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The Congo Dandies: living in poverty and spending a fortune to look like a million dollars

“La Sape” is a unique movement based in Congo that unites fashion-conscious men who are ready to splurge money they don’t really have on designer clothes. Dressing in stark contrast with their surroundings, these elegant ambiance-makers become true local celebrities… but this fame comes at a price. The Republic of the Congo in Central Africa can’t boast of high standards of living. Yet, there are men here who are prepared to spend a fortune on designer suits. They call themselves “sapeurs” – members of the “La Sape” movement. “La Sape” comes from French and stands for “The Society of Ambiance-Makers and Elegant People”. For its adherents, it’s all about style and elegance, the right combination of colours and textures, brand-names and the highest quality materials. They derive true joy from showing off their attire on the streets of Brazzaville – the country’s capital and the centre of the “La Sape” movement. Walking down dusty streets lined with clay houses, they turn heads and feel like kings. And there’s no price they won’t pay for this. In fact, behind the image of success these dandies project, there are often stories of significant financial troubles caused by their extravagant hobby. To afford the price tag of their designer clothes, “sapeurs” have to save, borrow and even steal money, sometimes bringing ruin to their families. But even the grim consequences of their indulgent dressing habits often don’t stop “sapeurs” from spending money they don’t really have. They are in constant competition with each other and investing in their image is more important to them than improving their living conditions. Dressing smartly becomes a true addiction that is very hard to conquer. However, some “sapeurs” do strive to find a balance between looking chic and being reasonable with their spending. They insist that the “La Sape” movement isn’t about designer suits but rather developing impeccable taste. They make an emphasis on learning to dress well but within one’s means. This way, style and elegance will demand fewer sacrifices from their devotees and will be accessible to more sophisticated men. SUBSCRIBE TO RTD Channel to get documentaries firsthand! http://bit.ly/1MgFbVy FOLLOW US RTD WEBSITE: https://RTD.rt.com/ RTD ON TWITTER: http://twitter.com/RT_DOC RTD ON FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/RTDocumentary RTD ON DAILYMOTION http://www.dailymotion.com/rt_doc RTD ON INSTAGRAM http://instagram.com/rt_documentary/ RTD LIVE https://rtd.rt.com/on-air/

15 Things To Do in TAIWAN for First-timers | Taiwan Travel Guide | #Taiwan2017

Here are 15 things to do if it's your first time in Taiwan. I know we could have done a lot more things like ride the Maokong Gondola among other more exciting activities but we had my father with us who is 70 years old so we were kinda limited to doing easier and more convenient things. This trip was my birthday gift to him. We will definitely go back and do my coffee crawl. Enjoy and see you on the next video! PLACES WE VISITED: 1. Taipei 101 No. 7, Section 5, Xinyi Road, Xinyi District Taipei City, Taiwan 110 2. Din Tai Fung No. 194, Section 2, Xinyi Road, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106 3. Taipei 101 Food Court 4. Chiang Kai Shek Memorial Hall Da’an District Taipei City, Taiwan 106 5. Shilin Night Market No. 101, Jihe Road, Shilin District, Taipei City, Taiwan 111 6. YongKang Street Yongkang Street, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106 7. 天津蔥抓餅 Tian Jin Onion Pancake No. 1號, Lane 6, Yongkang Street, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106 8. Yongkang Daoxiao Noodle Restaurant No.5, Lane10, Yongkang Street, Taipei, Taiwan +886 2 2322 2640 9. Smoothie House No.15, Yongkang St., Da'an Dist., Taipei City 10650, Taiwan (R.O.C.). 10. 來好 LAI HAO Taiwan Gift Shop No. 11, Lane 6, Yongkang Street, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106 11. Raohe Street Night Market 饒河街觀光夜市 12. Yong He Soy Milk King 永和豆浆大王 永和豆漿大王 No. 102, Section 2, Fuxing South Road, Da’an District, Taipei City, Taiwan 106 13. Ximending Night Market No. 127, Hanzhong Street, Wanhua District, Taipei City, Taiwan 108 14. Jiufen Old Street Jishan Street, Ruifang District, New Taipei City, Taiwan 224 15. ATT 4 Fun No. 12, Songshou Road, Xinyi District, Taipei City, Taiwan 110 HONG KONG VLOGS: https://goo.gl/MhWqa1 JAPAN VLOGS: https://goo.gl/MzjY4R TAIWAN VLOGS: https://goo.gl/66D6wW TRAVEL GUIDES: https://goo.gl/t47ofD HOTELS | AIRBNB | RESORTS: https://goo.gl/SAhBz2 HAULS: https://goo.gl/gEVgvp

