The Sum of Success: IQ + Creativity + Practical Intelligence

The Sum of Success: IQ + Creativity + Practical Intelligence

by Dr Shen Li Lee In Brain Rules for Baby, John Medina quoted The Journal of Happiness Studies which stated that “People who make more than $5 million a year are not appreciably happier than those who make $100,000 a year”. “Money only increases happiness only when it...
Raising a Generation of Socially Responsible Youth

Raising a Generation of Socially Responsible Youth

by Focus on the Family /Samantha Chin   Every now and then, stories of youths making a difference in the community are featured in the newspapers, like the recent story about a high-performing A-Level student who made time to volunteer despite juggling school and...
5 Ways To Get Your Kids Closer To You

5 Ways To Get Your Kids Closer To You

by Gee Sany 1. Show RESPECT. Understand that your child is tired from a whole day at school and they are probably missing you too, sometimes even without them realising it. If you have toddlers, there are days that they may seek your attention in the most ridiculous...
Sorry, I brought You into this World

Sorry, I brought You into this World

by Dean Yap Sorry. Sometimes, I really feel sorry bringing you to this world. This world is growing smaller. Strangers link to strangers easily. It is easy to converse without knowing a person, without any personal relationship. I guess that is why many are nonchalant...
Raising Socially Competent Kids

Raising Socially Competent Kids

by Focus on the Family / Judith Xavier   What is EQ and why is it important? For decades now, well-meaning parents have focused their efforts on building and nurturing their children’s intelligence quotient (IQ), believing it to be a prerequisite to successful lives....