From Entrepreneur to Employee | Redefining My Customer

“When you realize that your boss is really your customer…”

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Mission vs Vision | The Rainbow and the Pot of Gold

Every organisation–be it a businesses or a non-profit–needs a vision and mission. It’s easy to get the two confused, especially since they both end with –ion. But they are, in fact, two separate things.

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Strategies for Business Longevity | Three Lessons from the Tortoise

A sudden windfall, an inheritance, winning the lottery–all these external events do not promise longevity. What they do bring is a sudden burst of short-lived prosperity that is doomed to inevitably vanish.

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Why Startup Founders Should Embrace Risk

The foundation stone of every startup is a risk-laden idea. To build a company, founders must take more risks, not less.

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The Monthly Minimum Wage Myth

The hourly wage for services rendered or a fixed salary for work done is really quite a ridiculous notion if you stop to think about it. And yet, this is the system that most of us work with when we think about the notion of ‘money’.

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The Fulfilment of a Dream

Sometimes it takes a serious blast from the past to make you realise how far you’ve come from where you first started. Two nights ago, I unexpectedly found myself in Singapore’s Holland Village. I hadn’t been there in years – not since I was an accounting student. It was a popular date spot and I had many flashbacks of my life in my late teens. 

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