Happy Friday! It’s hello Singapore!
So true! 1 day before the Royal Wedding and my last day for a while in London.
Have you observed how a rice cooker works? You put in grains of rice and lots of water. Then you heat it and the cooker gradually uses the heated water to cook the rice. Required amounts are taken in, the rest is thrown out. Isn’t it much the same with our days? All the stimulus […]
You tend to count results. (What happened? Did they turn out in proportion to the effort? Were they deserved etc?) Results are important – there is no doubt about that. We are measured by them at the end of the day. However, the bigger the stakes, the bigger the chances luck influences those results. As […]
Love this.. Happy Tuesday all!
I always remember the funny joke about how $20 looks extremely big when contemplating a donation to a nearby charity but looks extremely small in a bar. I remember very clearly the time when a few friends and I decided to engage a tennis coach for $15 per hour last January. I debated it a […]
A ‘wow’ quote! Happy Monday all! 🙂
This is a reminder to myself. I spent a significant amount of time this weekend working on my book. I am pleased to announce we have a tentative title. It will be called ’21 Days’ as it is about the 21 day trip that Sarah and Lars (the main characters) take. I took up this […]
This week’s book learning is from Dan Pink’s book on ‘Drive’. Tom had just been given the rather boring task of whitewashing his Aunt’s fence. As he began painting, his friend Ben came by, nibbling an apple. (Language below has been edited for sake of simplicity) ‘Would you like to go swimming, Tom? Don’t you […]