Insights on An Asia-Ready Workforce with INSPIRIT

As a cosmopolitan city, Singapore is often seen as the launchpad for international businesses from all parts of the world into Southeast Asia. With a highly educated workforce and vibrant ecosystem, it is one of the most attractive cities to start a business and for MNCs to set up headquarters in. Since Singapore’s focus is always regional, it is essential for Singaporeans to constantly look beyond our shores and be ready to seize new opportunities. On 9 December 2020, Advisory was privileged to host a sharing session with the industry’s most distinguished professionals…

Conversations with Edward Yee

Edward Yee is the co-founder of Givfunds (www.givfunds.com), which lends low cost loans to social entrepreneurs. He started Givfunds while still a university student, after a life-changing time backpacking and travelling throughout South and Southeast Asia. During this time, he met many incredible social entrepreneurs and witnessed the amazing work of their social enterprises, growing in friendship with them too – with many opening up their hearts and homes to him. Their stories helped him find himself, and he fundamentally re-thought his motivation for entering a business course at university, which had initially been driven by financial considerations…