10 Singaporeans In Unconventional Jobs We Envy Because They Dared To Dream Different

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Young Singaporeans in unique jobs   The future belongs to those who believe in their dreams. Like most Singaporeans, I grew up guided by the principles of meritocracy: study hard, enter a good university and work at a high-paying job. After all, it was the Singaporean Dream. The so-called route...
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Faber Peak Is The Hilltop Wedding Venue For Those Who Prefer Intimate Occasions

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Weddings at Faber Peak   Couples who want to get hitched in Singapore have a significant financial cost to bear - from choosing a home and "fighting" for a BTO, to paying for an Insta-Worthy honeymoon... Then there’s the wedding - the highlight a bride has been dreaming of since...
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7 Works Of Engineering Genius In Singapore Hidden In Plain Sight

 Engineering inventions we never noticed   Image credit: Elmich Ask your parents, grandparents, or any significantly older relative and they'll easily tell you that Singapore didn't always have it this good. And while the 90s kids complain about frequent MRT breakdowns and lapses in data connectivity, our folks had to...
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9 Unwritten Rules Of NS For Every Singaporean Recruit To "Win" At BMT

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BMT guide for NSFs   BMT can be a confusing rite of passage for “Every Singaporean Son”. I mean, we all know the basics – meet all your timings, make sure your uniforms are super neat, and don’t get caught using your handphone after lights out. But beyond the obvious,...
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5 Singaporean Home Collectors Who've Forked Out Five Figure Sums For Their Passion

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Singapore's most amazing home collections   Many of us would remember collecting simple knick-knacks from our childhood like stamps, mood rings, or toys from the capsule vending machines. And as our collections started occupying space in our rooms, we also made space for them in our hearts - even when...
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5 Fitspo Elderly Singaporeans So Imba, They'll Make Your Best Excuse For Not Exercising Sound Lame

 5 Fitspo Elderly Singaporeans So Imba, They'll Put Your Gym Routine To Shame
Singaporeans with active lifestyles     When it comes to exercising, most of us are all too familiar with the usual excuses. You know the ones - “my stomach doesn’t feel well”, “it’s that time of the month” or “my eczema is acting up”.  We've got days when we’re just...
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6 Platforms For Singaporeans To Earn Money In School While Pursuing Their Passions

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Jobs for Poly/ITE students   Whether it's playing your part to help out with the household utilities, or just earning a little bit more for your personal spending on the side, part-time jobs are something most of us consider to tide through our school days. They're also great at giving...
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3 Singaporeans With Disabilities Talk About Their Friendships And The Result Is Warmer Than Your Grandmother's Soup

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Befriending Singaporeans with disabilities   I once had a classmate with Asperger’s Syndrome, and I made the effort to reach out to her in class, whenever she needed help. After school, however, I never made the initiative to truly connect with her. We’ve since graduated and parted ways. Till today,...
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Bus Uncle - Singapore's Most Enthu Virtual Bus Driver Sends And Receives Over 1 Million Messages Monthly

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Bus Uncle knows when your bus is coming   How many times have I loaded a bus timing app and spent more time trying to remember my bus stop number instead of getting to the stop in the quickest time possible? Countless. Well, it seems as if someone felt the...
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7 Creative BMT Hacks For New Enlistees - From The Rest Of Us Because ORD Loh!

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Useful hacks to get you through BMT   If you’re enlisting anytime soon, then by now, you’ll probably know all the basic survival tips for BMT already. “Act blur, live longer” is a solid piece of advice, but here’s a list of next-level pro tips for new recruits. From using...
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