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Dream jobs and dream companies does not exist. So far, I have not come across anyone who could tell me that their in their dream job. You may hear people who just joined a company telling you this at first- but ask them back the same question after 3 or 6 months, you are bond [...]

in CAREER, Career-Dream

In my previous job, I thought that instead of all the corporate rat-race, perhaps it is a good change to take a paycut to opt for life with better quality. To work for those who are in the line of helping others. Therefore I was willing to take a pay-cut for a change and also because the [...]

in CAREER, Career-Paycut, Finance or Money

My friend shared with me recently on a talk that she had attended from a well known speaker, Ajahn Brahm. After his talk, a member of the audience asked him on how we can help the poor people in India? During her trip there, she saw so much of suffering and poverty and wondered what [...]

in Finance or Money, Tis Thing Called Life, ZH

Laugh, and the world laughs with you; Weep, and you weep alone. For the sad old earth must borrow its mirth, But have trouble enough of its own. Sing, and the hills will answer Sigh, it s lost on the air. The echoes bound to a joyful sound, But shrink from voicing with care.   [...]

in Tis Thing Called Life

Nature actually teaches us abundance of lessons if we really open our eyes to them… As sure as the sun sets each day, it would rise again the following day… Just as it is a natural part of life to encounter loneliness, loss, tears and grief, the dark phrase would pass. And tomorrow, will be [...]

in Life, Tis Thing Called Life

The Star Metro featured an article on the life of the homeless in Kuala Lumpur on 19 July 2010. When nightfall comes, the homeless will take their place at the streets, bus stands and walkways of Kuala Lumpur. Some are existing or former drug addicts who were either chased out by their families or too [...]

in Life, Tis Thing Called Life

Recently someone working in the same building as me shared with me some experience about his life and how he has developed optimism in life and faith in God. When he was young, he was a bad boy- he was involved in gangsterism and have beaten people up. He had also done a short stint at [...]

in CAREER, Career-Dream, Tis Thing Called Life

At times when we feel alone and lost, we are most often tempted to go out and party all night. Go to a pub, disco, hang out with friends and have free flowing booze…to fill that emptiness and to drown that feeling of loneliness. Anything, but to spend time alone because often than not, we [...]

in Life, Tis Thing Called Life

Period of prolonged stress and pressure robs even the most optimistic and cheerful person the ability to smile. All of sudden, the world seemed to be a depressing place with all the blood sucking vampires wanting something out of you. Sometimes we give and give and when things do not come back as expected, we [...]

in Career-Improve, Tis Thing Called Life

Even after reading the previous article, you may be sorely tempted to just get out and just be a hawker rather than to take the mental stress. Well, at least you’re your own boss and no one dictates how you should do your work, etc. And selling food generally requires very low startup and the [...]

in CAREER, Career-Quit, Entrepreneurship or Small Business