ETP implementation in full swing; it’s a marathon not a sprint, says chief. Two years since the pledge from the government to turn Malaysia into a high income nation by 2020, Pemandu is reporting that the Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) is well on target. Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department and CEO of Pemandu, Senator … Read moreThe very long run
“Growing old isn’t for sissies,” my mentor, Maryann Smith, told me years ago, as she cared for her ailing husband in Canada. When we met, Maryann was in her mid-seventies. She had just finished co-writing (with her daughter) an award-winning children’s book. I’ve seen her play tennis with opponents thirty years younger than her – … Read moreOn growing old
Clearly much work needs to be done to achieve the ambitious target of growing our services contribution to GDP from 55% today to 65% or more by 2020. Shaifubahrim Saleh, the President of the newly established Malaysian Service Providers Confederation shares an update of what is going on from where he sits. With seven million … Read moreServices sector response to liberalisation.
There are critical moments in life when you need to persuade someone big-time. Maybe you’re interviewing for a dream job. Maybe you’re pitching for a mind-blowing contract. Or maybe you’re a three-year-old company, like Love on Wheels, trying to persuade the government to create a whole new industry called “mobile healthcare.” How do you enlist … Read moreThe Art of Big-Time Persuasion
Mohan Kumar in his office Mr Mohan Kumar Mohan Kumar during a briefing session with the staff. Mohan Kumar and Doctor Premala during a corporate meeting. Mohan Kumar addressing the staff at a briefing. Training session in progress at the Love on Wheels facility. Nurses in discussion. Dr … Read moreLove on Wheels (In Pictures)