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Five steps to digital marketing success – by General Assembly
Technology and the Internet

Five steps to digital marketing success – by General Assembly

This post is based on a talk I attended at The Hub on digital marketing. It was targeted at start-ups and entrepreneurs looking to the know the basics of digital marketing. Remember how marketing was like back in the 1980s? It tended to be spammy, interruptive, and irrelevant. There was a lack of two-way communication and users … Continue reading

How I dressed up as a transsexual and photographed myself: Sean Lee, Shutterstock
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How I dressed up as a transsexual and photographed myself: Sean Lee, Shutterstock

The below is a write-up of a talk I attended by Sean Lee, at CreativeMornings Singapore. While he was on an exchange program to Siem Reap in 2007, photographer Sean Lee became Shauna, his transsexual alter-ego. As a photographer and storyteller, Sean preferred storytelling about small worlds, rather than large issues. The idea started with … Continue reading

The world’s population is transforming: CreativeMornings Singapore (October), Adri Reksodipoetro
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The world’s population is transforming: CreativeMornings Singapore (October), Adri Reksodipoetro

Without you probably knowing it, 2008 was a watershed year for all of us. It was the year where our human civilization moved from a majority rural to a majority urban population. The pace of which the rural to urban migration is happening is the fastest it has ever been, according to Adri Reksodipoetro, Managing Director at … Continue reading

Google apps for Ramadan: A Talk at Google
Categories / Social Media / Technology and the Internet

Google apps for Ramadan: A Talk at Google

Ramadan Kareem to all Muslims! The Islamic holy month of Ramadan is here – signaling a time of self-reflection, devotion in fast and prayers, and getting together with loved ones and friends. So, in a coincidental turn of events, I was invited to a Google event as a media/blogger, rather than a Googler! I suppose … Continue reading

Startup vs corporate culture: #SheSaysSG with Audrey Kuah, CEO Aegis Media
Categories / Technology and the Internet / Women

Startup vs corporate culture: #SheSaysSG with Audrey Kuah, CEO Aegis Media

“The more unknown the better” – Audrey Kuah When I stepped into the Dentsu Aegis Network office at One Raffles Place, logos of their brands or subsidiaries greeted me at the reception. I was here for June’s SheSays Singapore event to listen to a talk by Audrey Kuah from Aegis Media. Audrey is truly what you … Continue reading