Category: Life Advice

My way of sharing useful advice that I’ve read or been given by various speakers in my life. Check out what I’ve discovered so far.

Annual Review: 2020

As I began to write this review for 2020, I wanted to highlight that the ever-increasing death tolls that continue to rise has left a mark in history. I want to take this opportunity to send out my condolences to the families who have been affected by COVID-19. I applaud everyone who has upheld their…

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Benefits of reading fiction

Reading is a well-practised norm that is entertained by the millions. As a one-directional reader, my focus for many years has been non-fictional reading on subject matters like productivity and self-improvement. The disadvantage of such approach, I neglected fictional reading which engenders the following: Simulation of vivid content through descriptive language. Entice readers with characters…

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The Hoffman Process

Entertaining the idea of default activity during my lunch break at work, I immersed myself in my routine of listening to my go-to podcast: The Tim Ferris Show. During his interview with Blake Mycoskie, who enticed the listeners with the concept of the Hoffman Process. A triggering point and more, importantly, an indication for my…

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The Gift of Feedback

Google defines feedback as: information about reactions to a product, a person’s performance of a task, etc. which is used as a basis for improvement. The idea of feedback is to deter an individual from repeating the same mistakes. And, that’s the beauty in showcasing your work to the world because you welcome feedback from…

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My acceptance with saying YES

In a recent podcast episode, Derek Sivers highlighted his anecdotal experience of saying YES to his earlier career opportunities. This approach compounded overtime and provided him with a pool of opportunities as a singer. As a graduate engineer, I have realised by saying YES I’ve strayed away from the concept of ‘ I need to…

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