Archive for April, 2006

Issue and Issuer Credit Ratings

Saturday, April 29th, 2006

There are several ways by which we can classify credit ratings. The first classification we shall discuss are: issue and issuer credit ratings. An issue credit rating is also known as a debt credit rating. The credit rating is given in relation to a specific debt issue. The debt issue can be a commercial paper, [...]

Thoughts and Texts

Saturday, April 22nd, 2006

Sending and receiving text messages is a great way to keep in touch with our friends and this is especially true among Pinoys! Over the past few weeks, moreso during the days leading into Holy Week and Easter, here are some of the messages I received. 1. wen u make choices follow God not ur [...]

Good Food, Friendly Service at MegaStar Seafood & Hotpot Restaurant

Thursday, April 13th, 2006

My officemates and I have discovered a great place to eat at: MegaStar Seafood & Hotpot Restaurant located at 512 General Malvar St., cor. A. Mabini Street, Malate Manila. It is near the vicinity of Pan Pacific Hotel. Why is it a great place? The food is good. The prices are reasonable. Service is friendly. [...]

ClickTheCity.com Looking for a Creative Writer

Thursday, April 13th, 2006

I got an e-mail from a friend stating that ClickTheCity.com is looking for a creative writer. ClickTheCity.com is an online and mobile entertainment guide and according to Manuel Viloria, it is quite useful particularly when it comes to directories and contact information. The Creative Writer will of course write articles for the site. These can [...]

Preparing for Job Interviews (Part 2)

Sunday, April 9th, 2006

Here’s the continuation of our job interview write-up the other day: 4. Be prepared for weird questions. — Before the interview, rehearse the questions and your answers in your head. After the standard stuff, though, try to think of the weirdest things that they might ask you and prepare for it. I think the weirdest [...]

Preparing for Job Interviews (Part 1)

Saturday, April 8th, 2006

Graduation season just finished and you know what that means? New graduates will soon be searching for jobs. You’ll be filling out application form, going for interviews until you find what seems to be like the perfect job. Here are some tips for those who may be going for a job interview for the very [...]

Haiku Writing Contest

Monday, April 3rd, 2006

Read in a newspaper ad that the Japan Information and Cultural Center (JICC) is sponsoring a haiku writing contest. The contest, called Pinoy Haiku — Verses for Mother Nature invites interested writers to submit haikus or verses which reflect an appreciation of the environment, a love for nature, concern for ecology or states a commentary [...]