‘The Last Dance’ was a gift to us, with wonderful lessons weaved into it – of sacrifice, of frustrations, of trials and triumphs, of leadership, of love, of life itself. You want to succeed in life? Be like Mike.
In business, to succeed—let alone be the best—companies need teams that think the same way as Jordan. They need players that aren’t afraid of being pushed and challenged, and that don’t back down when the going gets tough.
The government is getting its act together. Admittedly, no country was prepared for this kind of attack. Each country tried to deal with it their own way. The Philippines, despite its constraints, was able to react relatively better.Let’s continue to help our government as it tackles this deadly pandemic.
The extensive military training I got from my previous life has helped me adjust to the restrictions and rules imposed without so much of a hoot. All I have to do is think of the 1-year of plebe training in the Academy and the month-long ‘confinement-to-quarters’ suddenly looks bite-size. I think of the Ranger training in Tanay, and the sparse rations and supplies look puny. I remember the taps and reveille bugle calls, and the curfew restrictions seem right out of the ordinary.
When the going gets tough, the tough get going. here’s a story of a guy who is semi-retired, who decides to make a big detour and take the rough ride under these difficult times.
Remembering the Mamasapano. Let us not forget, and let us learn the lessons from the Mamasapano Massacre.