Pananaw

Lessons Learned…and better practices

In my line of work, one important aspect of continuous improvement is outlining lessons learned.  This serves a variety of purposes: it streamlines operations by knowing what works, what doesn't and the probability of each of them happening; it serves as a template for other projects to avoid certain pitfalls...
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Lessons Learned…and better practices

Leadership in Rotary

I have been asked to share with you today some ideas on the topic of Leadership in Rotary. The interest in this particular topic seems to be inexhaustible among Rotarians. From the time we are admitted as members of Rotary, we are constantly reminded that one of the reasons we...
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Leadership in Rotary

The Pontiff’s Message of Hope

"You can have flaws, be anxious, and ever angry, but do not forget that your life is the greatest enterprise in the world. Only you can stop it from going bust. Many appreciate you, admire you and love you. Remember that to be happy is not to have a sky...
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The Pontiff’s Message of Hope

Rotarians’ Leadership Style

There is no doubt that we all share one commitment. This is our commitment to serve.  And this should come as no surprise. After all, our motto is “SERVICE ABOVE SELF”.  And our Object of Rotary reminds us that it is the IDEAL OF SERVICE that Rotary encourages and fosters in...
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Rotarians’ Leadership Style

My Rotary Club Involvement

Editors' note: Fray Jimmy has served the Rotary as Past Governor for Rotary International District 3830 and Past President of Rotary Club of Rizal West in the National Capital Region, Philippines One of the things I am often asked about is my involvement in Rotary. Why am I seen and heard doing...
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My Rotary Club Involvement

Train of Thoughts

I remembered a couple autumns ago when I was still living in Virginia, I received rather unexpectedly, one very good and priceless advice from a person I didn't even know. I haven't considered it a lesson learned though, for it only enhanced my own opinion of the matter, something which...
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Train of Thoughts