5 things that I’ve learnt that enriched my experience

I read an interesting article on "Libraries have a People Problem" written by Jill Hurst-Wahl. I do agree with her opinions and her suggestions on job swapping/rotation as well as doing the same thingy for long periods. I felt the need to move out of my comfort zone - to learn more about myself and … Continue reading 5 things that I’ve learnt that enriched my experience

5 things I love about Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Snorkeling - Immerse in the beautiful sea and see the coralsSeafoodMount Kinabalu, Kinabalu Park, and Tea PlantationsSouvenirsFriendly locals More pictures here Just returned from a fantastic trip to Kota Kinabalu with my family. We had an enjoyable time there. One of the highlights of our tour would be the Boat trip. I booked a local … Continue reading 5 things I love about Kota Kinabalu, Sabah

Expat Life Survival Guide 1: Doing research

I recalled the 'euphoria' of landing the job - as an expat librarian in the Middle -East. I remembered sharing this with my wife, and she reminded me that it was kind of long overdue - apparently, she had wanted us to move abroad after getting married. Well, better late than never.Back to the topic. … Continue reading Expat Life Survival Guide 1: Doing research

Blast from the past 1: Jeddah Corniche circ 2009

Been some time since I've posted.  Well, to kick things off, I've decided to share some of the travel photos during my time abroad.  I've decided to start off with pictures that were taken of Jeddah corniche taken in 2009. This was just after I've just arrived in KSA. Now, the place has been transformed … Continue reading Blast from the past 1: Jeddah Corniche circ 2009