The Wealth Choice: Success Secrets of Black Millionaires Book Review

Learn Something: Book Review: The Wealth Choice: Success Secrets of Black Millionaires Paperback – Published June 3, 2014 by Dennis Kimbro Book Review: This summer one of my goals is to read books that I have stacked in my parent’s house. I went home for the month on June to visit family and get a…

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Top sites to use when traveling on a budget

Top sites to use when traveling on a budget Traveling can be an incredible experience whether you just need a break from your 9 to 5, seeking new places for your Instagram, or just need so do something new. I’m not as well traveled as I’d liked to be, but I’ve learned a few tricks…

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Food in Shanghai

When you’re living in another country you will be forced to try and do things that is completely out of your comfort zone.  Lets talk about food.  You have a family of 5 with American diets.  That means sugar, baked goods, fat and the occasional “healthy snack”. Well, this is my family anyway.  Living in…

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How to use Alibaba

How to source T-Shirts on Alibaba Since I’ve moved to China, I usually receive a lot of the same questions from different people; how’s the food? How the pollution? Do you like it? Do you hate it? Etc. But also, for the entrepreneurs, I often am often asked about suppliers and manufacturers for products. Since…

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Getting an Ayi

Both my husband and I planned to work in China and it was always in the back of my mind who would care for the children while we were working.  I had many family members concerned for the children’s safety especially the infant.  I’ve read stories of stolen or missing children.  Since the children are…

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Largest job markets for expat workers

     The present is a great time for international workers in Shanghai, because the job market for expats is expanding  in China while it in shrinking in many other places. Furthermore, as an international residents you have many options to choose from when choosing a job. The largest and most lucrative business in China…

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Different ways to study a foreign language

I can say that I’ve been studying Mandarin for a year now and have tried different methods to learn. From 1-on-1 tutoring sessions to full-time university semesters, I list below the pros and cons of each. University Even though I was more excited and relieved once I graduated from undergrad, it’s refreshing to be in…

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Is the Chinese economy stagnating?

      Official statements over the past official couple of years have documented that China’s gross domestic product or GDP is growing at a rate of 10% yearly.  Even with the successes of the Chinese economy there are many still skeptical about China’s economies long term sustainability, because lately statistics show that the Chinese economy…

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