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Learning for Life

Despite formal education technically culminating in graduation from high school or university, in my quarter of a century, I have learned that life is a constant quest of learning, change and self-improvement. At the risk of sounding morbid, it’s your funeral that is the ultimate graduation – from life! Life is a journey in understanding more about oneself and about the world, while making meaningful steps towards becoming a better-rounded person. While it would be ideal for formal education to teach ‘life skills’ such as change management, resilience and positive psychology, the reality is that this is rarely the case. Therefore, it’s up to each individual to seek and pursue opportunities for learning and for growth. Stay hungry for opportunities and be foolish enough to make mistakes along the way; for a mistake is just another learning opportunity.

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