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Neurolinguistic Programming 101 – Rediscover Yourself!

What is neurolinguistic programming? Well, for starters, let’s get familiar with it’s shorter and easier-to-pronounce alias: NLP.

Neuro, meaning mind, and linguistic, meaning language, combine to make NLP one of the most powerful techniques to change the way you see yourself and your world.

History of NLP

Richard Bandler, a mathematics major, and John Grinder, a linguistic professor at the University of California, Santa Cruz co-created NLP in the 1970’s.

Initially, they only intended to develop a model and explanation as to why certain individuals were so much more successful than their peers.

Their initial study subjects included three renowned psychotherapists: Virginia Satir, Fritz Perls, and Milton H. Erickson.

In the 1980’s, NLP was viewed as a highly respected advancement in the world of counseling and psychotherapy. That is, however, until research reviews within the community began to discredit the practice, claiming there was no tangible scientific evidence that proved NLP was anything more than an “unproven psychological theory or treatment.”

NLP Today

Even so, now neuro-linguistic programming has become a widespread tool for helping people reshape the way they view everything from simple verbal communications to complex social interactions, and everything in between.

There is an abundance of NLP-related books, workshops, seminars, teachers, and more around the world.

Who Uses NLP?

Since the very foundation of NLP is based on emulating success, entrepreneurs and like-minded ambitious men and women hope to unlock the secret of climbing to the top of their field.

On the other side of the spectrum, every one from students to soccer moms firmly believe that NLP can help them in their day-to-day lives and duties by improving the way they tackle tasks and to-do lists.

Whether you believe whole-heartedly in NLP, or simply think neurolinguistic programming is nothing more than the latest New Age placebo treatment, reading more about this fascinating branch of psychotherapy could prove very interesting.…

Key Pointers to Know Before You Invest in Software Development

Developing a usable enterprise software is a daunting task as it involves plenty of complexities. Issues related to security are some of the major obstacles observed by software developers while building intuitive systems. Security issues concerned with information access for both external and internal factors indicates that the enterprise software solutions can end up becoming inaccessible.

Not all enterprise systems are usable enough to cope with all the complex business operations. However, with more focus on the emerging trends including workplace dynamics and customization, we have been able to bring a lot of innovation and functionality to enterprise solutions. Keeping this in mind, here are some of the tips to consider for building usable software solutions.

Intuitiveness of the application
It is obvious that introduction of an enterprise solutions to the organization requires proper training. However, things can get simpler if it requires minimal training. Expectantly, the more intuitive your software is, the smaller is the learning curve.

Integration with existing business processes
Nowadays, organizations deploy a series of software systems and thus, using a new application that can integrate with all other existing solutions is certainly essential. A company must focus on building a business solution which, integrates with all other enterprise-level tools deployed by the company.

Customization and Extensibility
Enterprises currently need custom software solutions for creating features which will help them in meeting their business goals. Furthermore, with the introduction of new plugins and extensions, it becomes easier for developers and marketers to extend functionality and add extensibility to the application.

Privacy
In the present competitive world, privacy does not solely refer to data security and protection. Privacy includes several aspects including compliance with regulations, user privacy, data protection and privacy and much more. Keeping all these in mind, you must develop an enterprise software solution that ensures maximum security of business data.

Type of Technology Used
The industry of software development involves loads of frameworks, programming languages, databases and 3rd-party technologies. Adhering this fact, you must choose an efficient, business-specific application for your organization that is cost-effective and complies with your industry standards.

Type of Methodology Used
While considering the arena of software development, there are two types of methodologies deployed for project management; Agile and Waterfall. Although the Agile development process is ideal for both large and small companies, the Waterfall process is quite rigid and mostly mean for heavy scale industries including construction and manufacturing.

Result Evaluation and Analysis
Evaluating the business productivity and software installation and usage is important to understand its utility or effectiveness. Thus, considering the reporting measures and metrics is highly essential while building a software application.

As more and more businesses going digital, development of high-end enterprise applications has become more important. Considering the aforesaid aspects will not only help you in developing the most app business software for your company but also enable you to simplify the entire task and get maximum productivity. …

FusionHQ Software Stops You From Running With Scissors

If you are new to internet marketing then you are probably overwhelmed with all the work and complexity involved in getting things set up. So was I. I spent an amazing amount of time just trying to figure out how to perform the simplest of HTML coding tasks. It drove me crazy. I wanted to just give up.

