I read of a concept called Social Investment or Social Insurance in a news article. The article talked about having a career as an investment and this week, it dwelled on having personal networks and contacts as a form of investment or insurance. Well, actually this concept is not new to me as personally, I have really thought that Life is more about making money and when one uses the term Investment to define something intrinsic as family or relationships, it does not really go down well with me as investments are mainly defined in two commonly-known parameters: risks and returns. Would you want to base your family or social relationships on returns?

To me, if one does that, it really detracts the meaning of life. Life is about to love, to learn, to live and to leave a legacy (the 4 “L”s of Life), we must really know that …