Wilhelm van der Merwe

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4 Tips for a Gorgeous Bathroom Remodel That Won't Leave You Broke

Know when to splurge and when to save.<p>A full-scale bathroom remodel—even a midrange one—recoups only about 55% to 65% of its cost at resale, so it …

Climate change: Scientists sad, frustrated as extreme weather becomes the new norm

Call it fatigue, call it frustration, but some of the best brains in the country are fed up.<p>Australia's leading climate scientists joined their New …

Government Activities & Advocacy | Project Management Institute

Improving government efficiency and effectiveness through better project and program management<p>Government entities waste US$97 million for every US$1 …

Project Management

4 Reasons I Love Portfolio Management

By Jen L. Skrabak, PfMP, PMP<p>The #PMLoveStories theme on ProjectManagement.com in February got me thinking about why I love portfolio management.<p><b>1.</b> …

Project Management

Blowing infrastructure cash: Australia wastes $108m per $1b invested

Australia, along with many other parts of the world, has a terrible track record managing large infrastructure projects. Cost blowouts and delays are …

Project Management

Quip Gets A Redesign To Focus On Project Management

After getting bought by Salesforce, Quip is becoming more of a whiteboard than a word processor.<p>Quip is moving further away from its roots as a word processor with its first major update since being acquired by Salesforce last year.<p>The modern document editor has a new design–it’s a bit less …

Keanu Reeves: how I realised my dream to make bespoke motorcycles

“He was just a regular guy. He came in by himself on a motorcycle, he didn’t have an entourage or an assistant. It was all very normal.”<p>That’s how Gard Hollinger, the owner of respected motorcycle modifier LA County Choprods, describes his first encounter with Hollywood actor Keanu Reeves.<p>Eight …

When Will My Motorcycle Battery Die?

Dear <i>MO</i>by,<p>My motorcycle is about 4.5 years old, still has its original battery, and lives in an insulated garage. I always connect the battery to a …

Electric Vehicles

Fuel Motorcycles BMW R100R Silverback

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>BMW<br>• Custom<br>• Motorcycles<p>The BMW R100R was released in 1991 as a retro-styled model that harked back to the golden age of …

The Agile Project Manager: Leveraging Agile in Microsoft Tools, Part 1

My background in construction and construction project management includes building houses, remodeling and commercial construction. Just as a good …

Understanding Project Management and Tips for Success

Project management is one of the most critical components of a successful business. It affects revenues and liabilities, and it ultimately interacts …

Landscape Design: 10 Gardens Transformed by Raised Beds

Raised beds are a garden designer’s secret weapon, and not just because they look good. A raised bed is a microclimate of fertile soil where flowers …

8 Natural Ways to Kill Weeds

13 Painting Secrets the Pros Won't Tell You

Just say "no" to plastic drop cloths.<p>Professional painters are fast, efficient, and have mastered techniques that produce top-notch results while making it all look easy. Each painter has slightly different methods and preferences, but the pros all know the trade secrets, including these 13 tips.<p>1. …

Home Improvement