Lessons to learn from Houston's life
The news of Whitney Houston's death shocked the world. Many guys born in the 1990s, like me, did not realise how popular Houston was at her peak, but had heard her name and her famous song I Will Always Love You.Tuesday, 28 February, 2012, 12:00am
Good presentation skills are vital
Hongkongers are becoming more and more aware of the importance of good presentation skills as the city's international reputation continues to grow.
There are many things we can do to ensure we make an impact. Here are a few examples.25 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
The power of positive thinking
We all have to do things we do not enjoy, but what matters is how we approach those tasks.
Some people choose to deal with their problems by ignoring them or by thinking negatively. Others face their difficulties with a positive attitude.
What about you? I always try to maintain an optimistic attitude and do my best.21 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
Adults always want children to understand the importance of inner beauty. So, they create fairy tales telling us not to emphasise what a person looks like, but how their actions reflect the sort of person they are.
But society still promotes the idea that outer beauty is more important.14 Feb 2008 - 12:00am
In our society, beauty gives us many advantages, such as having a good social life, making friends and getting a job or a promotion.
Good-looking boys and girls give people a good impression, and they get all the advantages.30 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
When we were young, our parents told us not to cry - they wanted us to be brave when faced with a problem.
Although I used to shed tears over little things, as I grew up I realised that crying was childish.
But I also learned that when I'm sad, I shouldn't hide my emotions.16 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
Do people really need dreams?
Everyone has different dreams. As people age, their needs change.
When they are still children, they only need food and care from their parents.
After they grow up to be teenagers, they will have idols, and spend their free time enjoying many different kinds of entertainment.16 Oct 2007 - 12:00am
Friends are very important
Do you have friends? I think friends are very essential to life. If you don't have many friends, I recommend you take action right now. If you don't, you will regret it forever.
If we are upset or frustrated, we can ask our friends for help. They will never refuse our request.8 Oct 2007 - 12:00am