Dealing with business closures or a job loss
by Francis J. Kong - August 9, 2020 - 12:00am
COVID-19 has inflicted a heavy blow on the economy.
The home is the hub
by Francis J. Kong - August 2, 2020 - 12:00am
After the virtual applause, after the long list of questions from the chatbox were answered, after the reading of the virtual plaque or certificate is over, I would look at the camera, smile, and say my final words...
They want to hear from us
by Francis J. Kong - July 26, 2020 - 12:00am
We have had crises before. Veteran business people and executives would remember the challenges they had to face during the Asian financial crisis in 1997.
by Francis J. Kong - July 19, 2020 - 12:00am
The word “Pivot” began to build popularity in different social circles.
Parenting in the COVID situation
by Francis J. Kong - July 5, 2020 - 12:00am
Parenting is not an easy business. I should know, and I speak out of experience. I had three, and are all grown-ups now.
What the “F” word
by Francis J. Kong - June 21, 2020 - 12:00am
I read books and I have read a lot of books throughout my entire lifetime.
Business fears and worries
by Francis J. Kong - June 14, 2020 - 12:00am
Underneath the cool and calm demeanor business people and leaders carry, they are humans.
Remembering Dr. Ravi
by Francis J. Kong - June 7, 2020 - 12:00am
My family and I participated in the memorial service of Dr. Ravi Zacharias last Friday evening.
Crisis induced shifts
by Francis J. Kong - May 31, 2020 - 12:00am
As I browsed through the business articles and materials trying to find ideas on how a person or business can cope with the current situation, I came upon these two brilliant materials.
Facing uncertainties
by Francis J. Kong - May 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Restaurants empty, stores closed, shops locked with the usual sign that says: “For everyone’s safety and in support of the government directives to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we are temporarily...
No place like home?
by Francis J. Kong - May 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Somebody says, “The reason they call it a “lockdown” is because they cannot spell the word: “kwarinteen!” Yes, the word “quarantine” is not a common word used in our daily...
How a woman changes
by Francis J. Kong - May 10, 2020 - 12:00am
I clipped and kept this article taken from a magazine and I would like you to take a look at this.
An equalizer and an amplifier
by Francis J. Kong - May 2, 2020 - 12:00am
With plenty of time at home and no place to go, apart from playing with my seven-month-old grandson Matteo, writing articles, making lessons, doing FB shoutouts and webinars, I have a little bit more time to read....
A little smile and a little laughter
by Francis J. Kong - April 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Ever had Cabin Fever? Those many days of being locked down in our houses not allowed to go anywhere.
The changing human behavior
by Francis J. Kong - April 19, 2020 - 12:00am
A common question I get from the many webinars and FB live episodes I have done these three weeks is: “How are we going to change in response to the aftermath of COVID-19 pandemic?”
Lockdown thoughts
by Francis J. Kong - April 12, 2020 - 12:00am
“Water, water everywhere yet not a single drop to drink.” This is a famous line taken from the work of Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.”
What is important
by Francis J. Kong - April 5, 2020 - 12:00am
People are getting healthier these days.
Reset reboot
by Francis J. Kong - April 4, 2020 - 12:00am
When things go back to normal, things will no longer be normal.
The paradox of borders
by Francis J. Kong - March 29, 2020 - 12:00am
I envy this kind of lifestyle. Going roadside cafes, eating leisurely lunch or sipping espresso watching the people go by admiring their fashion sense.
Lessons from toilet paper
by Francis J. Kong - March 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Crises situations always remind us to go back to the basics.
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