Learning in Relationship

It’s been a busy month since I took on a new assignment. It’s reflection time.  Tasks are not challenging. I process them fast and multi-task efficiently. Serving customers is not a problem since I am well supported and appreciated by the external teams. The learning...

Team or Clique

Leaders might believe that they have a good team since team members get along and work together. They get their job done.   I used to listen to leaders’ experience of their team and coach them from their experience. Now, I often ask leaders to look deeper. What gives...

Old friends and great connection

13 of us got together in San Francisco last Sat. It’s been over 25+ years since we said goodbye to each other in college graduation in Taipei. We searched for the young men and women we knew behind the wrinkles and grey hairs. We connected right away since we were so...

Celebrate Life with My Friend Alan

I went to my friend Alan’s birthday party yesterday. He called it “Celebration for Life” party. Most of his family and friends got together in this beautify place “The Canal” next to Ballard Locks near Seattle. Locks provide a link for boats between the...