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Apple and Facebook Should Not Commodify Pregnancy

Posted 16 October 2014

Apple and Facebook have announced plans to pay for their female employees to freeze their eggs.

This, say the tech giants, will boost the performance of women in their employ.

The companies seem to be betting that women will devote themselves body-and-soul to the job in the present, knowing that their bosses have helped provide other options for their future.

In reality, the reverse is likely to be true.

Many women will likely see this as a thinly veiled attempt to get them to... Click for more

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The Secret Of Your Success

24 October 2014

Did you ever wonder why God gave circumcision to Israel as a sign of his covenant with them? I mean, why such a messy thing; why something we don't like to talk about in public? Why not something nice and 'respectable'? Actually circumcision went to the very core of the promise – reproduction. In effect, God was literally removing the flesh from the part of the... Click for more

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Millennials - Your Most Valuable Resource

And Why They Can Be So High-Maintenance

Not too long ago, TIME magazine dubbed young adult Millennials the ‘ME Generation’.

At the same time, the New York Times chipped in with its own epithet: the ‘Entitled Generation’.

Certainly, a number of employer surveys conducted in the US, Europe and Asia suggest that this is the consensus of opinion among CEOs.

Yet other studies reveal that 70 percent of Millennials – aged between 16 and 33 years – volunteer their time for good causes... Click for more

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