Tag Archives: career

How to survive in a corporate world?

No matter where we work, there will surely be competitions. To survive in a corporate world: Be proactive [1] and more than willing. In tight times, attitude matters. Be humble. “Never make anyone feel bad for not picking things up or getting things done as efficiently as you do. Being brilliant never gave anyone the […]

How to earn more money?

On 20161125 while visiting a friendly colleague, I learned from him that his fellow colleagues who have worked for over 5 years did not get any raise in salary. On 20161128, a colleague who will move to Australia in 2017 shared with me that he has not been allowed to request for a promotion since […]

What were your childhood dreams?

Dear Universe, thank you for allowing me to grow up with my childhood dreams. While I was a little child, I dreamed many dreams. What were your childhood dreams? Children can help us to re-discover our childhood dreams, through their innocence and curiosity. “While we try to teach our children all about life, our children […]

How to earn a higher income?

On 20160504, I learned that I have been earning below average of my position’s salary in my company. When I started working [1], I felt tremendously grateful for the opportunity to contribute to the organization and to earn a living for my family. However, today’s revelation still left me feeling disappointed. It’s okay and there […]

How to deal with critical, demanding, unreasonable customers?

Honey Panda noticed that I appeared sad and disappointed about a comment from an unreasonable customer whom I had spent time and energy to help, especially when I was not well in Spring 2016. Honey Panda shared his view that based on the comment, she has condemned me, with no respect. People judge others, so […]

Can a woman have both family and career?

It seems we are expecting a baby girl, even if the early ultrasound-based prediction is wrong, my reflection herein can be useful for our future daugther-in-law and granddaughters. The thought of having a baby girl drives me to think of potential role models. Growing up, I looked up to people, to my talented seniors in […]

What are you grateful for in 2015?

My gratitude list in 2015: # a family especially papa mama and parents in-law who love and care for us and little prince who allows me to rediscover the wonder of our world # a loving mother who cooked for us (she spent hours to prepare kimchi), washed our clothes, cleaned our flat and gave […]