Should you finish what you started, in one go?
Suppose you are writing a letter to one of your
friends. The ball-point pen runs out of ink after you have written a
few sentences. Do you calmly pick up the first working pen you find
and get on with it? Or do you search the house for a pen with the
same colour ink, get side-tracked and end up sorting knickknacks all
Illusions and the media
How many girls or even women try to have a
fairer complexion? How many young men attend gymnasia and do
rigorous exercises to get that perfect body? How many of us follow
various courses to obtain a highly paid job? However, all these men
and women have unwittingly succumbed to an illusion.
Thorns on the Side
Tourism and community development
Tourism is one of the world’s biggest
industries, generating revenues over of US$ 1.3 trillion (2012
figures). Tourism today is a trillion-dollar industry involving the
movement of more than one billion tourists across borders and
another five to six billion travellers domestically in their own
countries every year.