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Dealing with Criticism: A Calvin and Hobbes Lesson

For most of us, improving our skills at dealing with criticism takes some practice.  If we do this in a safe situation in which we will not expose ourselves to potential embarrassment, we can think more clearly about what is going on.   1,355 more words


Say It To My Face

Recently, Jimmy Fallon had a hilarious idea on The Tonight Show to invite New Yorkers they met on the streets to jeer at a picture of Robinson Cano. 702 more words


Selfies at memorial sites, is it ever ok?


There was outrage on social media this week at a girl who took a selfie of herself grinning out the front of Auschwitz. The photo was met with rage by thousands, with many news outlets around the world picking up the story and commenting. 312 more words

Getting Into My Groove (aka Organizing My Time)

Okay – so are there any other fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants business owners out there?

  I mean I feel like I’m in a world surrounded by order-loving, perfectly organized O.C.D folks.  1,382 more words


(English) respect = (Malay) hormat?

The English concepts of ‘respect’ and ‘respecting other people’ and the Malay concepts of hormat and menghormati.

In terms of etymology the English concept of ‘respect’ is derived from the Latin  428 more words

English Language (sort Of)

Showing respect: The Filipino Way

I would like to start this section of my blog by talking about three most common ways of how Filipinos show respect for others.As a father raising a four-month old daughter in a foreign country, it is my ardent hope that I can teach her all these Filipino values and practices. 374 more words