Tag Archives: Success

HAS SINGAPORE PROSPERED UNDER LEE KUAN YEW?

We’ve heard of how Old Lee crafted Singapore into the nation it is today, building a propsrous city despite the odds stacked against us ever making it. We’ve also heard tales of his ruthless streak, and alleged human rights abuses such as the unfair detention of supposed dissidents using the Internal Security Act as a guise. The biggest question when looking back at the life of this man and his contributions remains: Would Singapore be better without Lee Kuan Yew at the helm?

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UOL PRIVATE DEGREE GRADUATE: THIS IS HOW I BECAME SUCCESSFUL IN SINGAPORE

Don't limit your career choices. It doesn't mean you have to work in an bank just because you have a degree in banking. It might sound cliched, but life truly is like a box of chocolates - you never know what you're gonna get. If you are young, forget about the mere pittance of a salary you will get at this stage. Focus on learning and acquiring skills. Live below your means, and yet be generous to others. Treat everyone with sincerity and respect, even those you hate. When you have acquired the right skill sets, don't worry about getting jobs. The jobs will come to you.

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GOH CHOK TONG: PEOPLE & GOVERNMENT MUST BOND WELL FOR SINGAPORE TO SUCCEED

Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong on Saturday (Aug 16) raised concerns about the relationship between the people and the government. Speaking a day ahead of the Prime Minister's National Day Rally, Mr Goh stressed that good bonding between both sides is a critical factor for a country's success. But he is also worried this bond "is being loosened" in Singapore.

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CHC PASTOR KONG HEE: MY WIFE’S CONCERTS WERE A HUGE SUCCESS

During the ensuing trial of Kong Hee and 5 other CHC leaders yesterday (11 Aug), Kong Hee told the court that the controversial Crossover Project had the backing of an “overwhelming majority” of the CHC congregation. He also described how his wife Sun Ho’s pop albums and concerts were used as an “effective evangelistic tool”, helping to triple the size of its congregation at one point, he said.

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