Patrick Kihara

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Traveller who studied at Oxford to return to work on family's fairground after completing degree

Shelby Holmes read English literature at Trinity College but will return to fairground to earn some money<p>A young gypsy woman who went to study at Oxford is planning on working at her family's fairground after completing her degree.<p>Traveller <b>Shelby Holmes</b>, 21, who read English literature at <b>Trinity</b> …

The Most Amazing PCs Of October 2014

I’ve been scouring the Internet again this month looking for some of the craziest PCs on the planet. The three incredible desktop PCs I’ve chosen were built by enthusiasts who represent a long line of PC modders that were tired with the bland black boxes PC’s usually come in these day. PC …

How To Answer The Question 'What Was Your Last Salary?'

You have to be prepared to talk about salary on a job interview, even before you talk to people in person. There’s a good chance they’ll ask you about your salary history in the very first piece of correspondence you receive once you’ve submitted a resume in response to a job posting.<p>A lot of job …

Nine Nuggets of Career Advice I'd Give to My Younger Self

Ever wished you could go back and talk to your younger self when you were just starting your career? While you can't go back in a time, you can pay …

The Wrong Way To Look At Your Career

<b>Part of the series Breaking Through Career Inertia</b><p>Last week, in a teleclass I gave to 450+ women who want breakthrough to a bold plan for more happiness, success and reward, a great question came up: “Kathy, exactly how do we break through our career inertia?<p>My answer was simple – 100% commitment. …

The 1 Thing You Must Do In Every Job Interview

I recently interviewed an excellent candidate for a position at our growing startup, Likeable Local. The woman had an incredible resume, an …

How To Turn A Job You Hate Into A Job You Love

<i>This is a guest post by Nisa Chitakasem, co-author of the book,</i> <i>How to Get the Job You Want. She blogs at</i> <i>Career Blog</i>. Her other articles for FORBES include, “How To Work A Room Like You Own The Place.”<p>Even people who are relatively happy at work go through periods when they hate their jobs—for days, …

Commodities: Egyptian bloodbath threatens crucial routes for oil and gas supplies

Egypt is a key bottleneck in the global oil industry. Should the current turmoil in the North African country get any worse, a potential oil spike could damage any nascent economic recovery.<p>After last week’s bloody crackdown by the Egyptian army, fears of a disruption of oil supplies to the West …