26 episodes

Recorded and produced in Singapore, This Freelancer LIfe is a Podcast from Reels Asia, a leading Production Resource for Media Industry in Singapore for Creative Freelancers. Each episode we sit down with a well known freelancer and talk about what they're up to, how they started their career, what advice they'd like to give to their younger self, and share an industry story or two.

This Freelancer Life Kenn Delbridge

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Recorded and produced in Singapore, This Freelancer LIfe is a Podcast from Reels Asia, a leading Production Resource for Media Industry in Singapore for Creative Freelancers. Each episode we sit down with a well known freelancer and talk about what they're up to, how they started their career, what advice they'd like to give to their younger self, and share an industry story or two.

    COVID-19 Saba Hasanie OSC Leadership Performance

    COVID-19 Saba Hasanie OSC Leadership Performance

    2020 has been the most challenging year in recent memory, with the COVID19 situation hitting all sectors. Our third season is about its impact on Singapore’s creative production industry. 

    This podcast aims to be as neutral as possible, to present information, opinions and commentary in a manner that, we hope, is fair and useful to everyone.

    With so much downtime caused by COVID-19, a productive exercise would be to review our own business practices, something that a performance coach can help us address, we chat with Saba Hasanie of Global OSC
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    • 20 min
    COVID-19 Benedict Lim iGROW

    COVID-19 Benedict Lim iGROW

    2020 has been the most challenging year in recent memory, with the COVID19 situation hitting all sectors. Our third season is about its impact on Singapore's creative production industry.

    This podcast aims to be as neutral as possible, to present information, opinions and commentary in a manner that, we hope, is fair and useful to everyone.
    Mental Wellness has only recently become less taboo as a topic of public discussion, and freelancers can be at risk because of the stresses of running a business of one, and self-motivation, emotional and mental wellness and risk of depression are all areas in which freelancers need to be aware
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    • 12 min
    COVID-19 Shaen Yeo Happiness Scientist

    COVID-19 Shaen Yeo Happiness Scientist

    2020 has been the most challenging year in recent memory, with the COVID19 situation hitting all sectors. Our third season is about its impact on Singapore's creative production industry.
    This podcast aims to be as neutral as possible, to present information, opinions and commentary in a manner that, we hope, is fair and useful to everyone.
    Freelancers are responsible for themselves, that’s part and parcel of being a freelancer. The main areas, aside from delivering on the job, would be the business side, such as invoicing and accounting, and self-promotion or marketing, to secure on-going work. One area that doesn’t get much notice is mental well-being. We talk with Shaen Yeo of Happiness Scientists
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    • 10 min
    COVID-19 Nicholas Chee The Flying Kick Asia

    COVID-19 Nicholas Chee The Flying Kick Asia

    2020 has been the most challenging year in recent memory, with the COVID19 situation hitting all sectors. Our third season is about its impact on Singapore's creative production industry.

    This podcast aims to be as neutral as possible, to present information, opinions and commentary in a manner that, we hope, is fair and useful to everyone.
    Social Media has been blamed as a source of negativity, but COVID-19 has seen many support groups spring up on Facebook, including SG COVID-19 Creative / Cultural Professionals & Freelancers Support Group, started by Nicholas Chee of The Flying Kick Asia. 
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    • 12 min
    COVID-19 George Putong (LinkedIn) - Marketing & Pivots

    COVID-19 George Putong (LinkedIn) - Marketing & Pivots

    2020 has been the most challenging year in recent memory, with the COVID19 situation hitting all sectors. Our third season is about COVID19 and its impact on the creative production industry.
     
    This podcast aims to be as neutral as possible, to present information, opinions and commentary in a manner that, we hope, is fair and useful to everyone.
     
    In the episodes to come, we talk with Production Companies, Freelancers, and Performers in our community, and seek industry-specific advice from Financial Planners, Marketing consultants, networking experts, Professional Coaches and Psychologists.
     
    And, in what could be the biggest topic as segments of our community are facing enormous uncertainty during this Covid19 emergency, we discuss what it means to be responsible for our own Careers, and know the how and when to Pivot to something new. 
     
    For our third episode, we sat down with George Putong, currently with LinkedIn after over a decade working in the creative production industry. 

    LinkedIn

    • 12 min
    COVID-19 Jackie They Edutech Roadmap Asia

    COVID-19 Jackie They Edutech Roadmap Asia

    2020 has been the most challenging year in recent memory, with the COVID19 situation hitting all sectors. Our third season is about COVID19 and its impact on the creative production industry.
     
    This podcast aims to be as neutral as possible, to present information, opinions and commentary in a manner that, we hope, is fair and useful to everyone.
     
    In the episodes to come, we talk with Production Companies, Freelancers, and Performers in our community, and seek industry-specific advice from Financial Planners, Marketing consultants, networking experts, Professional Coaches and Psychologists. And, in what could be the biggest topic as segments of our community are facing enormous uncertainty during this Covid19 emergency, we discuss what it means to be responsible for our own Careers, and know the how and when to Pivot to something new. 
     
    For our second episode, we sat down with Jackie They, CEO of Edutech Roadmap Asia, who has pivoted many times in her career and is enormously experienced in production from her time running content creation for major agencies including DDB and BBDO
     
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    Edutech Roadmap Asia

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Customer Reviews

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Excellent insight into the world of creatives in Asia

This podcast is one of a kind. Provides real insight into the mindset of creative professionals in Asia, with a good dose of intelligence and humor. Well worth a listen.

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