For the last ten years, I’ve been given many tips on being a good leader by my bosses, new and old, from readings and from mere observations. One tip I received was from a former COO, RD Najar, who advised me to “Always praise in public and reprimand in private.” I love this advice.
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MAN VS. WILD
Brave it out in tough leather, exaggerated silhouettes and unorthodox textures
Another month, another form of community quarantine. We’ll spare you the adjectives, because what it really is, is limbo.
I’ve been an employee and a business owner for nearly two decades now and during one of the long nights of 2020, I asked myself, “What kind of leader do I want to be?” This is a question that can easily be answered by, “I want to be a good leader.” But the truth is, it is so difficult to even come close to good. You see, many if not all of our jobs is a business, a business that has to keep spending at bay, one that has to increase profits year over year, and one that has to keep workers happy and motivated. Those things are polar opposites of one another and to find the perfect middle is challenging. For months, I’ve mulled over my own question and I think I’ve found the answer. I want to be that leader that inspires personal growth.
BRIDGING THE NEW WORLD
Mike Lagman is laying out a bluepr int where no man is left behind
THE ANATOMY OF IDE FABIO
FROM SUPERMODEL TO SUPER DAD
IN THE MORNING
How do you look at your mornings? Whether you jump out of bed at the first crack of light or slump around your sheets in existential dread, there is not one that stands to be better than the other.
BREAKING BARRIERS WITH TIKTOK
The man behind #HatolNiRoman imparts his insights on going viral on TikTok, the Philippine legal system, and being better citizens
PURE AND SIMPLE
Louis Vuitton’s FW ‘21 takes on the dual role of tourist and purist
Two months ago, I was announced as the head of One Mega Group, a position previously held by our late Founder, Sari Yap, and then our current Chairman, Archie Carasco. Full disclosure, I knew about this announcement six months ago at the height of the pandemic. When I was told, I laughed. I wasn’t sure if it was a nervous laughter, an amused chuckle or both. I honestly thought it was a prank that would be revealed seconds later, but it wasn’t.
MONSTERS, DREAMS, AND THAT GOOD OL' MOVIE MAGIC:
THE SHORT PERSONAL HISTORY OF LEEROY NEW
Hints of Spring
Readers photograph birds in thawing backyards and parks.
Having mastered Guitar Hero, Yasmin Williams turned her attention to the real deal and became a lap-tapping superhero in her own right for a new generation of players.
NCIS Season Eight
Midway through Season 8, Gibbs (Mark Harmon, above) began a new woodworking project in his basement.
LONE STAR Mojo
Sue Foley brings swagger, sweetness and bite to the bold and unfiltered Pinky's Blues.
SEASON PREMIERE Sunday, Jan. 2, 8/7c, Discovery
70 YEARS AND COUNTING
The .222 Remington is Not Old Yet
SURVIVAL SCHOOL INSIDER
RANDALL'S ADVENTURE & TRAINING OFFERS HARDCORE LESSONS FOR ULTIMATE CHALLENGES.
GET BACK HOME
ARE YOU PREPARED TO HEAD OUT ON FOOT IF YOUR VEHICLE BREAKS DOWN?
TYSON'S KILLER SEX SESSIONS!
FORMER heavyweight champ Mike Tyson's chauffeur claims the convicted rapist bedded women immediately before fights to drain his rage and avoid killing opponents in the ring.
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