7 rules for speaking with the youth
How does one speak with the youth?
Time afer time, I've had this question put to me by folks – ranging from senior executives to political veterans, from leading community leaders to established academics. Yet in particular, in a city as polarised and divided as Hong Kong, it becomes all the more important that dialogue and conversations – frank, unreserved, and as purged of bias as possible – are held between different political camps, across generations. Conversations act as a means of bridging, hopefully not exacerbating, differences.
Half tongue-in-cheek, half on a serious note, I've resolved to put together a list of thoughts and advice on one of the few areas in which I could claim authority. So here are seven hopefully helpful thoughts and tips on how to speak with the youth – coming from one: ...