Happy New Year 2022

So, 2021 has left and 2022 has come, and here is the customary new year post where I look back at the old year and look forward to the new year. Let’s start with the old year first. While it seemed to be another lost year, and an extension of a disappointing year, in factContinue reading “Happy New Year 2022”

Money Heist Part 1 Episode 3 – Tension Runs High

As mentioned in my previous post, I am slowly rewatching Money Heist, and I have just finished the third episode. I don’t know when I can finish, but this rewatching exercise gives me more insights and draws more lessons in life and work than the first pass. Let’s get going. After the stage is set,Continue reading “Money Heist Part 1 Episode 3 – Tension Runs High”

Never Split the Difference – A great book on negotiation

Written by an ex-FBI negotiator, this is a very good book on negotiation skills. Although the tactics mentioned in the book are based on established scientific theories and studies, they are presented not like a research paper, but with full of real life examples and case studies, making the methods, tips and tricks more relatable,Continue reading “Never Split the Difference – A great book on negotiation”

When the leader is blinded by hate, the team will suffer

When the leader is blinded by hate, the team will surely suffer. That has been proven true again and again, and don’t worry, you are not reading a blog post on career advice. It’s a movie review post, and the two movies that I have watched recently both reminded me of that simple yet hardContinue reading “When the leader is blinded by hate, the team will suffer”

The 7 Worst Mistakes People Make in their 30s

Another interesting article from Business Insider. As I am approaching my 30s, I feel that they are very true and applicable for me. I should keep watching out for them, so that 10 years later I will not look back and regret wasting my 30s not doing things I should have done. How about you?Continue reading “The 7 Worst Mistakes People Make in their 30s”

30 Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions

From Business Insider, copy here for easy reference later. We will all need these tips sooner or later in our working lives. Some job interviewers ask tough questions to trip you up or to get you to reveal information you may be trying to conceal. Others want to get a better sense of your thought process or see howContinue reading “30 Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions”