Your son has an army of tutors towering over him every day after school, making sure he scores those As. As a self-confessed “kiasu” parent, you’re determined to ensure he gets good grades, gets into a good secondary school and JC, and then enrols in a respectable course at university – one that will ensure he succeeds in life by offering him a stable job and a high salary.
But here’s why no matter how many hours of tuition your kid goes through, and no matter how satisfied you are with his grades, that doesn’t guarantee him success in life. Here’s why:
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