No Turkish Required: Gestures for When Words Won’t Due

Have you ever found yourself standing in the middle of the street in Istanbul with walk rage? Yes, I’m referring to yelling at some jerk who tried to run you over because you were walking on the green walk light and made him slow down for a fraction of a second.

I can’t understand how a person is so self-consumed that they believe their importance has precedence over everyone and everything else, such as a pedestrian in the street. And it doesn’t stop there! They honk at you to ensure you drop of fright right in front of them, and then blame you that you got run over. Ugh!

Conversely, do you want to sign up for more Turkish classes, so you can eloquently yell out your obscenities? I know I do. Just once, I would like them to know exactly how I feel. Right now, I’m reduced to “yaya yol ver, aptalin!” (give way to pedestrians, stupid).

Continue reading

Expats Learn Hard Lessons : Moving, House-Hunting & Getting Ripped Off

Do you heed advice or throw caution to the wind when living as an expat in a foreign country? Just in Istanbul alone, I could write a series of books about stories of how expats get ripped off, but more than that, allow themselves to do so with the desire to save a buck. Recently, I’ve again observed this in action where a few questions ahead of time would have saved many headaches.

In June and July, I wrote a series on home crime, finding an apartment, and then moving. Oddly enough, one of my favorite writers for Today’s Zaman, Kathy Hamilton, wrote about her home invasion during this time too.

Continue reading

Why is Writing Job Recommended?

Writing Job is recommended for you, why? This is a question that I am launching to every one who has hobby of writing article.Change your hobby of writing become writing as a media to earn money so that you get two benefits of writing.

Are you in free time? Do you want to make your time more useful by doing particular activity for earning rewarding dollars? Well, you are lucky. By reading this article, you will find secret key on spending time more efficiently and bring you to the gate of successful business man. Just by spending your extra time and you win the opportunity. Well, this activity is related to the skills on revealing, explaining, elaborating particular case to help readers deal with particular case to writing skill. Yes! This is about writing job.

Continue reading

Benefits of Writing Software

Writing Software helps you to save your time and your money. Do you believe it ?
Do you want to be incredible writer? Do you usually use manual technique on writing project? Have you ever considered using easy tool for making the writing task much easier? Talking about effective tools to boost up your creativity and productivity on doing the writing task, it brings us into writing software that would help every writer compose incredible stories and articles.

Nowadays, this tool has become the hottest topic in media online and become the best choice for people who want to be good writer. Why is the writing software necessary and highly recommended? Its presence could shorten time you’ve taken in manual way. By using this smart tool, you save a lot of time. it is one of reasons why this smart tool is highly searched. How does the writing software work?

Continue reading

Benefits of Writing Contest

Benefits of a writing contest is not doubt both for the contest organizer and for the contest participants, especially to improve writing skills and to promote the articles that have been registered in the contest.

The benefits of writing contest is great especially if the contest organizers and the participants of the contest are the blog owner. With this contest then their blogs will be more popular and can increase the visitor traffic on their respective blogs.

Beforehand, there is a question for the readers of this article. Are you ready to answer this question? Are you a skilled or just novice writer? Do you have any will to upgrade your quality as writer into an authority expert? If all of the questions are answered by YES! You might need to read this article to end. Here is about writing contest that surely provides incredible experience and some positive feedback for the career of writing.

Continue reading

Scholarship Essay Writing Guidelines

Scholarship essay should be written as professional as possible so that your counterpart in business will impress to build relationship and cooperation with you.

Searching for potential scholarships which could finance your education could be a challenge. Many organizations have a webpage that explains what elements should be added to your scholarship proposal/essay in order for them to consider sponsoring your education. Small and big amounts  for education are available. One of the popular websites is   but you compete with everybody, much better is to look on the websites of the leading organizations in your niche, for example, if you want to get your GED, you can get from the Best GED Classes a GED prep scholarship. It’s a websites that lists free GED classes and review online programs for GED. It’s pretty easy to catch their leadership attention. Try it yourself. But it’s your own decision where do you apply, let’s now focus on writing guidelines.

'Agreed. We fund only those proposals we can understand.'

