Wan Phing Lim

Writer . Editor . Author

Tag Archives: work

What kind of worker are you?

At the RE:UNION conference in KL last month, I heard a message about the difference between a roster worker and a vision worker. • A roster worker is always tired, … Continue reading

July 25, 2012 · Leave a comment

On rushing in a finite world

One morning on my usual walk to work in Raffles Place, the central business district of Singapore, I spotted these two ads by Chevron Building. The first ad by Bumitama … Continue reading

June 11, 2012 · Leave a comment

My Insights personality

Recently at work, our Human Resources department conducted an Insights personality profiling for all employees. Based on 50 short questions we had to answer, the result was a 16-page booklet … Continue reading

June 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

The List

“Truth is, there’s no one that can do what I do. Including her. Any of the other choices would have found that job impossible and the magazine would have suffered. … Continue reading

October 29, 2011 · Leave a comment

A dress a day

A dress a day makes five days in the office: Monday New Look £25, bought circa 2007 Tuesday BCBG Max Azria, hand-me-down Wednesday Flowery dress, hand-me-down Thursday Forever21, RM 190 … Continue reading

October 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

Under pressure

God’s word is alive, perfect and timely; it is speaking to me again at a time when I need to hear him most. A time when I feel under pressure, … Continue reading

August 23, 2011 · 1 Comment

Stop it sour grapes

Despite sulking all week about life in Singapore, I have decided to be thankful for all the good things that have been lavished upon me: 1. Won a beautiful lady’s … Continue reading

May 30, 2011 · Leave a comment

‘I asked for clean, athletic, smiling. She sent me dirty, tired and paunchy’

These are the infamous words uttered by the notorious Miranda Priestley, editor of Runway magazine in The Devil Wears Prada (2006). And that’s exactly how I felt today with the … Continue reading

May 7, 2011 · 2 Comments

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