Monthly archive for May 2013

Inter-connected Life

Teacher: Are you interested in Creative Writing Workshop? Student: 50% Yes, Sir. Teacher: 50%? Why? Student: Actually Sir, I think I can write a short story, but I can’t be good at other two parts of the workshop, poetry and screen play. Teacher: Ohhh…don’t worry! You know

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There is a world online

As an outsider, I never considered online education for my professional studies as I used to think that the absence of real life student-student and student-teacher interaction won’t let us learn anything in real sense. Then, someone told me about Coursera.org, where leading universities of the world

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Brands: Satisfaction or Inspiration

“I couldn’t buy any suit from the entire market but one. There was nothing of my choice.” She announced. “Did you check with Bareeze and Arooshi”? I inquired hopefully. “You know, I never like their stuff, rather I am surprised why people buy from them. For a

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Moms, Respect Yourself!

I don’t know if Pakistani moms have any self-respect. I have been in to preschool teaching for a couple of years and every year almost all the moms bring their kids (who are already my students) to me saying, “Please, teach my child to listen to me.

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Online Imran Khan Imprinted T-Shirts

Imran Khan has now been a hero of three generations in Pakistan. So, business companies thought of taking the opportunity to produce and supply Imran Khan imprinted T-shirts for youngsters. Even, online business got a lot of boom due to the idea, especially when youth are a

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Try anything but a Psychiatrist

I entered home after a full day at my job and found him lying on the bed under a sheet covering him from head to toe. “Aerie!” I called his name, but there was no reply except a silence. I bent down and slowly removed the sheet

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Get Filthy Rich

“How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia” is a beautiful novel written by the brilliant South Asian novelist, Mohsin Hamid. The unique thing is it is written on the style of a self-help book and every chapter begins with a new advice of a motivational book.

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Western Education at your lap

  Western Education is a far-fetched dream for the inhabitants of developing countries like Pakistan. Specially, the middle class hesitate to harbor such goals out of practicality. I believe impossibility or too-hard-to-do was the reasons behind the birth of theories like Creative Visualization. Sometimes, arrangements of huge

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