Blocked Chained

Many businesses, companies have perished to the uprise of technology. How many of us still uses one of these? And how many of us had depended on these about 20 years ago? Street directories, maps are once the go-to, must have item in every household. Where did it go? How had Google Maps kicked it […]


Long queues! Long waiting times. Hundreds of people willing to stand in line and maybe even pay a premium for it. Signs of good business, innovative product, excellent taste and quality that attracts the crowd to put them in line. One branch opened after another with the same phenomenon, long queues. Every time I walk […]

The Only One

How a brand helped built a country. Company Old Gold has been around for more than a hundred years, and their brand is often referred to as the category, it’s like how this part of the world would casually say “Maggi Mee” when we refer to the category of Instant Noodles, or “Scotch Tape” when […]

醉拳 The Drunken Fist

“Financial advice” these days… Does not seem to have changed much from thirty years ago: What is the role you are playing consciously or inadvertently? We prefer to buy quality companies that can grow however way rather than sell hysterically based on how a whimsical maniac makes supposedly critical decisions, what about you? The […]

5000 Years

History is a great tool for learning. It makes up for personal lack of experience and it is how mankind could advance exponentially. Most of our modern society has made most of its advancement in only the last century. A decimal in our recorded/written history. The earliest unwritten history dates back to Mesopotamia 10,000 BC […]