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My American Dream

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When I graduated from college, I sent my resumé to dozens of employers all over the United States. In time I received a call from a big financial firm in New York City. The very next day, I hopped on a bus at Boston’s South Station and travelled straight to the Big Apple. Bright-eyed and eager, I showed up for the interviews along with about 30 other people. By the third interview, there were only five of us left.

Posted: December 1st, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Happiness 2011

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There’s no universally accepted definition of what happiness is. To some, it’s free, to others it may cost millions of pesos. Happiness comes in different forms.

Posted: January 19th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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