Compassion wins

In light of recent events, I feel it is only fair that I also acknowledge the positives that have unfolded for me. I have been allowed to leave the organisation two weeks earlier bundled with a compensation in lieu of notice. This was unexpected and wonderful news for me! I was going to offer HR … Continue reading Compassion wins

Make it a Compassionate Christmas

With a full-time day job recently in place, it has become more tricky to manage everything that I had initially planned to do. One of these included writing in this blog twice a week. However, I clearly need to readjust my own expectations, so I don't beat myself up for failing to keep up. It … Continue reading Make it a Compassionate Christmas

The Job You Pick Matters; Don’t Ever Settle

After not working for five months, it feels somewhat exciting yet a little unnerving that I am starting on a full-time day job in a few days' time. I tell everyone that this new job is just a temporary place for me to be at for the next couple of years, while I work on my … Continue reading The Job You Pick Matters; Don’t Ever Settle

Reflections from a Self-Love Retreat in a Rainforest Treehouse

Once in a while, I like to get out of the city and be close to nature. Alone. Somewhere a little quiet and away from all the unwanted distractions and noise. Recently, I had the urge to get away again and I decided to spend a few days in a rustic Rainforest Treehouse in nearby Johor, Malaysia. I … Continue reading Reflections from a Self-Love Retreat in a Rainforest Treehouse

Live Off Your Passion Course – Reflections from Module 5

Module 5's Turning Fear into Fuel is one of the shortest modules of the LOYP course so far and there is probably good reason for it. Enough of all this self-help, motivational bullshit. Let's hold off more reading and all the talking for a bit. How about getting down to doing something about it now? Start somewhere. Start with the things … Continue reading Live Off Your Passion Course – Reflections from Module 5