“It’s okay not to be okay” – 2020 in 6 words!

Like many others, I’ve spent the past months thinking over scenarios that were previously considered unnecessary. But the most gut-wrenching moment I’ve faced, by far, is to hear that my dad, who is 10,000 kms away, has gone back into ICU (as at December 2020) and could potentially not come out…and trying to travel toContinue reading ““It’s okay not to be okay” – 2020 in 6 words!”

Worst Pandemics in History – Where does COVID-19 rank at present?

Note: the below piece is based on a 60-minute research of publically available information and is not my personal opinion regarding the importance or impact of any one particular pandemic. The Spanish flu pandemic of 1918 is thought to have infected 500 million people globally, or about 27% of the world’s population. The death tollContinue reading “Worst Pandemics in History – Where does COVID-19 rank at present?”

Six ways to pivot your career in a time of uncertainty

A few months ago, I made a temporary career pivot. Others may call it a major career change, but I respectfully disagree. My reasoning lies in the definition between the two. To pivot, for example, means to turn or rotate. A change, on the other hand, means to be different, to transform. In others otherContinue reading “Six ways to pivot your career in a time of uncertainty”