Working Hard And Smart

August 27, 2018

Working Hard And Smart One of the first self-help books written way back in the 1800s is titled… (drum roll please)… “Self-Help”. It was written by Samuel Smiles, a government reformer in Britain. Like most self-help books, Self-Help is laden with rags-to-riches stories. According to Smiles, those go-getters and achievers had a common quality. Guess […]

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10-Fold Path to Creating Wealth

August 27, 2018

10-Fold Path to Creating Wealth In my study of rich and wealthy people, I discovered that every one of them has initially adopted a preferred path to success. There are generally ten major pathways. I call them the 10-Fold Path to becoming rich and wealthy. By understanding different pathways, it will help you find the […]

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Dancing With Life

August 27, 2018

Dancing With Life The morning breaks With the sun’s warm glow That kisses your cheeks And paints your world mellow A new life bestowed A new day borrowed A blessing worth counting Until tomorrow Listen, the rooster crows Listen, the bird sings Listen, the wind blows Listen, the world hears Tree tops that sway To […]

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Developing The “uBuntu” Spirit

August 27, 2018

Developing The “uBuntu” Spirit I spent some time during the last two weeks of December 2012 in South Africa and Swaziland. Before I left for the trip, I made it a point to read up about these countries and especially their way of life. I found it hard to accept many of their beliefs, customs […]

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Why I’m So Proud Of Singapore And Being A Singaporean

August 27, 2018

Why I’m So Proud Of Singapore And Being A Singaporean Many leaders and economists are predicting that the biggest economic boom in the near future will happen in the Asia Pacific region. China, India, ASEAN, and Japan will become some of the strongest economies in the world. It’s likely that the next economic boom will […]

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9. Happy 53rd National Day – I Miss Him

August 27, 2018

9. Happy 53rd National Day – I Miss Him This year’s National Day Parade will be the fourth year that we will not be seeing Mr Lee Kuan Yew, one of our founding fathers. I miss him. Mr Lee Kuan Yew, one of Singapore’s founding father left us on 23 March 2015. I still miss […]

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8. Happy 53rd National Day – Dear Singapore.

August 27, 2018

8. Happy 53rd National Day – Dear Singapore. I’m grateful and thankful for Singapore, a country that had to go through a difficult birth and was almost stillborn. Through these challenging but glorious years, it has grown to be widely admired and a model to many developing countries. I’m especially thankful for three gifts that […]

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7. Happy 53rd National Day – I Love Singapore

August 27, 2018

7. Happy 53rd National Day – I Love Singapore Upon this land, my heart beats. I smell the air that carries the beauty of life. From this nation, my eyes can see far and wide and I know freedom is my birthright. This beautiful country did not happen by chance. Blood, sweat and tears flow […]

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6. Happy 53rd National Day – The Little Red Dot

August 27, 2018

6. Happy 53rd National Day – The Little Red Dot As a small country, Singapore has been depicted as a little red dot on both global and regional maps. The little red dot is also a nickname to refer to Singapore in casual and other forms of communication. The term “Little Red Dot” became more […]

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5. Happy 53rd National Day – “Future Of Us”

August 27, 2018

5. Happy 53rd National Day – “Future Of Us” As we galvanize the nation’s energy and resources to plan for our future, it bodes well to remember that the brightest future belongs to those who dare to dream great dreams. The greatness of our dreams will determine the greatness of our achievements. The quality of […]

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