Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Making Math Make Sense

Fact: The majority of students struggling in math are struggling because they do not understand the worth of the subject.

This is often seen as an unfamiliarity with the subject, or simply not understanding the problems. While this is not the reason for every pupil's slipping mathematics grades, there are enough pupils out there seeing this problem for math tutors to begin targeting a student's will to learn, and teach them how mathematics are going to help give them a better life.

Mathnasium offers learning centers all around the country, and can help your student find a love for math that they never before knew that they had.

Visit them at mathnasium.com or find a local location.

2275 Westwood Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90064
(310) 475-2222

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Economic Effects on Salons

Depending on who you ask hair, nail, and beauty salons are either affected negatively by a recession -- like one which is occurring right now -- or can be helped by a shifting economy. Believers on both sides fervently support their own points of view.

On the one hand, you have those that believe a falling economy or recession will have an extremely devastating effect on salon industries. As customers lose jobs, or struggle to put food on the table, the salon will see a drop in clientele, and will eventually be forced to close -- if an escape is not found. This pessimistic view does have a valid point, and while it is assured that a salon will lose business during a recession -- due to families cutting budgets -- this does not mean that all of their business will be affected by this.

There are also powerfully positive effects that come from recession times in the salon industry. Firstly, appearance is a big factor in applying for, interviewing, and fighting for a job. In these times, salons see higher business from men looking to turn their grey hair into a younger look, so they can battle the younger generations for available positions. Women also need to look their best to apply for positions in a highly competitive space.

So while their are valid points on both sides, it is also true to say that a properly managed  salon, which continues to market itself even during rough economic times, will have a much better chance of surviving and even continuing its salon business expansion during these times. The most important thing to remember is to keep your salon looking good, that all hairdressing salon furniture is clean and in good condition, and that your services remain quality-driven.

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Math, Feeding Your Brain

Not only is a solid understanding in math and other educational subjects a necessity for providing a safe and secure financial future for our children, but practicing and sharpening math skills and problem solving abilities feeds the human brain and strengthens it. This brain training and strengthening carries with it positive mental and physical health affects, holistically benefiting you.

"If a man's wit be wandering, let him study the mathematics."  --  Francis Bacon

With math tutoring from Mathnasium in Vaughan Ontario, your children can gain an edge in their studies and in their overall health. The various math tutoring programs are designed for any age group and instills confidence and ability in all pupils. Not only are these skills valuable for the healthy early development of children, teens, and young adults, but are important in ensuring that our children are fully prepared for college level education, and can go on to achieve a good employment position later in life. Financial security and health benefits, from educational tutoring.

To learn more about Mathnasium, to find locations nearest you, or to find a full list of programs and openings, visit Mathnasium.com.