Category: Leadership

The Essence of Real Leadership

Humility is a virtue and personally I define a good leader by this trait. Humble leaders make the most effective leaders however it seems that the art of humility is overlooked in leadership programs nowadays. Humility consists of an awareness on how one views himself/herself, selfless teaching to others, and affirming his/her people’s strengths. These are three powerful traits of…

How To Communicate Effectively

One of the most difficult things to do is clearly communicate how we feel, what we need or even speak up in the first place. Here’s where ‘’communication-is-all-about-the-heart” clause matters. We all, at some point in our lives would find ourselves wanting to connect and be understood. We all can benefit from proper communication, when we improve our communication we…

Thoughts on Doctor Bashing

It took me a lot of guts and thought to write this entry, but you see lately I have been reading a lot, with so much disappointment, of doctor bashing on social media that it seems like it’s becoming a national trend. So just a disclaimer I’m a doctor myself and I’d like to take this chance to write about…

Facing Decisions

Decisions are always difficult, and never trivial. No matter what, choices will always be involved. I have always been fascinated by discernment in the process of making decisions – it involves a deeper sense of what you’ll be dwelling into. It is indeed divine to engage ourselves in discerning over “matters that matter” in our lives. These matters may involve…

The Challenge of Courage

No guts, no glory.  The word “courage” has common recurring words that make up its definition in dictionaries such as ones conceptualized by our ever-reliable Webster and Oxford – words such as fear, challenge, conviction, pain, anger – recurring words but one common verb which is “to overcome”. I write on courage today since it is something we seem to…

The Mantra of Courage

Sharing with you one of my favorite poems by Sylvia Kelly that speaks much on courage and determination. I will always read and go through this as a personal mantra that would sum up the difficulties and turmoils I have experienced in the past that led me to being “ME” again. It takes strength to be certain, It takes courage…

The Essence of Leadership

“In life and love, there are two cardinal sins. The first is to act without thought and the second is to not act at all.” ~Carl Icahn Move forward as a team minus the lift Let’s talk about life in the angle of Leadership. It is never an easy task. Leadership is a lonely crusade going uphill. The easy things…