June 2018 archive

Angels in the Snow: Actions Make Us Who We Are

100 Ways to Motivate Yourself by Steve Chandler

“When I was a child growing up in Michigan, we used to make angels in the snow. We would find a fresh, untouched patch of snow and lie on our backs in it. Then, flapping our arms, we’d leave the impression of wings in the snow. We would then get up and admire our work. …

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Melodious Jurong, a Chinese Orchestra Concert on 9 June 2018

Melodious Jurong

Melodious Jurong, a Chinese Orchestra concert at Jurong Secondary School Hall on 9 June 2018. This is the second time that my mum and I watched the performance of 琴牵裕韵. The tickets were courtesy of my neighbour who performed in the Chinese orchestra. We were delighted to have Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam as the Guest of Honour …

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5 Takeaways from Market Depth Trading Strategies Seminar by Wong Kon How on 4 June 2018

Here are 5 takeaways from the the Market Depth Trading Strategies seminar conducted by Wong Kon How on 4 June 2018. 1. How is the current US market? Although Singapore investors might not trade the US market, we need to be aware of what is happening in the US as it is still the largest …

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‘Start with Why’ and concept of ‘The Golden Circle’ by Simon Sinek

The Golden Circle from Start With Why by Simon Sinek

“It’s not what you do that matters, it’s why you do it.” That is a powerful message I heard when I watched the video of Simon Sinek, the author of ‘Start with Why’. Simon explains what leadership is and the reason why some people and organisations are great, while others make no impact.

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