Lonely Ironmen in a hot and long distance cycle training (I was the one who took the shot). You have my respect, fellow Ironmen! Key takeaways: Humans are not resilient in nature;Most people would choose to stay in the 'comfort' zone; that's nature;When grit is needed, your best chance of success is to seek support;With … Continue reading Seek support and enjoy a better life
Starbucks said they are not in a coffee business but in a people business (although they had an incident that they didn't treat people well). It proved so costly for Starbucks by shutting down the whole N. America operations for half a day and re-did staff training! Key takeaways: work with passion & love or … Continue reading Business or people business?
Bring some flowers on your way home for your wife or partner and supercharge your relationship and happiness. Key takeaways: Relationships at home affect your performance at work;Your social life also affects your performance at work;Poor performance and productivity at work can be improved by better social relationships. I have never seen a high-performing person … Continue reading Happy wife, happy life
Floating at the "Point" @ Manly Beach with my daughter waiting for sunrise. Key takeaways: Social lives affect our lives;Good friends bring good influences;Sunny friends bring 'sunshine' and light up our lives;Good to have a few sunny friends in our social lives, so we have sunshine when we need it. Humans are deeply social animals. … Continue reading Sunny Friends Can Change Your Life
Beautiful morning at the hotel (photo credit) Key takeaways: serving customers is difficult;as a customer, expressing gratitude is always a good thing to do;a great lesson for my 12-yo and a good one for grown-ups too. I brought my family to a Marriott resort this year. In fact, we have been going to the same … Continue reading The omelet lady at Marriott
It's hard to chase a dream and don't attach yourself too much to the final outcome. What matters is the process and your efforts. 追求夢想的過程是辛苦的。不要太過於在意結果；重要的是過程以及你在這個過程中學到了什麼。
Some best/ inspiring (and interesting) conversations with my students in 2018; 從與學生的對話中，不難看出為什麼有的學生未來會比較成功。