Job Interviews

Job interviews & other discussion topics from www.news.wm.englishtrainers.org : week ending  20.12.2015

10 Body Language Mistakes to Avoid in Job Interviews
thumbnail www­.businessnewsdaily­.com – Your answers to job interview questions aren’t the only thing that can make or break your chances of landing work. Body language also plays a large role. Facial expressions, posture and other physi…

Swearing means you’re smarter

www­.rt­.com – The study, which has the lengthy title ‘Taboo word fluency and knowledge of slurs and general pejoratives: deconstructing the poverty-of-vocabulary myth’, was published in the November issue of the…

Christmas in Japan – Dreamreader

thumbnail dreamreader­.net – Do Japanese people celebrate Christmas?  They certainly do!  Christmas in Japan is seen as a time for couples to spend a romantic evening together.  Younger Japanese people might get together with …

German birthrate jumps to quarter-century high

thumbnail www­.thelocal­.de – Data released by the Federal Office for Statistics show that in 2014, a woman of childbearing age had given birth to an average of 1.47 children, meaning that the birthrate was at its highest in th…

German trendsetters rent out live Christmas trees

thumbnail www­.thelocal­.de – “Most of all we want to show that consumption can also work a different way,” says Happy Tree founder Sebastian Schönfeld. “I see this completely as also being a prompt to think about things in oth…

Jürgen Klopp -The Normal One – Handelsblatt Global Edition

thumbnail global­.handelsblatt­.com – Jürgen Klopp, never one to hide a smile, is smiling more than ever these days. After a dismal season last year with his club of seven years, Borussia Dortmund, Mr. Klopp is winning again, in his ne…

Beckenbauer’s claims ‘absurd’ – Blatter

thumbnail www­.thelocal­.ch – German football has been engulfed by claims that a 6.7 million euro ($7.2 million) payment to FIFA was used to purchase the votes of four members of FIFA’s executive committee in 2000 — days befor…

Facebook offices in Hamburg vandalised

thumbnail www­.theguardian­.com – Vandals have damaged the entrance to a building in Hamburg that houses the offices of social network Facebook, smashing glass, throwing paint and spraying “Facebook dislike” on a wall, according to…

Is Donald Trump a Democratic secret agent? – BBC News

thumbnail www­.bbc­.com – Republican leaders are currently thrashing about – holding secret meetings, issuing confidential memos and making public denunciations – as they approach a state of near panic over what Donald Trum…

Thousands Of Brazilians Take To The Streets To Demand President’s Impeachment

thumbnail www­.huffingtonpost­.com – SAO PAULO, Dec 13 (Reuters) – Thousands of Brazilians took to the streets of major cities on Sunday to demand President Dilma Rousseff’s ouster, but the first nationwide protests since formal impea…