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VConnect Buying Guide: Vacuum Cleaners

It’s almost unbelievable how far the world has come with automating previously daunting housekeeping chores. Domestic chores, like cleaning, are inevitable but they are now convenient with the aid of housekeeping machines and the likes. One all-time favourite is the vacuum cleaner. They keep your back from aching and your hands from trembling from holding a cleaning brush for a long time. And you get your cleaning done in a shorter time to boot. Before you buy a vacuum cleaner, you want to be sure of certain things. Things like: what kind of vacuum cleaner will meet your cleaning need, power capacity, weight, your budget, the kind of vacuum cleaner experience you want, and more. Before we start, let’s check the types of vacuum cleaners available to you: 1. Handheld vacuum cleaners The handheld ...

How to choose the perfect mattress for yourself

More things go into your getting a good night’s sleep than are immediately apparent - the comfort of your mattress, the room temperature, your stress level, the kind of dinner you had and more. But let’s start with the basics, shall we? If you are on the hunt for a good night’s sleep, a mattress that matches your particular needs is the best place to start. Arya Nick Shamie, MD and associate professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery at Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center says the mattress you choose should support your body in a neutral position. "If the mattress is too firm, it will push on those main pressure points and take you out of alignment. If it's too soft, those pressure points won't be properly supported, so your whole body flops back." - Arya ...

Ways To Prepare Yourself For Fulfillment

Most of us have deep at the centre of our hearts, some things we would like to accomplish but only few of us dare to start the journey. Many people sit around, blame their circumstances on others and make excuses for their shortsightedness, then go to their graves with unfulfilled dreams. Underneath it all, the real reason we don’t get the promotion, succeed in the business, or raise a happy family is that we fail to prepare. We leave it to chance, hoping somehow things will turn out alright. We float on the ocean of life until we run aground and wreck ourselves. How can we prepare ourselves for success? Become An Avid Reader Good leaders are good readers says Jim Rohn. Abraham Lincoln also advised that more efforts should be put into preparation than into actualisation of set goals. We all should take ...

Getting The Best Out Of Life

Just as learning from past failure is good, recalling past success is quite important as well. It doesn’t matter who you are, you have succeeded in something at some time in your past. Don’t gloss over these moments,use them to remind yourself that you can in fact achieve your goals. First, You have to let go of the past: Before you can create a better future, you must let go of the pains in your past. Failing once doesn’t mean you will fail forever. Learn from your history, but don’t let it stand as an obstacle between you and your dreams. Realise the possibilities: It’s possible. The dreams you hold in your heart, but push to the back of your mind are within reach. Accept the fact that you can create a better life. This will serve as the springboard of belief ...

GUIDE TO CREATING A COMFY HOME OFFICE

Pondering on creating a home office, where you directly work from the comfort of your own home? Well, it may sound like a dream, but if you have all the right elements for your home office,then effective and good productivity is guaranteed. Either you want your home office a designated space for running a business or simply as a nook for paying bills and organizing your schedule, you deserve more than a metal desk and extra chair stuffed into a spare corner. Here are some realistic points for creating your dream and practical work space. Get a Perfect Location You’ll likely spend many hours in your home office, so don’t stiff yourself on space. Consider traffic flow and your ability to withstand distractions. If clients will be stopping by, a private space with ample seating is a must. Don’t sacrifice form for function Your desk, shelves, and ...

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Her

The season of love is here again! VConnectors are you ready to show, share and receive love in return? One of the things that gets me going is showing love and care to people who truly need and deserve it. While not letting go of the standard chocolate and flowers you can also complement it by impressing the woman or man in your life with one of these distinctive picks. Well, since it’s the season of love, Vconnect is set to dish out tips on how to make this year’s VALENTINE a memorable one. 1. Express Your Love With a Rose Yea, if you don’t know, no gift says “I love you” on Valentine’s Day like a bouquet of roses. Express your words with a rose. While lavender (or purple) are seen more on first dates and secret “love at ...