Category Archives: University Life

Facebook

The nice thing about Facebook is that its population in Vietnam has doubled since the last quarter of 2008, boasting 64,000+ users. I won’t repeat what’s been talked about how Facebook spreads (virality) but this is just good news for many, and probably bad news for local social networking start-ups. Continue reading

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Project Slacker: Preface

Ok, you may have already known that I’m investing most of my time writing a thesis for my university graduation. It’s about applying the new rules of marketing in tourism in Vietnam. So far, “The new rules of Marketing and … Continue reading

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On Standards

Standards are good. They’re a way to evaluate something against other things. They are almost mandatory for every projects, community service or business alike. If the results look good, people will invest in you, or otherwise. Therefore, it is in … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Newspapers need to improve their RSS feeds

When looking at Vietnam.Alltop, I immediately thought that ThanhNienNews should be on the list, simply because their English news is of good quality and it is overall a newspaper that’s worth reading. It’s the first English daily in Vietnam as … Continue reading

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How to deal with aggresive teammates?

My friend at the Singapore Management University is having a hard time dealing with her mates in a team of 20 people. Some of them are really aggressive who think highly of themselves and never listen to anyone. She is … Continue reading

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Elearning.Ftu.Edu.Vn was down!

Good news is our e-commerce course is being delivered through a combination of offline lectures and online testing/documentation/forums. Bad news is the entire website of the Foreign Trade University‘s been down, which worries almost everyone! In recent years, our university’s … Continue reading

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FTU’s Day 2008: First Faces Một

I’ve meant to post these pictures for a while but can’t find the time to put everything together. This should be considered as an act of showing off and a promotion for the upcoming Foreign Trade University’s Day event on … Continue reading

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FTU’s Day 2008: Day of the Wind

The largest invested event to date: As the 15 of October has been chosen as the “Traditional Day” of the both Ho Chi Minh City and Ha Noi branches of the Foreign Trade University, the amount of financial investment in … Continue reading

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Bloggosphere or Blogger’sFear?

I was in disbelief to learn that one of my friends was accused of defaming the university via his blog entries on Yahoo 360 and was threatened to be dispelled by the school, whose decision will be heard from a … Continue reading

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