Be a specialist
by Francis J. Kong - January 12, 2020 - 12:00am
Business people love taking risks.
The best year ever
by Francis J. Kong - January 5, 2020 - 12:00am
It is a new year; it is a new decade.
What’s his name again?
by Francis J. Kong - December 29, 2019 - 12:00am
Now that the Christmas tree is about to be neatly kept and stored in the warehouse only to be taken out again next year; it made me reflect on life lessons learned over the years.
A speech in Washington
by Francis J. Kong - December 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Frank Turek writes a very interesting piece of material that will make us think.
Simon says
by Francis J. Kong - December 15, 2019 - 12:00am
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Sunday that the world’s efforts to stop climate change have been “utterly inadequate” so far, and there is a danger that global warming could pass the...
What I learned from Marcus
by Francis J. Kong - December 14, 2019 - 12:00am
I have been attending WOBI in New York for years.
Work sabotage
by Francis J. Kong - December 8, 2019 - 12:00am
Take a careful look at this and see if this reminds you of a leader or a colleague you currently work with in your workplace.
Excellence fatigue: The normalization of defects
by Francis J. Kong - December 7, 2019 - 12:00am
When I read this article “Excellence fatigue: The normalization of defects” written by Steve Moore I immediately sent a request to Dr. Tim Elmore for permission to feature it in this column and he graciously...
Be likable
by Francis J. Kong - December 1, 2019 - 12:00am
I came from a corporate culture that discouraged disagreement.
Only in the movies
by Francis J. Kong - November 30, 2019 - 12:00am
There are familiar things you see in the movies. It’s like any or every movie should have the same scenes. I suddenly realized this when I got this article from the internet that is entitled: “THINGS...
Manipulating people
by Francis J. Kong - November 17, 2019 - 12:00am
I have worked with people who are great to work with.
Predictive text, typos and resume bloopers
by Francis J. Kong - November 16, 2019 - 12:00am
My smartphone is smarter than me. The “predictive” word feature on the phone sometimes gets me into trouble. Always hurrying and in many times, poor eyesight makes me send text messages to clients, friends,...
The power of authenticity
by Francis J. Kong - November 10, 2019 - 12:00am
A zoo has a vast collection of different animals. It was making money.
Lessons from a mule
by Francis J. Kong - November 3, 2019 - 12:00am
SHAKE IT OFF AND STEP UP is an article written by Joseph Sica. Let me share it with you. And I have also taken the liberty to add some personal commentaries.
Mysterious phrases explained
by Francis J. Kong - November 2, 2019 - 12:00am
The following list of phrases and their definitions might help you understand the mysterious language of science and medicine.
Angels watching over me
by Francis J. Kong - October 27, 2019 - 12:00am
The first time I watched singer Amy Grant sang the song “Angels Watching Over Me;” she got me hooked.
If the shoe fits, don’t wear it
by Francis J. Kong - October 26, 2019 - 12:00am
Seth Getz is a small business consultant and he gives us a wonderful reminder on how to grow as a person.
Bumps and jumps
by Francis J. Kong - October 20, 2019 - 12:00am
Businesspeople like me are wont of saying, “The world is changing.” In hindsight and reflection, I realized I have been saying this for the last twenty years.
Skeptical and cynical about customer service
by Francis J. Kong - October 19, 2019 - 12:00am
What is cynicism?
Noah’s Ark 2.0
by Francis J. Kong - October 13, 2019 - 12:00am
In the year 2019, the Lord came unto Noah, who was now living in the Philippines and said: “Once again, the earth has become wicked and over-populated, and I see the end of all flesh before me.”
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