Adult Learning Symposium (ALS) 2018 took place at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore on 1 - 2 November. Here are the highlights.
How do you convince someone who believes in a system irrationally?
One day, Nolan was touring the ground to check on his operators. When one of them showed him that the inventory was low, Nolan proclaimed that ensuring the supplies was sufficient was not part of his main portfolio, even though he was the only one in the company doing it.
Companies exist not to fulfill employee's dreams, but to offer customers some value. As long as we're playing the role of an employee, the only certain thing we can derive from the work is the remuneration that is stated in the contract or law. Job satisfaction is not part of the package.
If you think the young employees are good "champions" for your newly implemented social media tools in the office, think twice.
Always be aware when you hear that a trainer is "nice", because if the trainer is good, people will not resort to the adjective "nice".
A bird was trying to get out of the building.
Sometimes, inaction is the best action.
5 ways to stay relevant in the new age of work environment.
In the middle of March 2016, I went on a trip to London, but ended holed up in my hotel room nursing an illness. In the midst of boredom, I started to watch Ted talks on youtube. One of the talks, "Your Personality and Your Brain " by Scott Schwefel, was so thought-inspiring that I [...]