World Youth Day is a great meeting of young people from all over the world gathered around the Vicar of Christ. It is one of the primary means by which the Church proclaims the message of Christ to young people.
Want to know what it entails being an engineer? Want to feel the challenges that engineers face in there day-to-day life? Or do you want to experience the comfort and warmth of being among your fellow colleagues who are also pursuing the same profession, the noble profession that makes community life as well as the socio-economic life roll on with smoothness?
I had always wanted to visit Africa. For us, the Finnish, it seems to be the undiscovered continent. After talking with some of my friends, it turned out that I had a chance to take care of two flies on one stroke: I could visit Africa and at the same time work as a volunteer.
At the faculty of law, while in university, Tony, a good friend, told me that if I wanted to be a leader I had to be shrewd, demanding on friends, merciless when they let me down, and make sure I made more money than they did. Leadership, he said, was about power, influence and results.
The principle of influence has a two fold application since people can have a negative effect on us as well as a positive effect. On your journey to achieve your goals, you will stir up both those who want to help you and those who want to hinder you.
The excursion to Ndeiya was one of a kind, to say the least. It was an event that followed two others which had taken place the previous night: a barbecue and a get-together with Silvano Borruso on the Battle of Lepanto.
In order to understand the stock exchange we must venture to the rationale for it: Why does it exist?
Most people have been involved in trade in its simple forms, say, buying tomatoes in the grocery shop and giving money in exchange for the tomatoes. Well, that is the basic theory of tra de and that is what the stock exchange means in its rudimentary form.