FIRST-IN UNITS REPORT HEAVY FIRE CONDITIONS. POOR WATER SUPPLY AND FAST FIRE.
SINGLE HOME. INHABITANTS TRAPPED, POSSIBLE CHILDREN. ALL UNITS RESPOND!
You don’t feel like a hero. It’s what you do. Going into Hell is part of the job.
You’ve been fighting fires for a couple of years now, but nothing like this.
This fire was the kind the older firemen sometimes talk about, the low-keyed fire-scarred veterans, sitting around the station. You always wondered at the reluctant quiet...
Mar 3rd, 2014
Every generation takes control of its own time, of its own place in history. It’s our turn now. Welcome to the future. It belongs to us. We own it.
Welcome to GRAD2B. Here, together, we will explore every aspect of educational potential. We will delve into all the treasures of higher education, it’s institutions, career choices, incomes, lifestyles. With opinions and interviews,...
Feb 17th, 2014
Have you always loved animals? Do you seem to connect with them somehow, to bond with them in a special way?
Maybe you’ve dreamed of working in a zoo? Running a Water World? Managing a humane shelter for abandoned dogs and cats? Opening a rescue center for animal victims of disasters such as tornadoes, oil spills, hurricanes, earthquakes? Or work in a government authority, protecting endangered...
Feb 10th, 2014
Batman, Superman, Ironman, Spiderman, Luke Skywalker, Hellboy, X-Men, Watchmen… who was their creator? Who created them, where were they born?
They sprang from the depths of the minds of artists, from the passion of animators. Artists birthed all the Superheroes. The Gods of all Superheroes are artists. Many superheroes are the alter-ego of their God, their creator, their artist. Many...
Feb 3rd, 2014
You wonder how they got to be then world leaders that they are? The financial giants whose faces we see on magazine covers, on web news? How did they start? How did they get a foot on that corporate ladder to the rarified air of global wealth?
Business is a profit-driven force that drives human affairs. Corporate executives are commanders of their company of officers and workers. They make the...
Jan 27th, 2014
Only you can change your life. Just as, only people can change the world around them. Governments make and enforce laws, but it is we, the people, who are the law, the life, the way of a society. What we do, how we live, is change itself.
Our level of education is the leverage, small or large, by which we make those changes. Our will is why is gets done.
Our personal world can be small, or large....
Jan 20th, 2014
You play the guitar, the piano, the violin. You play an instrument in the band. And when you play, you feel it. You always did. It’s like magic running through your body, out through the instrument, to fill the air, and grab the people listening.
Music connects the passion of the artist to the emotions of audience like no other art. If you grew up playing an instrument, you’ve felt...
Jan 13th, 2014
Worried about the future? You should be. We all should be.
Worried about the security of the profession you are choosing, or may choose?
Today, let’s just talk about how a degree affects your future employability. Let’s look at trends projected for the coming years.
For 12 of the 20 fastest growing occupations, an associate degree or higher is the most significant level of postsecondary...
Jan 6th, 2014
No-limit high-stakes poker. The Powerball Lottery. Computer Programming. What do these all have in common? Near cosmic possibilities for astronomical payoffs.
Welcome to the wild card of job potential— software writing, programming, the creation of systems and solutions. Where other careers promise steady earnings, computer programming can hold a kind of magic key to global-level success....