Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Australian jailed for ‘thrill’ killing of Chinese student

30/06/2010

Agence France-Presse in Sydney 30 June 2010 A man who murdered a Chinese student in Australia was on Wednesday given a life sentence for the brutal attack, which the judge described as a premeditated, ‘thrill’ killing of a complete stranger. Stavros Papadopoulos, 22, pleaded guilty to murdering 26-year-old University of Tasmania accounting student Zhang ‘Tina’ […]

The difficult leap to self-employment

27/06/2010

Being your own boss requires more than just big ambition

The 20 Most Important Questions In Business

23/06/2010

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Male menopause not a myth

18/06/2010

Researchers pinpoint nine symptoms for determining presence of condition

Get-rich-quick schemes: caveat emptor

12/06/2010

There are good network marketing companies and bad network marketing companies. Unfortunately, many people join the bad ones.

No evidence that organic food is better

06/06/2010

Studies suggest normal food is just as nutritious in the short run 26 May 2010 Consumers who opt for organic foods often believe they are improving their health but there is currently no strong evidence that such produce brings nutrition-related health benefits, a new research review has found. A ‘disappointingly small’ number of well-designed studies […]

Teaching rich kids about work

01/06/2010

Being on parental dole all through life could do more harm than good, and formal education alone may not suffice

Disaster for Pyongyang the outcome of any war

01/06/2010

Gwynne Dyer 01 June 2010 What if there really were a war on the Korean Peninsula? The rhetoric has been heated since the South Korean warship Cheonan was sunk by an explosion in March, killing 46 sailors, and it has been white-hot since investigators reported last month that a North Korean torpedo struck the vessel. […]

Teacher’s tip: Have sex every night

31/05/2010

Active sex life and reading makes one healthy, wealthy and wise, he says

一個人的天荒地老 – 張宇

19/04/2010