Why Data Analytics as a career change?

Asked an older friend for career advice as I am trying to enter a new industry — Data Analytics. Friend asked: Are you really keen on entering this industry? What are you passionate about? (edited this question for clarity) On hindsight, my initial reply was subpar. Having the time to digest…

All together now

Yassss! After a few rounds of reinstalling Ghost, switching to Wordpress, and finally back to Ghost! Held out hope that the various posts in each blog incarnation would finally be consolidated together, and they finally are! Of course, some fiddling was required. Nothing is ever smooth with each migration. All…

Phone loss

It was a dark and stormy night. /wry face I tucked the phone into the skirt pocket, opened the compact umbrella, wrapped the billowing skirt around myself and hurriedly trotted home. With less than five minutes left to home, I checked the pocket to make sure the phone was still…

Future of food delivery in Singapore

As a long-term, strategic thinker[1], I’ve occasionally shared predictions of various issues. More often than not with the other half because he challenges my predictions and we have a great discussion. Reading Seth Godin’s blog post on training our instincts made me decide to write down these…

Starting afresh

Edited on 28 Jan 2018: Fixed! Old entries back up. The previous blog used the Ghost CMS. While trying to upgrade it, I couldn’t restart the node and decided to switch CMS for the time being. Ghost is a fairly new CMS when compared to WordPress. I’m admittedly…

Not Relationship Goals

Over the years, friends[1] have approached us for relationship advice. Some have been casual questions, others have been intense discussions. Initially perplexed, I tried to explain how our relationship was conducted, attempting to distill various solutions for friends, while contextualising it to their unique relationships. Older, more reflective and…

Rain

"It's so nice when it rains. When it pours", I've exclaimed to more than one person. The responses vary from odd looks, "why?" and silence. When living overseas in temperate climates, torrential monsoon rain is one of the few things that I miss. The ceaseless drum…

What is a Meditation Retreat

Let me preface this by saying that one might have many unanswered questions despite reading till the end of this post. I suggest direct messaging me via Instagram if it's a burning question, else wait for more retreat posts in the future. To give some context, I've only attended a…