MALAYSIA: The Best Sights, Destinations, and Experiences (ASEAN Travel)

A melting pot of thriving culture, gorgeous landscapes, filled with everything from islands to beaches to major metropolises, Malaysia is the throbbing force in the heart of South East Asia. A popular honeymoon and holiday destination, there’s lots to do and discover here, for both the laid-back traveler and the adventurous explorer Malaysia: At a […]

Consequences of Organizational Commitment Level for Individual Employees and an Organization

Like various social groups at different times throughout history, organizations and corporations developed distinctive cultures. Organizational culture is the entirety of socially transmitted behavior patterns that are typical of a particular organization or a company. Organizational culture encompasses the structure of the organization and the roles within it, the leadership style, the prevailing values, norms, […]

The Guru-Shishya Parampara: Oral Tradition of Education in India

Verse 5 of the Advayataraka Upanishad states, The syllable gu means shadows (darkness) The syllable ru, he who disperses them. Because of his power to disperse darkness the guru is thus named. Essentially, a guru is someone who leads the student from the darkness of ignorance into the light of knowledge. Although this characterization is […]

BRUNEI: The Best Sights, Destinations, and Experiences (ASEAN Travel)

Rich in oil, yet oozing with unspoilt charm, Brunei is too often dismissed by travelers. Nestled between the Malaysian states of Sarawak and Sabah, Brunei is almost entirely covered by pristine tropical rainforest with vibrant cultural landscapes that’s just waiting to be explored Brunei: At a Glance Capital: Bandar Seri Begawan Currency: BND/Brunei Dollar (1 […]

Warren Buffett, the Mattress Salesman at Nebraska Furniture Mart

One of the traditions at the Berkshire Hathaway annual meetings is an hour-long light-hearted movie show. In fact, the “movie” is a collection of video clips some of which showcase commerials and skits from Berkshire Hathaway’s vast array of businesses, some featuring Buffett-comedy, surprise celebrity features, and so on, often to wild laughter among the […]