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[27 Apr 2010 | No Comment | 4,084 views]

This article will list the pros and cons of using head hunters to help you find you first job. You’ve just graduated college and now it is time to look for a job. Thankfully with the help of technology it is much easier today to conduct a job search than it was just 20 years ago. As great as the internet is to help with you job search, you can’t rely just on avenue, but should be looking to take advantage of many different options. This includes internet job boards, newpaper classifieds, networking and head hunters. When is comes to using a head hunter to help you find your very first job in your field of study there are many different opinions on the subject. This article will list the common pros and […]

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[20 Feb 2010 | 2 Comments | 2,420 views]

Machining is a craft where craftsmen use precision power tools and tools for cutting to take a solid block of material and turn it into something with a very precise, repeatable geometry. One common example of machining is turning a chunk of steel into an engine block. Another common example is using a lathe to take a piece of wood and turn it to make an intricately curved table leg. Machining is used on metal, woods, and various types of plastic. The places where this highly skilled craft is done are machine shops. Machines: Machining in the 21st century is computer controlled in large part. This is done for objects that must adhere to extremely rigid geometric specifications (like engine blocks). But traditional machining still takes place. The main processes taking place in […]