Category Archives: Values

Strategy 101 with Joescher Chee

I attended my first ever strategy workshop on 4 January 2018. I felt my afternoon was well spent, listening to Joescher Chee sharing his knowledge, wisdom and insights. Unlike many people who lived their lives mechanically or in a haze … Continue reading

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Feeling appreciated

I have been working since 2000. Contrary to my coursemates who applied for prestigious jobs in the cities once they graduated, I decided to work as a research assistant in the university and do my Master of Science (Environmental Science) … Continue reading

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Mindful Monday: Practice Being Thankful #mindfulmonday

In our modern lives, we rush from point to point, meeting to meeting, event to event. In the past, we did this in a relatively private setting, and only our family, close friends and colleagues knew how busy (or not busy) we … Continue reading

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Here is a 5-line tanka for your reading pleasure. 🙂 Perseverance Focus attention On attainment of success Determination The goal is within your reach Believe that you can achieve   An original tanka by Khor Hui Min 31 July 2014 … Continue reading

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Like the fleeting wind, or a breath of fresh air Kindness come and goes, gentle and caressing Smile on a mother’s face, stroking her babe’s hair Laughter of a young girl, with her pet, playing A thoughtful umbrella in a … Continue reading

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