Living in The Gambia

SUMMARY I enjoy traveling around West Africa, especially around culturally rich regions blending nature with modern infrastructural developments. Both my air and road travels around this ECOWAS subregion in the last 15 years has been both instructive and enriching for Leer más …

The History of the Grumman Corporation: The Early Years

Origins and Biplanes: Synonymous with Long Island, the Grumman Corporation was one of the world’s premier military aircraft manufacturers. It traces its origins, however, to a man named Grover Loening, an aeronautical engineer who had professional ties with Orville Wright Leer más …

On Being a Fan – Why I Love West Bromwich Albion

I don’t really remember when I first became aware of football as a kid. It was just always there. Every scrap of wasteland was a pitch, every battered can a ball. WBA, Wolves and Villa graffiti was daubed on every Leer más …

Middlesbrough is Back at the Top Table of English Football

The Pride of the North East Pride of the North East is a richly deserved title given Middlesbrough Football Club's recent results, sharing the spoils away to title contenders Arsenal and Manchester City. Few people outside the north east expected Leer más …

FC Barcelona Successful Season Review 2010-2011

FC Barcelona started their 2010-11 season with the threat of the special one, Jose Mourinho as he eliminated Barcelona last year from Champions League Semi Final by his unprecedented tactics. But Barca have proved their superlative class once again by Leer más …

A Trip to Barcelona, a Sports Lovers Paradise

Barcelona is one of the most popular short stay destinations in Europe and depending on the figures you see, perhaps the most popular ahead of Rome, Paris and Amsterdam. One of the reasons for the city’s popularity is obvious – Leer más …

Attacking Play in Football

When attacking in football it is important to not have too many players up field leaving your goal open to the opposition. When attacking its best to have at most 5 players attacking leaving 5 players back to defend your Leer más …

Glasgow Rangers Football Club

The 1919/20 season heralded the dawn of a new era for Rangers as manager William Wilton and number two William Struth initiated a Glasgow Rangers dominance that was to last until the outbreak of the Second World War in 1939. Leer más …

Are You More Like Tarzan Or Jane?

The topic of leadership and leadership styles has been analyzed and re-analyzed over these past 50 years by some of the greatest minds in academia and business. Each gifted «analyst» has found it necessary to employ varying degrees of management Leer más …

Facts About Ellis Island

Ellis Island is famous as that little island off of New York City where immigrants to the United States were processed. It has a very interesting and rather unique history. Prior to the Revolutionary War, the island had many different Leer más …