The Passion Project: The Love of Image | Yves Massicotte

... Watch our video HERE. ... According to career change statistics, the average person will change careers 5 to 7 times during their working life. Yves is currently on his 4th career change. Yves’s career started with his love of language. “My parents always thought it was very important to speak proper French and later … Continue reading The Passion Project: The Love of Image | Yves Massicotte

The Passion Project: An Interview with Yessi Arifin | UX Designer

Yessi Arifin is a User Experience Designer with a big heart. She speaks about her passion and personal values. “You know, sometimes I don’t really know how I got to where I am. I just make stuff up as I go along. I feel like there was a period in my life where I was … Continue reading The Passion Project: An Interview with Yessi Arifin | UX Designer

The Passion Project: Email Marketing Specialist | Dian Razak

Please click HERE to watch our video. ... Dian Razak explained to us, “Email marketing is the act of sending newsletters, updates, and messages about the company to a group of people through email.” As a subcategory of digital marketing, email marketing is present in all industries — big and small. On a bigger scale, … Continue reading The Passion Project: Email Marketing Specialist | Dian Razak

The Passion Project: An Interview with Dian Razak | Email Marketing Specialist

... Dian Razak is an Email Marketing Specialist at KPMG with lots of great tips to share. Please click HERE to watch our video. What kind of background do you need to go into email marketing? You don’t need much background or experience to go into email marketing; just as you don’t need a background … Continue reading The Passion Project: An Interview with Dian Razak | Email Marketing Specialist

Reflection: How Do You Measure Your Life?

"I have measured out my life with coffee spoons" This line is from a poem by T.S Elliot called “The Love Song of J.Alfred Prufrock” and the man who speaks this quote is one who carries deep regrets. Why measure out your life, capable of such greatness, with something so insignificant as a coffee spoon? … Continue reading Reflection: How Do You Measure Your Life?

Career Advice: 5 Tips to Land the Right Job in Any Industry

If you are reading this post, chances are you are looking for opportunities. Having gone through multiple jobs, I understand the frustration and intimidation of leaving a familiar environment to start somewhere new. The general piece of advice that helped me is to trust your instinct and follow your heart. During university, I attended a … Continue reading Career Advice: 5 Tips to Land the Right Job in Any Industry

Project Management: Communication 101

Communication is not only an essential tool in our daily life, it is also an indispensable tool in project management. We communicate to share information, to share ideas, and to influence others. Successful projects stem from effective communication. Now and then, we observe communication breakdowns. When we send a message to another person, we can … Continue reading Project Management: Communication 101

The Passion Project: A Career in the Magazine Industry | Maria Angela Yanita

It takes a special combination of personality, interest, and skill set to be a content creator. “Being a content creator is a lot of fun” says Nita, a 23-year old from Indonesia. “My job responsibilities range from creating video content to managing social media”. Turns out, creating content and marketing your content goes hand in … Continue reading The Passion Project: A Career in the Magazine Industry | Maria Angela Yanita

The Passion Project: Construction Project Management | Helen Xie

It was Monday night. I was getting ready for bed when my phone ran. “Hello, Helen speaking.” It was a call from a site supervisor (let’s call him Eric) who had worked all weekend on an elevator renovation project I am responsible for. Eric is calling me for directions to move forward. As per the … Continue reading The Passion Project: Construction Project Management | Helen Xie

The Passion Project: Personal Growth in Construction | Helen Xie

Exchanging our emotions and vulnerabilities are the best way to dissolve social barriers at work. If it’s working out for me, I bet it will work out for you too. - the core message in our newest video. Watch it HERE! (https://youtu.be/RYaRbTmQkQo) My career switch to construction was not easy. I did not get along … Continue reading The Passion Project: Personal Growth in Construction | Helen Xie