Travel, Vietnam

Have you ever watch the movie ” Paris, I love you” or “New York,I love you”? Both movies are a collective work of many short stories which relates about the cultural and social aspects of a society.In this blog post, I am going to present my intercultural experiences in Vietnam in a movie-like format. Grab some popcorn…

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L’Oréal Internship Weaving beauty into our everyday lives. That is what I live for. Not work for. -Deenise- Learning how to add some “magic” into your job application letter is a skill that I really want to learn.Will you teach me some “magic”?        **************************************************** Blk 99 Balloon Drive #100-01 Singapore 987654 +65-9111 111 adamsthefamily@yahoo.com 2 February 2010…

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Position Application Letter:Draft 1

*Note: I have changed the sender’s details as I do not want to disclose my contact details online. **************************************************** Blk 99 Balloon Drive #100-01 Singapore 987654 +65-9111 111 adamsthefamily@yahoo.com 2 February 2010 L’Oreal Singapore Pte Ltd 3 Killiney Road #09-01/06 Winsland House 1 Singapore 239519 Dear Sir/Madam L’Oreal Internship Application I am a Year 3 Life Science undergraduate…

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Daddy, I wanna be a lighthouse keeper

I brushed off the thick layer of dust found in my little pink diary which I had it since I was nine years old. On the first page, I wrote: When I grow up …….. 1) I want to be a lighthouse keeper. 2) I want mummy to buy me all the Barbie dolls in…

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Look at your own blood-stained hands,first.

This week, we are asked to blog about interpersonal conflict.Sorry for the late post as I have accidentally deleted my draft. Oh, my gawd…how “blur”.                               ********************************* 29 January 2002 Seventeenie Magazine P.O Box 34 Cinnamon Lane Singapore 123456 Dear Kelly,                          I am a 14-year-old student who is currently studying at a neighbourhood secondary school.I am…

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A Voice Within

This blog entry is written in response to the question:”What is effective communication to me?”. Initially, the blog entry ” The bridge between you and me” was written to address this question but it seems to be lacking my thoughts on how effective communication relates to me.So, I have decided to write another blog post…

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“I presented my resume on a cereal box”

  I was watching this TV programme called “Style by Jury” on Mediacorp Channel 5 TV about this lady who is undergoing a make-over. She has been portraying a poor image of herself by wearing baggy,out-of-fashion clothes which only seems to emphasise the flaws of her body. On the TV screen, she looked haggard, sluggish…

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Should I make this into a song?

A Poem Our eyes were locked  The invisible strings form between us  I strummed my vocal chords Hoping to produce sounds which strike a chord with yours Sounds hit our eardrums  Like raindrops which pitter and patters Enough to cause our sensors to fire like darts The scent of your body  Leaves a trail to…

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The bridge between “You” and “me”

Communication Communication is not as simple as what I had thought all along. It does have a lot of meanings embedded deep inside. I did not realise the complexities involved in communication until I read those online articles listed on the module hand-outs. After Thoughts After reading those articles, I realized that communication has to…

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