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Millennial men leave perplexing hole in hot US job market

NATHAN BUTCHER is 25 and, like many men his age, he isn’t working. Weary of long days earning minimum wage, he quit his job in...

At 34, she’s gone from Goldman to failed artist to start-up...

BY the age of 34, Akiko Naka has already experienced more career-wise than most people do in a lifetime. She started by getting hired...

PHL team places 2nd in AWS Hackdays 2018 Grand Finale Young...

AMAZON Web Services Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, announced on October 25 Thailand’s “Sunday Morning” as the winner of the AWS Hackdays 2018 Grand...

A generation transforms ‘adult’ into verb—McCann executive

‘ADULT” used to be a noun; it is now a verb. That’s how Gino Borromeo of McCann Worldgroup said today’s youth made a mark...

Queer!

IT’S one thing to investigate whether one is a gay male; it’s quite another when it occurs to you that you might be caught...

Young programmer muses on web-site development amid tight competition

AS competition among industry players tightens, web-site developers nowadays observe stricter standards compliance and harness innovations and best practices to keep the web site...

Democrats agonize over whether millennials, Hispanics will vote

JUST two weeks from Election Day, Democrats are agonizing about whether two groups of infrequent and liberal-leaning voters will turn out or dash their...

Group eyes advocates for forest protection among young Filipinos

A NONGOVERNMENT organization is eyeing more advocates for the protection of Philippine forest among young Filipinos. And the Forest Foundation Philippines (FFP) is staring at...

Oreo maker offers young workers experience of joy

ISAAC CHEUNG  is just one of those representing the young work force of Mondelez Philippines Inc. (MPI), the local business of the American multinational...

Bavarian millennials embrace tradition–dirndls, lederhosen and all

MUNICH—Hip-hop blared from oversized speakers. Half-finished beer glasses teetered precariously along the bar, and a scrum of teenage bodies writhed on the dimly lit...

Pinoy youths perk up coffee-shop trend

BAGUIO CITY—Coffee consumption in the country has surged, with millennials willing to shell out P100 just for a cup. Agriculture Undersecretary for High-Value Crops Evelyn...

Ex-bootlegger makes billions navigating Putin’s booze barriers

RUSSIA’S very sober president, Vladimir Putin, has spent 18 years erecting barriers to selling alcohol to a population that’s still recovering from the decade-long...

Kaspersky Lab warns freelancers vs. RATs

CYBERCRIMINALS love people in HR departments, because their job includes opening files that come from unknown sources—CVs, application materials and so on. And these files...

Hypochondriac

THERE are a lot of things that are forever showing up on my newsfeed like “Five Ways to Avoid Testicular Cancer,” etc. The thing with...

American schools are tackling ‘bro’ culture. The Kavanaugh case shows why that’s...

A barrage of lurid accounts of hard drinking and partying lobbed against Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh this week has reminded Americans of...

35-year-old unknown creates world’s most valuable start-up

WHEN Zhang Yiming first shopped the idea of a news aggregation app powered by artificial intelligence six years ago, investors including Sequoia Capital were...

Operator of homegrown gamers’ hub opens new outlet in Antipolo

NETWORK gaming operator TheNet.Com (TNC) Inc. opened its new shop in Antipolo, the most populous among the territories comprising the province of Rizal. TNC CEO...

It’s hip to be cheap as US hotels democratize design

IF you haven’t visited a college campus, secondhand store or seen Crazy Rich Asians, in which one of the central characters possesses a Jamba...

Swiss transnational offers ways millennials, Gen Z Pinoys can help combat...

WITHOUT access to nutritious food and clean drinking water, children across the Philippines find daily schoolwork, physical education classes and homework even more difficult. The...

America’s divorce rate sinks as younger couples marry later

AMERICANS under the age of 45 have found a novel way to rebel against their elders: They’re staying married. New data show younger couples are...
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