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Game Theory In Crazy Rich Asians: 3 Scenarios To Learn From Rachel Chu

I finally watched Crazy Rich Asians yesterday. It was not bad! With all the hype, what surprised me was the lack of reviews from an economic perspective. There has been some articles like this, positing that it is Chinese culture which prompted Rachel to willingly lose in the mahjong game. While there is some truth to…

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How To Make Money In A Sustainable Manner: “What is” Vs “What Should Be”

I haven’t been writing for a very long time on The Hieno! This is because I haven’t had anything to consolidate until today. And I had been putting much of my priority in building up IKIGUIDE. You might have noticed also that I’ve changed the template to my blog–the blog archive page is still buggy,…

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Why Is The Vienna Boys Choir So Popular Globally? Interview With Iris Koh

Today, we have the huge privilege of catching up with Iris Koh, an accomplished pianist, music director, choral conductor, vocal coach and composer. Iris has worked extensively with the local and international schools in Singapore with experiences in choral, classroom, piano and voice methodologies. In this feature, Iris shares with us about what she has been…

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Autumn Photoshoot With Jenni Aho Photography

Last week we had an Finnish autumn photography session with Jenni Aho (Of Jenni Aho Photography) and it was so much fun! I’m writing this post today to brides who sometimes end up on this blog after googling “pre-wedding photography in Finland“, so I thought it might be a good idea to show you what…

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How About Joanna Dong for National Day 2018? ;)

WOW PEOPLE. What a stunning performance by Joanna Dong! ♡ Jay & Joanna! ♡~ | 周杰伦 x 董姿彥 Even though she didn’t make it to top two, her performance was such a huge accomplishment on so many levels! ^^ Personally I hope she sings for Singapore in NDP 2018! (Hey NDP2018 organizers, let’s make this…

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The FamiLEE Saga: A Non-Emotional Analysis Of Why I Support PM Lee

Hey folks! This post is on the logical, non-emotional analysis of why I support PM Lee. Singaporeans have been really riled up about this issue, so I thought I will write something logical and rational about it. In the previous post, I wrote that the various parties in this FamiLEE saga were very consistent in…