How to work in corporate life and not sell your soul

Corporate life

Some people may have the intrinsic realization that there are more to life than climbing the corporate ladder. However, one gets confused and torn when the people and media are portraying trying to convince us otherwise. If you have been feeling that, this article is for you. Perhaps you may resonate with my life experience [...]

Prudential agents rally against cut in commission

Commission cuts uncertainty- what you can do about it

Today I saw the news that about 4000 agents are rallying due to the announcement by Prudential Malaysia to implement commission cuts. This is now being actively discussed in a LowYat forum thread. I am seeing more and more of such trends everywhere- regardless of whether you are a fully salaried worker or a sales [...]

Should you resign from your job to be a stay at home mom?

Art teacher

A dear friend of mine made the conscious choice to resign from her corporate job to concentrate on raising her kids. She is very intelligent with good academic results and worked for a well known company. But as she become a mother, she felt she wanted to give the best to her children. It has [...]

Should you become a mutual fund or direct selling agent?

Become an agent

I am sure you have been approached by friends from direct selling companies, mutual funds, insurance and real estate agents who tried to sell you the ‘dream’ of earning unlimited passive income. They promised that you usually need to work hard initially but once you are established, the money will follow. Usually it would be [...]

Should you just quit your job and go travelling?

quit job to go travelling?

I believe there must be a number of people out there who are seriously thinking of resigning from their jobs go either go for a lower paying job or go travelling. Since I have experience quiting my job and end up going for travelling, let me share my experience with you: Actually, as I have [...]