Biography of the Author Grace Yeoh

Grace Yeoh

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  1. what is the biggest turn off in dating profiles

    Commentary: There is rarely a right time to talk about your mental health when you’re dating – but do it anyway

    Being upfront with the people you date at the start might scare them off – or it can create a strong foundation for the relationship. The trick is ...
  2. how to know if freelance work is right for you Singapore CNA Lifestyle green

    Commentary: Cure to burnout requires a pervasive culture of rest

    In burnout culture, we’re constantly doing. To cultivate a similar culture of rest, perhaps we should reframe rest as something we need to ...
  3. Office workers at Raffles Place (1)

    Job-hunting in a pandemic: Are Singaporeans too entitled? Employers too exploitative?

    The recession has forced adjustments on career demands and expectations. The uncertainty is unprecedented, but it has also resurfaced a timeless ...
  4. A serving of regular instant noodles surrounded by healthier versions.

    Are healthier instant noodles really healthy? After the hype come the checks

    The healthier versions of this traditional favourite have gained in popularity among consumers in Singapore. But are these alternatives just ...
  5. Renovation design commentary

    Commentary: Why do we love judging other people’s home renovations?

    Buying a home and deciding how to pimp it out is a deeply personal decision, not least because renovation alone might cost a bomb. Even then, the ...
  6. Simulated street outreach that Aldrich Jai Kishen (left) can embark on at any hour of the day.

    To help Singapore’s youth at risk, these outreach workers must hit the streets, and fit in

    Through art and music, the workers aim to get youths to express themselves and open up about their problems. But befriending them is the first ...
  7. Samuel, who is a prepper in Singapore, with one of his sons, ready for a pandemic and much more.

    Ever ready for an apocalypse: Inside the minds of doomsday preppers in Singapore

    Prepping is not about hoarding food or training for a zombie outbreak. Instead, a prepper’s mentality is about expecting the unexpected and having ...
  8. It’d be nice if we could collectively call for friendship timeouts.

    Commentary: COVID-19 has killed some friendships - but that’s okay

    Not having to attend obligatory meetups during the circuit breaker period made me reconsider certain friendships and why I’d kept them going for ...
  9. corner office with view

    Commentary: I’ve been career oriented my whole life, until the COVID-19 pandemic took my ambition

    Being ambitious has always been a virtue, but we’ve never paused to think about where we get our ideas of ambition from or why we even aspire ...
  10. A tourist wearing a protective face mask takes photos at the Merlion Park in Singapore

    Commentary: I used to think a staycation was a poor alternative for being overseas. Then I took one

    For many of us itching to travel again, a staycation is the best compromise for now. Not only do you get to relax, you can also skip the stress of ...