That was all my tired mind could think of as I watched that astonishing clip of wrestling on the road. None of that ‘ang moh’ or xenophobic rubbish, really. There isn’t too much in the clip to conclude who it was who caused the accident, but if it’s only the clip we’re going to go […]

Life cycle of a western male expat in singapore

Class, the tables you see below illustrates the typical experience of a western, male expat in Singapore. How accurate do you think this is? (And no, it is not drawn to scale – so don’t go OCD on the graph please)   [1 month, happiness factor 40] FOB and excited about life. New city, new […]

Finding the balance

City or State? Finding the balance

Most places in the world no longer see men with the most land wielding the most power. In fact, power lies in the hands if those who live the most tightly packed together. Today, only three independent, sovereign city-states exist: Monaco, Vatican City and Singapore. Singapore, being a city-state facing a scarcity of land, our […]

Get me a job!

Summary: Is Singapore‚Äôs current job market able to support the growing number of potential young PMEs? What are some of the pressing issues and concerns expressed by young PMEs? How and where can young PMEs seek support to address their career concerns? So I attended a wedding last weekend. Amidst getting the groom drunk and […]