My Mentee mentored me

YCMentors 2016 Mentor Azreena wrote a reflective piece on her mentor/mentee journey so far. She highlights communication as making her experience successful. Have a mentorship experience to share? Write to us!

What you didn't know about Palm Oil

Did you know that palm oil is Malaysia's 3rd largest industry after electrical goods and oil and gas? And that Oil palm trees can produce more oil per land than any other oil producing plants? Find out more on the benefits of palm oil and how consumers can benefit from this natural resource!

Pursue Your Mentor

Today marked the launch of YCM’s 2016 Mentorship Programme. Following an enlightening speed-networking event held 2 weeks before, 80 mentees were then matched to 40 mentors and came together to officiate their mentoring relationship at the launch, held at Intercontinental Hotel Kuala Lumpur.

6 Questions with Jahabar Sadiq

Shortly after The Malaysian Insider went offline, YCM Edits caught up with Editor-in-Chief and CEO Jahabar Sadiq for a short interview to get a slightly different perspective of things. Find out more about his background, what his favourite book is and that one career advice that got us contemplating over and over.

6 Questions with Azran Osman Rani

Given the opportunity, I decided to interview Azran (COO of iflix Group and CEO of iflix Malaysia) because he has a wide range of exposure throughout his career life, from from business consultancy (McKinsey) to TV Broadcast (Astro), airline (AirAsia X), and now in IFlix. With all that, I truly believed that he would be able to offer all rounded advice to young graduates and students. 

7 Questions with Datuk Kamarudin Meranun

Quite recently, I was given a chance to get in touch with Datuk Kamarudin Meranun - Executive Chairman of AirAsia Berhad and Group CEO of AirAsia X. I used the opportunity to conduct an interview because Datuk has inspired me a lot and I strongly believe that through this interview, more and more youth will be inspired and motivated to go further in life. This interview also focuses on what to expect in their career life.

The Art of Writing Creatively

How does one write the perfect article? Well, for starters, one should not begin by asking a question. "It's a lazy way of starting an article", said Rubin Khoo, Editor In Chief of PRESTIGE Magazine Malaysia recently at YCM Edits Writing Workshop. Over the next two hours or so, Rubin shared with us the many do's, don'ts and cardinal sins of creative writing.