The success could be lien on how much successful your scholarships proposal is. To make effective scholarships proposal for your education, you should be acknowledged with striking tips for successfully attract the companies you have targeted. Learn how to make it seamlessly by completely finishing this article. Herein, the off secret tips would be revealed entirely for you.

Continue reading

Dissertation Writing Strategies

Dissertation Writing sometime could make students being stress since they should finish their project in certain time given.

Are you in dissertation writing project? Do you feel overwhelmed with a burden of this project? It signs a need for good strategy to accomplish the dissertation writing project. By reading this article, some killing strategies are given to make your burden relieved and easy to accomplish the project in short term. Be sure to have a good guidelines and that you explain your project in simple words. Here is a good example of simplifying a subject, this page focus on online GED prep and is constructed in very nice way.:

1. Never neglect your dissertation writing project
Keep in mind; dissertation is a key for better future. You had better focus on the project and continuously keep up the good work to reach the end of dissertation. Set in your mind that you have to accomplish the project in right time to prevent unfinished project.

'In the future, that should produce thousands of PhD theses.'

The future lies ahead and by preparing the good things, you will be able to achieve targeted life that you’ve dreamed of. Make sure you have your own time to focus on the dissertation writing project and obey the targeted time that you’ve set of. Are you ready to be a part of successful winner?

2. Having regular exercise
In attempt on accomplishing dissertation writing project, people usually work their mind hard; even forget about their physical need. Well, to maintain health stability, it had better to do physical exercise for making your body well. Good physic is one required condition that should be fulfilled to achieve utmost goal.

3. Don’t be inferior
Encountering difficult case makes someone easy to feel inferior. That’s why create positive mindset in your mind. You are the expert of dissertation writing project. There is nothing to worry about it.

4. Write everything on your mind
Even though writing is hard task, it can be easier when everything on your mind is written down on paper. Just simplify the complicated things on your mind by writing down all the things out.

Those are ways to manage your dissertation writing project easily. People dealt with it commonly tend to stress out because this project provokes stress after getting through with syllabus, reading list and horrible lecturers. Even though you are given free project, the burden is very high.

Continue reading

Ways to Begin Writing a Book

Writing a book is the wish a lot of people.

When age catches up with you and you have nothing to make everyone recall you, it’s sometimes quite sad. What makes people happy is the way they are recalled by others as better person, as useful person who has ever contribute their dedication and service to the world. A wide variety of ways can be taken for making yourself recalled and provides sweet memory for you. One of them is by creating a book. Your name is printed on the cover of book and whenever people read your books. They will read your name and remember you as good writer. Do you want to be such a thing? Well, it’s time to challenge yourself by writing a book.


Continue reading

Starbucks turn Social Media into So-Cool Media

It’s hot outside, we’re all broke and the only addictions we can afford are the ones that involve clicking on tags from Andrew’s party last Friday. So, the magic question is: How can brands get us out of our bedrooms and onto the High St? And how can they get us to loosen the purse strings in these tough times? Well, they should offer us real value, in places where we will see it, at prices we can all afford. And they should make our lives a little more enjoyable, even if only for a fleeting moment.

Starbucks in the US have come up with an idea that does just that and one that should get people engaged, dressed and down to their stores faster then you can say Skinny Frappucino: from the 6th of July they have been giving away free ice cream on their Facebook fan page. You can’t run from it, you’re on Facebook, you’re hot and the little luxuries that you had to sacrifice for bills, like premium ice cream, might just provide that little piece of escapism that you’ve been craving.


Continue reading

For Crimes Against Language….

Pop quiz, readers. Re-calibrate your synapses, set your faces to stunned and prepare for linguistic splashdown. Feast your eyes on this smorgasbord of gibberish and pick out the runt of the litter:

“Building a conversation strategy will allow us to visually see our complete marketing ecosystem and bake in our communication throughout all touch points.”

“First, by socializing all media, the engagement experience is cyclical and ongoing. Second, by identifying conversation groups (social graphs) and tapping directly into them and then connecting them together, the long tail of niche market segments become your mass or ‘mainstream’ media play.”

“Develop a multi-faceted communication program utilizing both traditional media and truly interactive social media channels, where listening and acting upon your human being’s wants is KING” Continue reading