Note: This post was originally typed back in August, 2013, but never published. Today I decided to edit it since I have been out of Vietnam to work for over a year now. Hence, the context of this post reflects 2013 and early 2014 in Vietnam. Last week was Teacher’s Day in Vietnam. A very […]
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I bought about 10 boxes of Claritin in Saigon when I was there. Much cheaper there. Roughly $3.80 USD/box of 10. In Almaty it is costs about $7.20/box. I know I can get it cheaper in Saigon but had no time to took. I heard I can get it down to $1 USD/box. Hmm, good […]
Edit: For legal purposes, I was asked to remove company names from this post.
Since my brief consulting stint helping a previous clientin the investment sector find some employees in 2006, I have, off and on, helped companies and organizations find potential candidates and interns. I got paid pretty good for finding some staff members for my client. A couple other companies later hired me as a consultant to interview potential candidates. I even joined a Vietnamese company a couple years ago and posted jobs online for their HR company. When candidates were matched, I would get paid a couple months later. I called it easy money back then.
March, 14, 2014
Dinh Nguyen is still illegally operating OrionNewTech in Vietnam and has made no efforts to pay the money he owes me.
It seems that the theme of the last couple of weeks are Expats and Vietnamese websites copying content and ideas from other websites. My blog gets copied alot, I am used to that but when I found a website of my old company, that I shutdown, online, that surprised me. (more…)