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A good day starts early in the morning

A good day starts early in the morning and a good plan for the day. This morning is dedicated to watching some educational videos from trading course (Tim Grittani) and designing trading strategy. The latter is just sketching some possible trading setups by checking charts in my ThinkOrSwim account. Thanks to the demo account I can look at some 1min historical data and reason about right setup. Late afternoon will spend reading a chapter from “Why Stock Markets Crash” book by D. Sornette.

Why Stock Markets Crash

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NASA Schedule Management Handbook

Most of the NASA projects are very large and complex. They require coordination between different sub-projects and resolving interdependency issues. Multiple people/roles and methodologies are involved in creating schedules on different organizational levels. A Schedule Management Handbook (PDF 114 pages) (there are some more Implementation Handbooks) provides insights on recommended concepts, best practices, processes and techniques used within the Agency.

Detailed description is given for the schedule management approach used and projects life-cycle. The following process groups are discussed in the Handbook:

  • Pre-Schedule Development ...

Scheduling of human resources

A schedule or a timetable, as a basic time-management tool, consists of a list of times at which possible tasks, events, or actions are intended to take place, or of a sequence of events in the chronological order in which such things are intended to take place. The process of creating a schedule - deciding how to order these tasks and how to commit resources between the variety of possible tasks - is called scheduling, and a person responsible for making a particular schedule may be called ...

Scheduling of machinery and human resources

Scheduling is the process of arranging, controlling and optimizing work and workloads in a production process or manufacturing process. Scheduling is used to allocate plant and machinery resources, plan human resources, plan production processes and purchase materials.

It is an important tool for manufacturing and engineering, where it can have a major impact on the productivity of a process. In manufacturing, the purpose of scheduling is to minimize the production time and costs, by telling a production facility when to make, with which staff, and ...

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