Once upon a time, it seemed that we could just write a resume nicely, and polish the intro statement into a work of art. Craft each job description so finely that they were as short as possible, while still conveying our work history in eloquent prose. Then, having finished...
Being an Asian-American isn’t easy even in the dating realm. Aside from being racially profiled for your looks, there are certain expectations set by the society of you and more often than not, they lack the cultural knowledge to fully comprehend you. Well, Chinese-American artist Ada Chen knows...
Off the coast of Finland, hidden amidst the Baltic Sea, there is a private island where men are banned and only a select few women, with suitably large bank accounts, are allowed to set foot. supershe It is known as the SuperShe Island, and the cost for a week will...
While some of us only dream of space travel, Alyssa Carson, a 17-year-old girl who dreams to be the first person on Mars, is making it her reality. Also known by call sign Blueberry at NASA, the ambitious Louisiana-based teenager has had her “heart set on the stars”...
For many of us, the first step to adulting entails getting a full-time job, and regardless of the nature of the job, most application processes begin with a face-to-face interview. It can be a daunting process for hopefuls and rightfully so as there are only two outcomes –...
Your work environment and setting matters way more than you know. Management and coworkers aside, nothing kills productivity and creativity more than being cooped up in a miserable cubicle. Admittedly, the legions of papers, sticky notes and mindless clutter on one’s desk spilling out onto another colleague’s space...
If some of you think that bosses can be major cause of stress at work — well, you might be right. An article published by Quartz Magazine on business and employment-oriented website LinkedIn reveals that a bad boss can be as harmful to employees as passive smoking. The article...
There are tens of thousands of workplaces scattered all around the nation, with thousands of employee hired, but they all have one thing in common — colleagues with annoying antics. No matter where you work, the industry or the size of the company, you’ll inevitably find yourself looking...
If you feel old, cranky or constantly tired — then you should take some inspiration from Ms. Qi, a 73-year-old Chinese retired teacher who travels around the world to skip providing live-in care to her descendants. “Why do elderly Chinese people have to do housework, and look after...
Living in a society where makeup and cosmetic surgeries have become a norm in boosting one’s self-esteem, this particular cafe located at Harajuku, Japan has surprisingly set a no makeup rule on all of its female staff. Embracing pure and natural beauty, Naturalia is dubbed the World’s First...