But really, my biggest fear was and always has been a Fear Of Failure.

What if I found a software that actually took my hand and helped me up the stairs?

What if there really was a software like that out there?

FusionHQ software is like that. It takes the scissors out of your hands and stops you from running with them.

I was on a FusionHQ webinar on October 21st. We bought the FusionHQ software immediately after the seminar. I was learning it the next day and so excited that I no longer had to struggle with coding or HTML issues. I no longer had to ‘struggle’ with another single thing.

What is FusionHQ Software?

I am not a techie person so this software is my version of running without scissors. FusionHQ software allows the user to create and operate a marketing funnel system that gives you up sell and down sell strategy mapping, optin boxes, sales pages, SEO optimization, squeeze pages, thank you pages, affiliate programs, tracks your sales and lots more….

.. it does ALL of that plus, plus, plus,… without you having to go out and hire expensive programmers or even have a knowledge of coding or expensive graphic designers or even website designers or SEO experts.

Business startups are normally low on cash so getting into a business with high overhead costs really burnt a hole in our pocket fast-Not to mention leaving a bad taste in our mouths.

The right tools may not make you a millionaire, but the wrong ones can bury you. For internet marketers this can be key to your success or failure.

And if you’ve been in this business for even just a little while then you know that programmers, coders, website designers are expensive and that’s if they get your design and coding right the first time – Without working together. Usually you’ll spend two or a dozen tries with them getting it right. That’s “KACHING” in their pocket, not yours.

If you’re not sure what coding and HTML are, here is a simple HTML anchor text code:

Example: Take out the open and close paragraph marks, and put that line on one line.

First part of HTML code = (< )(a)(_)(href)(=)(")(http://)
Second Part of HTML code = (your link here)

Third part of HTML code = (“)()(text word or phrase)(< )(/a)(>)

If you get an extra space in that code or leave out a symbol you can spend hours looking for it. To stop videos from YouTube from showing the ads (example) you use this code: &rel=O this goes after the “1” after your URL.

Do you think that had …

The Subconscious Mind and Your Money Life

Just how powerful is the subconscious mind?

Emile Coue’, the father of affirmations, said that when the imagination and willpower are in conflict, the imagination always wins. After reading many stories of the amazing cures he was able to bring about using only the power of the subconscious mind, it seems he certainly knew what he was talking about.. As many have discovered and confirmed since Dr. Coue’s famous experiments, the subconscious is more powerful than willpower, and our imagination controls our lives far more than we have ever realized. A lot has been written about the subconscious mind and how it is the seat of the imagination, and that it is from the subconscious that the power of inspiration and creativity flows. With this bit of information, it should be easy enough to understand why all true change and all lasting change takes place in the subconscious mind.

A number of years ago a true story was published in Readers Digest that told about a railroad worker named Nick Sitzman. The story went into considerable detail about how Nick had frozen to death even though it hadn’t been cold outside at all. It seems he had gone into a refrigerated boxcar and accidentally shut the door behind himself, locking himself inside. In his imagination he saw himself freezing to death and imagined that it was getting colder and colder inside the car. Before he died he scratched a note on the wooden floor with a penknife he kept in his pocket, saying if someone didn’t come along soon and rescue him, these would likely be his last words. When he was found the next morning, the men who found him were perplexed, as he showed all the signs of having frozen to death, which an autopsy later confirmed. However, the railroad car had been sidetracked because the refrigeration unit was faulty, something the poor railroad man did not know. When it was checked, it was found that the refrigeration unit was indeed out of order and did not function, and the temperature inside the car had actually never gone below 55 degrees. The subconscious is powerful enough that it can kill you if that is what your inner programming is set for it to do.

So, what does this have to do with money you wonder? Very simply, your subconscious programming is what determines how much money you make; how much of it you will be able to keep; what kind of job you find yourself in; what kind of house you will live in; what kind of car you end up driving; the amount of money you save for retirement; and many other aspects of your life, as well. Your subconscious money beliefs are in control far beyond what you may have ever thought possible previously, and as long as those beliefs are in control and operating unhindered under the surface, you will continue to experience the same level of financial success, or the lack of it, as …

Common Errors in Metatrader 4

Metatrader has a built-in error identification mechanism within its terminal. Like most software, errors detected are expressed in numerical codes. The errors can usually be found under the experts or journal tab of your Metatrader terminal window. If you are using custom software for trading, such as an expert advisor or script, you may also ask your programmer to display the errors on the screen. This articles lists the most common errors experienced by traders while using the trading terminal.

