Archive for December 24th, 2007

  • Commerce Briefs

    Commerce Briefs

    Sandro Named Controller at City College of San Francisco SAN FRANCISCO — Amelia Q. Sandro has been appointed to the position of controller (financial systems supervisor) at City College of San Francisco.

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    Dear Q:  A while ago, I ran into a friend from high school who is trying to pursue an acting and stand-up comedy career. We exchanged business cards (his had his headshot on one side).

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  • Of Time and Towers

    Of Time and Towers

    As we embark upon a presidential campaign season that some see as representing a “generational change,” it is increasingly clear to me that the biggest change over the last seven years is the loss of our national sense of optimism.

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  • Lantos-Speier Opportunity for APAs

    Lantos-Speier Opportunity for APAs

    The anticipated June 2008 primary challenge by former state Senator Jackie Speier, 57, against 27-year incumbent Rep. Tom Lantos, who will turn 80 in February, has the makings of a close race for one of the most Asian Pacific American districts (southwest San Francisco and […]

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  • Network Your Way to Success!

    Network Your Way to Success!

    The holiday season is the perfect time to maximize the value of networking — putting your best foot forward, planting yourself on decision-makers’ radar screens, and creating opportunities to nurture existing business relationships or start new ones.

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  • APAs Fight Fire

    APAs Fight Fire

    Seven APA firemen promoted to Captains The San Francisco Fire Department held a Captains Promotional Ceremony on Nov. 28, honoring seven Asian firefighters, who each have served the City for more than 10 years.

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  • You Don’t Know Squat

    You Don’t Know Squat

    Super sumo squatter breaks World Record SAN FRANCISCO — Imagine two sumo wrestlers assuming their traditional opening squats before a fight. What if there were a competition to see which wrestler could do the most squats?

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