Honour Civility

  As mentioned in both our books The Leader,  The Teacher & You and Winning With Honour, you could be a CEO of a multinational corporation, a stay-at-home mother, an emergency room nurse, a primary school student, or the leader of a country. Regardless of your station in life, your life counts and you can choose to be a leader and make a positive impact in your own spheres of influence, no matter how small these spheres might be. And as you lead, may you…Continue Reading “Honour Civility”

38,808 primary school pupils received their Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) results yesterday morning, and many others students have received their year-end examination results in recent week. There would be students who are satisfied with their results as they have done better than expected, and others who feel like they have failed because they did not do as well as others. As mentioned in our earlier blog, we have to be a people who honour best efforts more than achievement. We have to stand by everyone…Continue Reading “Honour Best Efforts Over Achievement”

Happy Singles Day! On this special day that was popularized by Alibaba, find out what Alibaba’s founder, Mr Jack Ma, thinks about the virtue of Honour. This video was specially recorded for the Honour International Symposium, which was organised for Honour (Singapore) by the co-authors of The Leader, The Teacher & You and Winning with Honour. Video Credit: Honour International Symposium (https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=n1s8I2xREZs) _________________________________________________________________ Follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/WinningWithHonour www.facebook.com/TheLeaderTheTeacher Websites: www.WinningWithHonour.sg www.TheLeaderTheTeacher.com www.TheRightPerspective.com.sg www.TheLeaderTheTeacher.com l www.WinningWithHonour.sg #WinningwithHonour #TheLeaderTheTeacher #Honour #Honor #Winning#Win #LimSiongGuan #SGLim #JoanneHLim #JoanneLim#TheRightPerspective…Continue Reading “Happy Singles Day!”

The Role of Government

Brexit. The shock win of Donald Trump. In light of the political volatility of our times, it would be useful for us to review the role of the government and why it is important for the people to honour the government, and the government to honour the people. Below is an excerpt from page 225 – 229 of our second book, Winning with Honour, which addresses what is the role of government: “People get the government they deserve. The job of the government is to…Continue Reading “The Role of Government”

The Peak Power List 2016

One of the authors of Winning with Honour and The Leader, The Teacher & You was recognised by The Peak Singapore for his efforts to highlight the need for honour and “other-centred” living for the continued survival and success of Singapore. Lim Siong Guan told The Peak Singapore: “Many Singaporeans yearn for the ‘kampung spirit’ because it sounds nice. They want their neighbours to look out for them but don’t realise their neighbours are waiting for the same thing, so who’s going to start?” The…Continue Reading “The Peak Power List 2016”

The Leading Foundation Teacher Awards 2016

The third batch of winners for “The Leading Foundation Teacher Award” received their awards on Monday, 17 October 2016. Heartiest congratulations to the following early childhood, special needs, and allied educators for Winning with Honour by going the extra mile for their students: Ms Zahira Bte Surian (Early Childhood Educator, PCF Sparkletots Preschool @ Punggol East Block 103) Ms Parvinjit Kaur Toor (Early Childhood Educator, PCF Sparkletots Preschool @ Woodlands Blk 677) Mr Mark Kuo (Special Needs Educator, APSN Tanglin Special Education School) Mr Jeyaram…Continue Reading “The Leading Foundation Teacher Awards 2016”

Honour Others for a Satisfied Life

The Straits Times published an article today on how 150,000 Thais gathered outside Bangkok’s Grand Palace yesterday to sing the royal anthem, alongside a 100-piece orchestra and professional choir, to show their devotion to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who passed away on 13 October after a 70 year reign. You can read the article here and view a video by Reuters here. Throughout his long reign, King Bhumibol worked tirelessly to increase the well-being of the Thai people, and by doing so, he earned not…Continue Reading “Honour Others for a Satisfied Life”

Honour Best Efforts over Grades

It is now the year-end school examination period in Singapore, and many children and students are facing examination stress. You might like to refer to this Straits Times article to get some tips on how to help your child deal with exam stress. As you help your child with their examinations, we hope that you will take inspiration from this letter that The Heritage School in Kolkata posted on their Facebook page, and remember that grades do not define your child or your child’s future….Continue Reading “Honour Best Efforts over Grades”

Let’s THINK

Nathan Hartono did Singapore proud by coming in second in the immensely popular the Chinese television singing content, “Sing! China”, last Friday. Prior to the finals that were held at Beijing’s National Stadium, Nathan had stated in an online interview: “If I win, I will rent a fleet of Milo vans and treat everybody to Milo peng (iced Milo).” According to this Straits Times article, Nestle, which carries the Milo beverage, responded on its Facebook page: “Nathan, win or lose, Milo will support you all…Continue Reading “Let’s THINK”

Congratulations to Ms Jenny Tan of Little Village and Ms Babe Chen of Rainbow Centre, Singapore, two recipients of The Leading Foundation Teacher Award (LFTA) in 2015, for being featured in The New Age Parents,  a parenting magazine and resource site for Parents of Preschoolers and Parents to be. You can read about the impact that Jenny and Babe are making in the lives of their students here: http://thenewageparents.com/interview-with-leading-foundat…/ The Leading Foundation Teacher Awards recognizes excellent early childhood and special needs education teachers who have made a positive impact in the…Continue Reading “The Leading Foundation Teaching Award recipients featured in “The New Age Parents””