Error 3 "Invalid Trade Parameters"

It means that one or more of the trade parameters of your most recent order was unacceptable to the broker. If the order was sent by a human trader, check the lot size, stoploss, and takeprofit values ​​and see if they meet the requirements of your broker. If it's an expert advisor, you should also check on the comment variable, as giving a null value or double quotation marks ("") to the variable are sometimes rejected by the server.

If the last order sent was for a pending order, check if your broker allows pending order expiration. Some brokers disable this feature, and would only accept a zero value for the variable.

Error 6 "No connection with trade server"

It simply means that the terminal is unable to connect to the server. This could be a server fault, but it's often a local internet connection problem.

If your internet connection is fine, check the internet connection status at the lower right-hand portion of your Metatrader terminal. If the status says either "No connection" or 0/0, then your terminal experiencing a problem in using your internet. Restart Metatrader immediately. This does not happen often, but could be an alarming issue if left unnoticed.

Error 8 "Too Frequent Requests"

This error can also be encountered by human traders, but expert advisers are more likely to experience it. Each broker has a limit on the number of requests it can take for any given account. This error appears when an account has reached that limit. This is often a sign of bad expert advisor programming or bad EA logic. Reconsider the rules on the EA.

Error 65 "Invalid Account"

This error often happens in demo accounts. Most demo accounts have a date of expiration, and when they reached it, such accounts are considered "invalid." No one, not even an expert advisor, can trade using an invalid account. Just create a new demo account.

If it's a real account, then you have a real problem. Contact your broker immediately.

Error 129 "Invalid Price"

For expert advisors, if encountered a lot and consistently, it's a sign of bad programming. For human traders, it's a sign that the market currently being traded is highly volatile. It could have been purely caused by market factors, such as trading news.

Error 130 "Invalid Stops"

Invalid stops means that the stoploss, or takeprofit, or both, are unacceptable to the broker. Brokers often set limits to stops to limit their risk. Make sure that your …

DirecTV and Dish Network Receivers Compared

One thing that you will find when you comparison shop the two leading satellite TV programming service providers is that they both are offering free complete satellite TV systems as part of their introductory offers when you sign an extended programming service agreement. While on the surface it sounds like a unbelievable give-away, it really is not the deal of a lifetime, because you do have to sign on to an extended programming service agreement and you can rest assured that the cost of the satellite TV system is factored into the total cost of that agreement or they would not be offering it.

Dish Network has three receivers that they offer and they include a standard receiver, a DVR receiver and a high definition receiver. The standard receiver that they will offer you comes with a few basic features that include parental controls for regulating the programming that your children can access, on screen program guide and a channel storage feature for storing favorite channels.

Their standard DVR receiver that they have to offer has some other features to offer you including of course the DVR that has a one-hundred hour memory capacity. Another great feature of their DVR receiver is the ability to pause a program at anytime and then restart it right where it was paused.

They also have a standard high definition receiver in stock to offer you that comes with limited auxiliary functions. It does however feature Dolby Digital Audio and auxiliary component output jacks for running the audio feature through your stereo speaker system if you choose to.

If you want a free HD DVR it does not come free, because you will have to pay $ 200 for it. However; it does come loaded with features and has a memory capacity for 200 hours of programming in both standard and high definition format.

DirecTV also has three separate free receivers for you to choose from and all of DirecTVs satellite components are made by Hughes Electronics Corp. Their standard base level receiver is called the Director and it features what is called "DirecTV Active" and this unique feature allows the user to set up personalized updates that will show daily lottery results, weather and also a menu of preferred programming.

Their next choice in receivers is their Hughes Executive and it comes with several features including DVR, parental control, custom menu and programming search function. With the programming search function a user can locate a program by entering it in by name or even an actors name that is in the program.

DirecTVs next choice in receivers is their HD receiver that comes with output jacks to route the Dolby digital surround sound system through your stereo speaker for a theater quality sound. DirecTVs HD DVR receiver has all of the same functions as Dish Networks HD DVR receiver and even comes with the same price tag of $ 200 but DirecTV does offer a $ 100 mail in rebate offer. …

Constructionism, Logo, and Seymour Papert

Seymour Papert – Logo

In the mid 1960s Seymour Papert, a mathematician who had been working with Piaget in Geneva, came to the United States where he co-founded the MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory with Marvin Minsky. Papert worked with the team from Bolt, Beranek and Newman, led by Wallace Feurzeig that created the first version of Logo in 1967.

