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How do I ask for higher wages during job interviews?

Did you negotiate your salary for your current job? If not, you’re not alone. Some 41 percent of people didn’t, according to Salary.com. 你有为现在的工作谈过薪水吗?如果没有,你也并不孤单。据Salary.com的数据,大约41%的人都没有。 Many fear that haggling over the starting salary will take them out of the running for the job entirely. 许多人担心在起薪问题上讨价还价会让他们完全失去这份工作。 But not negotiating for a competitive salary at the start of…

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The oldest game anchor in the world: a 90-year-old lady

A Japanese woman who built a cult following online with her video game skills has been recognized as the world’s oldest YouTube gamer — at the age of 90. 一位日本女士因其游戏技能在网上收获一批狂热粉丝,现年90岁的她被认为是全球最老的YouTube游戏主播。 Hamako Mori, known as “Gamer Grandma” to her 250,000 YouTube subscribers, started gaming 39 years ago. Her YouTube channel launched in 2015, and she posts…

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Most smart people choose to get up early

Morning offers several benefits that can’t be found at other times of the day. Shifting your schedule might take some adjustment , but it’s worth it. 早上有很多好处是其他时段所没有的。虽然你可能需要一些适应时间才能改变你的时间表,但是这是值得的。 You’ll have more energy. 你的精力会更充沛。 Doing your best work means managing your mental energy, and you automatically have more mental energy in the morning when you wake up.…

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The Obamas bought a new mansion of 110,000 square meters…

It’s no secret that Michelle and Barack Obama enjoy spending down time at Martha’s Vineyard, a quaint Massachusetts island that everyone from the Kennedys to the Clintons has visited. 众所周知,贝拉克·奥巴马卸任之后,他和米歇尔喜欢待在玛莎葡萄岛,这是马萨诸塞州一个古朴的小岛,肯尼迪、克林顿等人都曾到过这里。 It’s been an annual vacation destination for the Obama family since their time in the White House, but now they’re putting down roots with the…