After a decade long stint in the civil service, Wan Ling realized that home care options were severely lacking in urban cities like Singapore. This led her to set up Caregiver Asia, an online healthcare service aggregator linking freelance caregivers with careseekers. Besides founding the platform, Wan Ling is also an active advocate for freelance caregiver rights. Doyenne.sg speaks to the trailblazer on her drive, what sets Caregiver Asia apart, and keeping a positive mentality.
Getting up early in the morning is a great habit! You can ease into the day, wake your brain and body a bit more slowly, and put some mental energy and work into the problems you need to address. More importantly, it brings you a step closer to the goals you plan to achieve.
When Founder and Managing Director Stephanie Besse first conceived the concept of Forest Adventure over ten years ago, she had one simple goal in mind – to create a fun and exciting outdoor activity for both young and old to enjoy the adrenaline-pumping sense of adventure in Singapore’s natural surrounds.
These days, it is hard to find fairly priced leather that’s functional for men. Retail rentals and brand royalties often lead to markups, which are passed to consumers at a high price. Enter Faire Leather Co., a new age vertically integrated company that runs its own factory and offers direct-to-consumer pricing for functional leather goods.
Doyenne: How did you find out about the Sneaker Laundry?
Andrew Lee: Before the company started I was already washing sneakers on my own. I learn from tutorials online. And then there was a job about being a sneaker technician and I decided to try it out.