The first order of business when planning a tournament is choosing when and where to host it. Be sure to pick a date that doesn’t conflict with other events in your venue or other basketball games in the area. Many organizations have online calendars of events to help you plan.
Just for the job. [Now] I have the positive reinforcement and motivation of having a daughter and stuff like that, but kids can’t save you in that aspect. Only thing saving me at this point and time, and the difference between now and then, is that I’m doing it for myself.
I also really enjoyed your poll question at the end. For two years and write a blog about it. It is one thing to be able to just write about a topic but I feel that it is extremely important to choose a topic that you not only find interesting but one that allows you to be able to feel, to think and describe what you felt, knew and learned.
Residents say they’re more worried about absorbing the estimated 80,000 Olympic tourists a day, come February. In addition to newly built hotels, tourists will have the option of booking accommodation in some of the dozens of Buddhist temples that dot the forested PyeongChang hills. Some of the temples date back to the 7th century and offer traditional Korean temple stays, in which visitors pray with Buddhist monks, sleep overnight and help prepare simple, locally grown meals..
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SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileThe impulse to constantly check a mobile phone for messages is similar to the feeling people get when they’re playing slot machines at a casino, according to a psychology professor.Steve Joordens, who teaches at the University of Toronto’s Scarborough campus, says devices like iPhones and BlackBerries are powerful tools because they allow people to instantly connect with their social networks.Earning a positive social connection, such as receiving a friendly message or getting passed a link to a funny online video, can feel almost like earning money.”Social reinforcements are often seen as the currency of the [online] realm,” Joordens told Metro Morning contributor Jason Osler. “So that text from that somebody you met two days ago maybe it could wait, but at the same time, if you see that text, it can give you a real jolt, like ‘Oh, she didn’t forget me.'”These social rewards and how randomly they come can keep people tethered to their smartphones like gamblers at a slot machine, Joordens said.”The reason [slot machines] are so addictive is because a person’s pumping in the money, they’re pulling the arm, [and] they never know when that will pay off. But they know it will.