Author Archives: Lawrence Cheok

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Self-Worth and Your Income

The Truth Behind Your Self-Worth and Your Income

Recently I read an article on the taboo of comparing salaries. Depending on your cultural background and beliefs, you may or may not compare your salaries with your family and friends openly. However, most of us are interested to know … r


Starting a New Year with Death

Do you read the obituaries? I do. In fact, I do it very often. I have a habit of reading the obituaries. It’s weird, I know – it’s not a common past time for most people. Before you strike me … r

personal development

When to Quit and When to Stick

One recurring principle in personal development is perseverance — the ability to persist in an undertaking in spite of counterinfluences, opposition, or discouragement. This brings to mind Steve Job’s success story at Apple Inc: At 30, Steve Jobs was fired … r