Graduation is More than Having Graduated #1

“Sometimes you find out what you are supposed to be doing by doing the things you are not supposed to do.” – Oprah Winfrey to Howard University, 2007

Leaving university. What’s next?

Less than a month ago, I received my diploma at the university commencement day. Best day of my life? May be. I graduated 3 months before the commencement. And I was stuck in 3 things along that period: Continue reading

Looking for “the Fit”?

Hello again. It’s been a busy week and I posted nothing on this blog.

Wearing your best outfit can be a usual thing to do when you’re going to attend a party or a formal event. Get your outfit done by a tailor might be nice (and expensive, of course) because you will have your own design, your own color, and your own size. The size. It can be a problem when you have a “special” body size and you don’t have enough money to have your shirts or suits or dresses done by a tailor. Especially for Indonesians who want to buy international-branded clothes. Continue reading

Knowledge and Fun at The Same Time

Which of these do you agree with?

  • Intelligence is fixed at birth.
  • Some people are creative, others aren’t.
  • You can become a world-class expert through enough practice, whatever your starting point.
  • You can change your personality.

That was a pop quiz from How to Change Your Mindset for Growth by Ali Luke. Whatever your answer is, it reflects how your mindset is, whether you have a fixed mindset or a growth mindset. If you agree with the first two statements, you’re coming from a fixed mindset, otherwise you’ve got a growth mindset. Continue reading