Category Archives: Articles

Asking for salary expectations and history

I don’t know if it is a matter of culture, or just really bad HR policy in Singapore, but as someone who’s relatively junior on the rungs of the career ladder, I’ve noticed some pretty disturbing trends about companies, big … Continue reading

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Trousers: The basics

Just in time for a tuesday post, and carrying on from where we left off! Before I continue though, I must add that the series of posts I will be doing comprises heavily of my own sartorial opinion, and I … Continue reading

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Shirts: The basic.

I promised in the last post I’ll talk about style. I mean, you’ve snooped around, you’ve asked your friends and you’ve got your tailor. What now? Bespoke tailoring means you get to make all sorts of requests and adjustments, just … Continue reading

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Why we need tailors (Yes, it’s way past friday)

Sorry. Fever took me out for more than a week – not having had one for a long time, this one seemed especially virulent. Not that it’s a good excuse, and I missed out on a lot of things I … Continue reading

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The chasm between parents and teachers

Having come from a not-so-standard path in education, I feel very strongly about the topic, and so it was with some mixed feelings that I read about a Pennsylvanian high school teacher who has been suspended for calling her students … Continue reading

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Colour, Psychology and Money?

I realise I haven’t posted in a very long while, even though I’ve committed myself to posting at least every other day! Honestly, though, the past week has been nothing short of hectic, beginning with a long overdue catch-up session … Continue reading

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In search of the elusive white shirt

As the year approaches its end and post-christmas sale sets in, many of us would probably be exuberant, ditching traditional activities like making resolutions we know we’ll never keep for other, more meaningful activities like burning holes through our bonuses … Continue reading

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