Conversations with Benjamin Tan

Conversations with Benjamin Tan

By Luo Dan and Nicole Shiu Benjamin is the founder of Rickshaw Coffee, a coffee delivery service that aimed to bring authentic drip coffee to audiences such as senior citizens. He has recently expanded his business to include Gosip, a community-based café that allows its customers to have rather free rein of its space usage! Benjamin tells us how it is like running a café that can serve as one’s jamming studio or dance floor. How would you describe a typical workday? In the morning, I’ll always send my son to my mum’s place. I make it a point to...
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Conversations with Jensen Siaw

Conversations with Jensen Siaw

By Jomaine Tan and Jian Jingying Jensen Siaw is an International Motivational Speaker who specializes in coaching leaders and sales producers to achieve better performance and results. To date, he has spoken to over 250,000 live audience and reached over a million others through his radio talk shows and book, "Change Your Inner Cards, Win The Outer Game". Here, Advisory has a chat with Jensen about his work.  Can you describe yourself and your line of work? I have been in this line for 13-14 years now. The most common label that people use is ‘Motivational Speaker’. As the name...
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Conversations with Jared Poon

Conversations with Jared Poon

By Shao Xinning Jared Poon is Assistant Director of the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth. After attaining his PhD from University of California, he worked as a Senior and Lead Strategist in the Centre for Strategic Futures. Currently, he works at building capabilities in engagement for officers across the Public Service. How do you spend your typical working day? It varies. Some days are very much about doing independent work at my desk. Most days, however, involve more interaction with other people – I might be in a meeting brainstorming with another agency, discussing the merits and challenges of...
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Conversations with Sherie Tan

Conversations with Sherie Tan

By Shao Xinning About Sherie TanSherie Tan is a doctor at Geylang Polyclinic. She obtained her medical training overseas, and shared with us on her transition into the local healthcare scene and her experiences thus far. As a medical officer, how would you describe what you do on a typical workday? I work in a polyclinic, so it’s a primary care setting. I work from 8am – 5pm on Mondays till Fridays, and I work half-days on Saturdays (8am – 12.30pm or 1pm). So we basically go in and run individual clinics, and see the patients that come. What motivates...
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Conversations with Richard Gavriel

Conversations with Richard Gavriel

By Caleb Thien Richard wears many hats - he founded a Speaker Management company and Releve Singapore, and is also an Associate Director in AXA Insurance. Having been in business since 1994, he continues to be passionate about innovation. Here, he shares with us his journey as an entrepreneur and some advice he’d give to students today. What is your role in the entrepreneurial industry and what does the nature of your work entail? I had been in business since 1994 and am currently running 3 businesses: Founder of Richard Gavriel Speaker Management Pte Ltd (RGSM), Founder of Releve Singapore...
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