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Keeping the mind occupied and finding purpose after retirement

Many seniors are at loss of what to do with their lives after retirement. Especially loyal folks of the workforce that stuck with the same organization through thick and thin for many years (like both of my parents). Work and family are usually their only priorities in life. So when it comes to retirement and [...]

Should you take a pay cut in exchange for a life of inner quality?

When working in a typical fast paced and highly stress corporate environment, you may find that the mind, stressed and used to the max, would probably be working in an almost auto-pilot mode.   We wake up (sometimes with great reluctance), dress up, go to work, looking forward to lunch. After lunch, we work, suffer [...]

Spending the Festival Alone…stuff you can do

I would like to wish all celebrants Selamat Hari Raya and happy holidays. Hari Raya will fall on 1st and 2nd  October 08. Starting from tomorrow, we will see KL folks going back to their hometowns to spend time with their families. Selamat Hari Raya to everyone and enjoy the time with the family :) But I want [...]

Moonlighting- Working part-time turning your hobbies into cash

A search on the word “moonlighting” reveals the 80s famous show starring Bruce Willis and Cybil Shephard. But I am not writing about that show here. Basically, this article is about doing what you love part time while you are having a full time job. Then once you have enough client base and contacts, you [...]