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5 Great Habits Successful Young Professionals Need to Develop

5 Great Habits Successful Young Professionals Need to Develop

Gone are the days where it’s sufficient to graduate with a decent-enough degree, cruise along your new-found career and just…
The One Lesson I learnt from getting rejected by P&G

The One Lesson I learnt from getting rejected by P&G

“Congratulations Benjamin, you’re in for the final round of your interview. Now, be on your way up and you’ll meet…
[Case Studies] How to Write Winning Emails for Job Recommendations

[Case Studies] How to Write Winning Emails for Job Recommendations

It’s the graduating season for the college (university) seniors and most of them have undertaken one “major project”– finding jobs.…
The Girl Who Made NUS Happier with a Ukelele

The Girl Who Made NUS Happier with a Ukelele

“Music can change the world because it can change people.”  – Bono It is not everyday that we meet people…
Advice from an ex-BCG Consultant - Four Ways to Manage Your Boss

Advice from an ex-BCG Consultant - Four Ways to Manage Your Boss

Yes, you’ve heard me right — how do you manage your boss? As a young professional, it may not occur…
The "Disease" that Plagues Most Young People

The "Disease" that Plagues Most Young People

One of my mentors, Kelvin, once said that the “disease” that plagues most people of my generation is restlessness. He…
A Daring Adventure or Nothing At All

A Daring Adventure or Nothing At All

“On my count of 3, please shift the tassel on your mortar board from right to left” “1, 2, 3….…
The Twentysomething Entrepreneur's Guide to Selling [Part I]

The Twentysomething Entrepreneur's Guide to Selling [Part I]

“Don’t mind me asking, how old are you this year?” Yes, they are checking me out. No, I wasn’t trying…
3 Lessons I learnt as a Trainer when I got NUS Undergraduates to sell paper clips

3 Lessons I learnt as a Trainer when I got NUS Undergraduates to sell paper clips

“What? We have to go out there during our lunch break and sell paper clips? You’ve got to be kidding…