Middle Matters

Whether you're a new manager, C-suite or founder, it's what happens in the 'messy middle' that makes the most impact. Here are stories from the frontlines of hypergrowth across the world's fastest-growing cities.

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Jun 22, 2022

Inspired to Inspire with ADA’s Head of Business Development

Piyanuch (Tu) Kangwankijwanich discovered the value of pairing direction with hard work. Here’s how she's inspiring others to find their direction too.
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Jun 17, 2022

Creating an Open Culture with Omise’s Head of People Operations

Francesco Diomaiuta shares how you can start leading by example to build a culture of openness and trust.
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Jun 14, 2022

Nurturing Talent with Mekari’s Head Of Customer Experience

Diana Octavia began her managerial journey by learning what it means to embrace the unique perspectives of those she was leading. Here’s how she did it.
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Jun 9, 2022

Mindset Transformation with Investree (Sahabat Bisnis)’s Chief Product Officer

When Jaka Wiradisuria closed the doors on his first startup, he had to rethink what he thought he knew. Here’s how he found the answers.
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Jun 2, 2022

Humanising Business with Qoala’s VP of Operations

Jonathan Ong shares how Qoala’s mission of humanising insurance for Southeast Asia also means doing it from within. Here’s how he's getting it done.
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May 27, 2022

Senior Vice President of Marketing at HappyFresh on Why “If It’s Easy, Don’t Do It”

David Lim shares pivotal moments of his career, from following his curiosity to steering marketing at Southeast Asia's fastest-growing online grocery platform
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May 20, 2022

Alignment through Mediation

Nafinia Putra talks about navigating and sustaining growth in high-pressure hypergrowth environments where speed is the measure of success
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May 11, 2022

Management Maturity: Choosing Paths and Bridging Gaps

Michael Mucci shares how he found success in the global gaming and eSports space and helps others carve their own paths.
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May 5, 2022

Mapping Whitespace - A Marketer's Journey

How do you elevate the quality of your marketing campaigns? Are the numbers and metrics achieved the be-all and end-all?
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Apr 29, 2022

Tapping into SEA’s Data Talent

Transitioning from software engineer to data leader on a mission to 'Make Joy Happen’ for millions of people through positive online shopping experiences
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Apr 22, 2022

Value Creation: The Core of Operational Excellence

Kong Lee shares his insights on why we have to stop associating managers with managing people, but rather managing outcomes.
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Apr 20, 2022

Startup Growth Spurt: Scaling up Through a Merger

Anto Lawrence shares his first-hand experience with managing exponential growth, adjusting to fast-paced transitions and strategies for unifying teams across large organisations
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