Mr Robert Chua left Singapore at the age of only 21 to help start Hong Kong’s TVB station in 1967 as a TV producer. Back then, there was only pre-recorded shows on TV. He broke new ground by introducing TVB’s first ever live show: Enjoy Yourself Tonight (欢乐今宵). It would become … [Read more...] about How a Singaporean without a degree scored stunning success with TVB, Tim Ho Wan and Kam’s Roast…
He just needs to work for two weeks and is able make enough money for half a year of travel. Meet Lee Hua Chang, a song writer who has written hit songs for the likes of Coco Lee, Landy Wen and Bii. Born to Malaysian parents, the 33-year-old Canadian Chinese has stayed in … [Read more...] about Write hit songs, travel the world
Would you give up working in Google, Apple, or Facebook to start your own business? They are among the top 10 dream companies of Singaporeans according to a 2016 study by JobsCentral. I would find it difficult. Good salary and benefits, fantastic opportunities for career and … [Read more...] about For millennials searching for purposeful work
Do you want to turn your hobby into a career, and have the freedom to work and live with your loved one in different countries? If your answer is yes, but you are not sure of how to turn your dream into reality, read on… Cheang Qing Xin (left) and his wife Kelly Khiew are rock … [Read more...] about How to turn your hobby into a career?
If you have been providing a free service to your friends and want to turn it into a business, but find it difficult to charge a fee for it because of reasons like money is evil, you have to read this Q&A that I did with Ms Elim Chew (above, right), the founder of 77th … [Read more...] about Lessons on money by Elim Chew