Occupational therapy assists people in doing the things they need to do to continue living normal lives, often in the face of major life changes and illness. Addressing the state of occupational therapists in Australia (and what lessons they may offer Malaysia) as well as the work that the KeepAble cancer community is doing in assisting cancer survivors with life skills and adaptations, are Professor Lynette MacKenzie and Dr Loh Siew Yim.
From the Eco Care Centre in Terengganu to the Imbak Canyon Conservation Area in Sabah, find out from Malaysia Nature Society’s Henry Goh and naturalist Jemy Omar about environment conservation initiatives in the country, how far we’ve come, and how the private sector is increasingly playing a role in these efforts.
The MaGIC Startup Academy Launch- a 5 day event comprising of workshops and mentoring was held recently in their commitment to support budding entrepreneurs. Cheryl Yeoh, CEO of myMaGIC.my gives a recap and key learnings from the event. Joining her is mentor and growth hack guru Neil Patel, co-founder of Crazy Egg, Hello Bar and KISSmetrics.
What does Sun Tzu and ‘The Art of War’ have in common with today’s modern manager? ‘The Art of War’ is based on the Taoist philosophy of ‘objectivity’, where strategy is used to outsmart competitors by being better and faster at tactics. Using these principles, Scott Graham shares the core individual values of strategy and tactics and how to apply them in winning principles that can be incorporated into your business regardless of its size.
Movenbank a US start-up, boasts itself as the world's first real-time mobile money tool allowing users to make payment from your mobile devices as well as providing instantaneous feedback to track expenditure and spending patterns. Technology futurist, Brett King shares why this model is disrupting the industry and consumer visits to physical bank outlets are numbered.