The Logo Foundation

'Logo is the name for a philosophy of education and a continuously evolving family of programming languages ​​that aid in its realization.' Harold Abelson – Apple Logo, 1982. This philosophy is based on Constructivism (a learning theory). The Logo Programming Language, a dialect of Lisp, was designed as a tool for learning. Its features – modularity, extensibility, interactivity, and flexibility follow from this goal. It is used to develop simulations, and to create multimedia presentations. Logo is designed to have a "low threshold and no ceiling": It is accessible to novices, including young children, and also supports complex explorations and sophisticated projects by experienced users. The most popular Logo environments have involved the Turtle, originally a robotic creature that sat on the floor and could be directed to move around by typing commands at the computer. Soon the Turtle migrated to the computer graphics screen where it is used to draw shapes, designs, and pictures.

Further Information

Alan Kay and Seymour Papert envisioned in the 1960's the computer's role as a tool for the mind an 'idea processor'. They have worked at bringing computers into this role for adults and children through Croquet, and some of Croquet's predecessors like the Logo language and environment by Papert, and Squeak, the open source Smalltalk language and environment, by Kay. Squeak and Croquet have developed from the early work in Smalltalk and provided a tool for end user programming, collaboration, visualization, and simulation.

Constructionism

The work of Seymour Papert demonstrates the approach of constructionism (Papert and Harel, 1991) (Resnick, 1996). The Constructionism idea is based on the constructivist theories of Piaget. To this theory constructionism "adds the idea that people construct new knowledge with particular effectiveness when they are engaged in constructing personally-meaningful products" (Resnick, 1996). Resnick goes on to say "This vision puts construction (not information) at the center of the analysis. It views computer networks not as a channel for information distribution, but primarily as a new medium for construction, providing new ways for students to learn through construction activities by embedding the activities within a community. " Resnick explains the theory known as Distributed Constructionism. This involves a community gaining an understanding of a problem by interacting with a knowledge building community, the problem to be modeled, and tools to model the problem, and build a solution. An example that Resnick cites is the work of Kimberly (1995) where participants became part of the simulation that they constructed in order to understand economic models. The idea of ​​constructionism is related to end user programming, and ontology modeling, and building. Resnick explains his use of interactive web based knowledge …

Top 5 PHP Frame Work List to Speed Up Your Programming Efficiency

PHP is a widely used and open source scripting language which designed for web development to build dynamic web pages. PHP Applications are normally hosted or found on Linux Servers. Its functionality same as Windows platform by Active Server Pages Technology.

PHP Frameworks are great way to increase programming efficiency. There are so many php frame works are available in the market. You can use it as per your project requirements. Let choose PHP Frameworks to your php programmers as per their requirement. Let’s start with more elaboration on Top 5 Php frame works.

Zend Framework – This frame work is an open source and object-oriented web application framework that you can implement with PHP 5. Zend Framework offers individual components for many other common requirements in web application development. It also seeks to promote web development best practices in the PHP.

Smarty Framework – Smarty is also known as Template Engine. It focuses on quick and easy development and deployment of web application. It has Pure PHP Template Option and most power full feature Template Inheritance. It also works with Tons of Template Syntax Enhancements and PHP Streams Support (per template/variable/include).

CakePHP – CakePHP is rapid development & open source web application framework for PHP to produce an extensible architecture for developing, maintaining and deploying applications. It usages most common design patterns like MVC and ORM. It also reduces development costs and coding efforts. CakePHP is easy to use and simple framework. It is the most secured frame work security, authenticated, and session handler.

Symfony – Symfony is a full-stack framework. This frame work provides architecture, components and tools for developers to build complex web applications faster. It is packed with supplementary tools helps you to test, debug and document your project. It is compliant with most of the web “best practices” and with web “design patterns”. It has also included most common web features.

Pardo – Pardo is a component-based and event-driven framework for rapid Web programming. Component of Pardo is a combination of a specification file (in XML), an HTML template and a PHP class. It has some other features like ease of use, robustness and team integration.