Why comfort will ruin your life | Bill Eckstrom | TEDxUniversityofNevada

After documenting and researching over 50,000 coaching interactions in the workplace, Bill Eckstrom shares life-altering, personal and professional development ideas through the introduction of the “Growth Rings.” The rings illustrate how dangerous it can be to remain in a state of comfort and how being in discomfort is the only way to sustain growth. You’ll be amazed at the world-changing outcomes discomfort can have on your life and the lives of others. Bill Eckstrom is an entrepreneur, author, speaker, outdoorsman and father of three. With a passion deeply rooted in growth and development, Bill has always been fascinated by the role a coach has on the performance of individuals and teams. As a result, he founded the EcSell Institute whose sole focus is to educate, track and measure coaching effectiveness for leaders within organizations around the world. This has led to hundreds of keynotes, published articles and e-books created from the research and documentation of coaching interactions and outcomes. You can learn more about the EcSell Institute here: https://www.ecsellinstitute.com/ This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx

The Right Words at the Right Time - Customer Service Recovery for Hospitality Industry

Full Length Preview Available at: - http://bit.ly/2DmXyQV Sometimes it is the newest or least trained hospitality employee who has the last clear chance at saving guest relations. One employee becomes the face of your organization when things go wrong. This practical and memorable program is specifically designed to empower leisure and hospitality staff with a clear checklist of Customer Service Recovery tools and techniques. From showing empathy and truly listening, to exploring with permission phrases and presenting options, front-line hospitality employees will learn how to match the signals they send to guests with the words they say. A wide variety of realistic hospitality industry scenes, demonstrate the use of The Right Words at The Right Time, to over-come almost any service recovery challenge. This valuable training equips your staff with a step-by-step process of turning frustrations or complaints into understanding and solutions. When dealing with guests who may not be at their best, it is all the more important that your staff be at their very best, and ready with The Right Words at The Right Time. Enjoy exclusive offers and full length previews by joining Media Partners for FREE today!

How to Tie a Tie (Mirrored / Slowly) - Full Windsor Knot

How to tie a tie step by step tutorial. If you want quick and easy you can use the gear icon to adjust the settings to "speed 1.5" to view it faster and/or click here to jump to the first step in this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xAg7z6u4NE8&t=1m54s Reverse angle of How to Tie a Windsor Knot: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eV28VwCu4TA New Eldredge Knot: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgtGhu1Omrs Tie Length video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vahW_FJgLoA The 10 second Simple Knot (four-in-hand): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4nMtWqA4Zyw Faster version Full Windsor (2 minutes): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mx6_KjWh8_o Pattern: Out, Behind, In, Across, Out. This is a mirrored version of the demonstration on how to tie a Full Windsor Knot using the "tie hole" method. Now with Arabic, Bangla, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Dutch, English, Filipino, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Malay, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Urdu, and Vietnamese caption translations. Let me know if you find any errors! Audio translation for Spanish, German, and Hindi below: Cómo hacer nudo de corbata windsor paso a paso en español https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MNaxm0DPvCY Wie Sie eine Krawatte binden Deutsch https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Pvoyk42nJw एक टाई टाई करने के लिए कैसे https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-47HYJzFSk

Hotel Relax II
The 3-star Hotel Relax II offers comfort and convenience whether you're on business or holiday in Taipei. The hotel offers guests a range of services and amenities designed to provide comfort and convenience. Service-minded staff will welcome and guide you at the Hotel Relax II. Complimentary tea, locker, towels, carpeting, clothes rack can be found in selected guestrooms. The hotel offers various recreational opportunities. Friendly staff, great facilities and close proximity to all that Taipei has to offer are three great reasons you should stay at Hotel Relax II.

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