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July 2, 2016

Tech Trivia: The 4S of SSD vs SATA

Move over, SATA – there’s a new kid on the block by the name of SSD, and it’s about to blow your mind away. This is relative, of course, since SSDs have been around for a while now since the late 2000s, especially in netbooks and ultrabooks, but it’s only become more common in laptops and desktops these few years. How is the SSD compared to the SATA?

What Do They Do?

In terms of function, both SATAs and SSDs function much like the human brain in that they store memory, or data, for your device. Then they recall that memory for you when you retrieve the file, or if you’ve installed your operation system (OS) on it, when you boot up your device. They just do the deed [...]

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November 30, 2015

The Importance of Sales Skills

Many of you have worked in some type of sales job at one point or another in your lives. Whether it was at McDonald’s, Amway, or at the supermarket, here’s what you’ve learned from the experience, whether you know it or not!

People Skills

You’ve dealt with a lot of people, and unless you were totally incapable of doing your job, you’d have gained valuable people skills. You know how to talk to people and gauge their needs and wants based on the way they look, speak, dress and act. You’ll be able to convince people when pitching your ideas or products. And when you deliver on your promises, your clients will trust you [...]

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November 23, 2015

The Importance of Good English

For years now, our leaders have been oscillating between advocating for the English language and upholding the importance of our mother tongue, the Malay language.

The concern led to the PPSMI program, where Mathematics and Science subjects were taught in English – only to be aborted in just six years, when just a single batch of students fully under-went the entire program. Now we’re wondering what we should do again. Is establishing a new task force the answer?

English is a Key

While there is nothing wrong with learning an appreciation of our mother tongue, we also need more than a regionalised language to give ourselves the key to the global [...]

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October 28, 2015

How to Have Multiple Income Streams

Financial independence need not be a pipe dream. It’s very much possible, except that for most of us, achieving it with only our desk jobs is a challenge. Many of us find it difficult to get by on our main income, but working two jobs isn’t always an option, either. You can, however, take the steps necessary to create multiple income streams as you go.

Become Financially Secure

The first step towards this goal is to make sure you’re financially secure first before you try to branch out. This is easiest if you already have a desk job, since that 9-to-5 job also means a guaranteed pay cheque every month.

Dividing your energies between your full-time job and your secondary [...]

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