MBA scholarships in the UK

Many UK universities offer MBA scholarships. The amount provided will vary. This will be the selection criteria. In this article, you will find 8 different scholarship options. Four of these are offered by the University of Birmingham. The remaining four are provided by the University of Manchester. Here is a brief description of these awards: university of birmingham International Business […]

Child Soldiers – A Brief Legal Overview

The concept of the ‘child soldier’, the involvement of children (through conscription or otherwise) in the violence and brutality of armed conflict, is abhorrent to most adults who consider the matter. This is confirmed by the fact that there are a number of international conventions and other mechanisms condemning the practice and creating an international framework to combat it. Who […]

5 concerns when politicians say, law and order!

We have seen this before, but perhaps not on the scale/level that we are currently witnessing! In the last half century, this is at least the third time it has been the weapon of a politician! Who can forget Richard Nixon using this rhetoric in 1968 or Ronald Reagan in his 1980 campaign and perhaps because it seemed to be […]

Teens, Jobs, and School: The Pros and Cons

Most teens realize at a relatively young age the old adage that “money equals power.” Money equals designer clothes, a car and insurance and, in many cases, a certain amount of freedom. And to get money, many teens get part-time jobs. While the benefits and/or drawbacks of teens and part-time jobs have been researched, studied, and debated since at least […]

5 lies about special education transportation and how you can overcome the lies and get your child back

Are you the parent of a child with autism or a physical disability who receives special education services? Does your child need transportation services? Do you think special education staff are not telling the truth about what the federal special education law (IDEA 2004) says about transportation? This article will discuss 5 lies that are commonly told to parents about […]

How to Answer the UC Waitlist Essay

Being in California, UC schools are very important to many of my students. Many of their parents have attended UC schools, and the system’s stellar reputation combined with its low price tag make these schools top choices for many of my students and their families. Admissions decisions for UC schools will be released during the month of March, bringing good […]

The dangers of drinking coffee

If you drink coffee because you think you need it to get you up and running every day, especially if you work in corporate America, here are some things to think about regarding this liquid drug that is the number one cause of esophageal cancer : The first thing you should think about is: why would you drink something that […]

Why Was the Disability Discrimination Act Introduced?

Disability Discrimination Act Introduced Why was the disability discrimination act introduced? This legislation prohibits service providers from treating people less favourably because of their disability. Discrimination must be justified under the Act, including the safety of the disabled person or their lack of capacity. In some cases, the disabled person can’t be contacted by an authorised representative. But under the […]