Monthly Archives: June 2016

#LihamKayDigong: A call to help young workers

CNN Philippines is running a wonderful project aimed at improving the lives of people in the Philippines. They are encouraging people to write a letter to President-elect Rodrigo Duterte with their hopes and dreams for the future administration and for … Continue reading

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Retirees’ Financial Facts Of Life For Young People

People learn from experience. And that certainly includes retirees. Once U.S. adults retire, they quickly learn whether they have enough money to live in the style they expect. If they don’t have enough money? Being retired, they have enough time … Continue reading

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Preparing Young People To Lead

The vast majority of employers believe their companies will be in good hands when it’s time for the next generation of leaders to take over, new research finds. A study from the staffing firm Robert Half revealed that 85 percent of executives … Continue reading

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Faith Is Not A Thing Of the Past, Pope Francis Homily In Armenia

At an open-air Mass in Gyumri, Armenia, Pope Francis has said faith is not a thing of the past, like an artefact in a museum but kept alive through continuous encounters with Christ. Faith “is born and reborn from a … Continue reading

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Young Australians More Political Than We Think

Young Australians aren’t disengaged, they just aren’t interested in traditional ways of being involved in democracy, new research suggests. Source: SBS News The negative stereotype of young Australians being apathetic and disengaged is a myth, a national political research institute … Continue reading

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Pope Francis On Refugees: ‘They Are Our Brothers. A Christian Excludes No One’

Pope Francis invited a dozen refugees to join him on the steps of St. Peter’s Basilica for his general audience to press his demand for Europe to welcome more migrants. A dozen men ascended the steps with Francis on Wednesday … Continue reading

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Mindset Makes A Difference For Young Workers

Summer interns and young employees could be more successful than others if they develop one trait — flexibility. Rather than meeting stereotypes of the incompetent or obnoxious new hire, young graduates just joining the workforce can make a few mindset … Continue reading

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Refugee Week 2016

Refugee week is an annual week-long celebration of the positive contributions of refugees to Australian society.  Hundreds of events are held up and down the country, including concerts, fundraisers, film screenings and more. Refugee Week 2016: making a difference: When … Continue reading

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Major Parties Are Ignoring What Young People Want

Election 2016: Major parties ignoring what young people want Michael Koziol Published: June 18, 2016 – 12:15 Yassmin Abdel-Magied dined with the Prime Minister on Thursday. She was seated right beside him at the PM’s Iftar dinner, one of many … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Criticizes Society’s ‘Obsession’ With Body Perfection

Condemning society’s “obsession” with having a perfect body, Pope Francis says it also can lead to the marginalization of people who are disabled because they threaten the happiness of “the privileged view.” Speaking in his homily during Mass in St. … Continue reading

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