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A Better Internet for the Family! [Gallery]

In this age where most of our lives are intertwined with the internet, it’s important for us to be careful with how we spend our time on it. From identifying fake news and online scams to prioritising off-screen social interaction, how do you safely navigate the internet? If you’d like to use these images for educational…

How to get out of an emotional rut?

Sometimes we feel upset, empty or simply frustrated at ourselves. It is during these moments that we can also feel lost or helpless because we simply don’t know how to get rid of these feelings. This is why we have tried to come up with a few simple tips below that may help you out…

Benoit’s Good Advice

Written by Jeeheng Yew A proud Parisian at heart, Benoit called Singapore his home in late 2008. His career in tourism and hospitality brought him around the world, particularly to Asia, where he headed the sales and marketing for a prestigious hospitality brand. With more than 20 years of work experience under his belt, Benoit…

Doors Closing

Written by Jeeheng Yew Do we really need to shut the doors on people all the time? Let me describe a very typical day that happens to us too often – you walk into the lift with a few others and we are headed to different levels. Someone leaves the 5th floor and the person nearest…

Hoodat!: Farhan

Tell me more about yourself I am Farhan and I am currently taking a gap year after completing my National Service to develop valuable life skills such as learning new languages and improving my inter-personal skills. I have a strong interest in connecting with people and this has helped foster my passion for volunteering and…

Ruihan’s Good Advice

Written by Melissa Robert Originally adapted from Sound the City Ruihan is a busker exceptionally familiar to some of you residents. Catch him if you can, as he sings his heart out on the weekends while he relaxes from the hustle and bustle of life in Singapore.   ‘It’s less about music and more about…

Hoodat!: Ridzwan

Tell me more about yourself: I am 28-years of age this year and I’m currently working as a Medic at Central Fire Station. I have been volunteering at The Hidden Good (THG) since 2015, where I first met Jiezhen, our #girlboss at THG, at the MP3 experiment.   How do you manage to balance between…

There’s Magic in the Uncomfortable

Written by Melissa Robert Originally adapted from Sound the City   How long are you going to wait before you demand the best for yourself – Epictetus   Life. It starts off with a blank canvas. As we go through it we start scribbling to a point where we have no clue what’s written on it anymore.…