Brazilian Writer Jaime Garcia Dias

The world of Brazilian literature has seen many developments in the last few decades. This part of the world has attracted many people from around the globe who have helped make it a multi-cultural nation where many kinds of viewpoints and cultural backgrounds are present. One of the results of such an influx has been the creation of a native region that has a very diverse literature cannon and many writers with varied contributions. Many readers around the world have discovered the joy of reading authors from this area of the world who have helped them learn more about life in Brazil.

John Textor: Media Magician

We all like to enjoy a great film, but do we really ever think about the person behind the film? Who decided to sit down and dream up an idea, then develop it into life, form a cast and a scene, painting a thought for the whole world? Production companies. One of the big names within production companies would be the Executive Chairman of Pulse Evolution Corporation, John Textor.

Advertising With a Voice Over

One of the biggest staples of advertising is the voice over. Voice overs talk about the product in ways that bring about excitement and eagerness for the use of the product. Voice overs are designed to raise confidence in the products. Often times, the same voice over that is used in movies is also used for advertising in order to give the product or company the feel of a big event. If people fill that the next product is a big deal, then they are more likely to pay for the product.

Brazil in the Spotlight: Only In Time Will We Know What The People Think

Brazil is garnering attention since the recent World Cup. Despite the Brazilian National Teams' loss, Brazilian culture and business is drawing the international eye. Construction and development, businesses and hospitality services are attracting most of the attention because of the upcoming 2016 Summer Olympics which, although it is attracting business, is also breeding controversy. This is not a new subject, however. The same issues were brought to light during the years of construction leading up to the 2014 World Cup.

Houston Real Estate Takes A Hit While Commercial Owners Thrive

Houston's once thriving real estate market isn't looking too hot right now. Houston used to have one of the highest real estate markets among large cities, but a number of factors have caused prices to inflate and the number of first-time home buyers to plummet. Many experts initially thought that Houston was on the cusp of a comeback based on first-quarter reports that showed a rise in home purchases. Now, in a short period of time, things have reversed and Houston is considered one of the most "overvalued" market in the nation.

Eucatex Continues Its Global Domination In Wood Flooring Manufacturing

Eucatex is a global corporation that was founded in Brazil in 1951. The company initially started with manufacturing woods, linings and insulation from the pulp of the eucalyptus tree -- hence the company name, Eucatex. It didn't take long for the company to grow in size and products. By the mid 1960s, the company began manufacturing ceiling tiles and installed manufacturing operations in several Brazilian and Venezuelan locations.

Joseph Bismark Himself and His Philosophy

I have read this article on the Joseph Bismark Wordpress and he has said plenty of things that have given me a lot to think about. Among the things that I liked was what he had to say about power. I'll have to get to that later. In his writing, he starts off by saying that he is a businessman that values friendship.

Just Breathe and Be Thankful

In October 2013, Andy Wirth was injured in a skydiving accident. A skydiving landing referred to as a hard landing caused serious injury to his arm. Andy's injuries required immediate surgery and additional surgeries followed.

Beneful Rises About the Rest

In the dog food world it can be tricky to get food that dogs will actually eat. Some dogs will eat anything. Other dogs, like mines, are more selective. I know that I have dogs that will not eat everything, and that is why I buy Beneful for my dogs.

Johnathan Veitch, the President of Occidental College

Jonathan Veitch became the 15th president of Eagle Rock, CA's Occidental College in 2009. Occidental is one of the nation's leading liberal arts colleges with more than 113 years of history. Veitch has been the longest serving president in years. When he was appointed in 2009, he had replaced the 4th president in less than 5 years. Since his arrival, he has proven his selection successfully ended the string of short terms.


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