• 2 Greatest Advices I Got This Year

    2012 is coming to a close. I have been thinking what would be the best way to sum up my blog with what has been going on, highlights, low lights, things I achieved, things I screwed up, badly etc.  I just thought might as well focus on best things I have learn this year.  So, I would like to share with you, 2 greatest advices I learn this year. Being a public relations practitioner, I sat in many media interviews, media conferences, questions and answers sessions, being a mediator, facilitator for clients, I picked up somethings which clients have shared with media as well as what they have spoke personally.…

  • Mac + Me, 1st Sharing in MacFest

    When Azul, one of the founding members of Malaysia Mac User Group, or better known as MyMUG, first contacted me about being one of the speaker for upcoming MyMUG MacFest, meeting for Mac users once every two months, I was surprised and honored, simply I am still a rather ‘green’ Mac user.  However, I accepted the suggestion and take it as an experience of a life time. I suggested to Azul maybe I could do a sharing on how I use Mac at work.  Thus that was how ‘Mac+Me’ came about. Sharing session comprises of how Mac could be used in an environment where most counterparts are Windows users. “Windows…

  • PAPA’s Bad PR (Bad Lobbyists)

    Sometimes, PR does good things for you, but sometimes it simply damages the credibility. The recent remark by Persatuan Agensi Pembantu Rumah Asing Malaysia (PAPA) makes the association in the news.  To be in the news could be a good thing as it allows the readers to know what is going on with the foreign maids issues and status.  However with the remarks such as Chinese wives have no faith in their husbands is simply unacceptable. PAPA should have learn or studied how other core association or corporations in US lobbied for their interest.  Creating an “issue” could be a good way, but going against one of the strong political…