February 27 2020 | By Karel Tan
Understanding Gen-Z - the Zoomers changing society and the world
Follow every single thing that sparks your interest and see where it leads you. It’s okay to love many things. It’s okay to fall out of love, too. It’s okay to change. Just keep being brave, keep doing what you love.
I remember one of my first trips to Singapore, and I found a bottle of wine at a bottle shop that typically would retail for $10 in Australia, and it was selling for almost $100 in Singapore.
From watching the light show at the Rain Vortex to bouncing about on the Canopy Walk to simply just sitting at cafes, it doesn’t matter who you are, Jewel has something to offer for everyone.
"By providing good times and doing good in the world."
CNBC’s Christine Tan speaks to Maximilian Bittner, CEO of Vestiaire Collective.
The biggest piece of advice I would give to my younger self would be to embrace failure. Nobody likes to lose, but it is important that we allow our losses to shape us and not define us.
"It is important for us to be agile and adaptable, and even more importantly, to stand by our values and not remain reactionary amid all the changes in the world."
If life throws you a curved ball, practice patience. It may not be the solution to the problem but it will help you to feel less frustrated while working it out.
To seed entrepreneurship, we have to start early.
The different flavours will blow you away
"You need to continuously, passionately and relentlessly expand both your personal and business network. If you fail to do this, your success will always have a low ceiling."
“Know that every one is made to shine like a star – it’s just that each of us shine differently” - Eric Feng
What kept me going through is that at the end of the day, no matter how depressed or distraught I was, I still wanted to make a difference in society.
Singing is so different from any other instrument. It’s the only instrument that is in your body, the only instrument that you can feel so strongly, which you can actually use and yet be so versatile.
Because one day we will leave this world behind, so live a life you will remember
Whatever you do – do from your heart and work from your heart to the maximum.
We need to breakaway from this addiction and understand the impact that our cheap bargains have on the social and environmental issues of today.
A traveling book-swop with an ice-cold twist!
Being able to connect to that intangible, hidden dimension of music...I find that is really one of the wonders of being human, with songs to encourage and celebrate every stage of life for us.
I believe the greatest change happens within myself - to be the best version of myself. Then and only then, can I be a great conduit of change in the world.