AHEAD OF THE CURVE
AGOS Asia on Accounting and Finance: Climb Higher As Robots Take Over
As automation takes on more transactional activities, is finance within an organisation then made redundant? Quite the contrary, says AGOS Asia’s Joon Teoh. Finance, she says will simply shift its focus, while talents should step into a business partner role, if done right.
March 21, 2019
PERSEVERENCE THROUGH DISABILITY
Afiq Barni: Able-bodied One Moment, Paraplegic The Next, Tragedy and Travail Before Triumph
Mohd Afiq Barni had a normal life until a tragic accident that changed his life forever. He lost the ability to use his legs but that did not stop him from driving. In fact, he started a company to empower those who are similarly disabled like him and contribute back to society.
March 19, 2019
Spinefit: More Than A Snap, Crackle and Pop
Spinefit is spreading the message of non-invasive treatment for various conditions but an essential goal for them is to teach and re-educate the public about their bodies through Chiropractic and Physiotherapy.
March 18, 2019
First It Was Izwa, Now It Is Gupta, Thanks To Yuna
Falling out with a friend in his first fashion label did not deter Syomir Izwa from picking up the pieces and bouncing back. Dressing Yuna in a hood helped – as it gave rise to his rebirth as Syomirizwa Gupta.
March 16, 2019
SIMPLE AS ABC?
RM10, A Mobile Phone, A Tip From Dr Nazri Khan - Hello Wall Street
Phillip Capital Management Malaysia Senior VP Datuk Dr Nazri Khan says the tools are now available even for the kampung 'makcik' and 'pakcik' to punt on NASDAQ and NYSE and ride on the Monster Stock wave.
March 14, 2019
Esports: No One Dared To Back Such A Risky, Untapped Venture But Now Shown To Have Huge Potential
The grand prize for DOTA 2 in 2018 was RM100 million. Individuals championing these games are as young as 16-years old. The Academy of Esports co-founder and CEO Kendrick Tan shares with AWANI Review’s Mariam Azmi about this new generation of sports.
March 12, 2019
Vach Pillutla: Setting Al-Ikhsan On A Target of Hattricks
Bagging a hattrick is a coveted goal in sports. Al-Ikhsan Sports CEO Vach Pillutla aims to increase profitability three times in the next three years as a prerequisite to set it on a route to going public. It is also banking on its three pillars to sustain the home-grown sporting goods company on a path of sustainable growth.
March 11, 2019
An App That Gets Rid Of 'Jaga Kereta' Parking Pests
JomParking founder and CEO Muhamad Nasir Habizar wants to take the hassle out of paying for parking. He tells AWANI Review’s Mariam Azmi how the app will drive the 'jaga kereta' menace away from our streets.
March 08, 2019
THE MALAY LEADERSHIP MYSTIQUE
Vaseehar Hassan: Feudalism And The Stifling Of The Malay Mind
Tun Dr Mahathir’s Harvard Club speech berating Malays for failing to prosper from the New Economic Policy and asking for more persuaded banker-turned-executive coach Datuk Vaseehar Hassan to posit a doctoral thesis on the mystique of Malay leadership.
March 07, 2019
Karoli Hindriks: A Sojourn In Langkawi, Jobbatical Sets Digital Talents Free
Estonian entrepreneur Karoli Hindriks tells how a tranquil island getaway gave her the idea for a startup catering to global placement of digital talents .
March 06, 2019