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我为企业生命的想法, 工作与生活的平衡或缺乏等.

American School Shooting

Another day, another American school shooting. The predictable aftermath will bethoughts and prayers” (although people use different words now because of the current climate of skepticism), another pointless debate over gun laws, and a few “never agains” and “never forgets”. Instead of those exercises in futility, I thought I would write about some other curious aspects of America’s deadly romance with guns.

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当你的孩子和你一样大,,en,我妈常说,当你的孩子是一样大的你,,en,你必须尊重地对待他们,,en,她居然说的是,你必须用尊重的形式来解决这些问题,,en,这不作任何英语的意义,,en,但可以在印地文或法文工作,,en,它的工作诗意以及马拉雅拉姆语,,en,我想起了智慧这个产妇珍珠最近,当我在看电影与我的儿子,,en

My mom used to say that when your child is as big as you, you have to treat them with respect. What she actually said was that you had to address them using a respectful form of “you,” which doesn’t make any sense in English, but may work in Hindi or French. It worked poetically well in Malayalam. I was reminded of this maternal pearl of wisdom recently when I was watching a movie with my son.

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Contradictions

Life is full of contradictions.

I am attending a research retreat on mindfulness and contemplative practices at the beautiful Garrison Institute. I am learning a lot of interesting things, and meeting a lot of like-minded and excellent people – the kind of people with whom I could have deep conversation about the unreal nature of reality, unlike most people from other walks of life would politely and tactfully excuse themselves when I get a bit unreal.

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An Instructional Experience

I just finished my first term as a professor at Singapore Management University. I taught an undergraduate course called Computer as an Analysis Tool, which is on business modelling and data-driven decision support. I had about 130 学生, in three sections of three classroom hours each per week. I have to say the whole thing was a very enriching experience. 当然, the reasons behind this statement will be expounded on, theorized and hypothesized – this is Unreal Blog, 毕竟.

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Twilight Years

At some point in our life, we come to accept the fact we are closer to death than life. What lies ahead is definitely less significant than what is left behind. These are the twilight years, and I have come to accept them. With darkness descending over the horizons, and the long shadows of misspent years and evaded human conditions slithering all around me, I peer into the void, into an eternity of silence and dreamlessness. 这是 almost time.

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