Over the past few years, finding alternative means to earn a living has gained its popularity as a solid career choice, with more and more people signing up to be drivers for ride sharing apps, freelancers who are not tied down to any particular company or even errand runners executing physical microtasks during the day. It could be the flexibility of working time, effort, or location that draws people in. But for Dewi, being a SupaAgent was for a special cause. Continue Reading
It was 3 days before Hari Raya that Hana Fauzi was selected by our Project Managers as the SupaAgent of the month of June. We immediately contacted her to announce this award, and to our surprise, she is expecting a baby soon! It felt to us as if all these were God’s blessing for Hari Raya; It was truly an amazing experience, and an honour for us Supahands to present this. Continue Reading
The SupaAgent of the Month initiative was started to recognise and appreciate the people behind the work that we do for our clients. To kick things off in May 2017, it is our pleasure to introduce SupaAgent Kellyn who is praised by our Project Managers for being “super reliable” and consistently doing “an awesome job”. Find out more about this SupaMum and be prepared to be wowed!
Every business needs to generate leads at some point in order to push for more sales, widen your network and increase awareness about your brand. In order to make the most efficient use of your time, you need to ensure that your initial funnel is wide enough. Here are some handy tips that we here at Supahands sometimes use to generate leads for our clients.
Supplycart is a Malaysian company that can help you source, procure, manage, and restock your office needs, from food in the pantry to stationery. Last week, we invited them to “invade” Supahands HQ in Bangsar South with the thing that they’re known for – fresh fruits, healthy and delicious snacks and plenty of industry knowledge to share. As we cozied up on our beanbags and exchanged ideas whilst munching on crunchy fresh apples, it became clear to us that this was a very insightful session that we’re happy to host in SupHQ. Here’s a quick recap of what went down.
Being a stay-at-home parent is a full-time job that doesn’t come with a full-time paycheck. Thankfully, there are ways to earn money without leaving the house or sacrificing your time with the kids. However, it is hard to swim through all the information and scams that are on the internet when looking for a solid way to do so. With that in mind, we put together a list of unique jobs that are perfect for stay-at-home mums (or dads).
So, what is it like to work with a startup? What can you expect? Previously, we shared an article about the benefits of working in a startup environment that you can check out. To add, Supahands’ Community Manager, Su Yin Voon, had a talk at Sunway University to share her first hand experience working with one – us! If you’re considering being part of the startup community, here are 6 things for you to ponder on.
If you’re managing an office, you will find this article useful to keep track of your office stationery supplies. People often think furniture, electronic gears and employees are enough to run an office, but most missed out on office supplies. There’s a long list of office stationery, when you’re setting up an office (depends on the gears you have). Therefore, keeping track of your office supplies is crucial so you don’t have unexpected moments of running out of paper, printer toner, pens or even adhesive when you need them. Here are the top 3 tips in keeping your office stationery supplies on point.
As an individual or a corporation, everyone has the responsibility to give back to the community – one way or another. Typically the thought of a CSR effort makes one automatically assume that a monetary contribution is in order, but donating money isn’t the only way to make the world a better place. Giving back also can be contributions in the form of your time and effort to a community that’s in need. Getting in the spirit of giving and wanting to start the year with good vibes, Supahands recently joined Kechara Soup Kitchen (KSK) to help with their regular food drives for the less fortunate around central Kuala Lumpur.
Being a successful business owner requires a mix of characteristics that are both innate and learnt. However, there are a few characteristics many entrepreneurs have in common. Do you have any of these traits? Maybe you were born to be an entrepreneur. If you don’t – no worries. Good thing is they can all be picked up with some practice.
Our SupaBoss, Mark Koh, was recently invited to Malaysia Business Student Summit 2017 (MBSS), organised by Universiti Malaya, to be part of the panel for its symposium – Create Opportunities: The Inner Dimensions of Entrepreneurship and Sustainable Business. Other speakers involved were Tan Ban Eu, co-founder of Offpeak and Boat Noodle’s founder & CEO, Tony Lim.
Moderated by Feixiang Lim, CEO of Major Drop, we found the panel discussion very informative and engaging. Here’s a handy roundup of what we’ve learnt from it. Some of which also act as a reminder for those among us who are going on the path to be entrepreneurs.