Yes, it’s a silly dance, yes it’s a catchy tune, but the philosophy behind the Psy’s 2012 hit song is something to aspire to.
It is a rags to riches story, with the districts of Gangnam in South Korea being the least developed in Seoul until the early 80’s. Since then Gangnam has earned a reputation of being one of the most affluent, dynamic, and influential areas in both Seoul and indeed South Korea as a whole.
Widely known for its heavily concentrated wealth and high standards of living and often compared to California. Gangnam Style is considered as the national capital of education in South Korea. A country known for its high standard of education.
So, what dressage lessons can we learn from Gangnam?
- Doesn’t matter what you start with, if you work hard you can develop an awesome reputation
- Aspire to and set yourself goals to deliver high standards
- Be the very best you can be
- Education is the key .. never stop learning and learn from the best
Don’t know about you? but I’m going gangnam style … after all, 1.9 Billion You Tube viewers can’t be wrong!