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Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen

Originally published: 2017

What it’s about: A teen girl who is working through the grief and guilt of losing her baby sister.

What made me pick it up: 170 more words


Half Full or Empty

Is the glass half-full or empty,” I ask her as I fill it.

She said it doesn’t really matter, pretty soon you’re bound to spill it. 881 more words

Change Management

WOW #14

When a couple get married, they march down the aisle, stop at the altar, and sing a hymn – and that’s what the bride is thinking – … 346 more words


Commentary: The optimist's case for automation

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

Automation holds considerable promise for reversing the slowdown in workforce growth in developed economies like Singapore. The conditions needed for successful adoption are falling into place, argues McKinsey’s Diaan-Yi Lin. 1,243 more words

Current Affairs

Optimists Die First

By Susin Nielsen

5 out of 5 stars Summary:

Life ahead: Proceed with caution.

Sixteen-year-old Petula De Wilde is anything but wild. A family tragedy has made her shut herself off from the world. 172 more words


An open letter to light workers, healers and optimists; Never give up, the world needs your light

As John Lennon sang, “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one. I hope someday you’ll join us and the world will be as one.” I am that dreamer. 518 more words