A New Milestone and A New Beginning

2013 marks the 20th anniversary of my career in corporate communications and it will also mark a new beginning when I start my new job as part of SMRT’s corporate communications team. Looking back, here are some things I have learnt so far: Edelman Public Relations Worldwide – Here, I picked up the basics of corporate…

The Art of Eating Sharks Fin

A couple on months a ago, I entered a online contest on Facebook organised by the hotel group Accor, which manages the Novotel, Mecure and Pullman chains of hotels. I guessed a famous landmark. I think it was the Taj Mahal, if I am not mistaken. And I won a S$190 (US$150) food voucher at the Grand Mecure Roxy in…

Google+ is Useless. Maybe Not

This morning, I googled up “Scoot Airlines”, the new Singapore based budget airlines and I noticed a friend’s blog about their new uniform second on the search list. How can it be? Next I noticed a “person” icon next to his post. I looked at the source and realised that it was a result of…

iPad for Work? Does not Work for Me.

I just read in an article that Forrester Research expects global enterprise spend on Apple products will increase by up to 50% in 2012. While all that is well and good for Apple, I am discovering that my iPad is quite useless for me to do any work at home. So far, I have never successfully done any…