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October 2016

Job-Hunting in Small Cities

The number of businesses and industries available in small towns is limited, the population is usually not as diverse as in larger cities, many people are family members or close friends. These factors make the job market in small cities…

Are You Ready for Higher Learning?

September 2005 saw the launch of the official new TOEFL Test worldwide. This improved test measures your ability to understand English and communicate effectively for success in an academic environment and everyday university situations. It…

A Balancing Act

My nightmare begins with me walking on a tightrope. In my hands, I carry a bar – the kind that most typical tight rope circus performers carry. I wobble as I walk along, and the whole time I struggle to walk. I can feel myself falling over…

Knowledge Becomes Force

by Chen Bo Chen Bo is 71 years old. This article has appeared previously in Chinese, but this is its first English language publication. My wife and I are both engineers who worked together in a high technical institute for over 20 years.…