Category Archives: personal development

Facebook Joins Networks with Disaster Apps


Facebook Can Now Help You Out During Disasters ‘Despite the frivolous nature of most social media interactions, Facebook’s latest new feature is intended for use only in serious situations. Unveiled today in Japan, Safety Check notifications are pushed to users … Continue reading

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Is Your Shopped Food Laced with Addictive Drugs?


An amazing story of how a noodle vendor was caught with his opium-laced food ‘The use of the unusual ingredient – used to make opium – at the restaurant in Yan’an, in Shaanxi province, came to light after one of … Continue reading

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How to decide when it’s time to decide


‘…I once made a snap decision to move to London, at a friend’s invitation one Sunday afternoon. The next day I handed in my notice at work and to my landlord, and the next month I was living in the … Continue reading

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Do You Need To Get Yourself a Pseudonym?


‘…This may be useful to you even if you aren’t, like Ms. Donath, a public figure with a reputation to uphold. Potential bosses or suitors will be Googling you, you can be sure of that, and it may not be … Continue reading

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Global Parenting Habits Sans US


In Norway, kids nap outside even in subzero temperatures ‘If there’s one thing have in common with those , it’s that they both show us just how varied parenting styles can be. Argentine parents let their kids stay up until … Continue reading

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Lessons From The Checkout Line


‘…The other day my wife asked me to run some errands and on the way back, pick up dinner. It sounded easy enough but it must have been bad timing. I ended up stuck in a throng of people on … Continue reading

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Citizen’s Arrest for Child Abuser in M. Manila


Mom beats child in public, gets arrested by citizens in Caloocan City, Philippines Citizen’s arrests are very rare in Manila. In fact, this is the first case I heard about ‘According to reports, the woman dragged her on her hair … Continue reading

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