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He planted another bomb under our feet last week. It was titled: ” Should Google hire Harold Crick? “.  To avoid hearing the sizzling sound from the burning of the bomb fuse, I have yet again to submit a short write-up about Google and Harold.And why are we, students. risking our lives and running across…

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Week #7 (30 September): Should all managers wear Prada? Tell me, would you like to have a boss who behaves exactly like Miranda Priestly in the movie? Are you thankful that you did not have a boss who attach the devil’s fangs under her shoes. All managers should not wear Prada because some are not…

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Quote of the day : ” Don’t expect students to do summaries anymore. Welcome to the twitter age. Encourage your students to tweet a sticky phrase.”- Deenise Here is what I would tweet about : In two hours, I learn two valuable lessons about how to make your brain shake. Ideas Generation Workshop organised by…

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Breakfast Recipe #2: Cheesy Cinnamon Croissant

Toss a chunk of Philadelphia cream cheese into a bowl Mix a spoonful of fresh milk Throw in a teaspoon of cinnamon powder And a a teaspoon of brown sugar ( cinnamon sugar) Mix to form cinnamon cream cheese Cut thin strips of cheese ( from square cheese slices) Lay them over thinly-crisp croissants Drizzle…

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Breakfast Recipe #1: Apple Cinnamon Toast

I love breakfast. A beautiful day starts with a warm and hearty breakfast with loads of grains,oats, and yogurt. The best breakfast I had was in Grenoble, a town near Lyon in France. It was one of those small and old French-styled cafe, furnished with sturdy wooden tables and chairs. On the breakfast table, there…

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Before – Being truly Singaporean – Engross in reading Science and Maths textbooks – Suffering from travel and motion sickness – Enjoy being trapped in a tiny shell of the snail – Had never thought of working or living abroad – Living in a small,small world – Dreamt of being a biologist – Being whacked…

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This week, Professor David had managed to keep our mouths wide opened during lesson when he showed us a video on how Google treat its co-workers. It showed us how Google’s offices were transformed into work playgrounds with almost everything under one roof.However, this year, Google has been over taken by SAS Corporation, software company…

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The good eggs,bad eggs and cooked eggs.

Should organizations “rank-and-yank”? This was a question assigned to us by Prof David Lehman for MNO1001 module. We were asked to do a short write-up on wheter organisations should or should not employ the rank-and-yank system. In the rank-and-yank system, the work performances  of employees are rated and the bottom 10% of the employees who…

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Congratulations! Today is your day. You’re off to Great Places! You’re off and away! You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose. You’re on your own.And you know what you know. And YOU are the guy who’ll decide where to go. – Dr.Seuss’s…

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The Pearl of Shanghai

Even as the night falls into darkness,the flame of the candle still glows brightly against the backdrop. Only such beauty can capture its own reflection. His painting was part of the nature and the nature was a part of him.It becomes a masterpiece when you can’t tell where his brush strokes ends. Korea Pavilion. Shanhainese…

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