Self-confidence is overrated. It’s super unreliable. Just when you need it the most, like when shit hits the fan, Mr. self-confidence is nowhere to be found. So what do you do?
Kodawari, the pursuit of perfection, is embedded in the Japanese psyche and culture. Filipinos should learn kodawari if we want to make considerable improvement in our lives.
If you are stuck indoor and start to feel bored, there are many fun things you can actually do to be productive and to improve on yourself. Trust me, I’m an introvert. By the time this lockdown/shelter-in-place is over, you’ll be ready to conquer the world with your new skills and confidence.
A Filipino immigrant has many obstacle to overcome. In her desire to succeed in life, she will try to tackle all these obstacles all at once. A Filipino immigrant also has many dreams and desires. In his pursuit of those dreams, he will try to pursue them all at once. That, I think, is where the challenge lies with setting goals and making a New Year’s resolution. We have the tendency to attack on all fronts. We go in many directions.
You might have struggled last year, or maybe achieved the goals you’ve set, but there’s always room to improve. There are many ways to become a more productive Filipino! Ang …