Video: Does Google Home Work Well in Malaysia?

If you’ve been thinking about getting a Google Home to be used in Malaysia, find out if it works here. I was attracted by Google Home after watching the Google Home Super Bowl 2017 commercial a few days ago. I always love to try new technology but as you know it’s always a challenge to …

How to Build a Money Making Website using WordPress in Malaysia

WordPress is a great open source software that you can use to build beautiful websites and blogs. Find out how you can build one for yourself here. Want to learn something great in 2017? I’ll be doing a FREE sharing session on how to build a money making website using WordPress. WordPress is a software …

Technology Trends in Southeast Asia (ASEAN) in 2017

Wonder what’s the tech focus and trends in the Southeast Asian region for 2017? Download a copy of my presentation here. About two weeks ago, I had the opportunity to do a sharing session with the MaGIC community on trends in 2017 in the ASEAN region and globally. The presentation covers the following topics – …

Do You Know that Maybank2u Now Supports Western Union Online Transfer?

Maybank just recently added a function to make instant Western Union transfer using Maybank2u. Learn how to do it here. Maybank just made it extremely convenient for its customers to transfer money via Western Union. That means you no longer have to queue up at any Western Union counters to do any remittance. This provides …

Melissa Tan’s Skream Softserve Nasi Lemak Ice Cream

Nasi Lemak is a popular national food in Malaysia and Melissa is innovating it by turning it into ice cream. Nasi lemak ice cream is not really new in Malaysia as I’ve tasted it before at an ice cream shop in Paradigm Mall near Kuala Lumpur. Suprisingly, I like it. This time around, Melissa captured …

How to Improve Customer Service in Malaysia [Startup Idea]

What’s good about Malaysia? A lot of good things. What’s bad? Customer service. What’s really lacking? Customer service. You go to restaurants, shops, supermarkets etc. people rarely greet you. It seems they’re forced to say thank you. Sometimes I feel that I’m more polite than the folks serving me. In The Philippines, people would politely greet …

Inspiring Malaysians with 100+ Heroes of 2016

Late last year, I came up with a list of 100+ Malaysian Heroes who have made Malaysians proud locally and globally. The feat was highlighted by The Star as it suddenly became a platform to recognise ordinary people’s contribution to the country. View the full list on my Facebook page.

15 Tips When Applying for Entrepreneurship, Startup or Pitching Program

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur trying to apply for any startup related program, competition or funding opportunities?   Just completed a judging process today at MaGIC so here are some of my tips: 1. Follow the application instructions properly; go through the application process with your co-founders. 2. Most online application nowadays require you to …

How My Facebook Post Went Viral and Got Shared 5,000 Times within 24 Hours

How do you create Facebook post that will go viral within 24 hours? Over the past few years I have been experimenting with hundreds of posts on Facebook. Yesterday’s experiment was by far the most successful one as it was shared more than 5,377 times within 24 hours. The Facebook post which went viral was …