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And the difficulty the “Project Runway” contestants always seem to have with this, says Gunn, points to a larger problem industry wide. “When I’m working in the real world with real women and we’re shopping, we find that fashion seems to end when you get any larger than a size 12,” Gunn told The Huffington Post. “How ridiculous is that?”.
And the way to keep this cost down is by paying low wages to the woman who produced it.Here are the numbers: Bangladesh has between 4,000 and 5,000 factories compared to China’s 40,000. The average monthly wage for a garment worker in China is close to $200; in Bangladesh it is $37. (And that is not a typo.) The competitive edge for Bangladesh is the low cost of its labor.How did we become this buy and throw away society? There are two explanations: consumption patterns and the tyranny of fashion.Consumption itself is a bottomless pit because the joy of owning something new is short lived.
Also, it’s worth noting that adoption of these gadgets is poised to increase in part because thetechnology that powers themhas gotten vastly better. DuBravac said that back in the 90s, the “word error rate” for voice activated assistants was near 100 percent, meaning they almost never understood the user correctly. Fast forward to 2013, and that rate had come down to about 25 percent.
Test drive and test EVERYTHING on the car, even if its new. My car had a faulty cd player. That small thing turned into a nightmare to get fixed that ate up many weekends and late days to work. 1 point submitted 28 days agoI lost my Napoli save due to a crashed computer, so I went with a journeyman save. Started unemployed with a couple of European countries loaded. My first club is FC Fredericia, in the Danish second division.
I would say it made a difference to my confidence out and about I would say it gave me “survival/travel Spanish”, so I thought it was worth it. I had read phrasebooks, and used apps (Memrise) for the months leading up to my trip, but honestly, that did very little to help me actually have conversations. You need to be able to understand what people are asking or telling you, not just memorize phrases to say.
If you wait for them to contact you, it might be too late. Situations like this should also remind you of the importance of keeping strong relationships with your customers. If you don’t know of a change at a company you do business with, by the time you find out, it could be too late..
Now, our young man and his merry men and merry ladies, literally laughing all the way to the bank. For you see, they got the same wages plus all the company profits. That made many of them multi millionaires, which of course included this young man..