Category Archives: Inspirations

Focus your energy on those who are most likely to be close with you

British Anthropologist and Professor at Oxford University Robin Dunbar proposed a theory called “Dunbar’s Number”. It posits that 150 is the average number of individuals with whom any one person can maintain stable relationships. Among this 150, only 5 will be able to maintain a close tie with you. There was another post that echoed […]

Is the Kitchen Dead?

UBS Group AG conducted a research last year titled “Is the Kitchen Dead?”, revealing a massive challenge shared by physical eateries. “Virtual restaurants” and “dark restaurants” have completely upset the industry. Virtual restaurants are regular F&B outlets that also provide food delivery, while “dark kitchens” have become a hot topic recently. Puponfai, for example, is […]

The story had a beautiful ending: the rich man decided not to buy the piece of land….

Recently I saw an interesting ad about a rich man who wants to buy a prime piece of land, situated in the middle of a busy city. He visited a 20-year-old restaurant on the piece of land, asking the owner to sell her plot to him. Patrons of the restaurant are everyday citizens: delivery worker, […]

Voice your opinion

When an enterprise creates a culture where employees are free to voice their opinions, they can expect to improve by leaps and bounds. This is an enterprise that is forward thinking and prioritises innovation, that’s why they encourage a free flow of opinions. This inadvertently motivates their employees, showing that they are respected, and their […]

Stressed mind finds it hard to solve problems

I believe everyone is bound to meet the following scenario: A problem occurs. We wrack our brains, spend tireless nights only to arrive at no meaningful conclusion, and stress starts piling up. What should you do in this circumstance? Founder of Ford Motor Company Henry Ford says that every time he is faced with problems, […]

Happy Father’s Day!

F-fantastic, A-awesome, T-terrific, H-honorable, E-excellent, R-remarkable… Happy Father’s Day to all you wonderful dads out there!   浓情六月天,迎来父亲节。父亲养育我,认劳又认怨。父亲教导我,点滴记心间。父亲疼爱我,幸福不搁浅。父爱在身边,力量无穷添。 有一种身形无比伟岸,有一种情感重如泰山,有一种关爱含蓄内敛,有一种责任启后承前,这就是我们的父亲。 您总是把最深沉的爱,藏在默默凝望的眼里。虽然不言不语,但我总能感受到那份血浓于水的关爱。父亲节到了,祝全天下的父亲健康长寿!

The concepts of “self-doubt” and “persistence”.

The concepts of “self-doubt” and “persistence”. Some people wait their whole life for something, and get nothing. Some people do nothing, and had everything handed to them. If we compare ourselves to each other, we’ll only suffer in anger. We talk about making peace with our circumstances, but it’s not an easy thing to do. […]