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A 25-year-old’s musing – Growing up, taking flight and stepping out in Singapore

A 25-year-old’s musing – Growing up, taking flight and stepping out in Singapore

Growing Up Two days ago, it was the 9th of August. The day we commemorate Singapore’s independence. I still recall…
[Part II] What the Thiel Fellows Learnt about Networking from Michael Ellsberg

[Part II] What the Thiel Fellows Learnt about Networking from Michael Ellsberg

As promised, this is the second part of the entry focusing on the workshop run by Michael Ellsberg. If you…
3 Lessons I Learnt as a Boy Again

3 Lessons I Learnt as a Boy Again

This entry is a re-blog from my original Facebook note written on 20 Jun 2011 as a form of recollecting…
[Part I] What the Thiel Fellows Learnt about Networking from Michael Ellsberg

[Part I] What the Thiel Fellows Learnt about Networking from Michael Ellsberg

The Thiel Fellowship is a program that is kick started by Peter Thiel, the co-founder of Paypal. Twenty youths under…
What I Learnt from Regrets

What I Learnt from Regrets

One of my mentors, Kelvin, once shared with me during a coaching session, “Regret is being aware of the gap…
How to Connect with People in Authority

How to Connect with People in Authority

Ever since I have written the article on ‘What I wish I knew (earlier) when I stepped into University’, many…
What I wish I knew (earlier) when I first stepped into University

What I wish I knew (earlier) when I first stepped into University

Have you ever had situations where you would greatly look forward to a certain defining event or moment in your…
The time for us to heed the call

The time for us to heed the call

For someone who grew up as a helpless victim of bullying, “peaceful” wouldn’t be a word I would use to…
We are What We Choose

We are What We Choose

“We are What We Choose”Remarks by Jeff Bezos, as delivered to the Class of 2010BaccalaureateMay 30, 2010 As a kid,…