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Closing Cycles and My Top 5 Lessons Learned

Closing Cycles and My Top 5 Lessons Learned

Last week, we just closed off two significant milestones in consulting, and we’re about to close one more in the coming week. Prior to my 1-on-1 session with our director, she sent me a list of questions to reflect on, and one of them was about the learnings I gained from the project. As I thought about it, it’s amusing that all the lessons that popped in my mind were mostly personal rather than technical.
“Just be grateful,” they said…

“Just be grateful,” they said…

There's this post going around in social media which says something about being grateful if you have a job now, because there are many others who have lost theirs. It goes on by giving examples of how you should push yourselves further to be more productive, more efficient and perform better in your job. Well, it may not be the intent, but it is how it comes across to me.
It’s not you, it’s me

It’s not you, it’s me

For the past couple of months, I’ve been switching from one shampoo to another because I feel like it’s not working well with my hair. In the past weeks, I’ve decided to give one of these brands another try. But this time, I decided to change the way I used it — the...

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Mommy Lists & Templates

Running the household, looking after kids and working a full-time job can drive you crazy. I’ve always tried to look for ways to make things more efficient and organized. So here are some of my favorite templates and lists that I personally use from hiring a yaya (househelp) to preparing for trips to grocery lists, and so on.

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Traveling with Kids

Traveling is one of the things we enjoy as a family, and I’m grateful to have had several opportunities to do this. I’m also very grateful to those who have shared their stories and experiences about traveling with kids. It’s my turn to give back, so I share our own experiences and practical tips too.

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Closing Cycles and My Top 5 Lessons Learned

Closing Cycles and My Top 5 Lessons Learned

Last week, we just closed off two significant milestones in consulting, and we’re about to close one more in the coming week. Prior to my 1-on-1 session with our director, she sent me a list of questions to reflect on, and one of them was about the learnings I gained from the project. As I thought about it, it’s amusing that all the lessons that popped in my mind were mostly personal rather than technical.
“Just be grateful,” they said…

“Just be grateful,” they said…

There's this post going around in social media which says something about being grateful if you have a job now, because there are many others who have lost theirs. It goes on by giving examples of how you should push yourselves further to be more productive, more efficient and perform better in your job. Well, it may not be the intent, but it is how it comes across to me.
I got your back!

I got your back!

Sometimes, we are scared to rest.  Sometimes, we feel guilty about resting.  Sometimes, we feel that rest or sleep is unproductive. Sometimes, we feel like something’s wrong when we’re not busy.  If you feel that way sometimes, this message is for...

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