More than providing a roof over the head

A child from the Hiichiikok Foundation Home For Children Care offering words of encouragement to her friend during a dental check-up at the SEGi Oral Health Centre

Taking care of kids is a heavy responsibility. You not only need to feed and clothe them but educate them and provide for their emotion and mental well being. When we set up the Hiichiikok Foundation Home For Children Care, we knew it’s not just providing a roof over the heads of these underprivileged children…. Read more >>

SEGi’s valued corporate partnership

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In business, before we can sell something, we need to know what the market wants. Customers or clients will only pay for something they want, not something we think they want. This is why we often put ourselves in the client’s’ shoes in order to understand them better. In SEGi University Group, we do not… Read more >>

Thriving through innovation

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When running a business, it is very important to set ourselves apart from the competition. That “something extra” which you hope would give you the edge is what the marketing gurus call “unique selling points” or USPs. It can be an additional feature in the goods or services, more attractive pricing or that sense of… Read more >>

Finding the silver lining like most entrepreneurs

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Throughout my corporate journey, I am not one to easily let external circumstances wear me down. On the contrary, I try to find a silver lining in each obstacle. While many business are affected by the economic uncertainty and depreciating ringgit, SEGi University Group try to turn the seemingly gloomy situation to our advantage. We… Read more >>

The kids who did me proud

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I had written before about how the Hiichiikok Foundation’s Home For Children Care had given underprivileged kids a second chance in their lives. Having came from a poor family myself, I know how important it is to be given a leg-up. Many of these kids in the Home came from broken homes, replete of love… Read more >>

Landing a good deal

Some of HCK Properties’ projects. Clockwise from top left: Education Enclave, Roppongi and Setia Alam Educity

One of HCK Capital Group Bhd’s key businesses is property investment and development. It is the diversified Group’s main driving force, and helps enhance its corporate image of strength and reliability. In the property business, having a sizeable landbank is very important. Without it, a property company would not be able to sustain its growth…. Read more >>

Learning at one’s PACE

With PACE, it'll be easier to strike a work-life balance

In this day and age where information is power and knowledge can give one the edge in one’s career path, many working adults are heading back to the classrooms. Many want to keep themselves up to speed with the latest developments in the fields they work in. They hope this will make them better employees…. Read more >>

Staying on top of things

One needs to be flexible and versatile to survive in the corporate world

The corporate sector is always fluid, more so as globalisation becomes more intense. Developments like war or market crashes happening halfway across the world could drastically impact businesses locally, thanks to technology which allows information to be disseminated worldwide almost instantly. It is crucial that entrepreneurs stay on top of things to survive and thrive… Read more >>

CENBET – promoting healthy public discourse

CENBET is speaking up to make tomorrow a better place for our kids

Reading the news can be depressing these days. Many of the news item that hog the headlines either harp on racial or religious sentiments, or about public leakages brought about by incompetence or outright corruption. Visit any news portals or even flip the newspapers, and you can read about one community running down another. This… Read more >>

Building strength

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In the corporate world, a key element that projects strength and confidence is the assets one owns. This is especially true where buildings are concerned. Beautiful structures that stand out from the rest lend corporations an identity and become a talking point not only among the business community, but also the public. The Trump Tower… Read more >>