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Bitterness and the Lifer

January 24, 2011
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I promise I’ll try to make more of an effort to blog consistently. The truth is, I have a difficult time finding a good balance between blogging for leisure and out of obligation. What’s been on my mind recently? Actually something I’m quite concerned about. Let me set the stage. A new NongHyup Mart...
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Why Do Foreigners Bail On ESL Contracts?

August 10, 2010
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Why Do Foreigners Bail On ESL Contracts?

Korea is haven for English speakers looking to escape the borders of their homelands and try working in a foreign land. Why? For one, it is one of the only countries to pay for instructors’ tickets going in and out. Second, like Taiwan, the salary is absurdly high given the cost of living. Around...
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Craigslist: Abdicating Responsibility

July 16, 2010
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Craigslist: Abdicating Responsibility

I’m back. I’m back to writing down to random thoughts and opinions via my blog. And I realize what was holding me back so much: not being in the States for seven months’ with little-to-no interaction with foreign cultures, but rather Twitter. That devil of an invention, the latest attempt to reduce the English...
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Travel Jobs: Promoting Conventions

January 26, 2010
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Travel Jobs: Promoting Conventions

This weekend in Reno I did the following: – Talked to two models, who happened to enjoy late night blackjack almost as much as me (one of whom posed for Playboy). – Had a meaningful discussion with Chuck Yeager, the man to first break the sound barrier – Watched Tom Selleck buy an Alaskan...
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Travel Jobs: World Ventures

January 16, 2010
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Travel Jobs: World Ventures

Sorry for my lack of posts as of late; I am back in the states after my working holiday in New Zealand, and will be looking for jobs in Japan, Taiwan, and Peru starting sometime in the next several months. Whenever I’m home, I always tend to fly into Dallas, then migrate south to...
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