Monthly Archives: April 2014

The world’s most expensive city… in Africa?

Amid all the debate over whether Singapore really is the world’s most expensive city, I came upon this article that said Luanda (above), Angola’s capital city, is one of the world’s most expensive cities. In fact, some studies actually rank … Continue reading

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How to keep your job when your boss is a robot…

No, seriously. There’s no need to take up arms – they come in peace – but you may want to dust off your resume and make sure you have the skills that our future robot overlords will be looking for. … Continue reading

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Read… and free your mind

My fellow tutor-blogger Kevin Seah expounds beautifully on the sheer power of reading in this article. One of the things that most perturb me about our education system in Singapore today is that students hardly read anymore. I am not referring to reading … Continue reading

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Profit & Principle

I recently watched an interview with leading Hong Kong businessman Victor Chu (above) on Channel NewsAsia and was deeply struck by one thing that he shared. Hanging on his office wall is a piece of calligraphy by his late father of a … Continue reading

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