Tiger-ness teaching at home, a strong core value

I was going through my Instagram when a video of Shakira the Latin singer came out. Its not one of her performance video but it was an interview of her life with Foundr. In that brief video she storied how once she came home at the age of 13 and found that all the furniture…

Raising 4 girls

In Malay community there is this saying that goes ‘Raising a herd of cows is easier than raising a daughter’.  Don’t over read the meaning. Raising boys are equally hard. No, girls are not cows. It is basically, raising girls has its set of challenges. And my parents has 4 of them! I have to…

Examination-centric is So Yesterday & Let Learning Be Fun Again

I recently read a post on FB about a grandfather at the age of 69 finally getting his degree. One word there, amazing. My mother received her doctorate late 40s, after all her kids had grown up. Very proud of mummy! In both stories, they had one thing in common. They enjoy learning. That’s what…

Journey starts at the very beginning, assessment in education…

Having an analyst and research background, I tend to overthink (it’s a curse and a blessing at the same time). But there are selected subjects out there I may have interest in. Going into personal preference, a couple of the topics close to my heart are personal development and education. On personal development, I am…

From High School to College to Work, What Should I know?

Some people figure it out early. But I was for sure not one of them. The school system is not designed to expose you to such knowledge and I myself did not know any better or where to start and I was all about enjoying life (I mean its college life). I am talking about…