12 episodes

Work doesn't have to be a grind, it can be empowering, uplifting and purposeful. Adrian Tan helps navigate issues related to the corporate life - from minefields to management, in this weekly podcast.

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    • 4.7 • 6 Ratings

Work doesn't have to be a grind, it can be empowering, uplifting and purposeful. Adrian Tan helps navigate issues related to the corporate life - from minefields to management, in this weekly podcast.

    How to work with different nationalities | EP 12

    How to work with different nationalities | EP 12

    The typical Singapore workplace is a diverse one and increasingly filled with different nationalities. What can we do to engender a better understanding of different cultures? How should tensions be managed and what can management do? Tonny Loh, partner at the Heidrick & Struggles Singapore office is our guest.  
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    • 24 min
    Does motherhood make women different leaders? | EP 11

    Does motherhood make women different leaders? | EP 11

    Balancing career and children has always been challenging, especially in Singapore. Holly Fang, director of financial partnerships at fintech firm Airwallex, talks about how motherhood changed her perspective about work, what she discovered about herself and why she's "one and done". 
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    • 20 min
    Should your employer know about your side hustle? | EP 10

    Should your employer know about your side hustle? | EP 10

    It could be to indulge in a passion, test out a potential business idea or to simply have an extra stream of income. We break down the world of employees who juggle many jobs with Lena Chan, owner at Mad About Sucre, who moved from banking to baking. 
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    • 17 min
    Why I didn’t stop working after my cancer diagnosis: Law Society President Adrian Tan | EP 9

    Why I didn’t stop working after my cancer diagnosis: Law Society President Adrian Tan | EP 9

    A life-threatening diagnosis usually means a chance to stop working, smell the flowers and look at life’s bucket list. But partner at TSMP Law Corporation and president of the Singapore Law Society explains why he bucked convention, what he thinks about quiet quitting and what makes a good leader. 
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    • 33 min
    Generation Z claps back: We are not strawberries | EP 8

    Generation Z claps back: We are not strawberries | EP 8

    In part 2 of general shifts in work values, we speak to Audrey Wan and Amir Zubir who defend Generation Z against unfair media portrayals about them being "woke", being called soft and not working hard enough.
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    • 35 min
    When there’s a generational clash of cultures at work | EP 7

    When there’s a generational clash of cultures at work | EP 7

    Generation Z is entering the workforce, working alongside Gen X, millennials and baby boomers. What are the differences in work attitudes and values and how can everyone deal with challenges they throw up? Gen X General Manager Edwin Yeo of SPRG Singapore faces off with his millennial co-worker Nicolette Ten in this episode.
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    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

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👍🏻👍🏻 really good relevant content. Well produced. Hope there is a part 2…3…4… w Adrian Tan.

ThePe@k ,

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Enjoy listening to this IT work series while commuting to work and back home! Interesting and fun discussions

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