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10 POST-INTERVIEW FOLLOW-UP QUESTIONS

“Why doesn’t the company call me back?” or “I feel like I have no power; all I can do is wait for an answer,” or “Can’t I do anything to make the employer say YES?” These [...]

Living Abroad in China – An English Teacher’s Experience

Editor’s note: Sophia Sou is an American teaching English to students in China. She has agreed to share some of experiences there.  With over 24 million people in one of the world’s largest metropolitan city, Shanghai [...]

5 Tips to Find the Right Direct Marketing & Fundraising Conference for You

As we long for warmer, sunnier spring days, Direct Marketing and Fundraising conference season is in full swing. And just as spring blossoms renew our souls, conference season reinvigorates those of us who toil in the [...]

3D Printed Prosthetic Hand Allows Teen to Play Guitar

3D printing is the latest hot topic in the world of prosthetics. While 3D printing doesn’t eliminate the need for traditional prostheses, it does creates a new opportunity for prostheses to be developed in ways that [...]

Double Amputee Climbs Mount Kilimanjaro – Twice

In July 2014, a group of men climbed toward Africa’s highest peak, Mount Kilimanjaro. The group was led by 2 men using prosthetic legs. 21-year-old, University of Texas student, Alex D’Jamoos was one of those leaders, and [...]

Nothing to Fear but Fear Itself

By Stu Hardman I used to wonder what the heck FDR meant when he proclaimed that “the only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”  It just made zero sense. How can you fear fear? [...]

Trial Evaluates New Method of Treating Chronic Pain Associated with Major Limb Amputation

Researchers from Northwest Medicine® in Chicago, have announced that they are leading a four-year multi-center clinical trial to evaluate a new surgical method of addressing chronic pain associated with amputation of a major limb. The method, [...]

Crazy Divorce Stories You Couldn’t Make Up If You Tried

Divorce can bring out the worst in people, as these stories clearly demonstrate. Dr. Nicholas Bartha was ordered by a judge to sell his prized townhouse in New York City in order to pay his wife [...]

Carolina Panthers Coach’s House Catches Fire: Declared an Accident

Carolina Panthers coach, Ron Rivera, and his wife woke to a frightening scene at 3:30 am January 5th. Their $1.3 million home was on fire because of faulty instillation and material used in their fireplace. Ron [...]

Bandits Help Quadruple Amputee

Pilgrim Bandits are a group of amputee soldiers who lost limbs in Afghanistan and now work to support and inspire other wounded soldiers to live life to the fullest. Established by a small group of British Special Forces, [...]