Year archives: 2015

A Nice Apartment Close to the University

I was offered a teaching position at Emory late last year. I was not given much notice, but I did not really need one anyway. I had just finished a year of teaching abroad and had not settled into a normal routine yet, so this was actually perfect timing for me. I went online and …

Virtual Worlds Changing the Real World

In just a few years, virtual worlds have grown to be a thriving vitality in kids’ online activities. There are well over 300 million kids and teens using online worlds according to research by KZero Worldswide. Games like Sims Urban Oasis in Singapore have shaped the way virtual worlds are approached. These online worlds are …

Looking for Ways to Protect My Assets

I have st have started to look at ways of safely investing the money I got from selling my part in the family business. It was a pretty simple matter of my cousins wanting to take over the place and do things their own way. It was a pretty simple decision for me because they …

The Regret of Buying a Home

I cannot believe how disappointed I was after buying my first home. When I was a kid growing up my friends and I were all told how very important it was to own a home. The notion of home ownership was what defined being a successful adult. It became the materialistic symbol that would tell …