Why is Empowering Others Important?

As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others. -Bill Gates Have you ever wondered what really drives people to do more than what is required of them, for the sake of other people?…

The Art of Social Entrepreneurship

“If you aren’t making a difference in other people’s lives, you shouldn’t be in business – it’s that simple” – Richard Branson, founder of the virgin group Let’s just say you’re in a shoe room right now trying on different…

6 steps to ikigai and beyond

Recently I learnt about a Japanese concept- ikigai, which roughly translates to “the reason for being“. This concept assists one in finding their passion and in discovering which career would best suit them. After the passion has been discovered one…

How to choose the right opportunity for your career

Decision-making is difficult for most people. It’s even more difficult as a young person just getting started in your career Should you take the opportunity in an exciting new start-up where you’ll work overtime and there’s a risk of failure?…

5 Characteristics Of A Good Leader

Is your boss making you do extra work? Have you stayed over time multiple times to finish your manager’s job? Or, maybe you’re constantly being yelled at and criticized for every single task you handle? Believe it or not, these…

Where can a broken pair of glasses take you?

Do you wear glasses? If you do, imagine this: you’re in your first year of high school. One day, somebody pushes you in the hallway and your glasses fly off your face You spend some time groping around on the…