Author Archives: Cheryl Ng, Founder
Four ways we made remote work for us
Seeing remote working become the ‘new normal’ is one of the biggest positives of 2021. As a founder of a company that has embraced it since 2016, it’s exciting to see more businesses start to follow suit. It makes so much sense for a modern company because employees can focus on their job and be …
Why Philippines is our first choice
Significant untapped potential in the Philippines with a large, digitally literate and entrepreneurial society, as well as an MSMB-dominant economy (99.6%) Philippine MSMBs are facing more challenges pivoting to digitalisation compared to larger companies – a digital gap that Lemi for Business can help to fill The Philippines is the starting point for Lemi for …
Are you Zerg or Protoss?
That first response was my CTO. It’s almost impossible to out-nerd my CTO. He too is a millennial and definitely does not live under a rock. Because Starcraft was the game that made e-sports a thing: a multi-billion dollar industry complete with pro-gamers, live streaming, and a re-conceptualisation of what gaming really can mean as …
Move over, asshole.
Without going into detail about companies that make money from the vicious spreading of negativity (creating an echo-chamber of ideas to create radicalized extreme viewpoints, destroying livelihoods in an effort to be “newsworthy”), or from the harvesting of life (whether killing animals for meat or killing trees for wood), there was a point in my …
Raising your first round of capital from friends, family, and fools
Yesterday I spoke to students at a career conference held by my alma mater, and I was asked the question: “How would I go about raising my first round of capital?” It occurred to me that the students had no idea that they were already on the journey to raise their first round of capital.