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Prevalent pain points for eCommerce

It feels good to finally be able to work on a laptop again!  The past few days has been hell.  I never thought how restless I would be without my device of choice.  Somehow a tablet or a smart phone just cannot replicate the tactile feeling of typing and seeing things on a screen for me.  Is this a sign of inadaptibility that I used to see in older folks?

My 5 year old MacBook Pro recently died an untimely death due to an unfortunate spillage accident.  I was lucky that only the motherboard was fried, but my hard disk drive was left fortunately unscathed.  As such, I managed to get back all my data and some system applications as well. Looks like I’m not going to give up on design as yet! Read more

BB 23rd Singapore Company Poster

Poster Design: BB 23rd Singapore Company

BB 23rd Singapore Company Poster

It has been a long time since I last designed anything. More than 9 months, to be exact.

Since I started work, I have not managed to find enough time to carry on this interest of mine.  At the same time, there was intentional effort in distancing myself from design.  I reasoned that since this was not going to be a key focus in my career, and also since I am honestly not the best or even among the very good out there, I might as well just not do it at all.

Well, this particular project changed that mindset and reminded me of why I started dabbling in design in the first place. Read more

Stepping into Data Science.

This evening, I attended my first class in iDA’s MOOC Pilot for Data Sciences & Analytics Training at the National Design Centre.  I had first learnt of this pilot when I was considering a Masters in Business Analytics at NUS Business School and found out through Google that IDA was funding initiatives in Singapore to get people to pick up analytics.

Why was I even considering a Masters in B.A. in the first place? Read more

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I am so thankful for my friends and family

The Fallacy of the Perfect Picture

I celebrated my 26th birthday yesterday.  The day was spent with my oldest friends over food and mahjong, and it was also spent reflecting on my life this past 26 years.  Looking back, I thank God for … Read more