Having Fun Making Arrow and Practice Archery While Camping

Written by David Z

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One feather should be placed at right angles torepparttar notch. This is known asrepparttar 148672 cock feather and should always point away fromrepparttar 148673 bow whenrepparttar 148674 arrow is shot.

Archery -

The archery rules forrepparttar 148675 five essential points are these:

1. Standing:

In taking position to drawrepparttar 148676 bow,repparttar 148677 heels must be seven to eight inches apart, feet firm onrepparttar 148678 ground, yet easy and springy, not rigid.

2. Nocking:

This is manipulatingrepparttar 148679 bow string. Holdrepparttar 148680 string with two fingers andrepparttar 148681 arrow betweenrepparttar 148682 first and second fingers. Grip firmly, but not so as to give awkwardness to any finger.

3. Drawing:

In drawing stand withrepparttar 148683 left shoulder towardrepparttar 148684 target, turningrepparttar 148685 head only fromrepparttar 148686 neck and looking overrepparttar 148687 left shoulder.

Then raiserepparttar 148688 bow withrepparttar 148689 left hand, keepingrepparttar 148690 upper end inclined one or two degrees fromrepparttar 148691 body. Withrepparttar 148692 right hand drawrepparttar 148693 arrow to chin-level and belowrepparttar 148694 ear.

4. Holding:

Steadyrepparttar 148695 aim a moment and keeprepparttar 148696 point of aim directly in view, looking alongrepparttar 148697 whole length ofrepparttar 148698 arrow.

5. Loosing:

In lettingrepparttar 148699 arrow go, do not jerk, but loose smoothly, and be certain your bow arm does not move when loosing. To get a clean, sharp loose is more than half way to hittingrepparttar 148700 target.

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The Insider's Guide To Getting Along With Your Boss

Written by Jay Harris

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Remember, he'srepparttar boss, so be sure to learn how he wants you to communicate problems. Does he prefer you put it in writing, arrange a meeting, or just drop-in his office anytime you have a question? Use common sense. Ifrepparttar 148601 boss is in a bad mood, or otherwise having a bad day, he's probably not inrepparttar 148602 proper frame of mind to listen to any new suggestions, or for you to ask to go home early, take a day off, or get a raise.

Besides consideration forrepparttar 148603 boss's mood, and receptiveness on any particular day to listen to new ideas,repparttar 148604 employee who thinks he has a good idea for changing an operating procedure, should always re-think his idea through from every angle before presenting it torepparttar 148605 boss.

You should give your bossrepparttar 148606 feeling of confidence that you're a team player and you want to berepparttar 148607 one he or she can depend on to make his or her job easier. You should try to figure out what your boss's goals are, then help him to reach those goals through your contributions as a good employee.

Basically,repparttar 148608 good employee isrepparttar 148609 one who is ready and inrepparttar 148610 mood to go to work atrepparttar 148611 designated time.

- A good employee knows his job, inside and out, and if faced with something new, puts inrepparttar 148612 necessary time on his own, to try and figure things out, then presents options torepparttar 148613 boss, who decides if any changes in policy or procedures are needed.

- A good employee doesn't take time off except for real illness or emergencies. He'srepparttar 148614 one who does his work, getsrepparttar 148615 job done, and is proud of his contribution torepparttar 148616 overall success ofrepparttar 148617 company he works for. He's one who's ready to help a fellow employee or newcomer without having to be asked to do so.

- A good employee letsrepparttar 148618 boss know that he's completed his work, and is free to assist him or her with special projects. He'srepparttar 148619 one who doesn't camp out atrepparttar 148620 water cooler or coffee machine engaging his fellow workers in idle gossip. He'srepparttar 148621 one who sets up his work area either forrepparttar 148622 person onrepparttar 148623 next shift, or so that he'll be ale to go right to work when he comes inrepparttar 148624 next day.

All of these things and more, arerepparttar 148625 basic ingredients torepparttar 148626 definition of a good employee, and being a good employee isrepparttar 148627 best way of getting along withrepparttar 148628 boss! The practice of good human relations and displayingrepparttar 148629 virtues ofrepparttar 148630 ideal employee, requiresrepparttar 148631 constant use of one's common sense for ultimate success. On needs to be aware ofrepparttar 148632 boss's sensitivities, and eccentricities. If he bristles at any hint of criticism of how he does things, he needs a subordinate who'll be willing to work under less then ideal conditions.

So,repparttar 148633 bottom-line to getting along with any boss is first be a good employee yourself. Master human relations. Understand that your boss is a human being just like yourself - with a job to do, and bosses of his own to answer to. So do everything you can to make his or her job easier. It will go a long way to making your job easier and having a good working relationship withrepparttar 148634 boss!

If you can masterrepparttar 148635 all important "people skills," someday you may enjoyrepparttar 148636 power and prestige of beingrepparttar 148637 boss, and enjoying allrepparttar 148638 perks and other trappings of being in charge!

Article by Jay Harris of IMI Concepts. Visit his website http://www.home-job-alert.com

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