The 996 Culture

The 996 Culture

What is the 996 culture? This refers to a work schedule that has been making waves in the tech industry, particularly in China. Yes, the “996” culture. It’s a practice that’s been both supported and criticized for its impact on employees and...
A ‘Blowout’ Financial Quarter’

A ‘Blowout’ Financial Quarter’

Today, we’re going to teach some key terms that are essential for understanding recent trends in the tech industry: blowout, ride-hailing, gig workers, and algorithms Let’s dive into our lesson, inspired by recent financial news involving Uber Technologies...
‘White Swan’ and ‘Black Swan’ Events

‘White Swan’ and ‘Black Swan’ Events

Today, we’re exploring a fascinating topic that has attracted a lot of attention in financial circles: the concept of Black Swan and White Swan events. Our discussion and English class today was inspired by a recent Bloomberg article from January 30th titled,...