The Spirit and Personality of What We Wear

HOW we dress speaks of who we are, our personality, and even our profession.

Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, for instance, would never sport an Issey Miyake black turtleneck, the kind that gave Steve Jobs that quintessential look of a relaxed yet stylish tech geek and entrepreneur rolled into one. As a leader of a country, whose national colors are red and white, it is natural for him to wear shirts that echo those very colors you find on the state flag. Continue reading


When Work and Play Are One

JOHN Jameson makes a compelling observation about how, in happy fortunate cases, the line between work and play is blurred. The lucky few in this world who experience this work-play overlap are those who have found their true calling, regardless of their field—folks such as professional sportsmen like Tiger Woods for instance, or tech geeks like Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg, or even businessmen-turned-politicians like Donald Trump. Continue reading