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Francis J. Kong
Francis J. Kong
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Conspiracy theory
by Francis J. Kong - June 16, 2019 - 12:00am
It has been said that to get a message across the organization, the leader needs to say the same message and repeat it at least seven times before the message can penetrate the attention and consciousness of the...
Image management
by Francis J. Kong - June 15, 2019 - 12:00am
I love the thoughts and the writings of Jill Carattini. She is the managing editor of A Slice of Infinity at Ravi Zacharias International Ministries in Atlanta, Georgia. She brings us the somber words and thoughts...
Doublespeak for engineers
by Francis J. Kong - June 9, 2019 - 12:00am
I got a funny article through the web that talks about the top 25 Engineer’s Terms and Expressions (What they say versus what they mean)...
Some problems cannot be solved
by Francis J. Kong - June 8, 2019 - 12:00am
A fire started on some grasslands near a farm. The county fire department was called to put out the fire.
Do you really want it?
by Francis J. Kong - June 2, 2019 - 12:00am
I have always admired those men with chiseled abs shown on billboards and commercials.
12 rules to live by
by Francis J. Kong - June 1, 2019 - 12:00am
Many years ago, I stayed in a very clean and cozy hotel with a friendly staff that renders an impeccable service.
Things not to do list
by Francis J. Kong - May 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Two factory workers are talking. The woman says, “I can make the boss give me the day off.”
Screen power
by Francis J. Kong - May 25, 2019 - 12:00am
Do you have problems remembering your passwords? One person says: “I decided to make my password ‘incorrect’ because if I type it in wrong, my computer will remind me, ‘Your password is ...
Habits that limit success
by Francis J. Kong - May 19, 2019 - 12:00am
What is a habit? Apart from being referred to as a piece of garment, I hear people say, “The reason why this person could not achieve success is that he or she has bad habits that debilitate him or her from...
Upward mobility
by Francis J. Kong - May 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Peter was very excited about his promotion to vice president of the company and kept bragging about it to his wife for weeks on end until she couldn’t take it any longer and told him, “Listen, it means...
Mothers are special
by Francis J. Kong - May 12, 2019 - 12:00am
Sometimes in the course of conversations, I would ask ladies, “So what keeps you busy?” They instinctively know I am interested to know whether they are employed in a corporate setting, running a business...
What do clients want?
by Francis J. Kong - May 11, 2019 - 12:00am
I was not an easy client to advertising agencies because I insisted that the agency should understand my business and must figure out the way I think.
Raising delinquents
by Francis J. Kong - May 5, 2019 - 12:00am
Schools invite me to give parenting talks.
Communicate with power
by Francis J. Kong - May 4, 2019 - 12:00am
A woman accompanied her husband to the doctor’s office for his checkup.
With or without money
by Francis J. Kong - April 28, 2019 - 12:00am
I have this chat group with my buddies from high school and these wonderful people post stuff that inspire, educate and once in a while include some funny cat videos and baby photos that would put a smile on my...
Own it. Don’t rent it.
by Francis J. Kong - April 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Years before Uber and Grab came into the picture, the only convenient form of rented transportation were taxis.
A day of hope
by Francis J. Kong - April 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Over the years I have collected thoughts, quotes and materials from different sources and kept them with me over the years.
From obscurity to observation
by Francis J. Kong - April 14, 2019 - 12:00am
A senior citizen was clearing out his attic when he came upon an old painting and a violin.
Between confidence and delusion
by Francis J. Kong - April 13, 2019 - 12:00am
“Francis, can I have a few minutes of your time? I would like to know if you are willing to invest in my new project. Can we have coffee, and would you allow me to you present you the project I am working on?”...
A different ball game
by Francis J. Kong - April 7, 2019 - 12:00am
A specific piece of history made an indelible mark in my mind and my life.
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