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
For the love of It
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
If you feel stuck in life but lack the courage to take a leap of faith and change your life, take a shot at completing a round Taiwan cycling adventure. In 2013, I cycled over 800km around Taiwan’s coastline with three of my best friends. For two weeks, we peddled along a … [Read more...] about Change your life: Conquer Taiwan on two wheels
Have you ever dreamt of playing your childhood toy for a living? Not possible lah, grow up and get a real job please! This was what I thought until I met Yang Yuan-ching, a Taiwanese who's been playing the yoyo as a street performer for almost a decade. The 26-year-old shot … [Read more...] about How to make a living doing what you love?