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July 31, 2018

3 Homegrown Startups To Look Out For

In this blog post, I’d like to share about three homegrown startups with huge potential for success (in my opinion). In any business, the key “make or break” factors that determine whether it wi...

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May 30, 2018

Happy Birthday, AdEasy!

AdEasy turns one this year. The truth is, there were many years of sweat, tears, and money (funded by Therine and I) invested in this idea prior to the birth of the AdEasy brand. October 2013 was when...

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October 25, 2017

Media owner talk: Valens Subramaniam, CEO of iCab

We’re aware of mobile transit advertising; we see vehicles around the city plastered with various ads on them from the latest food deals in town, the new mall that has opened or the latest blockbust...

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September 29, 2016

5 reasons why startup CEOs should never be late

Generally, Malaysians are not the best when it comes to keeping time. For startup CEOs, it can be especially challenging to show up on time when there is a company to run, a long list of to-dos and a ...

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May 26, 2016

7 tips to supercharge your tiny startup event booth

One of the things that drives me totally bonkers at any fair or event I’m exhibiting at is the nagging feeling that I’ve forgotten something. You’ve planned the event for so long and focused so ...

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May 23, 2016

How to prepare for a startup event in another country

I’ll be honest. Participating in startup events can be tiring. You are on your feet the whole day, and you’ll often find yourself repeating the same few lines over and over again explaining what y...

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February 12, 2016

Where are all the mad women?

Last November, Therine and I were invited to a live radio interview on Traxx FM’s Breakfast with the CEO segment. We were asked about AdEasy, entrepreneurship, and going into business as women. I fo...

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February 1, 2016

Dear business owners, marketing and sales are NOT the same thing

Image Credit: Getty Images During a dinner party some time back, I witnessed a puzzling exchange. One of the guests was telling us about his role in sales when someone else quipped in excitedly: “We...

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October 20, 2015

What’s the last ad you remember seeing?

In 2013, Therine and I were still taking lessons at the BizSmart Academy as one of the young companies just starting out. Back then, all we had was an idea. Our company didn’t even have a name. ...

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June 25, 2015

How AdEasy began: A Media salesperson’s story

Being a small advertiser is not easy. Before I started my own advertising agency, I was a sales rep for major media owners in Malaysia. I serviced clients big and small, and it’s true: small adve...

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