Adaptability is often defined when an individual possesses the flexibility and ability to adapt to change, whilst staying calm and not caving into pressure.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 3, 2019 – Supahands has recently raised an undisclosed sum in its Series A funding led by Patamar Capital, a social venture capital firm focused on Southeast and South Asia, along with Cradle Seed Ventures. Patamar Capital’s investment comes out of its Investing in Women Fund, a fund for women-led businesses which was launched in 2017 in collaboration with the Australian Government’s Investing in Women Initiative. The Malaysian-born tech company’s previous round of fundraising includes investments from 500 Startups, Axiata Digital Innovation Fund as well as Cradle Seed Ventures. Continue Reading
The very first in our SupaHeroes stories is none other than our Chief of Operations/Co-Founder, Susian – our very own SupaSub, who keeps the ball rollin’ here with a massive drive for efficiency.
The digital gig economy has perhaps forever changed the way we work, with more freedom and flexibility than ever, we are now able to work remotely at our own pace while adhering to deadlines. On an unseen level, the disruption brought about change in the daily routines of digital gig workers who are no longer confined to a fixed schedule. Differing from a 9-5 job, one is not tied down to a single task and place for a fixed amount of time every day (not forgetting commuting). However, with more freedom and flexibility comes more responsibility in managing oneself. Given so much flexibility, it’s imperative for one to plan their days ahead, as the nature of digital gig jobs is mainly project based.
Though there are many aspects to planning, this article focuses on two areas: Time and Finances.
“A woman with flaws and imperfections, a woman that once asked why her life seems so impossible to bear, a product of challenges and trials of reality. A sad definition of someone if we think about the norms of society but to her, it is something that she is proud of.”
Those were the words of Elena Luz Vuz Viaje, our featured SupaAgent of the month!
The recent digital revolution has birthed the emergence of the digital gig economy which has made flexible and remote working possible. More people than ever before are now dabbling into the world of digital gig work. As the flexible working trend continues to expand, one important aspect is the shift in the definition of productivity in the digital gig economy context. As with most digital workers, like our SupaAgents who also work remotely, productivity is defined as having to get the most done in the shortest time.
Last month, our Senior Business Developer, Steve scored a ticket to MOVE 2019 (an urban mobility conference) in London.
Read on to find out what are the four things that Steve learnt about Autonomous Vehicles from the conference.
The world of the digital gig economy has been growing exponentially, it is reshaping the nature and our conception of work. As more options arise for one to choose, we are no longer confined to relying on a full-time job to make a living. Continue Reading
Happy New Year! We at Supahands hope everyone has had a good start to the year. Now, it’s that time of the month again, presenting our first featured SupaAgent for 2019 – SupaZealous Aiza, a local Malaysian who hails from the bustling capital, Kuala Lumpur and a mother to three adorable kids.