Anti-immigrant– My take on the recent Malaysian HR ‘policy’ on non-Malaysian cooks

I was responding to a video by Project Nightfall. Please watch the video FIRST to gain the context of where I am coming from with this post. Malaysia is not falling behind too... discriminaton against cooks who are not Malaysians...?? Wow, what a criteria/ 'tool' for selecting and hiring. I suppose they failed to research... Continue Reading →

Eid Mubarak 2018

Hope its not too late for this ! Selamat Hari Raya, Maaf Zahir dan Batin !! Its 2018, and I seriously do wonder how many of us from the blogscene circa 2002, 2003 are still blogging, and still reading/following blogs. For all I know, I will be forever be writing, else where if not here.... Continue Reading →

Caught in a sandstorm: An analogy

When you realise you're losing the rein as the horse gallops into the sand storm and unable to tell if you're running towards the enemy or turning back to the comfort of the familiar. . what would you do..? 1) Halt and look for shelter 2) Turn Hidalgo around to the suspected right direction and... Continue Reading →

Why I Don’t Need a Live-in Helper

Strange it is we go to the extend of justifying the fact we don't need a full-time live in helper. That's the fact. Social cues do put pressure to families (moms especially) as they are so used to do house chores, have a routine and don't have to worry of her AND his comfort to... Continue Reading →

911 – Wyclef Jean feat. Mary J. Blige

\ Pix credit:  Virtual fist pump if you are listening to this in 2018 🙂 [Wyclef] Yo, what up, this Wyclef with Mary J. I serenade the girls with my accoustic guitar You know what I'm sayin'? Yo, fellas havin' problems with the chicks? I want you right now to turn the lights down low... Continue Reading →

Walking Blind – Aidan Hawken and Carina Round

Sing-a-long now guys and gals.. just discovered this song while watching Netflix !   Don't tell me the truth Tell me that it didn't happen There's been a mistake There's been a misunderstanding Dirty your hands Tearing my heart into pieces If this is the end Then we whisper the wind and release it (chorus)... Continue Reading →

What’s the cost of an ‘impression’? A note to Gen-Xs.

If you are an observant person, or would like to be more observant on your IG posting reactions (its a reality check), take the number of Likes (in the photos with most likes in your IG), and divide it with the number of followers which you have. Times by 100. That's the percentage of people... Continue Reading →

Semoga tenang di sana semuanya..

Assalamualaikum and greetings ! I don't remember blogging the past couple of absolutely crazy months. I am still in the busy period (doesn't stop does it?).. and still have 2 more assignments to complete. Outstation next week, so lets hope for the best.  To you guys too who are taking time to read my blog.... Continue Reading →

Standard Chartered Kuala Lumpur Marathon Earns Industry Accolades

STANDARD CHARTERED KL MARATHON EARNS INDUSTRY ACCOLADES Malaysia’s Premier Running Event Bags Two Gold SPIA Asia Awards   Bangkok, November 2017: The Standard Chartered KL Marathon (SCKLM) cemented its pre-eminent position as the premier running event in the country by clinching Gold in two categories at the annual SPIA Asia event (Asia’s Sports Industry Awards... Continue Reading →

‘Senyum-lah !’

  Budaya Malaysia sinonim dengan 2 perkara ini 1) berbilang kaum (mesej tersirat: unik, aman dan toleransi) 2) peramah (mesej tersirat: mudah menyapa, tidak sombong, ingin berdamai/ berkawan/ mengenali Jika diamati kedua interpretasi di atas dan dihubungkan ia dengan pengalaman diri anda sendiri, kebarangkaliannya, anda cukup faham dan sudah menyelami budaya ini sekian lama nya.... Continue Reading →

Mufti Menk : On travelling, missing a train and meeting someone (A transcription)

(Transcription for MuftiMenkOfficial Instagram Live recording on 30th October 2017 by missjewelz)   =TRANSCRIPTION BEGINS HERE= Mufti Menk:  Assalamualaikumwarahmatullahiwabarkatuh my brothers and sisters. I want to share with you something  very interesting. Sometimes and we always say this..when Allah S.W.T. wants you to be in a specific place,at a specific time for a specific reason,... Continue Reading →

Physical&mental health series Pt1 :Want to relax your mind and body? Read this (right to the end)

Give this piece its due fair share and hang on right to the end as it does cut across careers, geographical and cultural demography, religion, generations and stress-levels. Whether you are a housewife, a father, business owner, student or a successful/aspiring executive, or even an artist trying to make it big.. this article will provide... Continue Reading →

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