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Learning Curve

We HR people like to talk about THE LEARNING CURVE :-)

What we mean is, how fast can you swim in cold water to make sure you keep warm ? 226 more words

Mini Pancakes - Holland House 

The Mini Nutella Pancakes were going viral on various micro blogging sites and I-JUST-HAD-TO-HAVE-IT. I couldn’t wait to get back to Dubai and have my hands on ’em.   230 more words


Feedback Loops in the Age of Social Media

When UAE’s Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammad Al Gergawi asked Elon Musk, Tesla CEO and Founder of SpaceX, about his life’s biggest challenge during one of the sessions at World Government Summit held in Dubai in February 2017, to everyone’s surprise, Musk pondered for a while and identified his greatest challenge as making sure that he has a corrective feedback loop in place and maintaining that loop over time even when people want to tell him exactly what he wants to hear. 1,158 more words


Each morning we are born again

Embrace those mornings.

7 am. You wake up with no alarm feeling well rested and full of energy. You get up and prepare yourself a big cup of coffee and then you start planning your day, your month or perhaps your life… 459 more words


Stuck In A Moment You Can’t Get Out Of

Asteco’s latest report points to declines of 7.0%, on an annual basis, and 2.0%, in Q2, in apartment prices. Rentals nosedived in certain locations, most notably in Business Bay, Downtown, Deira and International City, where falls have ranged between 11%-14% over the past year. 2,370 more words


66. United Arab Emirates: Dubai

This stunning sail-shaped building is the Burj Al Arab, an iconic symbol of modern Dubai. It’s often voted the world’s most luxurious hotel. It is built on a triangular man-made island and is 321 meters high (1053 ft). 80 more words


2017 Honda CR-V: Urban Hero

I was always intrigued by the Honda brand and finally had my first-ever chance to drive one. The car I got to test for the weekend was the 2017 Honda CR-V – the latest guise of the world’s best-selling SUV that is loved by soccer moms all over. 333 more words