ZaidMohamad.com

Articles

Celebrating our ‘new’ self

Hari Raya has always been synonymous with balik kampung. Many people are disappointed with the government ruling that no interstate travel will be allowed during this CMCO period. For some, it feels like Hari Raya has lost its meaning and glitter. But is it really true?

An emotional roller-coaster

While we’re still unsure of what the rest of 2020 will bring, we’re already assured of one thing. This Ramadan is different. However, it doesn’t mean that we can’t make the best of it.

Ramadan of a different kind

While we’re still unsure of what the rest of 2020 will bring, we’re already assured of one thing. This Ramadan is different. However, it doesn’t mean that we can’t make the best of it.

8 Fs of MCO

IT’s been almost a month since the government enforced the Movement Control Order (MCO). We’re almost there but the fight against Covid-19 will go on. In the meantime, let’s look at some unique experiences that we’ve experienced in the past few weeks. I’ve compiled them in an “eight F” format.

Learning in the 21st century

DESPITE it already being 20 years in the 21st century, many parents are still unaware of the shift on the academic front.

The term “21st-century skills” is no longer about “hard skills” such as writing, reading, maths or computing.

Instead, the emphasis is more on the “soft skills” such as etiquette, communication and listening, in addition to getting along with other people.

Walking The Talk

All these negative examples can only mean one thing – no matter how hard we advise our kids to behave or to think highly of others, they are absolutely meaningless when we ourselves fail to demonstrate those behaviours

Enforcement From Within

The true test of integrity is what we do when no one is looking. Teach that to your child, and he or she will have the chance of living a happy life, guided by a clear conscience. This can only happen if and when enforcement comes from within.