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29 December

2016

How to Develop a Successful Mindset for 2017

What is Mindset? The dictionary defines it as “the established set of attitude held by a person”. In other words, our mindset refers to our mental inclination, tendency and habits. It is our way of thinking and opinions. Through our mindset our attitudes, moods and disposition is established....

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15 December

2016

Pursuing Purpose

Recently I had the pleasure to meet a new friend who is also a stroke survivor. Both of us had our brain attack due to an AVM (arteria-venous malformation). Over coffee in the afternoon, we shared how our lives were affected because of the bleed.Over the course of our conversation, one theme...

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6 December

2016

The Three Choices That Helps Shape My Destiny After Stroke

As stroke survivors, life may seem painfully unfair. For some of us, we may be at the height of our career when the brain attack occurred. For others, we may be celebrating some of life’s treasured blessings like the birth of a new-born or having the keys to a new house. Or perhaps, we are just...

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5 November

2016

Mentality Trumps Ability

On 4th Nov, I attended the Lean Enterprise Development Scheme (LED) Symposium 2016 held at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel. With the SMEs in Singapore in mind, LEDS was mooted by Minister Lim Swee Say back in 2015 with the following objectives: a) be more manpower efficient/lean; b) develop a...

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26 October

2016

Valuable life lessons I have gained as a para-athlete

Winning is great. Having a Gold medal after a tournament is awesome. But the true essence of sports is summed up by this word.Mindset.As a businessman, I find the core of what I do is in mindset transformation –prescribing strategies for professionals and individuals to achieve career and business...

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21 October

2016

Mindset: A matter of Conscious, Subconscious or Unconscious Mind?

Sigmund Freud, the famous Austrian psychologist, was probably the first to popularize the concept of human being having three levels of mind in cognitive psychology into mainstream society as we know it today. According to him, the three different levels of our psyche could be separated into the...

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12 October

2016

Leadership Mindset

As leaders, have we ever reflected upon how the role of our mindset plays in the way we approach our leadership, as well as our leadership styles? A mindset can be defined to comprise the entirety of our attitudes, beliefs and expectations we hold that act as the foundation of who we are –...

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1 October

2016

The 7 Habits of S.S.S (Successful Stroke Survivor) for Victory!

I have been a stroke survivor since 2000. I remember my brain haemorrhage, which occurred when I was 24 years old. It was a life-changing event. Almost instantly, I was reduced from a doctor who had dreams of becoming a topnotch neurosurgeon to someone who could hardly speak (I lost the ability to...

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24 September

2016

Winning Mindset

Mindset will determine the way we behave, our outlook on life and our attitude towards everything that is happening around us. Our mindset is our ideas and attitudes that shape the way we thinks about ourselves and the world around us. Simply put, our mindset is our way of thinking and our frame of...

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15 September

2016

What Mulu taught me about Leadership

I recently visited the Gunung Mulu Park which many consider to be the most spectacular and the “Jewels in the Crown” of Sarawak’s network of national parks. It is also the largest national park, covering 544 sq km of primary rainforest which houses 3 mountains. Yet, hidden underneath the forested...

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