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Discover: Living Bridges

Nov 09, 12 Discover: Living Bridges

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The Root Bridges of Cherrapunji, found in the Cherrapunji rainforests of Meghalaya, India, are woven from the roots of living rubber trees. Taking ten to fifteen years to become fully functional, some of the root bridges are over a hundred feet long.     For more information, images, and video, check out the following...

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50 Years of James Bond

Nov 14, 12 50 Years of James Bond

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The latest James Bond movie, “Skyfall” (currently showing in cinemas) marks the 50th anniversary of the longest-running movie franchise in the entertainment industry. Yes, it’s been 50 long years since everyone’s favourite secret agent made his first appearance on the silver screen in 1962’s “Dr. No”, starring Sean...

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The Power of Volunteerism

Dec 04, 12 The Power of Volunteerism

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What comes to mind when we mention the word ‘volunteer’?  Doing something for free at his own time, and link it with charity or community work, right?  Yes, that is normal.  Well, the definition of volunteer according to Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary is, ‘someone who offers to do something without being forced to...

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2013 PSDC BlogFest

Jan 07, 13 2013 PSDC BlogFest

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We are organising our first ever blogging competition and if you are a student of the PSDC, we would like to invite you to be part of this endeavour. To enter, submit a blog entry, in less than 1,000 words, on your most memorable moment at the PSDC. The top 2 winners of this contest will receive a cash prize of RM50 and RM30...

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Women@Work: Confidence and Charisma

Jul 08, 15 Women@Work: Confidence and Charisma

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Every year, as part of our Breaking Boundaries Initiative (BBi), the PSDC organises a Women’s Development Forum to target the development of female leaders. In the past 2 years, the Forum has grown from strength to strength and has garnered much support from the female corporate leaders as well as upcoming leaders from all over...

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Let’s Rethink: Productivity Killers

Jun 04, 15 Let’s Rethink: Productivity Killers

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If you type out ‘Productivity Killers’ in your search engine, chances are, you will find a long list of websites with articles and infographics that tell you the Top 5 or Top 10 main culprits for employee inefficiency and/or low productivity. As one who constantly struggles with productivity issues, I weighed on the facts that...

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Let’s Rethink!

Jun 04, 15 Let’s Rethink!

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  We are starting our Let’s Rethink blog series this month! In this series of articles, we will be sharing our personal views, from different angles, on subjects related to talent and human resource management. Through this, we hope to encourage and inspire readers to rethink and re-evaluate conventional beliefs and practices...

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What Working Mothers Want

What Working Mothers Want I often think that working mothers have superpowers. I mean, where in the world do they get the energy to juggle the responsibility of being a wife, a mother, a daughter, a sister, a niece, an employee, a friend, and at the same time, keep sane? (You should be able to tell by now that I am not in that...

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Dimension Data Upgrades PSDC’s Computer Engineering Lab

Dimension Data plc, an ICT services and solutions provider, recently donated 4 Cisco Network Modules, 2 Cisco Supervisor Modules, 2 Cisco Switches, 4 Cisco Chassis Switches, 1 Cisco Firewall, and 2 racks to the PSDC. The instruments provided by Dimension Data will benefit PSDC students who are currently pursuing their Diploma in...

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Engineering @ PSDC

Mar 06, 15 Engineering @ PSDC

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      Calling all SPM school leavers and aspiring Engineers! Want to get a good head start in your Engineering career? It’s simple! Just join the PSDC, the premier Engineering institute in Penang!   Why PSDC? #1  We have a proven track record of graduate employability We have more than 25 years of experience...

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