Category: Entrepreneur

How exactly do you teach and show honesty? I have interviewed many companies who always talk about integrity and honesty as a culture. Is it really the case and how do you measure “honesty” and “integrity”? One of the most interesting practices I have seen has to be PKT Logistics led by Dato’ Michael Tio […]

“If you see a turtle on a fence post, you know that he had some help” – Alex Haley, author of Roots. There are actually two aspects of the story. Once the turtle is up on the fence, it can’t get down and if it does, it’s going to be painful. Nor can it do […]

At the tail end of my marriage (unbeknownst to me), my then husband and I were in a Bible study class and we had to outline what were the characteristics we admired about the other. I came up with a fairly generous list stating words like patience and generosity. He on the other hand could […]

I am now into my seventh year at my work and I am blessed to say that I still enjoy what I do. I don’t think I can say I know many people who can say that. Did everything just fall in place? Do I come to work every day loving what I do? Am […]

Every day I go to work prepared to be amazed. At least I aim to. Amazed by the things around me and the people I meet. What have I been amazed about these last few days? Amazed that a top marathoner has offered to help me with a training plan to do a full marathon. […]

In June 2010, I had the honour of speaking to Isaac Tigrett. Who is he you ask? The image probably gave it away. He co-founded it at 22 years old and maybe it was a case of being in the right place at the right time. Opening the Hard Rock Cafe at Mayfair in 1971 […]

Every year I have an almost similar interview with Action Coach Jeevan Sahadevan. Every year around November we’ll be talking about setting goals for the new year. Even though we’ve been through it for a few years, I always get something different because of the different stages of my life. My state of mind is […]

You say you want a revolution Well, you know We all want to change the world You tell me that it’s evolution Well, you know We all want to change the world Before you think I’m about to be seditious, I’m talking about a revolution of a different kind. That said, together the revolters do […]

Well, it’s not JUST about the money. Having met with so many businesses, the ones who have lasted seem to have a bigger vision, that extra something. I’ve always felt that you need to be benevolent to go into business if you want to be in it for the long haul. I guess benevelonce comes […]