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What now for China?

China has experienced unprecedented growth over the past decade and during its long and colourful history there has rarely been a problem the Chinese government could not fix. 627 more words


Love is a Mixtape by Rob Sheffield

So many of our memories are linked to songs. The Beach Boys “Kokomo” reminds me of my family, Aerosmith reminds me of middle school, and I’m still furious at an ex-boyfriend, not because he broke up with me, but because he did it while playing the Velvet Underground’s “Oh! 600 more words

Dedicated to the One I Love

Love is a Mix Tape by Rob Sheffield was a timely read for me and a good memoir.  Little did I know when I chose the book on tape from the library it would be prophetic in a very sad, strange way.  141 more words

mourning is the only real face of time.

It’s difficult to stay awake most afternoons. I sleep late at night, wake up early morning, and catch up on my sleep in the afternoon. Everyday, I dream about my dead uncle, and/or grandparents, also dead. 685 more words

References on recruiters are rubbish

References on recruiters are rubbish. There I have said it. Total crap, a waste of time, a tick in the box, a supposed level of comfort / guarantee of that persons ability to do the job. 781 more words


Selected Events (02/25) + Ice Skating in NYCity

Today’s “Fab 5″/ Selected NYCity Events – WEDNESDAY, FEB. 25, 2015
“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to. 1,278 more words

Simple tips on how not to present

We are all pitching or presenting throughout our daily lives. With people we know, people we don’t, with work colleagues, to clients and potential clients. So why do so many people present so badly in an industry such as ours?  206 more words