What is a Hybrid Workplace

Companies offer a wide range of work environments for their workers to help the company run at any given time, especially during natural disasters and health emergencies. Some companies offer full-remote working, while others offer a hybrid workplace setup that allows employees to work in the office and at home. Many tend to confuse hybrid…

Whisper – I Have A Degree That I Don’t Use

*As told to Kally anonymously These days, degrees are like pennies. They are everywhere and nowhere special, unlike 20 or 30 years ago when having a degree gave you an edge over other job applicants. When I started pursuing my social work degree, I thought being a social worker was my divine calling, but the…

Interview with A Fitness & Life Coach

One of the reasons that MiddleMe is such an awesome platform is due to the interaction we get from the diverse audience all over the world. I love that I have readers from Singapore to India all the way to the United Kingdom and United States. From retirees dishing out precious wisdom to essential staff…

What to do If You Lost Your Job During Covid-19 Recession?

Whether you are an entrepreneur or an employee, everyone is affected by coronavirus globally. Businesses that are struggling even before Covid-19 hits, will face difficulty to even stay afloat on the daily operations. While nobody wishes to lose their jobs during this time, without knowing when this pandemic will end, it is best to prepare…

What are Your Goals in Life?

Just a few days back, I have come across an absurd goal of someone who said that his life goal is to ultimately owning a landed property. Mind you, it isn’t a goal he set himself for the next 5 years to achieve but a lifetime goal. It did get me thinking that goals shouldn’t…

Whisper: I’m Pretending To Be Who I Am

I am living a double life. To my coworkers, I’m a happy-go-lucky, cheerful and loud girl who is always beaming with positivity and generosity. I’m always in all of the office gatherings. Friday drinking sessions, I’m the first one there! Annual beer fest, I’m there every year for the past 10 years! Christmas parties, I…