Learning now takes place anytime and anywhere. I have three kids in primary school and they are absorbing large amounts of content through channels like YouTube everyday, and kids just like them are making some of those videos. It hints at the future possibilities of learning.
This is my 10th year in recruitment. I love the work and people. I love the impact it creates for them. And I still feel like an amateur sometimes,
By Samantha Chin
During last Friday night’s drinks, our “GTD” (Getting-Things-Done) maestro Eileen and I were talking about our shared weakness of buying things and not using them, particularly clothes. She described how, as a person who prefers muted colours, her friend got her to buy something vibrant – a floral dress with cut-offs at the waist. That dress remained in her cupboard collecting dust.
Christmas lights are up on Orchard Road and the shops are playing my favourite (and not so favourite) Christmas songs. January feels like just yesterday, where has the year gone?
For ten days in October 2015, I was locked in a compound in the remote mountains south of Jakarta, Indonesia. They allocated me to a private cell, less lucky ones had to share.