It’s a man’s world.

“Is it any wonder that so many high-achieving young women, despite all the happy talk about their academic success, find themselves in the early stages of their careers in chronic uncertainty or anxiety about their prospects for an emotionally fulfilled private life?” Are you a happy, satisfied, confident and trusted (by men) business woman? Read the article […]

Seaworld experiences

Have you ever been to a Seaworld show? Killer whales? Dolphins? Seals? Sea lions? They’re all just so cute, amazing and we’re all having so much fun. Are we? You might have heard of “Blackfish”, a recently released documentary (film) about Tilikum, a five-tonne male orca that has been involved in the deaths of three people. It is now […]

Owning more doesn’t bring happiness: ‘the material pursuit of self-esteem reduces self-esteem.’

“‘Tis the season, to be jolly and joyous” “There’s no such thing as strangers when, a stranger says hello, and everyone is family (…)” Some Christmas carols just remind us, it’s the time to be generous, joyful and peaceful. But well, let’s face it: Christmas has become business for the majority of companies and businesses. So many people […]

History of the English language

Interesting video for students of other languages: created by The Open University’s OpenLab, the animation is presented in ten “chapters,” beginning with an overview of words brought to the English language by the Vikings and Anglo Saxons, and carrying right on through to the present, into a discussion on the future of English and its […]