply air in motion. It is caused by the sun’s uneven heating of the Earths surface: This happens when the Earth s surface which is made of different types of land and water, absorbs the sun s heat at different rates. The presence of clouds can also locally reduce the effectiveness of the

A Simple Solar Dryer

This dryer is a mud brick construction built close to the ground using low-cost materials for all its parts. It is easy to construct and use. It is effective and can meet the needs of the rural economy. This technology is basic but useful so even the most marginalized and vulnerable groups can use it,

A Primer on Setting-Up a Cooperative in the Philippines, Part 2

As a reminder an audit committee must be provided for in the bylaws of the cooperative. What Constitutes A Quorum? Unless the by laws define it otherwise, a quorum consist of 25% of all the regular members entitled to vote. For the board of directors a simple majority of its member makes a quorum. What