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Talking about nasty people, my mom had her share of meeting nasty people all through her life. Throughout her career as a staff nurse at a government hospital, my mother had to work at busy second or third class wards where there is huge shortage of headcount. After my grandaunt passed away when I was [...]

We developed mental toughness after we fall and then we get up again from the challenges in life. The reason I write this article is for you not be depressed or sad when life knocks you down and you are going through a really tough time. Most of the time, people who grew tough and [...]

I resigned from my full time job to take care of my mother who was diagnosed with acute hepatitis B in May 2017. It was not a hasty decision but one that I have given a lot of thought. As my HR manager told me during my exit interview, he knew I had exhausted all [...]

Based on WebMD, here are the top 10 adult ADHD symptoms: No. 1: Trouble Getting Organized No. 2: Reckless Driving and Traffic Accidents No. 3: Marital Trouble No. 4: Extremely Distractible No. 5: Poor Listening Skills No. 6: Restlessness, Trouble Relaxing No. 7: Trouble Starting a Task No. 8: Lateness No. 9: Angry Outbursts No. [...]

IQ is NOT the determinant of your life's success. Just because you scored low in IQ tests, it does not mean you are dumb or stupid. Whatever society use to evaluate the masses in general may not apply to you. So, if you can think like a normal person but failed in IQ test, do [...]

Last Saturday, after reading the article in The Star by Tee Lin Say on "No Benefit in Being Fat"- Weight Gain Simply Drags a Person Down No matter what, I had wanted to write further about that. When I went online to search for the article so that I could link back to it, I [...]

Success, recognition, fame and popularity that we enjoy seemed to be a fleeting moment in the sands of time. We may be popular today but sink into obscurity tomorrow or the day after. When we are high and above, everyone wants to get around us and get to know us. People recognize us on the [...]

Some people seemed to have an adverse effect on others....except it is of a negative nature. A meal or an outing with them can leave you feeling drained, tired, and negative. If you notice that you feel that way with certain people, it is to your best interest to stay away from them. Just today, I was talking to a [...]

Some believe we are all put on earth for a purpose- to achieve our greatest potentials. And before we can achieve that, there are tonnes of trials, wrong turns and roadblocks- placed to help to mould us to be who we can become. If we deny or try to run away from it, we may [...]

The "work-life balance" is a very popular buzz word nowadays. As mentioned by Adam Tanner in his article Stricking a Balance (published in The Star on 29 March 2012), it gets harder to accomplish that balance the higher you climb up in the corporate ladder.  The higher you go, the more responsibilities and deliverables you [...]

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