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  1. Make that first impression count

    Posted Jun 24th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... The hunt for jobs starts with a well-presented and precise resume and cover letter, writes Nick Walker IN BRITISH ENGLISH it's a CV; American-English users call it a resume, ... as through the post. Observe the conventional wisdom of including a cover letter, but ensure that it is brief and does not repeat information. Here is the place to deliver a succinct overview ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Jan 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I read with absolute despair the letter from Robert Shen, of Singapore ('Far too much freedom in HK', January 20). He thinks Hongkongers have too much freedom of speech. This sort ... appreciate the value of freedom of speech because they have nothing of value to say. Duncan Watson, North Point Revive trolley bus project I refer to the letter by Nigel Lam ('Bus ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Jan 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Concerns over minimum wage are legitimate I refer to the letters from Professor Paul Yip Siu-fai ('Companies can afford to pay minimum wage', January 6) and Alex Tam ... out; you can only hide from it for so long. Google will be a great loss to mainland users of the internet. Ma Ching-yin, Tsuen Wan Why letters arrived late I refer to B. Karlstrom's letter ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Dec 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... benefits, we should look at the long-term effects of such legislation. Michelle Chan Yin-ching, To Kwa Wan Rudeness not confined to HK I refer to Szeto Ching Hang's letter ('Singapore sets ... highlighted regarding behaviour on the Hong Kong MTR is no different from what I have read in Singapore's local papers. Each week, I see quite a few letters about rowdy teenagers, people ...

  5. letters

    Posted Jun 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Narrow the rich and poor divide The gap between the rich and the poor seems to get bigger all the time. Sociologists call this phenomenon the Matthew Effect. This is true of most well-developed capitalist societies, including Hong Kong. The government can ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Government will get its way at beach area The letter from Nelly Fung ('Repulse Bay beach must not be spoiled', November 25) pointed out that there could be 'minor ... Only then can we attract the best candidates. John Yuan, Beijing Delay minimum wage legislation I refer to the letter by Yip Kim-ming ('Economic crisis, a poor excuse', November 27) ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Nov 24th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Objections don't just apply to gay marriages I refer to the letter by Gordon Truscott ('The case against gay marriages', November 19). Mr Truscott believes that 'seeing ... differently. Rowan Hunter, Lamma Recycling firms need assistance I refer to the letter by May Yuen ('Recycling is not the answer', November 18). The government wants to promote environmental ...

  8. letters

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Love your enemies It is not good to hate someone. By hating your enemies, you will only inflict harm on yourself and those around you. Forgiveness and love are always possible. Try to love the ones you hate. Amina Bibi, California School The secret of suc ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pay discrepancy I note with interest the letter from Secretary for the Civil Service Joseph W. P. Wong ('Reform the civil service', September 10), which states that civil service pay has been reduced by up to 4.42 per cent while new recruits' salaries have fallen by up to 31 per cent. There would seem to be some discrepancy between existing and new pay scales. ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Shame Ken Thorley, the writer of the letter headlined 'War appeal' (September 11), should look up the word 'shame' in the dictionary. The French, German and Russian governments have no shame. They opposed the war in Iraq for financial gains and not for moral reasons. They had been conducting profitable business with Iraq's dictator, Saddam Hussein, who ...




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