It’s the end of May 2021. And thus far, I quit my job, turned 30, and got a dog. All in the midst of a pandemic. Seems like a weird time to be doing 2/3 of those things at a time like this, eh? I think so too. But life must go on. I’ll admit […]
Woohoo! You’ve graduated! But wait… Oh shit! You’ve graduated! It’s time to get your first full-time job, which means… Job interviews! 😱 These can be really painful in the beginning, so you gotta prepare yourself for them so you don’t crash and burn. But not to worry, as someone who’s been through the interview process […]
Laying off employees is hard. But doing so during a disrupted global economy, amidst the current COVID-19 pandemic — where things are uncertain, scary, and stressful — well, that can be really truly heartbreaking. How a company breaks the news of an impending layoff will define its very story and essence. Especially now. Airbnb, for […]
Ever went: “Fuckkk I forgot to pack it!” during your travels? Avoid that shitty situation with my list of 101 best travel accessories and travel essentials! It’s a perfect guide for your travels or if you’re looking for travel gifts for your loved ones. Check out the travel accessories and travel essentials by categories: In-Flight […]
Good things are meant to be shared. So here are a bunch of awesome and exciting SEO insights shared by Google at their Webmaster Conference I attended recently in Kuala Lumpur. SEO truths and misconceptions The length of your content doesn’t matter because it won’t affect your PageRank. Your content will rank as long as […]
People with tattoos are not allowed in most onsens in Japan. Whut whut?! Why? Well because… Having tattoos means you’re a bad person. Or at least, that’s the general, negative perception in Japan, due to its longstanding history and association of tattoos with criminals or yakuza. “People with body ink are refused entry to public […]
As a solo traveller on a budget, you really need to scrutinise the comfort, security, and price of your accommodation. And if you’re visiting Hakone and want to stay at an affordable place that offers private onsens, then you’ve come to the right place! Here’s my personal recommendation when I visit Hakone during my 3D2N […]
Every time I Google “personalised gifts Malaysia”, I get the usual list of custom pens, mugs, wooden engravings (who actually uses these things?!), coasters, photo frames, and so on. BORING! So here’s my curated list of custom and personalised gifts in Malaysia. They’re also great secret Santa gift ideas, heh! 1. Personalised map from Petagraphy […]
Hari Merdeka and Malaysia Day are coming up soon. Made me unexpectedly reflect on my life here in Malaysia. These are my thoughts as someone who’s never fit into any particular mold.
Autumn and life in under 40 words.