What makes a good plot twist?


Plot twist, it seems to be everywhere from the television series we follow, to movies, to books, even well... in real life for some of us. But not every plot twist works. The effect can range from mind-blowing to downright insulting. In this episode our hosts explore some memorable plot twists and some that just … Continue reading What makes a good plot twist?

What are the most effective study hacks for students and professionals?


Learning doesn't stop and even the most reluctant need to pick up new skills every once in a while. In this episode we explore some classic studying techniques that worked for our friends as students, and their variants that remain effective for learning and doing things in the workplace. Join us as we reminisce about … Continue reading What are the most effective study hacks for students and professionals?

10 Questions About Pinoy Culture


Pinoy culture, everything seems perfectly fine until you take a step back and start asking why we do what we do or behave in a certain way. In this episode, we had fun asking each other random questions about quirky stuff that are undeniably Filipino, and tried to answer them to the best of our … Continue reading 10 Questions About Pinoy Culture

How do you deal with snowflakes?


Snowflake, if you're not one then you've probably met one. After all, the term is often attached to millennials and we millennials are pretty much everywhere. According to Manila Recruitment's article back in 2017, millennials will make up 50% of the workforce by 2020. In fact, as early as 2015, the Philippine Statistics Office survey … Continue reading How do you deal with snowflakes?

How to accept compliments?


Compliments, how do we deal with them? Some of us simply nod and get on with things. But what if we want to express appreciation? The best way changes from one situation to another and depending on our skills, it could either be a fulfilling moment or just downright awkward. In this episode we share … Continue reading How to accept compliments?

Are rebels really attractive? Why is horror a go-to genre for movie dates?


We are kicking off the show with a chat around dating. We've seen it many time portrayed in movies, do girls really find bad boys attractive? In this episode, Eunice shares her thoughts about this. And from bad boys and teenage dating, Mark brings the conversation to dating in general and why horror movies work … Continue reading Are rebels really attractive? Why is horror a go-to genre for movie dates?

My Zen Guide for Fellow Busy Introverts


Zen, a slang for feeling peaceful and relaxed, a tricky word to add into your vocabulary. Depending on who you surround yourself with, it can either trigger a lengthy discussion on meditation and mental health or simply raise eyebrows. If you've just started getting into activities that will help you achieve zen, you'd probably see … Continue reading My Zen Guide for Fellow Busy Introverts

Hats off to my 30th year in this planet. It was good in unexpected ways.


On November 24, 2020, I turned 31. Next year, my age will no longer be found in the calendar. That's a big deal for most people I know. But I am not most people I know. Sheets of paper often defiled by my father for all sorts of reasons have no influence over how I … Continue reading Hats off to my 30th year in this planet. It was good in unexpected ways.

4 Useful Product Management Frameworks and Models for Starters


So you've been doing product management for quite a while, considering a career shift, or just found out that there's actually a name for your role in your startup where job scopes are often blurry. And naturally, you are looking for a means to be methodical in what you do so you can effectively monitor … Continue reading 4 Useful Product Management Frameworks and Models for Starters