“How come you don’t play any music instruments?”, asked by one of my teammates in a car ride to Dubai’s DXB airport a few days ago. The short answer to his question is that, “I used to, but stopped after moving to the US.” Many people, who have known me, may not know that… Continue reading Be resilient. Be Hopeful.
I just wrapped up teaching 2 workshops in Dubai and Doha, and I couldn’t be more grateful for the opportunity to share my tools with those who attended the workshops. Many people asked me why I am so motivated to teach mindfulness and professional coaching to others. My answer simply is that , “I… Continue reading Start Where You Are, Do What you Can
Ever since I was a child, I have loved flying. Experiencing an airplane taking off from the runway and marching into the sky is my favorite moment of any travel. Plus, the feeling of gazing the cloud in the sky gives me a sense of present moment and stillness. I fly every week for work,… Continue reading Minimalist Guide for Business Travel Packing
I like Greece, a country filled with so much history, beauty, culture, and kindness. The unemployment rate in Greece is at 23%. On the street of Athens, it’s not hard to spot economical stress in people’s eyes. Yet, it’s also not hard to feel Greek people’s determinations and passions for what they do for living,… Continue reading Do what you love for living
Since 2015, I have taken on 2 female mentees in Qatar and UAE. And, I have to say that my mentees teach me so much, and I love their bluntness and their willingness to better themselves. One of my mentees recently asked me how to improve her time management, as she is going through heavy… Continue reading How to Manage Your Time
I just finished 2.5 weeks of leadership trainings in the US. To many, an opportunity of being at GE’s Crotonville Leadership Training Center is incredibly rewarding. To me, the experience is a great moment to get to know myself at a deeper level, and prioritize what is truly important in life. Each of participants at… Continue reading Learn about Ourselves