Succeed in Anything With These 5 Cooking Steps

Hungry for success?

We take that phrase to the next level by writing a guide to success with a cooking analogy.

There’s a general structure that you can adopt in your life to encourage successful behaviours and habits. This structure champions focus, discipline and follow through. Continue reading Succeed in Anything With These 5 Cooking Steps

4 Things You Can Do by Not Driving in Singapore

Owning a car in Singapore is ridiculously expensive. But that doesn’t mean that we need to suffer while taking public transport. We are firm believers of making the best of what you have.

First, how do you determine if you can own a car in Singapore? Continue reading 4 Things You Can Do by Not Driving in Singapore

4 Books to Read for Success

Reading

With so many books in the market today, it can be hard to narrow down the ones to read. The books we’ve recommended provide lasting insights into habits that will change your life. These books steer clear from quick fixes, and will spark you into smart, sustainable action.

Most of these books were written many years ago, long before technology reduced our attention spans drastically. That’s also why we only chose four – focus is important. Continue reading 4 Books to Read for Success

One Less Stranger in 6 Steps

Don’t talk to strangers! That’s something we learn as kids, but forget to unlearn as adults. But why is it important to talk to strangers? (Here’s why and how!)

Talking to strangers can have surprising benefits.

One of our writers learned about the world of investments from someone he met at a party. (He’s gone to explore that world with a fair return and it started with a conversation from a stranger) Continue reading One Less Stranger in 6 Steps

3 Steps to Speeding Up Routine Emails

One common problem at work is the drafting of routine emails (for approvals etc.) Routine work is unavoidable. But what we can do, is make it efficient.

Instead of saving an email draft or text in a word doc, try using this instead! Continue reading 3 Steps to Speeding Up Routine Emails

4 Things To Do Before Finding a Job

Everyone wants to be a success but not many put in the effort required. Preparation is a key part of success and there are a few things you should do even before starting your job search.

According to Dale Carnegie, the two most important decisions in life are, who you choose as a spouse and what do you do for a living. Today we attempt to tackle the latter. Continue reading 4 Things To Do Before Finding a Job

5 Habits to Increase Productivity Today

Productivity

There are so many things that demand our attention and things can get really overwhelming. Work-life balance is becoming work-life integration. In the rush to get everything done, it is so easy to lose focus and productivity.

It’s always good to stop and take stock of the things you’re doing and evaluate. Many a times, things can be done in a better way and all we need to do is stop to think about how we can improve. The 5 habits listed below are not new to us, but we all need a reminder every now and then. Here’s a little jerk to start you up again. Continue reading 5 Habits to Increase Productivity Today