Category Archives: Lifestyle

5 Small Eco-friendly Things to Buy to Help You Save Money and the Environment

Saving the earth doesn’t have to be expensive or a lot of hard work, from toothbrushes to toilet rolls, here are five commonly-used, eco-friendly items you can switch to.

4 Ways to Get More Authentic Travel Experiences

Up the ante on your travel experience. Forget massive tour agencies and their standardised tour scripts. Explore a city with locals, take up interesting workshops (and bring home better souvenirs!), make new friends, and create unforgettable memories.

12 Insider Tips for First-Time Travellers to the Philippines

Travelling to the Philippines for the first time? Guess what? You don’t have to spend a fortune to indulge on an epic trip in this Asian hub. Hear it from a local and make it a perfect vacation for you.

5 Social Enterprises to Shop at and Feel Good

Forget mindless consumerism – shopping with a conscience is where it’s at now. Check out these 5 social enterprises with their beautiful designs and communities that they can support through your purchase.

6 online platforms that help you travel longer for less

From work exchange, to volunteering, house-sitting and absolutely free accommodation – check out these 6 websites to get free accommodation and food while you travel, meet locals, explore remote areas of a country and gain an authentic experience like no other.

Starting a Business? Here’s What You Need to Know About Setting up a Business Bank Account

Choosing the ideal business bank account is the same as choosing a partner – you want the relationship to last for life. Is it necessary? How to choose the right one? What to submit? Here is everything you need to know about setting up a business bank account.

6 Great Places for Happy Hour Drinks Around the CBD

Looking a few rounds of drinks that will give you a happy buzz? Check out these bars for a fun night out after a long day at work. Here are some places around the Central Business District, where you can go drinking with your colleagues and friends. And enjoy the happy hours at the not-so-unhappy prices.

7 Smart Questions to Ask at the End of an Interview and 4 Not So Smart Ones

Interviews are a two-way street and you need to be asking certain questions to know what exactly you’d be doing in the company, how well you’d fare and whether or not your goals are in line with that of the company. So the next time an interviewer asks you if you have any questions for them, go ahead and fire a couple of these questions away.

10 Smart Shopping Tips for the Great Singapore Sale This Year

It’s that time of the year again – when the GSS comes knocking and you change from a reasonable budgeted person and transform into this uncontrollable shopping fiend with no objectivity. Some tips to help you stay sane this year.

5 Cool Co-working Spots for Freelancers and Creatives in Singapore

If you’re a freelancer or just looking for a place to work outside of home, this list of co-working spaces will come in handy to save you money and maybe even your livelihood.

Epic Mountains Around the World Even Beginners Can Climb

Call it a new fitness routine or an activity that gives you an unbeatable adrenaline rush, mountaineering is an experience like no other. If you are looking for an adventure that will not only challenge you physically but also mentally, then it is time to give these mountains a chance. Here is a newbie mountain climbing bucket-list that you need to start ticking off now.

6 Waterparks in Asia You Must Visit to Beat the Heat

Beat the heat with a splash! What better way to holiday in the summer than with a waterpark break? Choose from these wet and wild waterparks around Asia for a cool family vacation.

5 Upcoming Sectors in Singapore and Colleges Where You Can Get Trained in Them

There is a sea change in the professional landscape around us. With technology becoming indispensable in our lives, the digital take-over of professions is inevitable. Here are some upcoming sectors and colleges where you can get trained in them.

4 Asian Countries Where Medical Procedures are Cheaper than Singapore

Worrying about the cost of getting a planned surgery in Singapore? Here are some of the best alternatives for getting a cheaper medical procedure.

Three Psychological Tricks to Increase Your Motivation at Work (and Pave the Way for a Higher Salary)

Friday can’t seem to come soon enough, Sunday makes you slightly wistful and Monday hits you with the blues. But if you’re not absolutely hating on your job – and you should consider a switch if it gets to that point –, you might just be suffering from a lack of job motivation. Psychologists reveal three tips for job motivation that will power you through every workday.