Tag: leadership lessons

13 Things I’ve Learned From Philip Yeo

October 22nd, 2017   •   2 comments   

Philip Yeo in Office

Courtesy of Mothership.sg (photo by Chiew Teng)

Maverick civil servant. Creator of hundreds of thousands of jobs. Iconoclastic foreign investment czar.

Former Chairman of the Economic Development Board (EDB) and A*STAR (Agency for Science, Technology and Research), and current chairman of SPRING Singapore, Philip Yeo is a legendary leader par none.
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The 12 Leadership Principles of Jesus

December 24th, 2012   •   no comments   

Nativity of Jesus
The Nativity Cusco School from Brooklyn Museum (source: Wikimedia Commons)

Christmas is a most wonderful time of the year.

For some, it is a time of feasting, partying and making merry. 
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Leadership Lessons from the Sinking of the Titanic

April 25th, 2012   •   1 comment   

Leadership Lessons in Titanic Sinking
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Considered the finest vessel of her time, the RMS Titanic was known as a “Ship of Dreams”. Designed and built with care by an army of engineers, ship builders and workers, she was the largest ocean liner afloat during her time.

Her sinking a century ago on 15 April 2012 left an indelible mark in the collective consciousness of millions around the world. More than 1,500 perished in the freezing North Atlantic arctic waters, dragged down to the icy bottom after hours of struggling fatigue. 
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