This is glimpse of all famous PHP Frame Works and its features. You can customize it on your way as per project requirement. Main uses of frameworks are rapid application development, get rid of to much coding and many more. Hope this article will help you to choose Best PHP Frame Work as per your project requirement.…

A Few Things to Consider When Comparing Satellite Service Providers

Selecting a satellite TV programming service provider is not anywhere near as easy as it used to be only a few years back and this is due to a number of reasons. One of the largest reasons is that satellite TV programming service providers in general are now offering far more then they ever did in the past. This not only includes their actual programming but it even goes as far as their promotional give-aways as well.

It was only a decade ago that a new satellite TV subscriber had to purchase their own satellite system to begin receiving satellite service but now with all of the providers offering free satellite TV systems and installation it is something else to consider and compare when shopping around for a service provider. With regards to service there really is not a whole lot to consider when comparing the top satellite service providers, because they all have consistently received high marks from JD Power and associates for their records in overall customer satisfaction.

If all that you are in the market for is an entry level basic programming package, you need not look too far because all of the leading satellite programming service providers have excellent entry level packages and they are very comparable both in pricing and the number of channels that they come with. However; because the leading satellite service providers have very flexible policies regarding upgrades in both packages and receivers you may want to look further to make sure you will be content should you decide to upgrade from your entry level package.

Its items such as high definition program where the two leading providers DirecTV and Dish Network beginning to demonstrate their differences. When comparing the two in this new format of programming, its hard to break it down to just hard numbers. This is due to the fact while Dish Network leads DirecTV in total numbers of high definition programming channels 31 to 12 its how they are marked that can make a difference.

Dish Network is going to require you to subscribe to their own repertoire of high definition programming no matter what channels you want but DirecTV, on the other hand, while having far fewer channels to offer will allow you to select out as few as one channel when adding high definition to your programming package.

The real difference in their programming packages is the channel number increments that they are composed of with the exception of their largest programming packages which both contain around 250 channels. While Dish Networks "Americas Top" series comes in three sizes ranging from 100, 200 and 250 channel packages, DirecTVs "Total Choice" series range in sizes from 140, 185 and 250 channel programming packages.

Both DirecTV and Dish Network have a broad range of programming channels for you to select from if you wish to build on your programming package, including adult programming and even ultra-premium sports programming channels that are offered by DirecTV. These are two channels …

Dish Network’s Baby Steps

There is a new channel in town, and it is just for babies. It is great news that Dish Network now carries the first and only programming designed just for the very young ones in the family. BabyFirstTV is one of the latest additions to the already exceptional family programming of Dish Network. This innovative channel is backed and approved by developmental experts and has an enormous amount of imaginative, commercial-free shows designed for children from the age of 6 months to three years. EchoStar, based in Englewood, Colo. is proud to include this latest addition to the Dishnetwork family. You can find this child-oriented network on channel 126. It is available as an a la carte choice for less than ten dollars a month, and free previews are running in the Preview showroom, which is channel 288.

BabyFirstTV is a twenty-four hour channel, devoid of commercials, and is created expressly for babies, young children, toddlers and their parents. Learning is the name of the game, and this channel supports early learning, play, and interaction with both Mom and Dad. The low cost of BabyFirstTV is less than the cost of a DVD designed for babies and a single month would have over 700 hours of programming for the baby and parent! BabyFirstTV has over 40 original programs for young children. Some of the programs are: Rainbow Horse, I Can Sign, and Sandman. Parents will also be familiar with some of the brands that will be featured on this new channel. For example, Baby Songs, First Impressions, Brainy Baby, So Smart, and others. The color-coded programs will indicate to parents the educational content of each show. Blue will be for numbers education and green will indicate educational content involving the senses. There are subtitles included, where appropriate to help parents know to better utilize the original programs. Also, the programming is smarter than it first may appear. It is uniquely calculated to provide layers of instruction, so that older or more accelerated children can concentrate on different things within the same programming.

This instructive, deeply rich content will provide children with hours of learning that have never been seen before. The positive programs will foster faster education and stimulate fresh methods of learning for young children. One of the programs features two squirrels that play a game called hot and cold, and involves trying to find the acorns that they have hidden. Another program is called The Numbers Farm and will help children learn to count. It also promotes friendship and learning about animals. Learning to count to five has never been this much fun before. Catch this channel and much more Family programming on Dish Network.…