• Elements of cost Overruns, Delays, and Risk involved in Construction Management

    Elements of cost Overruns, Delays, and Risk involved in Construction Management

    Within any given country, the construction industry is of great significance. It makes certain that people have access to homes, roads, and other important structures that are important for the survival of humanity. As such, construction management as a whole ought to be considered an important factor within any given country, requiring a certain degree of seriousness and approach.With that perspective, one also ought to consider factors that may hinder the effective operation within construction management. Take for instance a construction site that was supposed to be completed within a given period but because of one factor or another, it... Read More

  • Effects of Food Packaging material on the Environment

    Effects of Food Packaging material on the Environment

    Food packaging plays a primary role in ensuring safety in the food supply. Advanced in food processing and packaging are drastically increasing to ensure that food safety standards are met. Packaging maintains the benefits of food processing after the process is complete, and without causing harmful effects to people who consume the food. It also allows food to move from the point of production to the point of consumption while it remains intact despite the long busy distance. In other scenarios, food processing industries use packaging as a tool of marketing operation. The packages are used to brand the firm or advertise it in some way.... Read More

  • Support employees to achieve better work balance

    Support employees to achieve better work balance

    This commonly used phrase is meant to emphasize the need for relaxation that later translates to better work output as Jack sits in a class. On the same line of thought it would be unrealistic to expect employees to provide their best in terms of work output while disregarding their home situations entirely. It is indeed true that the work place isn’t the most appropriate place to air one’s dirty laundry but feigning ignorance to whatever goes on in people’s lives will lead to a low work output as employees need to find the perfect work/life equilibrium.Everybody is going through life, it is the main aspect of being alive, and hence... Read More

  • Quality Control, Safety & Construction Sites

    Quality Control, Safety & Construction Sites

    The key aim of any construction engineer or any project manager is to deliver quality work that is in line with the budget that was stipulated. Anything and everything that occurs in a construction site before, during and slightly after the project revolves at minimizing any added costs that were not budgeted for.A lot of things, however, could go wrong in a construction site. This could range from minor defects in the construction to accidents within the construction site and even the possibility of reconstruction due to failure to meet the required standards. Construction engineers, therefore, strive to ensure that the project runs as... Read More

  • Approaches to Safety & Quality in Food Processing

    Approaches to Safety & Quality in Food Processing

    Food safety and quality are the primary aspects of food production, processing, and consumption. Decent quality and safety protocol are necessary to prevent the entire food chain from the farmers who grow it to the consumers from compromise. If food safety lapses, this can lead to the contamination of food and people would be exposed to severe health risks.Food quality has to do more with the taste color, texture and nutritional value of the food we eat, and it takes professionals to come up with a standard for the food quality. Some manufacturers use panels or people such as tea tasters to monitor food quality. Over the recent years, new... Read More

  • Sexual Harassment, Women Empowerment & Justice

    Sexual Harassment, Women Empowerment & Justice

    Offensive words on clothing, unwanted jokes, and gestures, touching, patting or grabbing, interfering with one’s movement, playing suggestive music, repeated requests for dates and unwanted flirting. These are all forms of sexual harassment that take place in the work environment. The technicalities of sexual harassment have been an issue under debate for as long as it has existed.Sexual harassment can be described as any form of sexual advances whose submission or rejection interfere with the individual’s employment, their performance or create a hostile work environment for them. Though sexual harassment affects both males and females it... Read More