After more than 4 hours journey and delayed flight to India, it was still a valuable thing for me to join the 8th Social Business Day (SBD2018) in Bengaluru, India. The conference started with an energetic and inspiring talk themed “A World of Three Zeros: Zero Poverty, Zero Unemployment, Zero Net Carbon Emissions. It underscores … Continue reading A sweet memory in India 🙂
Depression, ex-convicts, permaculture, coding, learning disability, squirrels the cute but such little pests... Those were some of the issues discussed at the annual myHarapan Social Project Challenge 2018 bootcamp held last 2-week ago at our rebel alliance partner venue, DHL IT Services in Cyberjaya. A rebel for the past 4 years with us, it was nice … Continue reading Our Young Padawans made us proud once again!
It’s very unlikely that “fun” is considered an element in a business’ success. Being a businessperson is often associated with staring at the face of adversity that eventually leads to triumph through grit, determination, and perseverance. If business was a person, he’d be the quiet gentleman in the boardroom with pearls of wisdom to offer. … Continue reading We do it with joy! 🙂
Do you know what it takes to determine a country’s potential for philanthropy and private social investments? Recently, the Centre for Asian Philanthropy and Society (CAPS) conducted a Doing Good Index (DGI) workshop in Bangkok, Thailand from 18th - 19th January 2018. We were there to exchange our experiences and challenges during the data collection phase as … Continue reading Malaysia is in the “Doing Better” category for social investment.
Well, well, well..... it is the 3rd day to the blank pages of a 365-page book and for many of you, it's probably now filled with resolutions, plans, goals, anniversary dates, wishes, to do lists and many more. I can't say we are not the same. Really, the dates ARE filling up pretty quickly. But … Continue reading Happy New Year to everyone!
[Syarina] What can I say? The main event may be over but work starts from hereon. The second-day GSBS talks about food revolution and sports, it's importance and the creation of social inclusion. Be it food security in terms of the process in the value chain, quality and its sufficiency in the next 10 years … Continue reading No goodbyes, just see you again!
[Kenny Sim] After a good night rest, I am able to empty my glass and to be ready to be inspired and inspire through the conversation and stories in Global Social Business Summit 2017. We are blessed with an amazing French opera during the opening and the first discussion of the day was about the … Continue reading A world with 3 “ZEROS”